September 26, 2023 – West Tennessee Healthcare welcomes Ray Washington as the newest member of the Board of Trustees. Washington was recently appointed by the Madison County Commission to serve on the health system’s board.
Mr. Washington is currently the Chief Operations Officer of Fayette County Schools and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Virginia State University and a Master of Arts degree in Business Management from Webster University.
“We are pleased to welcome Mr. Washington to our board,” said James Ross, President and CEO of West Tennessee Healthcare. “His extensive experience and unique perspective will undoubtedly contribute to our ongoing efforts to fulfill our mission of improving the health and well-being of the communities we serve while providing exceptional and compassionate care. We look forward to working with him in his new role.”
Mr. Washington expressed his enthusiasm for joining the board by saying, “West Tennessee Healthcare is a vital part of our community, and I hope to be a positive influence on the continued success of the organization.”
About West Tennessee Healthcare
West Tennessee Healthcare is a public, not-for-profit healthcare system with locations serving 19 counties in West Tennessee and Southeast Missouri. The West Tennessee Medical Group, part of West Tennessee Healthcare, is a 100+ provider, multi-specialty group practice serving the healthcare needs of West Tennesseans with more than 20 locations throughout the region. The mission of West Tennessee Healthcare is to improve the health and well-being of the communities we serve while providing exceptional and compassionate care. For more information, visit www.wth.org.