Western Maine Health Vice President of Quality & Safety, Kathy Bonney, RN, MSN, was pleased to announce that her department has recently hired Martha Holden as Quality & Safety Specialist for Stephens Memorial Hospital (SMH).
Martha brings over 30 years of medical experience to her new position. She began her career working for physicians at SMH as a medical assistant before becoming the Director of Quality Management at Bridgton Hospital. Most recently, Martha was the Medical Staff Coordinator at Bridgton Hospital. Her previous knowledge of quality improvement will be invaluable to her new position at SMH. Martha will be tasked with reducing overall patient safety risks and improving safety and patient satisfaction throughout the hospital.
Martha comes to SMH with a medical assistant degree from Thomas College; a Bachelor of Health Care Administration from St. Joseph's College; and a Masters degree in Management with a concentration in Health Administration from New England College.
Bonney, says "We are pleased to have Martha join our department. With her breadth of experience she will be a valued member of the Quality & Safety team."
Martha resides in North Bridgton with her husband Bob. They have 3 sons and a grandson.