Tara Creighton, Patient Registration, is the White River Medical Center August Employee of the Month. Tara was nominated for best demonstrating the WRHS Standard, Commitment to Co-Workers. Tara registers patients when they arrive for direct admission, emergency room visits, or outpatient procedures. She may also process phone pre-registration for radiology, and answer switchboard calls. During her ten years at WRMC, Tara has also worked on the Third Floor, Fourth Floor, Neurology Clinic, and Pain Clinic.
Tara describes WRMC as her home. Batesville is her hometown. Her children were born at WRMC, and her friends and family work here. Tara believes that being in a familiar place with familiar faces creates trust; and she trusts her fellow employees and the care we provide at WRMC.
Tara has two children, who attend Batesville High School. She enjoys cooking, golfing and photography. Tara will begin the Generic RN Program at UACCB this August. Her mother is Myra Kendall, APN, at our Cave City Rural Health Clinic, and her grandmother was an LPN.