FOLLANSBEE - Brightwood Center, a Genesis Healthcare skilled nursing and long-term care facility is proud to welcome Chris McBee as its new administrator.
With patients, residents and their families foremost in his planning, McBee will utilize his extensive experience to ensure that Brightwood Center patients continue to receive personalized service, compassion and care.
McBee earned a master's degree in strategic leadership from Mountain State University.
He has 14 years of health care experience, and he started his career as food service director for Genesis Healthcare. Most recently, he held the position of administrator at the Willows Center in Parkersburg. While there, he received the AHCA Bronze Award for Quality Services. He is also certified as both a chef and dietary manager.
McBee is active in the West Virginia Health Care Association, which recently awarded him the Distinguished Community Service Award.
As a member of the Weirton Chamber of Commerce, he is committed to developing and strengthening partnerships. McBee believes being an active member of the Weirton Chamber of Commerce provides him the perfect opportunity to raise awareness of Brightwood Center and Genesis HealthCare's mission and vision.
"As the administrator of Brightwood, I look forward to directing a facility that delivers high quality health care with every day compassion," McBee said. "I am excited to work with my team members and the community to support a 'home-like' and healing environment for our patients and their families."