GREENVILLE-Debra Taft, a certified family nurse practitioner, joined Vidant Medical Group working with the inpatient oncology service at Vidant Medical Center, on Aug. 22.

Taft earned a Master of Science in nursing from the rural health family nurse practitioner program at Eastern Kentucky University. Her areas of interest include breast cancer, lung cancer and hospice/palliative care.

“I have close to 20 years’ experience working with oncology patients, starting as a nurse and continuing in the role of nurse practitioner,” Taft said. “I love working with oncology patient. I am excited to join Vidant Medical Center because of the emphasis on patient focused care and the friendly, inviting staff.”

Debra will be working on the inpatient solid tumor service.  

Vidant Medical Group is a multispecialty physician and provider group that is part of Vidant Health. Vidant Health is a network of interconnected physician practices, more than 12,000 employees, eight hospitals, home health and hospice programs and wellness facilities.

For more information, visit www.VidantHealth.com.