HCMC EMS Director Rose Appointed to the TN Emergency Medical Services Board

Cutline: Pictured is Twila Rose, HCMC EMS, who was appointed to the Tennessee Emergency Medical Services Board through June 30, 2022.

Paris, TN – Twila Rose, Director of HCMC EMS, was appointed to the Tennessee Emergency Medical Services Board, serving as an Ambulance Service Operator representative.  Her term runs until June 30, 2022.

Her main objective while serving on the board is to protect the health of the citizens of the State of Tennessee through regulation of the healthcare workforce, enforcement of the practice laws and ensuring adequate levels of professional competence and standards of practice.

In a letter from Governor Bill Haslam, he states “I consider it very important to ensure that Tennessee’s boards and commissions are filled with the most dedicated and qualified citizens.  I believe that you participation is certain to leave a positive impact on this board and the work it does.

Rose began her career at EMS 28 years ago, starting as a dispatcher and working her way up, serving as an EMT, paramedic, supervisor, assistant director and now director.  Rose graduated from UT with an accounting degree.  She is married to Ray Rose and has a four-legged male child named Dixie.  She and her husband live at the lake in a family community where she enjoys lake activities and gardening.

“The appointment to this board is such an honor,” said Rose.  “I look forward to serving the State of Tennessee and making an impact on emergency services.”

Located in Paris, TN, Henry County Medical Center is a progressive, integrated healthcare organization committed to serving the healthcare needs of Henry County and the adjoining region. Including a 142-bed hospital and other facilities, the medical center provides a variety of outpatient services, as well as inpatient care. Henry County Medical Center is a county-owned and operated nonprofit institution. For more information: www.hcmc-tn.org.