Tracy Bauer, President and CEO, Midwest Medical Center, Galena, was named Secretary/Treasurer of the Board of Directors of the Illinois Critical Access Hospital Network at its annual member meeting on November 11 in Springfield. In her new role, Bauer will support the organization and its mission to strengthen and provide assistance and resources to its 53 member hospitals.
Pat Schou, Executive Director of ICAHN said, "I am excited about working with Tracy in the coming year. She has an extensive background in finance, and we will put her experience and skills to good use in her new position with the board."
Ms. Bauer has served as President and CEO of Midwest Medical Center since 2011 when she was promoted from the COO/CFO position. She had served as the CFO since 2000 and is a lifelong resident of Galena. She obtained her degree of Master of Health Administration from Ohio University.