CVPH Welcomes New Director of Communications & Marketing
Michele Powers joins CVPH Medical Center Staff
Plattsburgh,NY – 9/24/2013 – CVPH Medical Center today announced the appointment of Michele Powers as Director of Communications & Marketing. Powers brings with her more than twenty years experience in strategic marketing, communications and media relations. Most recently she served as Vice President of Marketing for the North Country Chamber of Commerce managing marketing efforts for the Adirondack Coast Visitors Bureau and Plattsburgh International Airport. Powers will develop and manage the overall communications, marketing and brand for CVPH Medical Center.
“We’re pleased to welcome Michele Powers as the Communications & Marketing Director for CVPH Medical Center,” said Stephens Mundy, President and CEO of CVPH Medical Center. “Michele has a proven track record of delivering results through enhanced communications and marketing initiatives. I’m confident her expertise will reinforce the strategies and goals of CVPH – and Fletcher Allen Partners – as we continue our mission to provide top quality health care to the North Country.”
“I’m excited to join CVPH Medical Center’s team and look forward to engaging the community with our physicians, staff and services,” said Powers. “I’ve worked for the past eight years developing theAdirondack Coast brand and implementing Clinton County’s Destination Master Plan. I see my new role as the next step; a continuation of serving and growing our community.”
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About CVPH MedicalCenter
CVPH Medical Center, a subsidiary of Community Partners, Inc. (CPI), is a private, not-for-profit hospital providing top quality health care to the people of the North Country. Established in 1967 with the merger of Champlain Valley and Physicians Hospitals, CVPH Medical Center is now the largest employer and health provider in Clinton, Essex and Franklin counties. Services include an award winning cardiac services program, accredited cancer center, freestanding ambulatory surgery center, comprehensive rehabilitation services and a 24 hour physician-staffed Emergency Care Center. In 2012, CPI joined Fletcher Allen Partners, a four-hospital system working together to provide better access to high-quality, cost-effective care for patients. Member hospitals include Fletcher Allen Health Care, Central Vermont Medical Center (CVMC), Champlain Valley Physicians Hospital Medical Center (CVPH) and Elizabethtown Community Hospital (ECH).
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