Hutchinson, KS – Jill White, RN, BSN, has been named Director for The Birthing Center and Women & Children’s unit at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center, effective immediately.
White joined Hutchinson Regional Medical Center as a staff nurse in 2007, and was named interim director for both departments in April, 2014.
She is a graduate of the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing.
During her seven year stint at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center, White served in a leadership role on various committees established to develop new policies and processes to improve services within the birthing unit.
White grew up in Hutchinson and joined Hutchinson Regional Medical Center upon her graduation from college.
“I am excited to assume this new role at Hutchinson Regional Medical Center,” White said. “Our team of healthcare professionals will intensify our efforts to grow this department while providing excellent care for our patients.”
Kevin Miller, F.A.C.H.E., President and CEO of Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System, described Jill White as a role model of someone who left Hutchinson to pursue a college degree and, with that accomplished, returned to her home community to pursue a career in the healthcare industry.
“We are hopeful that Jill’s career path will inspire other young people who may wish to return home for careers at Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System,” Miller said “Our goal is to, whenever possible, promote from within and it is refreshing when we can select applicants who have a connection to Hutchinson.”
White and her husband, Leon, are the parents of two children, ages six and three.
Hutchinson Regional Medical Center is a member of the Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System. Other members include Health-E-Quip, Ray E. Dillon Living Center, Horizons Mental Health Center, Hospice and HomeCare of Reno County a