Wilson Named Director

Karla Wilson, RN t White River Medical Center (WRMC) has recently been promoted to Medical Surgical Nursing Director, announced Gary Bebow, CEO. Wilson has 17 years of nursing experience, and has been at WRMC for 13 years.

As Director, Wilson is responsible for managing clinical staff and developing policies and procedures to ensuring patients receive quality, safe, efficient healthcare.

Wilson received her education from the Arkansas State University and is currently enrolled in Chamberlain College of Nursing to obtain a Master of Science in Nursing. She is a Certified Medical Surgical Registered Nurse and a Crisis Prevention Intervention instructor.

“Karla has always excelled in her nursing career here at WRMC. She is well-experienced in her profession and puts great emphasis on promoting positivity,” said Bebow. “We look forward to having her as a leader in our organization.”

The Medical/Surgical Unit consists of 78 rooms on the third and fourth floors where patients recover from illnesses such as COPD, influenza, complications from diabetes, and others, as well as, post- operative care.  

“I am honored to be chosen for this position,” said Wilson. “I work with an awesome team dedicated to providing excellent care to our patients at WRMC and I look forward to continuing the contribution with them.”

Wilson and her husband, Dr. Michael Wilson, live near Cave City and have four daughters and one granddaughter.