Published in the Iola Register on Apr. 3, 2013.

CCHC hires interim CEO

The Cloud County Health Center board of trustees has announced the hiring of Rita Buurman as interim CEO.
Buurman is a registered nurse who spent 30 years of her career as the CEO of the Sabetha Community Hospital, Inc. in Sabetha, and retired in 2008.
Since retiring, Buurman has served as the interim CEO at Kinsley and Stafford.
“Rita has shown her ability to successfully run a health care facility while leading the search for a permanent CEO candidate,” board of trustees chairman Monte Wentz said, “Rita brings to Cloud County Health Center a commitment and enthusiasm for rural health care that we believe will be contagious within the facility and the community.”