At MDI Hospital's Annual Meeting on August 7, 2017 at the Bar Harbor Club, the Hospital announced their 2017 Employee of the Year! Congratulations to Cheryl Kolodziej.

Kolodziej, a CNA is the Med Surg Unit Secretary. She was selected by her fellow employees as the Employee of the Year for her dedication and commitment to Mount Desert Island Hospital.

The Hospital announced at the Annual Meeting that it finished it's 2016-17 fiscal year in the black with a net operating gain of $3.7 million according to its 2017 Annual Report. The organization provided more than 500 jobs and $4.7 million in free and uncompensated care to the community in that period.