President of Hawkins County Memorial Hospital and Hancock County Hospital
Rebecca Beck is president of Hawkins County Memorial Hospital and Hancock County Hospital. A 13-year employee of Wellmont Health System, Beck assumed this position in January 2015 after serving as director of surgical services at Bristol Regional Medical Center since 2012 and Bristol Surgery Center since 2014.
From 2009-12, Beck served as associate director of surgical services and anesthesia at Bristol Regional. During her tenure in the surgery department, Beck had responsibilities for 12 operating rooms. She improved on-time starts of first cases by 25 percent and produced business growth and development. Before she worked in surgery, Beck served in risk management at Bristol Regional from 2001 until 2009, rising to manager.
Beck has a bachelor's degree in public health with a concentration in health administration and a master's degree in public health with a concentration in administration, both from East Tennessee State University. She also has a master's degree in business administration from King University.