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Board of Trustees

J. Arthur Dosher Memorial Hospital is a nonprofit, public, critical access hospital that operates within Smithville Township, Brunswick County, North Carolina. Governed by the Board of Trustees, it maintains facilities that include inpatient beds and medical services providing diagnosis and treatment for patients by the Medical Staff. Educational activities are designed to promote the general health of the community. It is further the goals and objectives of the Board of Trustees to comply with the North Carolina Department of Human Resources "Laws, Regulations and Procedures Applying to the Licensing of Hospitals in North Carolina," to conform to the United States Department of Health and Human Services Regulations, and the Board of Trustees is dedicated to suggestions and policies promulgated by DNV GL - Healthcare.

Hospital Bylaws

Board Minutes

Public notice: Board of Trustees meetings

Meeting Date Change for Aug. 3rd and Aug. 31st Board Meeting
Special Called Meeting 5/18/2020
Board Meeting Location Change

Board meeting dates

2019 dates
January 07, 2019
February 04, 2019
March 04, 2019
May 06, 2019
June 03, 2019
July 08, 2019
August 05, 2019
August 26, 2019 (September Board Meeting)
October 07, 2019
November 04, 2019
December 02, 2019

Board of Trustees 2019

Robert Howard

Debbie Wood
Vice Chair

Linda Pukenas

Jwantana Frink

Dr. Terry Pieper

Karen Taylor

Board Support

Brad L. Hilaman MD, JD. FACOG
CEO/CMO Dosher Memorial Hospital

Lynda Stanley, FACHE
President, Dosher Memorial Hospital & Foundation

Dan Porter
Senior Vice President
Chief Financial Officer

Carol Northup, RN, MA, CENP
Vice President of Patient Care, CNO, COO

* Ms. Marshall and Dr. Zukoski are non-voting members.

Non - Voting Members

Sherri Marshall
Trustee Emeritus

Dr. Robert Zukoski
Trustee Emeritus


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