President & CEO
Dana Howes was appointed to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer of Hanover and District Hospital in February 2019. Prior to her current appointment, she held the position of Vice President of Patient Care Services/CNO at HDH for four years. Dana’s career in health care began 17 years ago as an Intensive Care Nurse in a busy tertiary regional center. She has a Bachelor and Master’s Degree in Nursing Science. During her time at HDH, Dana has championed many key projects and initiatives at both the local and regional level that emphasize a health care system perspective. Dana is a strong advocate of rural health care.
Patient Care Manager (Surgical Services, Obstetrics, Dialysis, MDRD, Pharmacy)
Manager of Laboratory & Diagnostic Imaging, Infection Control