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Joyce Jensen Kirby

Joyce Jensen Kirby, American nursing administrator, consultant. Certified nurse administrator. Member Oncology Nurses Association (charter, vice president greater Tampa chapter 1985-1987), University South Florida Alumnae Association (charter, outstanding achievement in nursing award 1983), Hospice Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau (charter, president Tampa chapter 1981-1983), Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

  • Kirby, Joyce Jensen was born on September 21, 1939 in Seneca Falls, New York, United States. Daughter of Harold Lund and Elsie Risa (Larsen) Jensen.

  • Education

    • Diploma in Nursing, Genessee Hospital, Rochester, New York, 1960. Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University South Florida, 1976. Master of Science, University South Florida, 1977.

    Career

    • Director education Memorial Hospital, Cumberland, Maryland, 1965-1967. Assistant director nursing B.W. Martin Memorial Hospital, Mount Vernon, Ohio, 1970. Assistant administrator Port Allegheny (Pennsylvania) Community Hospital, 1972-1974.

      Associate executive director Humana Hospital-Pasco, Dade City, Florida, 1976-1977, Humana Hospital-Brandon (Florida) division Humana Company, 1977-1982. Vice president Voluntary Hospitals American Management Services, Tampa, Florida, 1982-1983. Associate executive director Humana Women's Hospital, San Antonio, 1983-1985.

      Vice president patient services H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida, 1985-1986. Assistant director nursing operations Citrus Memorial Hospital, Inverness, 1987-1990. Assistant administrator clinical operations Vencor Hospital, Tampa, 1990-1992.

      Education director Hospice of Hillsborough, since 1992. Consultant Delta Consulting, San Antonio, since 1983. Member Commission on Future of Nursing in Florida, 1986-1988.

    Major achievements

    • Certified nurse administrator.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member Oncology Nurses Association (charter, vice president greater Tampa chapter 1985-1987), University South Florida Alumnae Association (charter, outstanding achievement in nursing award 1983), Hospice Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau (charter, president Tampa chapter 1981-1983), Phi Kappa Phi.

    Personality

    Interests

    Woodworking, cabinetry, swimming.

    Connections

    • Children: Heather A., Heidi P., Peter L.
    • father: Harold Lund Jensen
    • mother: Elsie Risa (Larsen) Jensen
    • children: Heather A. Kirby
    • Heidi P. Kirby
    • Peter L. Kirby
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    Born September 21, 1939
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