Tom Fischer—MDI HOSPITAL

Hospital Hires New Lab Services Chief



BAR HARBOR — Mount Desert Island Hospital has hired Tom Fischer as its new director of laboratory services to oversee quality control and administration of all hospital laboratory tests.

Tom Fischer—MDI HOSPITAL
Tom Fischer—MDI HOSPITAL
Mr. Fischer brings with him 30 years of experience in laboratory services, most of which is in lab administration.

A native of Wisconsin, Mr. Fischer recently moved to the MDI region from Virginia where he worked as a Point of Care Coordinator for Sentara Norfolk General Hospital in Norfolk.

Between 1987 and 2003 Mr. Fischer served as administrative director at four different health care facilities in Wisconsin.

At MDI Hospital, Mr. Fischer will oversee a staff of 16 that conducts approximately 95,000 tests per year and manages a blood bank. “This is a great team,” said Mr. Fischer of his staff. “They have been very helpful with my adjustment.”

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Nicole Ouellette

Nicole Ouellette

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