Loren Hamel Selected as Chairman of Hospital Association
Jul 17, 2017 Share

(ST. JOSEPH) – Members of the Michigan Health & Hospital Association (MHA) recently elected new officers and appointed board members during the association’s Annual Membership Meeting. Loren Hamel, MD, President & CEO, Lakeland Health was appointed chairman for the association’s 2017-2018 program year beginning July 1. The board directs the greater Lansing-based association’s statewide representation of hospitals and healthcare providers.

“As health care continues to evolve and change faster than ever before I am honored to serve in a role that will ensure our friends and neighbors, not only in southwest Michigan, but throughout the state have access to the high quality, affordable health care they deserve,” said Dr. Hamel.

Based in greater Lansing, the MHA advocates in Michigan and Washington, DC, on behalf of healthcare providers and the communities and patients they serve. The MHA is a nationally recognized leader on initiatives that protect and promote quality, cost-effective and accessible healthcare.

Greg Lane, Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer, McLaren Health Care will serve as chair-elect alongside treasurer, John Fox, president, Beaumont Health, Southfield for the 2017-2018 program year.