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Bessie Hughes

Bessie Hughes, American Nursing administrator. Registered Nurse, California. Recipient Assistant Secretary of Health award unites states department Health & Human Superior vena cava syndrome,1990, Svc. for Humanity award Chi Eta Phi, 1991, Special Achievement award King/Drew Medical Center, 1991.

Background

  • Hughes, Bessie was born on August 27, 1939 in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States. Daughter of David and Sufronia B. Williams.

  • Education

    • Diploma, Grady Memorial School Nursing, Atlanta, 1959;Associate of Arts, S.W. College, Los Angeles, 1980;Bachelor of Science, Pacific Christian College, Fullerton, California, 1985;postgraduate, California State University, Los Angeles.

    Career

    • Head nurse, L.A.C. United States.C. Medical School, Los Angelesnursing supervisor, Martin Luther King Drew Medical Center, Los Angelesepidemiologist, Martin Luther King Drew Medical Center, Los Angelesassociate nursing director, Martin Luther King Drew Medical Center, Los Angeles. Active social workers department Martin Luther King Drew Medical Center.

    Membership

    Member Los Angeles County Board Supervisors, Los Angeles City Board Education. Member American Nurses Association, National Black Nurses Association, American Practitioners Infection Control.

    Connections

    • Married Willie D. Hughes, December 23, 1961 (divorced). 1 child, Yvette D.
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    Born August 27, 1939