Added Feb 22, 2017

Nelson Receives AHA Award


Rod Nelson, President & CEO of Mackinac Straits Health System is the 2017 recipient of the American Hospital Association Rural Leadership Award.
The award recognizes an individual who has guided their hospital and community through transformational change on the road to health care reform and displayed leadership and commitment. Nelson has also been recognized for being an effective advocate on rural health issues thruoghout his career. He received the award during the 30th Rural Health Care Leadership Conference in Phoenix, Arizona and is the first Michigan recipient of the award since its inception in 1991.