Dosher CEO to Retire, New Chief Executive Officer Appointed

SOUTHPORT, NC — Dr. Brad Hilaman of Dosher Memorial Hospital has announced his plans to retire in December, stepping down as CEO and Chief Medical Officer. Dosher today announced that its Board of Trustees has appointed Lynda Stanley as President and Chief Executive Officer. This leadership transition will become effective upon Dr. Hilaman’s retirement in December. Dr.…

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Dosher Recognized with America’s Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement Award™

Superior clinical outcomes in knee and hip replacements SOUTHPORT, N.C. — Dosher Memorial Hospital was recently recognized as one of Healthgrades® America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement in 2021™.  This designation was based on Healthgrades’ evaluation of hospital performance using objective quality measures including clinical outcomes and patient safety, as well as patient experience.…

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Dosher appoints new Chief Financial Officer

Southport — Brandon Hughes, CPA, has been appointed as the new Chief Financial Officer at Dosher Memorial Hospital. Mr. Hughes joined Dosher in January 2017 as the Director of Finance with key areas of focus including the annual budget, cost reports, reimbursement, and audits. Mr. Hughes, who has over 15 years of experience in healthcare…

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Dosher Welcomes New Chief Nursing Officer

SOUTHPORT – Dosher Memorial Hospital welcomes Catherine Mohr, RN, DNP, NEA-BC as the new Chief Nursing Officer.  Ms. Mohr has an extensive background as a senior healthcare executive with over 26 years in both large academic medical centers as well as community hospitals.  Ms. Mohr came to Dosher after serving as the Executive Vice President/System…

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Dosher Earns ISO 9001 Quality Certification for Healthcare

SOUTHPORT – Dosher Memorial Hospital has recently earned their ISO 9001:2015 certification.  The ISO 9001 standard is a quality management certification which promotes adaptation of a process approach and demonstrates commitment to consistency, continual improvement, and patient satisfaction.  The ISO 9001 standard for healthcare provides a model for a quality management system which focuses on…

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Dosher Announces Latest “Triple E” Recipient

SOUTHPORT— Mark Herzog, PTA, a Physical Therapy Assistant in the Dosher Therapy Department, is the latest recipient of the Dosher Memorial Hospital Employees Exceeding Excellence, “Triple E” Award. Herzog has been with Dosher for 17 years and has worked in his field for 21. In the words of his colleagues, Mark, “Goes above and beyond…

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Dosher Foundation Welcomes New Development Specialist

SOUTHPORT – The Dosher Memorial Hospital Foundation recently welcomed Toni McAndrews as the new Foundation Development Specialist.  Ms. McAndrews has an extensive background in fund raising, event planning, and marketing and public relations with several non-profit agencies in both NC and FL.  In her new role, Ms. McAndrews will work closely with Lynda Stanley, President…

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Dosher Appoints Manager of Therapy Services

SOUTHPORT – Dosher Memorial Hospital has appointed Scott Passingham, MPT, to the role of Manager of Therapy Services. Scott received his Master’s in Physical Therapy from East Carolina University in May, 2000 and has been a part of the Therapy team at Dosher since April, 2006. In his new role, Scott will oversee all Physical…

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Dosher Launches The Use of Robotic Arm Assisted Surgery for Total Knee Replacements

SOUTHPORT – Dosher Memorial Hospital is the first hospital in the region to utilize robotic arm assisted surgery for total knee replacements.  This advancement in joint replacement surgery transforms the way total knee replacements are performed.  Total knee replacements in the United States are expected to increase 189% by 2030, yet studies have shown that approximately…

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