Alumni On Belay
The Maine Health Management Coalition has hired Lorrie Marquis Potvin, MSM, HLD V alum, as director of its health care measurement and public reporting initiatives, otherwise known as Pathways to Excellence.
As program director, Marquis Potvin will manage the coalition’s efforts to measure and publicly report health care quality and cost data on primary care practices, specialists, practice groups and hospitals. She will coordinate the PTE steering committees comprised of key stakeholders, including providers, purchasers, health plan representatives and consumers, who have guided the PTE initiatives.
Marquis Potvin comes to the coalition from St. Mary’s Health System in Lewiston, where she served as the director of strategic planning and chronic disease service lines. Since 2006, she held positions of increasing responsibility within the St. Mary’s Health System, during which time she developed extensive leadership and strategic planning qualifications.
Penobscot Valley Hospital CEO and HLD I alum, Dave Shannon, has resigned his position to take a job in Pennsylvania and be closer to his family. He will work as CEO of Jersey Shore Hospital of Jersey Shore, Pa. The new job will allow him to be closer to family in an area a few hours from where he grew up.