On Board

Wilma 0620 Spots RudykPhysician MARY KATHRYN RUDYK, joined Community Care of the Lower Cape Fear’s board of directors.

A geriatric medicine specialist at Senior Health Associates, Rudyk has owned an internal and geriatric medicine practice in New Hanover County for twenty-five years.

Her practice follows a continuum-of-care model, emphasizing the value of providing or coordinating patient care through a comprehensive array of health services in the office, hospital, nursing home, assisted living, and hospice.

Rudyk also serves as a member of the Partnership Advisory Group, made up of twenty-one people selected from New Hanover Regional Medical Center trustees, medical staff, and the community who developed an RFP for health systems interested in buying or partnering with NHRMC.

“Dr. Rudyk brings extensive experience and expertise in the ACO model, specializing in developing care and discharge/transition plans to reduce readmissions, ensure safe discharges, and avoid silo effects,” officials said in the board appointment announcement.

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