Habersham Medical Center has named Rachel Lewallen, RN, the director of the inpatient Medical/Surgical Unit.

A Habersham County native, Rachel began her nursing career at Habersham Medical Center as a Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) in 1997.  She earned a certification as a License Practical Nurse (LPN) from North Georgia Technical College and graduated from North Georgia College and State University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and became a Registered Nurse (RN). 

She and her husband Jerry have been married for 35 years and reside in Alto. They have a son and daughter-in-law, Josh and Joyce, and one grandson Jackson, who is 17 months-old. 

For more information about the Habersham Medical Center Medical/Surgical unit, visit www.habershammedical.com.