Vaccine Town Hall [VIRTUAL]

Vaccine Town Hall [VIRTUAL]
To capture the ever-evolving and recently updated information regarding COVID-19 Vaccine distribution, the Chamber has partnered with Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health to provide town hall style webinars for businesses in Lancaster County.


DATE: May 5, 2021

TIME: 1 – 2 P.M.




  • Featuring: Dr. Michael Ripchinski, Chief Clinical Officer at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health, to cover vaccine information on science and distribution AND Miguel Nistal, President & CEO of Woodstream, to talk about tactics for employee vaccination campaigns and incentives.
  • Review the distribution process and provide way to encourage participation and manage expectations of your employees.
  • Learn tactics being implemented by a local company on ways to incentivize and encourage employee vaccinations
  • Q&A session with our presenter(s) to answer your specific questions about the vaccine and how it affects your workplace.


Michael R. Ripchinski, MD, MBA, CPE, FAAFP
Chief Clinical Officer, Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health

Dr. Ripchinski is responsible for quality, safety and informatics/analytics across Lancaster General and Women & Babies hospitals, LG Health Physicians, ambulatory sites and the clinically integrated network. He provides administrative leadership for the Medical & Dental Staff and collaborates with operational and service line teams to prioritize quality and high reliability and promote a culture of continuous improvement.

Dr. Ripchinski joined LG Health in 2003 and previously served as Chief Medical Information Officer and Physician Executive for Quality. He earned a bachelor’s degree from The University of Scranton and a Master of Business Administration from Saint Joseph’s University. A graduate of Penn State College of Medicine, he is a Fellow in the American Academy of Family Physicians and a Certified Physician Executive. Dr. Ripchinski is board-certified in family medicine and clinical informatics, and maintains a continuity practice at Walter L. Aument Family Health Center in Quarryville.

Miguel Nistal
President & CEO, Woodstream

Miguel joined Woodstream in August of 2016 as President and CEO. Miguel’s responsibilities are Chief Executive for the Woodstream Corporation, corporate officer and member of the board of directors. Miguel attended Syracuse University earnign his BSBE, BSEE, and MBA. Miguel’s past work experience includes President and CEO of Swan Products, President of Stanley Hardware Division, Vice President of Stanley Hand Tool Division, and also worked at Thomson Consumer Electronics and General Electric.

** Zoom information will be sent out to registrants on 5/5 at 10 a.m..**

Event Information

Starts: May 5, 2021 at 1:00 pm
Ends: May 5, 2021 at 2:00 pm


Hosted by: Lancaster Chamber
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