Blue Ridge Regional Hospital’s Carter Receives CEO to Know Honor

Blue Ridge Regional Hospital is honored to announce CEO/CNO Becky Carter has been named as one of Becker’s Healthcare 70 CEOs, presidents and administrators of critical access hospitals to know in 2019.

The men and women included on this list lead organizations regularly recognized for patient safety and quality and are part of strategic partnerships with local their community. Carter has been at Blue Ridge Regional Hospital for five years during which the hospital has been recognized as a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital and has been accredited as a Pathway to Excellence organization.

“I am honored to receive this recognition from Becker’s Hospital Review. At Blue Ridge Regional Hospital the entire team is committed to caring for patients with compassion and the highest quality and to improving the lives of those in our community. I, along with the staff at BRRH, serve the people of our area with the hope of giving everyone a healthier tomorrow,” said Carter.

Carter, MSN, RN, FACHE, has served in senior hospital management for more than 20 years and previously served as Chief Operating Officer and Chief Nursing Officer of Transylvania Regional Hospital in Brevard, also a part of the Mission Health system. She is board certified in healthcare management and is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE).

A native of North Carolina, she holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in nursing from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is currently a resident of Burnsville.

Becker’s Healthcare compiled this list through nominations and editorial research. The leaders presented are in alphabetical order, and individuals do not pay and cannot pay for inclusion on this list.

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