Woodland, CA, August 12, 2011
– Rebekah Wheeler joins Woodland Healthcare as a nurse midwife in the obstetrician/gynecology department.
Wheeler received her master’s of science degree in nursing specializing in nurse-midwifery and a master’s degree in public health from the Yale University. She recently completed an internship in midwifery at the Cambridge Health Alliance/Cambridge Birthing Center in Cambridge, MA. Prior to joining Woodland Healthcare, Wheeler worked as a registered nurse at the Women’s Services Unit, Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT. She has also worked as a doula in New York and is the founder of the Malawi Women’s Health Collective in Malawi, Africa, a comprehensive training program for traditional birth attendants from rural villages in southern Malawi.
Wheeler is currently seeing patients at the Woodland Clinic located at 632 W. Gibson Road, Woodland. To schedule an appointment, call (530) 668-2600.