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

Board meeting dates

2018 dates
April 4, 2018, 3-6 p.m. (Board Planning Retreat)
April 9, 2018
May 1, 2018 1-3 p.m. (Special Meeting Called)
May 7, 2018
June 4, 2018
June 15, 2018 2-4 p.m. (Board Planning Retreat)
July 9, 2018
August 6, 2018
September 10, 2018
September 28, 2018 4-6 p.m. (Board Planning Retreat)
October 1, 2018
November 5, 2018
December 3, 2018

Board of Trustees

Sherri Marshall
Board Chair

Karen Taylor
Vice Chair

Dr. Scott Starks

Robert Howard

Dr. Terry Pieper

Linda Pukenas

Debbie Wood

Dr. Robert Zukoski*
Trustee Emeritus

Board Support

Tom Siemers, FACHE
Chief Executive Officer

Dan Porter
Senior Vice President
Chief Financial Officer

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

Brad Hilaman, MD
Chief Medical Officer

* Dr. Zukoski is a non-voting member


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