Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center
Tracye B. Davis, FACHE | 509-434-7200
Interim Medical Center Director
On June 9, 2017, Tracye B. Davis was appointed as Interim Medical Center Director of the Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center in Spokane, WA. She was selected and appointed by Michael Murphy, Network Director, VISN 20. She is a Board Certified Health Care Executive and a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE).
Ms. Davis is a VA Executive with more than 13-years of experience with the Department of Veterans Affairs. She began her VA career a a Fellow of the Graduate Healthcare Administration Training Program in the VA's Pittsburgh Health Care System (HCS). Her experience and expertise in the VA includes quality management, patient safety, cultural transformation for dementia care, and compliance and business integrity.
Her VA career path has included serving as an Executive Assistant to the Director of the VA's North Texas HCS from 2008-'13. She then served as Associate Director of the VA's Maine HCS during 2014-'15. Most recently, Ms. Davis had been serving as the Deputy Director of the Portland (OR) HCS and also served in a detailed capacity to the VA's Long Beach (CA) HCS as Interim Medical Center Director from Aug-Dec. 2016. Ms. Davis holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from Trinity University in San Antonio, TX. She also earned a Master of Health Administration from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.
Richard "Rick" Richards | 509-434-7202
Mr. Rick Richards was appointed as the Associate Director of Mann-Grandstaff VAMC on August 7, 2016. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Richards was the Clinical Program Manager and Care Coordination Specialist for the Comprehensive Integrated Inpatient Rehabilitation Program (CIIRP) at the Puget Sound VAMC. Prior to VA, Mr. Richards was the CEO of multiple long term acute care and rehabilitation hospitals in various states and held various other clinical and administrative health care positions. Mr. Richards has two Master’s degrees in Business Administration and Speech/Language Pathology. He is a Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE) and an Air Force Veteran.
Scott Nye, MD, FACS | 509-434-7201
Chief of Staff
Dr. Scott W. Nye was appointed as Chief of Staff in July 2016. Dr. Nye received his medical degree from The Ohio State University College of Medicine in Columbus, Ohio in 1994 and completed his Residency in Surgery at The Ohio State University College of Medicine in 1999.
He served as the Medical Staff President at Valley Hospital and Medical Center and also as the Chairman of the Board of Directors prior to coming to the Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center as a Staff Surgeon September 8, 2010. He was appointed as Chief of Surgery, August 24th, 2014. Dr. Nye has over 16 years of experience in General Surgery.
Darci Raschke, MSHS, BSN, RN | (509) 434-7208
Associate Director, Patient Care Services-Nurse Exec.
Darci Raschke was selected as the Associate Director for Patient Care Services/Nurse Executive in December 2016. Darci received her Bachelor of Science, Nursing degree from Minnesota State University, Mankato, in 1995. She served in the US Navy as a Nurse and worked for the Navy as a DoD civilian registered nurse until 2008. At that time, Darci began working for the Puget Sound VAMC as a staff nurse, while she completed her Master of Science in Health Sciences degree in 2010. Darci was soon selected as the Assistant Nurse Manager of Primary Care in Seattle.
In 2013, she was offered the position of Nurse Manager of Ambulatory Care at the Mann-Grandstaff VAMC, where she successfully managed a busy, multi-site Primary Care service. In November 2015, Darci was selected as the Associate Chief Nurse Executive for Outpatient Nursing.