Maggie Gill’s Rise To The Helm Of Memorial Health Leadership

Maggie Gill is the President and CEO of Memorial Health, an academic medical center with a capacity of 604 beds. Memorial University Medical Centre (MUMC) serves patients in the regions around southern South Carolina and South East Georgia. Maggie joined the hospital in 2004 as the Vice President of managed care and finance, and she was promoted to the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO) about a year later. Gill became the president and CEO of Memorial Health in 2011.

Gill worked at Tenet South Florida Health system as the chief financial officer for five years prior to joining Memorial Health. She worked at Coral Gables Hospital in Coral Gables, North Shore Medical Centre in Miami and Palmetto General Hospital in Hialeah, during her stay at Tenet. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from Florida State University and an MBA from Saint Leo University. Gill finished her strategic thinking and management coursework at Wharton School.

At MUMC, Gill is in charge of trauma services, facilities management, corporate communications, financial assistance, perioperative services, the Heart & Vascular Institute, Neuroscience and orthopedic programs, Memorial Health University Physicians (MHUP), internal audit, government relations and physician relations. She also provides leadership for all senior and junior staff at the hospital. Maggie Gill appeared on the 2016 135 Non-profit Hospital and Health System CEOs to Know.

MUMC Eon Health Medicare Advantage Plan Partnership

MUMC and Eon Health have partnered to roll out a new Medicare Advantage Plan for South Carolina low country and Southeast Georgia residents. The new plan comes with lower co-pays on pharmacy benefits and zero-dollar premiums. The program will be available during the 2016 open enrollment period which is currently underway. Patients with chronic illnesses and the dually eligible will be covered in the special needs program of the plan. CEO of Memorial Health Maggie Gill promised to work with the patients and help them lead a healthy lifestyle by providing quality health care services and praised Eon Health’s emphasis on preventive care.

16th Annual Health Care Heroes Awards

The Annual Health Care Heroes Awards acknowledge individuals who have devoted their careers to improving the well-being and physical health of the society. The Memorial Health team received seven awards from Georgia Medical Society for outstanding performance in service to the community. The winners MUMC were in the following categories; Physicians Lifetime Achievement (2 Winners), Institutions/Organizations (MUMC Infectious Disease Response Team), Community Outreach (2 Winners), Health Care Education (The Teen Drivers Program) and Health Care Innovation (The Primary Care Accelerated Course Program).