Adult Emergency Department


Jeanne Yeatman, RN, BSN, EMT, MOM, MBA
Interim Administrative Director of Emergency Services

The Emergency Department enjoyes top level support by a reporting relationship straight to Pam Jones, Chief Nursing Officer via the Administrative Director of Emergency Services.

LF Ambulance

Jeanne Yeatman is the interim administrative director of Emergency Services, serving in this role after serving as program director for Vanderbilt LifeFlight. In that role, Yeatman oversaw one of the largest academic medical center-based transport programs in the country, averaging more than 3,000 trips each year.

Chris Ruckman, RN, MBA, CEN
Manager Emergency Services

As an experienced healthcare professional for the past 14 years, Chris has held positions as an EMT-B, ED nurse, Cardiovascular ICU nurse, ED Education Coordinator, and Nurse Manager.  Chris earned an Associate’s Degree in Nursing (’00) and a Bachelor’s Degree in Management / Public Health (’05) from University of South Carolina. 

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