CONCORD – The New Hampshire Hospital Association (NHHA) announced yesterday it has recently appointed Kevin W. Donovan, President & CEO of LRGHealthcare, to its Board of Trustees for 2017-2018. Donovan, along with Michael Lee, President of Weeks Medical Center in Lancaster, was elected by the members at the Association’s Annual Meeting held this past weekend at the OMNI Mount Washington Hotel in Bretton Woods.
Donovan has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of LRGHealthcare since June of last year. Prior to joining LRGHealthcare, he was the President and Chief Executive Officer of Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center in Windsor, VT. He has held numerous other positions including serving as a Senior Vice President at the Elliot Health System in Manchester, NH, a Director at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, NH, and a hospital and physician practice leader in various organizations in Massachusetts.
Donovan is also a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and the American College of Medical Practice Executives. He is the President for the Northern New England Association of Healthcare Executives (NNEAHE), as well as a member of the American Hospital Association (AHA) Small and Rural Governing Council.
“It is an honor to be named to the NHHA Board of Trustees,” says Donovan. “The NHHA is an invaluable resource to the hospitals of New Hampshire and I look forward to working alongside some of the brightest hospital leaders to help move healthcare forward for our state.”
LRGHealthcare is a not-for-profit healthcare charitable trust representing Lakes Region General Hospital, Franklin Regional Hospital, and affiliated medical providers. LRGHealthcare’s mission is to provide quality, compassionate care and to strengthen the well-being of our community.
About New Hampshire Hospital Association
Hospitals have been collaborating through the New Hampshire Hospital Association since 1934. The association's mission is to provide leadership through advocacy, education and information in support of its member hospitals and health care delivery systems in delivering high quality health care to the patients and communities they serve.