Two students enrolled in dietetics programs are completing necessary internship rotations with Virginia Health Services. Their goal is to graduate this spring and be Registered
Rebecca began her career with VHS in 1992 after graduating from Riverside School of Practical Nursing. A native of Newport News, she continued to pursue nursing education and received her degree in nursing from The University of the State of New York in 1997. After a brief time in an acute care setting, she returned to VHS in 1999 as the Director of Nursing at The Newport. She continued working as a Director of Nursing at two other facilities, including York Convalescent and Rehabilitation Center, until she moved into the Director of Quality Assurance role for VHS in 2013, then was promoted to the Director of Nursing Operations for the Peninsula facilities in 2013 and Director of Nursing Operations for all VHS facilities in 2015. Rebecca, in 2020, was promoted to Vice President of Nursing.