Team

Board Members

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Beth Reed, Chairwoman – Beth Reed has been serving to the Pawhuska Hospital Board for more than 3 years. She currently serves as Chairwoman. Mrs. Reed grew up in Tulsa and moved to the Pawhuska area 19 years ago. Her and her husband, Jason run a successful ranching operation in Osage County. She has two boys ages 13 and 15. Mrs. Reed graduated from Oklahoma State University in 1995 with a Bachelor of Science in Journalism. She has served on other non profit boards such as the Pawhuska Chamber of Commerce and Arts and Preservation in the Osage. Mrs. Reed wants to help provided the best quality healthcare to her community. She is dedicated to working as a team with the other board members and the hospital employees to make Pawhuska Hospital the best critical access hospital in the state.

Ben West, Secretary – Born and raised in Osage County, Ben attended Oklahoma State University where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Education in 1975. He further received a Master’s Degree in Education with emphasis in Administration and Supervision. He began his teaching career in 1975 at College High School in Bartlesville, where he also served as principal for seven years. He later became the Assistant Superintendent of Pawhuska Schools in 1992 and Superintendent in 2006. In addition to being a member of the Pawhuska Hospital Governing Board, Ben participates in the Pawhuska Rotary Club, Osage County Excise Board and Pawhuska First United Methodist Church, and serves as interim Superintendent at Shidler Public Schools. As a Pawhuska Hospital board member, Ben wants to promote awareness and education regarding the hospital and its services within surrounding rural communities.

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Dr. Cameron Rumsey, Member – Dr.  Matthew Cameron Rumsey grew up in Pawhuska, OK and graduated from Pawhuska High School in 2003.  He graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology.  Dr. Rumsey started medical school at The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and completed his final two clinic years at Sanford School of Medicine at The University of South Dakota in 2011.  He completed his Family Medicine Residency training at The University of Missouri-Columbia in 2014.  In the past, he has worked for the Cherokee Nation as a staff physician and served as Medical Director for the Osage Nation Health Center for two years.  Dr. Rumsey has been a Pawhuska Hospital Board member since 2016, is the current Chief of Staff for Pawhuska Hospital Inc., and serves as the Chief Medical Officer for Cohesive Healthcare.  Dr. Rumsey enjoys working with rural health systems and strives to improve the level of healthcare in rural communities.

Beverly Tolson, Member – Beverly Tolson graduated from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Science in Medical Technology in 1985 and earned her certification as a Medical Technologist from the American Society of Clinical Pathologists. She worked in the medical profession for over twenty years, beginning as a medical technologist in the laboratory at Schumpert Medical Center in Shreveport, Louisiana and concluding with her employment as Director of Satellite Operations for Regional Medical Laboratory in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where she managed hundreds of employees in hospital laboratories and related services in Tulsa, Sapulpa and Bartlesville, Oklahoma and Independence, Kansas. She hopes to further the activities of the hospital through education and community involvement.

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Staff

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Dr. Cameron Rumsey, MD – Chief of Staff – Dr.  Matthew Cameron Rumsey grew up in Pawhuska, OK and graduated from Pawhuska High School in 2003.  He graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology.  Dr. Rumsey started medical school at The University of North Dakota School of Medicine and completed his final two clinic years at Sanford School of Medicine at The University of South Dakota in 2011.  He completed his Family Medicine Residency training at The University of Missouri-Columbia in 2014.  In the past, he has worked for the Cherokee Nation as a staff physician and served as Medical Director for the Osage Nation Health Center for two years.  Dr. Rumsey has been a Pawhuska Hospital Board member since 2016, is the current Chief of Staff for Pawhuska Hospital Inc., and serves as the Chief Medical Officer for Cohesive Healthcare.  Dr. Rumsey enjoys working with rural health systems and strives to improve the level of healthcare in rural communities.

Heather Brandwein, APRN - Heather Brandwein graduated from Morris High School before obtaining her nursing degree from Oklahoma State Institute of Technology in 2010. She worked as an RN at Saint Francis Main Hospital for 7 years. While working she obtained her bachelor’s degree from Northern State University and her master’s as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Graceland University in 2018. Heather lives in Tulsa, Oklahoma, where she enjoys basketball, Chief’s football, cooking, and her two Golden Retrievers, Moose and Millie.

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Jessica Cartwright, APRN - Jessica was born and raised in Tulsa, Ok. She graduated from Booker T. Washington High School and then attended Oklahoma State University in Stillwater for her undergraduate program.  She then graduated from Langston University with her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing. She has been in the nursing field for 8 years with a significant background in cardiology from CVICU to cath lab. While working she obtained her Master’s degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Graceland University in 2020. Jessica lives in Tulsa with her husband and children. She enjoys warm weather, exercising, traveling and anything that gets her outside and active.