Katherine Thomas, BA, CHC

Privacy & Risk Officer

Kate Thomas, BA, CHC, Privacy & Risk Officer, joined Penobscot Community Health Care (PCHC) in 2006 and is a graduate of Bowdoin College where she majored in Government, as well as History. As a member of Senior Leadership, Kate is responsible for PCHC’s Privacy and Risk Management Programs, contract management, and organizational accreditation with both the Health Resources & Services Administration and the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care. With more than 13 years of healthcare experience and institutional knowledge, Kate is skilled at process improvement, systems management, identifying risk, and addressing compliance concerns. She is dedicated to PCHC and its mission, as well as to ensuring that we provide compassionate, quality care in a legal and ethical manner. Kate is certified in healthcare compliance, a member of the Bangor Region Leadership Institute Class of 2011, and a former Maine Public Relations Council Member.