LUMBERTON — Sonja Hilburn, a native of Bladenboro, has been named director of Southeastern Health’s Emergency Services, which includes Southeastern Regional Medical Center’s Emergency Department, Clinical Decision Unit, Infusion Clinic, Tele-monitoring, and MedCare Ambulance Service and Dispatch.
Hilburn earned an associate’s degree in nursing from Southeastern Community College in 2004, a bachelor’s degree in nursing from UNC-Wilmington in 2012, as well as a master’s degree in nursing leadership and management from Western Governor’s University in 2015.
Before being named director, Hilburn served as manager of emergency services. Since joining SeHealth in 2004, she has also worked as quality improvement specialist in quality management, as a manager in patient care services, and as a staff nurse in the emergency department.
Hilburn lives in Bladenboro with her husband Keith and their two children, Kinley and Weston.