Maggie Gill is an exceptional example of a woman making great strides in the Medical and Health fields.From 2011 to present, she is president and (CEO) of Memorial Health. Maggie Gill joined Memorial University Medical Center as vice president of finance/managed care in 2004. She became chief operating officer in 2005.Prior to that position, Gill spent five years as chief financial officer at Tenet South Florida Health system. Maggie Gill received the Tenet Outstanding CFO award three times. During her tenure with Tenet,she worked at Palmetto General Hospital in Hialeah, Fla.; North Shore Medical Center in Miami; and Coral Gables Hospital in Coral Gables, Fla. Maggie Gill earned her bachelor’s degree at Florida State University and earned her MBA at Saint Leo University in Florida. She also completed course work at Wharton School in strategic thinking and management.
In her job experience, Gill provides leadership for all executives and leaders at MUMC. She is also directly responsible for physician interactions, government relations, internal audit, Memorial Health University Physicians, orthopedic and neuroscience programs, the Heart & Vascular Institute, perioperative services, financial assistance, corporate communications, facilities management, and trauma services.
The Georgia Medical Society presented its 16th Annual Health Care Heroes Awards on Tuesday, November 1st. Organizations and individuals nominated heroes in six categories: health care innovation, health care education, community outreach, institution/organization, allied health professionals, and physician lifetime achievement.The Memorial Health team received seven awards. The Health Care Hero award winners from Memorial Health were:
Health Care Innovation: The Primary Care Accelerated Track Program, a collaboration between the Mercer University and the Memorial Health Family Medicine Residency Program.
Health Care Education: Teen Drivers Program to educate new drivers and their parents about motor vehicle safety.
Community Outreach, two winners: Jimmy Gordon, safety officer and regional emergency coordinator at Memorial University Medical Center; Dwaine and Cynthia Willett, supporters of the Dwaine & Cynthia Willett Children’s Hospital of Savannah at Memorial University Medical Center.
Institutions/Organizations: Infectious Disease Response Team at Memorial University Medical Center.
Physicians Lifetime Achievement, two winners: Carl Boyd, M.D.,former trauma surgeon of the Level 1 trauma center at Memorial University Medical Center; Linda Sacks, M.D., former neonatologist and leader of the Level III neonatal intensive care nursery at Memorial University Medical Center.Maggie Gill is an intricate part of all the success of the leadership team. And there is no question about Ms. Gill’s dedication to the organization.