Warrensburg, MO (May 2, 2023) — Stephanie Truex, administrator at Johnson County Community Health Services, was recently elected to the Western Missouri Medical Center (WMMC) Board of Trustees. She was sworn in on Monday, April 10, by County Clerk Diane Thompson.
Truex has worked in the healthcare industry for nearly 30 years, including more than 25 years as a former WMMC employee. During her time at WMMC, she managed medical practices and served on various outreach committees.
“I have a strong understanding of how the hospital functions and operates, which I believe is essential for this position,” Truex said in a recent interview with the Warrensburg Star-Journal. “I appreciate what it is like to be an employee and what needs they have.”
The Board of Trustees also elected officers:
- Chair: Larry Purcell, D.D.S.
- Vice Chair: Sue Hook
- Secretary: Madison Harter
- Treasurer: Stephanie Truex
- Trustee: Rita White
About Western Missouri Medical Center
Western Missouri Medical Center (WMMC) is a fully accredited acute care county medical center located in Warrensburg, MO. WMMC prides itself in emergency care, obstetrics, orthopedic and general surgery, family healthcare, internal medicine, outpatient clinics, ambulatory care, rehabilitation services and more. Inpatient services include medical, surgical, intensive, obstetrical, orthopedic, pediatric and skilled nursing care, as well as a wide range of therapeutic and diagnostic outpatient services. This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.