Category: Health Leaders

Maggie Gill Clears the Air on Memorial Health Partnership with the Novant Health

Maggie Gill is the current Chief Executive Officer and the President of Memorial Health. Her experience in the operations and finance has contributed to her immense success in making the Memorial Health one of the best healthcare facilities in Georgia. Maggie Gill completed her bachelor’s degree in English Language and Literature/letter from Florida State University in 1993. She continued with her masters’ degree in business administration at Saint Leo University from 1996 to 1998.

Career Background

Maggie Gill joined Tenet Healthcare in 1994 as the Chief Financial Officer. Her good work at the South Florida healthcare facility won her the Outstanding CFO award in 2001, 2002, and 2003. In 2004, Maggie Gill left Tenet Healthcare and joined Memorial University Medical Center (MUMC) as the vice president in charge of finance. In the following year, she got a promotion to the Chief Operating Officer position. In 2011, the board members at MUMC named her the president and CEO of Memorial Health.

Maggie Hill has also worked with other hospitals and healthcare facilities such as the Coral Gables and North Shore Medical Center. Maggie Gill has also been a member of the board at Union Mission, Georgia Hospital Association, and Georgia Chamber of Commerce. She was also an associate professor of medical education and a board member at Mercer University.

Maggie Gill duties

Maggie Gill has worked hand in hand with his subordinates in realizing the hospital’s goal. She has used her vast knowledge and experience in finance in internal auditing and providing financial assistance at MUMC. Maggie Gill is in charge of the corporate communications, government relations, physical relations, and the general management of the facility. She works with the vice president, SVP, and the physicians at the facility in overseeing the orthopedic services, trauma services, the Heart, and Vascular Institute as well as the neuroscience programs.

Novant Health Partnership

Early in 2016, Memorial Health officials had spent some time negotiating a contract with the Novant Health. This brought up some rumors that the negotiations were on the acquisitions of the Memorial Healthcare by Novant Health. However, Maggie Gill came forward stating that the two health care facilities were negotiating on a partnership instead. The collaboration between the two aims at helping the facilities adapt to the Affordable Care Act, which is becoming a bit challenging for the hospital business. This collaboration will also result in more job creation and financial stability for the two facilities.