Wesley Healthcare May 24, 2018

WICHITA –Wesley Healthcare has selected Nicole Castleberry its new chief financial officer. Castleberry will lead all aspects of Wesley’s financial service operations and will guide the organization’s financial strategies and stewardship.

“Nicole’s diverse background in administrative and financial positions makes her an excellent fit to oversee financial operations at Wesley,” said Bill Voloch, Wesley Healthcare CEO.

Castleberry comes to Wesley after serving as the chief financial officer at HCA’s Lakeview Regional Medical Center in Covington, Louisiana. HCA is Wesley’s parent company. At the 167-bed Lakeview facility, Nicole was responsible for all financial areas including accounting, supply chain, medical records, revenue management, case management and patient access. She also has served as a vice president and controller/market director for finance at Parkridge Health System, and as an accounting manager and senior accountant at Life Care Centers of America, both in Tennessee.

Castleberry graduated from the University of Tennessee with a bachelor’s degree in finance and a master’s degree in business administration.

“I’m excited to be part of a strong senior leadership team, providing financial direction and development and implementing critical strategies to successfully achieve Wesley’s mission and vision,” Castleberry said.

Castleberry takes over for Patrick Whitmore, who has twice served as Wesley’s interim chief financial officer. Most recently, he replaced former chief financial officer Brad Schultz who accepted the vice president position of process improvement at HCA’s American Group in August 2017.

Castleberry comes to Wichita with her husband, Chad, and two daughters.

For more information about Wesley Healthcare and its services, please visit www.wesleymc.com.

Wesley Healthcare is the region’s leading acute care hospital network providing a full range of diagnostic and treatment services for patients throughout Kansas and northern Oklahoma since 1912.  As a leader in Overall Recommended Care in national surveys, Wesley Medical Center treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies – more than any hospital in a 13-state region.  Wesley provides the most extensive emergency network in Wichita, with Wesley ER, Wesley West ER, Wesley Woodlawn ER, the region’s only pediatric ER and soon, Wesley Derby ER.  Wesley owns and operates Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER, multiple WesleyCare clinics and is currently building the region’s only dedicated children’s hospital – Wesley Children’s Hospital. To learn more about Wesley Healthcare, please visit www.wesleymc.com.