Tyler, TX (UTHNE) — Carol Henson, MS, RN, has been promoted to administrative director of Primary Care Services at UT Health Northeast. In addition, three employees recently were recognized for their 20 years of service.
In her new position, Ms. Henson will coordinate patient care at UT Health’s primary care clinics. These are the Family Medicine Clinic and the Internal Medicine Clinic on the UT Health campus, University Health Clinic on The University of Texas at Tyler campus, UT Physicians of Overton, and UT Physicians of Gladewater, as well as the clinic planned for north Tyler.
She also will work with primary care physicians and healthcare providers to improve the patient experience and expand access to primary care services.
Ms. Henson, a licensed baccalaureate social worker, recently graduated from UT Tyler with a master’s degree in public administration with an emphasis in healthcare administration.
She is a certified case manager and has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a Master of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies. Ms. Henson has been with UT Health Northeast for 10 years.
The employees recognized for 20 years of service are Michael F. Allen, Pathology; Sarah Gilbreath, Accounting; and Elvarie D. Menefee-Clayton, Accounting.