Brittney Weis has been named Director for Communications for Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System (HRHS), effective September 19. In this role, Weis’ primary responsibilities will be to oversee and coordinate advertising and marketing activities along with news media relations plus involvement in the communities that make up the service area for HRHS.
Weis received a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Services Management and Community Development from Wichita State University (WSU) in 2015. In 2021, Weis was honored with the Women Who Lead in Marketing and Communications Award from the Wichita Business Journal.
Following graduation from WSU, Weis joined Make-A-Wish Kansas in Wichita as the organization’s Development Officer before relocating to St. Louis in April 2017 as Director of Development for the Mighty Oakes Heart Foundation. In August 2019 Weis returned to Wichita as the Business Development Representative for the Millennium Corporate Credit Union. Prior to accepting the position with HRHS, Weis served two years as the Director of Marketing and Engagement for Hunter Health in Wichita.
Ken Johnson, President and CEO of Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System, said that with the addition of new services and providers, the need to communicate our message has never been greater. “In seven short years since graduating from college, Brittney has distinguished herself in multiple locations and positions which prepares her for leading our communications and marketing efforts at Hutchinson Regional,” Johnson said. “We are pleased she has chosen Hutchinson Regional as her next career stop.”
Entities within Hutchinson Regional Healthcare System are Hospice & HomeCare of Reno County, Health-E-Quip, Horizons Mental Health Center, Hutchinson Regional Medical Center and Hutchinson Regional Medical Foundation.