January 27, 2014
Great Falls Clinic Announces Appointment of New Chief Executive Officer
GREAT FALLS, MT – Vicki Newmiller, RN, BSN, MHA, has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of the Great Falls Clinic, Great Falls Clinic Surgery Center, and Great Falls Clinic Medical Center. As CEO, Newmiller will manage the day to day operations of each organization and will be responsible for coordinating the efforts and strategic plans for all Clinic operations.
Newmiller has been with the Great Falls Clinic since 2008 and previously served as the Chief Operating Officer of the Great Falls Clinic health system. Newmiller is a registered nurse by trade. Newmiller holds a bachelor of science in nursing, and a master of health administration from the Montana State University system. Newmiller has over 25 years of experience in the healthcare field, serving in both clinical and executive roles.
“With Vicki Newmiller, we have found a dynamic, strong leader with outstanding administrative and clinical experience and a successful track record with the Clinic. We are convinced that Vicki will continue to enhance the Clinic’s ability to provide exceptional, efficient healthcare, while furthering the growth of our organization,” said Great Falls Clinic Chair Nancy Maynard, MD.
Newmiller has been extremely involved in the clinical and financial operations of the Clinic for the last 18 months and is looking forward to the new challenge. “I look forward to helping the Clinic move forward with its mission and vision to be Montana’s healthcare provider of choice. The providers of the Great Falls Clinic have a clear focus on quality care and have a passion and dedication to improving the health of our community. The Clinic has a reputation for bringing innovative healthcare initiatives to Great Falls, and it is exciting to help lead such a dedicated, dynamic group of providers and staff,” said Newmiller.
Newmiller was appointed as Acting CEO after David Rowe, the former CEO, retired from the healthcare industry. Maynard said, “As we welcome Ms. Newmiller to her new role, I want to thank David Rowe for his dedication, leadership and his role in helping the Clinic succeed.”
In addition to Ms. Newmiller’s appointment, the Clinic also announced that Ms. Haley Denzer has accepted the role of Chief Administrative Officer for all Clinic operations. Ms. Denzer also joined the GFC operations in 2008.
About the Great Falls Clinic:
In 1917, four visionary medical leaders opened a world-class comprehensive health care center, with an integrated team of specialists and a personal approach to wellness—far from an urban center. Today, the Clinic is Montana’s largest independent group of physicians, providing the greater Great Falls area with a vast range of health services: diverse specialty medical clinics, a warm and caring hospital, urgent care clinics, family practice, vision services, and a surgical center.
As a provider-led organization, the Clinic is committed to recruiting the most contemporary medical staff, harnessing the power of the latest medical technologies, continually striving for advancement, and above all, working as a team to meet the health needs of the 225,000 residents living in our 17 local counties.
The Great Falls Clinic is committed to improving the health and wellness of our community by providing the best healthcare possible. To schedule an appointment with a primary care provider or specialist call 406.454.2171.