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Administrative

Staff

 

Our administration leads by example—serving the health needs of our communities through strategic planning cultivated by knowledge, skill, and experienced direction. Please call 570-662-1948 to contact any of our administrative staff.

James Nobles, President and Chief Executive Officer
Matthew Heckman, MD, PhD, Chief Medical Officer
Lori Baxter, RN, Chief Operating Officer
Ron Gilbert, Chief Financial and Administrative Officer
Jessica Cleveland, Director, Performance Improvement/HR & Special Projects

8:30 - 5:00

8:30 - 5:00

Open Mon - Fri., with Saturdays and extended weekday hours in Wellsboro

570-662-1948

570-662-1948

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Extended hours in Wellsboro: 
Mon-Thu 7:30 am - 7 pm; 
Fri 7:30 am - 5 pm;
 Sat 8 am - 4:30 pm

Board of Directors

Comprised of community leaders with diverse skills and expertise, the Laurel Health Centers' Board of Directors works to bring you excellent service every day. Our board members volunteer their time to plan and enact strategic goals that meet community needs. Through excellence, compassion, respect, and stewardship, the board ensures the continuation of high quality services.
Baker, James D., Jr. ( Director )Hoose, Harold F., III
Board Member since 2012 Executive VP and Director of Lending - Citizens & Northern Bank
SENIOR Lawer ( Criminal )Laibinis, Walter J., DO
Board Member since 2012 Chief of Internal Medicine Chief Medical Officer Internal Medicine Physician (Soldiers + Sailors Memorial Hospital, Wellsboro, PA)
SENIOR Lawer ( Criminal )Lichty, Michael W.
Board Member since 2004 Retired USAF Lt Colonel/Military Commander B.A. Biology; MS Human Resources Management; MS Kinesiology Serves on: Human Resource Committee Soldiers + Sailors Memorial Hospital Committee
Baker, James D., Jr. ( Director )Murray, J. Dennis, Ph.D.
Board Member since 1985 Professor and Chairperson - Department of Psychology, Mansfield University Ph.D. Clinical Psychology - University of Rochester Serves on: LHS Governance Committee LHS Compliance Committee The Green Home Advisory Committee
SENIOR Lawer ( Criminal )Owlett, Thomas M.
Chair Board Member since 1993 Attorney BS Accounting Lehigh University JD University of Pittsburg School of Law Serves on: Audit Committee Compliance Committee Finance Committee Governance Committee Soldiers + Sailors Memorial Hospital Committee
SENIOR Lawer ( Criminal )Poirier, Glenn B.
Vice Chair Board Member since 2006 Operations Manager/Owner Metalkraft Industries BS Marine Engineering Serves on: LHS Human Resources Committee Head Start Policy Council
Baker, James D., Jr. ( Director )Wilson, Donna R.
Director Board Member since 1995 Retail Store Manager Business Administration, Marketing, and Merchandising/Financial Services Serves on: Laurel Home Health / Hospice Advisory Committee
SENIOR Lawer ( Criminal )Fitzgerald, Robert P.
Board Member since 2004 Vice President and Business Development Officer, First Citizens National Bank Mansfield University Serves on: Soldiers + Sailors Memorial Hospital Committee Finance Committee
SENIOR Lawer ( Criminal )Wright, Kathy J., PhD, RD, LDN
Director Board Member since 2012 Middle States Accreditation co-chair for ten year self-study - Mansfield University, Mansfield, Pennsylvania Nutrition Program Director - Mansfield University, Mansfield, Pennsylvania
Baker, James D., Jr. ( Director )Wendy S. Swartz, CPA
Director Board Member since 1995 Retail Store Manager Business Administration, Marketing, and Merchandising/Financial Services Serves on: Laurel Home Health / Hospice Advisory Committee
Baker, James D., Jr. ( Director )Lisa V. Feil, Psy.D.
Baker, James D., Jr. ( Director )Jan E. Fisher
Janie Hilfiger (UPMC Susquehanna Representative)Janie Hilfiger (UPMC Susquehanna Representative)

About our Board of Directors

The mission of the Laurel Health Centers is to provide excellent services that improve the health and well-being of the communities we serve. The Laurel Health Centers are a locally guided, integrated organization dedicated to excellence in health and human services. We are accountable and responsive to the communities and people we serve. We are committed to collaborating with other health and human service providers and employers to ensure the continuing delivery of high-quality services. We will passionately strive to be a model of trust and integrity in our relationships with those we serve and others with whom we seek to collaborate. Our services and relationships will reflect our spirit of community-mindedness. A volunteer Board of Directors, made up of representatives from communities served by the Laurel Health Centers, generously contribute their time, knowledge, and skills to provide direction to the organization. The values that guide our actions and the provision of services to the communities include:

Compassion - We treat others as they wish to be treated, with respect, sensitivity, and a genuine caring concern for all.

Excellence - We are committed to maintaining the highest standards of safety and service through continuous evaluation and quality improvement.

Respect - We are committed to respecting the diversity, privacy, and confidentiality of those we serve.

Stewardship - We are committed to responsible management of our resources to ensure sustainability of our services to the community.

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Blossburg

location   6 Riverside Plaza

hours   Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 5 pm

phone   570-638-2174

providers   Monica Wilkins, MD

Lawrenceville

location   32 East Lawrenceville Road

hours   Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 5 pm

phone   570-827-0125

providers   Phyllis Scott, MD
   Kelly Carr, CS, MSN, FNP

Wellsboro

location   7 Water St.

hours   Mon-Thu 7:30 am - 7 pm
   Fri 7:30 am - 5 pm
           Sat 8 am - 4:30 pm

phone   570-724-1010

providers   Olufemi Awosika, MD
   Edmund Guelig, MD
           Olivia Mays, CRNP
           Suzanne Stepanski, DO
           Donald Sweeney, DO
           Beth Weaver, CRNP
           Jackie Wiand, PA-C

Elkland

location   103 Forestview Drive

hours   Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 5 pm

phone   814-258-5117

providers   Matthew Heckman, MD
   Sara Ritchey, PA-C
           Jessica West, CRNP

Mansfield

location   416 South Main Street

hours   Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 5 pm

phone   570-662-2002

providers   Maria Cruz, MD
   George Dy, MD
           Angie Dixon, CRNP

Westfield

location   236 Main Street

hours   Mon-Fri 8:30 am - 5 pm

phone   814-367-5911

providers   Matthew Heckman, MD, PhD

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