Clinic administrator named

Kathleen MeierKathleen Meier, a longtime healthcare administrator, has been named Division Administrator of Clinic Services for Northfield Hospital & Clinics.

Beginning in January, she will assume management responsibility for the organization’s primary and specialty clinics. Meier will be in charge of FamilyHealth Medical Clinics in Northfield, Lonsdale, Lakeville and Farmington; Women’s Health Center; Orthopaedic & Fracture Clinic; and Northfield Eye Physicians & Surgeons, as well as oversight of the Center for Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation in both Northfield and Lakeville

Since 2007 Meier has served Northfield Hospital & Clinics as Division Administrator for Ancillary Services. Her previous experience includes a number of clinical and administrative roles at Owatonna Hospital, including Ambulatory Services Director and Patient Care Services Director. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Winona State University and a Masters of Business Administration from the University of St. Thomas.

“We are delighted to find someone within our organization who has the skills to develop our clinic practices in all of the communities we serve,” said Mark Henke, President and CEO of Northfield Hospital & Clinics. “Kathleen has the experience and expertise to guide our clinics through the next stage of their development.”