Delta Health-Northwest Regional Welcomes New Nurse Practitioner

Delta Health-Northwest Regional Welcomes New Nurse Practitioner

Janet Benzing, Chief Administrative Officer Northwest Regional, is pleased to welcome Tasha Rucker, FNP-C, to the Delta Health-Northwest Regional staff.

Tasha received her Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner from The University of Memphis, Memphis, TN. Prior to completing this degree, she graduated from the Mississippi University for Women, Columbus, MS., with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.

According to Benzing, “We are so pleased to introduce Tasha back to the community as a nurse practitioner at the Clarksdale Regional Health Clinic. She has been a nurse for over 15 years in this area and now brings her talent and knowledge to caring for her patients as their healthcare provider. This is a win-win situation for everyone.”

A native of Clarksdale, MS, Tasha began her career in the medical field as a unit secretary and furthered her education as a Licensed Practical Nurse, and Registered Nurse. “I am excited to be part of the Delta Health-Northwest Regional team and look forward to caring for the community that I love. My philosophy of nursing is to treat my patients with care and compassion,” said Rucker.

Tasha is now accepting patients at Clarksdale Regional Health Clinic, 785 Ohio Avenue, Clarksdale, MS. For an appointment, call 662.627.2509.