Goodall CEO Receives ACHE Regent’s Award
Patricia (Patsy) Aprile, FACHE, President and CEO of Goodall Hospital, received the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) Senior-Level Healthcare Executive Regent’s Award on June 21 at the Maine Hospital Association’s Summer Forum.
The award was bestowed on Patsy by Gerald Vicenzi, ACHE’s Regent for Maine. The Senior-Level Healthcare Executive Regent’s Award recognizes ACHE affiliates who are experienced in the field and have made significant contributions to the advancement of healthcare management excellence and the achievement of ACHE’s goals.
Affiliates are evaluated on leadership ability; innovative and creative management; executive capability in developing their own organization and promoting its growth and stature in the community; contributions to the development of others in the healthcare profession; leadership in local, state or provincial hospital and health association activities; participation in civic/community activities and projects; participation in ACHE activities; and interest in assisting ACHE in achieving its objectives.
Aprile is board certified in healthcare management as a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, demonstrating a commitment to professional excellence. In addition she serves as a Northern New England Health Executive. She has served as the President and CEO of Goodall Hospital since June of 2011. Prior to this she served as the Chief Operating Officer for the organization beginning in May of 2005. She has an undergraduate degree from Colby Sawyer College in New London, NH, and a Master’s in Business Administration from New Hampshire College.
She is active in the Sanford Springvale Rotary Club, the Chamber of Commerce, Home Health Visiting Nurses and the United Way of York County and is currently the Chair of the Go Red for Women event inYork County.
About the American College of Healthcare Executives
The American College of Healthcare Executives is an international professional society of more than 40,000 executives who lead hospitals, healthcare systems and other healthcare organizations. ACHE offers its prestigious FACHE credential, signifying board certification in healthcare management.