St. Clare Hospital
Lois Erickson is the Vice President of Operations at St. Clare Hospital. Responsibilities include providing administrative leadership for St. Clare to ensure operations are conducted in accordance with strategic business plans, professional/clinical standards, and regulatory requirements, while also producing high quality, cost effective health care outcomes.
Erickson has worked for Virginia Mason Franciscan Health since 1981, holding various leadership roles across the system. She has served as Director, Acute Care at St. Joseph Medical Center, Chief Operating Officer/Chief Nursing Officer at St. Elizabeth Hospital, and Vice President of Operations at St. Clare Hospital. Her vast experience in multiple organizations has allowed her to demonstrate flexibility in an ever changing healthcare environment. In addition, her ability to transform culture and build strong teams has resulted in high satisfaction and performance at her organizations.
Lois received her Bachelors of Science in Nursing degree from Pacific Lutheran University, and her Masters degree in Nursing Leadership and Management from Western Governors University.