[4/24/19] LCCH Board Meeting

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Yesterday’s meeting of the Lake Chelan Community Hospital Governing Board included a big step for the new hospital, the review of the Space Program Recommendation from the Facility Steering Committee:

With that approval, work will begin on actual plans and design of the new hospital.

Other agenda items included major recruitment goals, new affiliations and partnerships, as well as the idea of adjusting staffing cycled from static year round to more of a flex program. The hospital recently went through a Revenue Cycle Improvement Review to ensure accurate coding and timely billings which seems to be yielding strong results:

Patonai also shared news about new CFO Mike Ellis who will join Lake Chelan Community Hospital May 30th. Be sure to tune in to 2nd Cup this Friday at 8:10 for a full interview.