Press Release

Maine Community Health Options adds to staff

LEWISTON, Maine —  Kevin Lewis, CEO of Maine Community Health Options recently announced that Joyce McPhetres and William Schulz have joined the organization.

MCHO is a not-for-profit, CO-OP health plan that will provide health insurance to individuals and small businesses beginning in January 2014.

Joyce McPhetres has joined MCHO as its chief human resources officer.  Prior to joining MCHO, McPhetres was the vice president of human resources and organizational development at Central Maine Healthcare in Lewiston and a first vice president at MBNA America in Belfast.

William Schulz, of Portland, has been hired as the director of provider network operations. He has more than 25 years of demonstrated leadership experience in healthcare administration and provider network development. Prior to joining MCHO, Schulz served as the state director of Residential Resources of Maine, based in Scarborough.

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