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Lake Regional Director Mike Dow Selected as ACHE Fellow

Tuesday, February 22, 2022

Lake Regional Health System is pleased to announce Mike Dow, PharmD, director of Ancillary Services, has been named a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, the nation’s leading professional society of health care leaders.

Fellow status represents achievement of the highest standard of professional development. To obtain fellow status, candidates must fulfill multiple requirements, including passing a comprehensive examination; meeting criteria for academics and executive experience; earning continuing education credits; and demonstrating professional and community involvement.

“Mike Dow is a servant leader who puts forth excellence in everything he does,” says Kevin McRoberts, FACHE, Lake Regional interim CEO. “I appreciate his commitment to the people at Lake Regional, and I admire his accountability in achieving goals, as well as the high standards he holds for himself and those he leads. We congratulate him on earning this recognition from the American College of Healthcare Executives.”

Dow joined Lake Regional in 2005. As director of Ancillary Services, he currently provides direct administrative oversight of Diagnostic Imaging, Pharmacy Services, Lab, Wound Healing Center, Nutrition Services, Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation, Rehab Therapies and the Cardiac Catheterization Lab. Dow previously served Lake Regional in various Pharmacy leadership roles.

Lake Regional Health System provides comprehensive health care services to residents and visitors throughout the mid-Missouri region. The hospital is a Level II Stroke Center, Level II STEMI (heart attack) Center and Level III Trauma Center. Lake Regional also provides a wide range of specialists, including for cancer care, heart care, orthopedics and women’s health. Plus, Lake Regional operates primary care clinics, Express Care clinics, rehab therapy clinics, programs for home health and hospice, and retail pharmacies. To learn more, visit