logo logo

Barbara Lee Moore Elliott

Barbara Lee Moore Elliott, American medical/surgical nurse. Registered Nurse, Kansas; certified clinical specialist medical/surgical, diabetes educator. Named Distinguished Alumni School Nursing, Wichita, 1984; grantee Robert Wood Johnson-Pew Charitable Trust.

Background

  • Elliott, Barbara Lee Moore was born on July 23, 1935 in Rose Hill, Kansas, United States. Daughter of Henry Thornton and Thelma (Church) Moore.

  • Education

    • Diploma, Wesley School, 1956. Bachelor of science in nursing cum laude, Wichita State University, 1974. MSN, Wichita State University, 1979.

      Certified diabetes nurse specialist, University Kansas, Wichita, 1979.

    Career

    • Nurse operating room Sedgwick County Hospital, Wichita, 1956-1959. Charge nurse orthopedics, surgical units St. Joseph Medical Center, 1961-1962, assistant head nurse, 1964-1966, nurse school health, 1970-1974. Instructor Wichita Board Education District #259, 1963.

      Coordinator School Nursing Wesley Medical Center, Wichita, 1978-1982. Associate member graduate faculty, assistant professor medical/surgical Wichita State University, 1982-1986, director clinical programs, 1983-1985. Nurse Hunter Health Clinic, Wichita, 1983-1985.

      Instructor pediatrics Hesston (Kansas) College, summer 1974. Nurse consultant Quality Systems Group, Phoenix, 1993-1995. Clinical nurse specialist St. Joseph Medical Center, 1987-1990.

      Director professional affairs, adjunct faculty University Texas, San Antonio, 1990-1992.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse, Kansas. Certified clinical specialist medical/surgical, diabetes educator.

    Works

    • Author: Understanding Diabetes. Co-author: Type I Diabetes.

    Membership

    Volunteer Head Start Sickle Cell Testing, Peoples Alternative Home Health Care, Inc. Active Radio Information Services Geriatric Residents of Sedgwick County, Kansas. Planner diabetes screening Wichita Pharmacists Association, Wichita chapter American Diabetes Association, 1980.

    Camp counselor nurse American Diabetes Association Kansas, 1979. Member American Association Diabetes Educators (chair monograph development committee 1983-1985, continuing education 1985-1987), Enterostomal Therapy Association, Wichita State University (vice president 1976-1978), Sigma Theta Tau (Epsilon Gamma chapter), Phi Kappa Phi.

    Connections

    • Married Edwin E. Elliott, July 24, 1955. Children: Jon E., Lucia M., Kenneth E., Thomas E.
    • father: Henry Thornton Moore
    • mother: Thelma (Church) Moore
    • spouse: Edwin E. Elliott
    • children: Jon E. Elliott
    • Lucia M. Elliott
    • Kenneth E. Elliott
    • Thomas E. Elliott
    See on larger map
    Nationality