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Elizabeth Burfoot Keeling

Elizabeth Burfoot Keeling, American health facility administrator. Registered Nurse, Texas, Louisiana. Member Texas Organization Nurse Executives, Texas Society Healthcare Educators (board directors 1992-1994), Dallas Area Society Healthcare Educators (president-elect 1991-1992, president 1992-1994), National Nursing Staff Development Organization, American Organization Nurse Executive, American College Healthcare Executive, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

  • Keeling, Elizabeth Burfoot was born on January 23, 1959 in Wills Point, Texas, United States. Daughter of Charles Andrews and Elizabeth Ligon (Wilson) Burfoot.

  • Education

    • Associate Degree in Nursing, Louisiana Technology University, 1983. Bachelor of science in nursing, Northeast Louisiana University, 1985. MSN, University Texas School Nursing, Arlington, 1991.

      Doctor of Philosophy, Texas Woman's University, Denton, 1999.

    Career

    • Staff nurse St. Francis Medical Center, Monroe, Louisiana, 1983-1985, Valley Baptist Medical Center, Harlingen, Texas, 1985-1986, nurse manager, 1986-1988, Management Information System coordinator, 1988-1989. Staff nurse Methodist Medical Center, Dallas, 1989-1991, assistant director nursing, 1991-1992, education director, 1992-1993, director women and children's services and education, 1993-1994. Assistant administrator patient care services Medical Center Mesquite, 1994-1995.

      Program director patient information systems Methodist Medical Center, Dallas, 1996-1997. Nursing coordinator Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center, 1997-2000. Executive consultant Hillcrest Health Systems, Waco, Texas, 2000—2001, director, since 2001.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse, Texas, Louisiana.

    Membership

    Member Texas Organization Nurse Executives, Texas Society Healthcare Educators (board directors 1992-1994), Dallas Area Society Healthcare Educators (president-elect 1991-1992, president 1992-1994), National Nursing Staff Development Organization, American Organization Nurse Executive, American College Healthcare Executive, Sigma Theta Tau.

    Connections

    • Married Robert Walton Keeling, August 31, 1985. Children: Kathryn Ashby, Robert Walton, Junior.
    • father: Charles Andrews Burfoot
    • mother: Elizabeth Ligon (Wilson) Burfoot
    • spouse: Robert Walton Keeling
    • children: Kathryn Ashby Keeling
    • Robert Walton Keeling
    • Junior Keeling
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    Born January 23, 1959
    (age 58)
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