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Nicholas Rudolph Burgeson

Nicholas Rudolph Burgeson, American healthcare executive. Registered Nurse, California; licensed nursing home administrator. With United States Army, 1966-1968. Member California Association Management (secretary 1975, president 1976-1977), Forensic Mental Health Association California (board directors 1988-1992, president 1990-1992), United States Judo Association (patron life), Tae Kuk Mu Sul Korean Martial Arts Association (life).

Background

  • Burgeson, Nicholas Rudolph was born on July 4, 1943 in Portland, Oregon, United States. Son of Rudolph Benjamin and Grace Ruth (Nimlos) Burgeson.

  • Education

    • AS in Nursing Science, Pacific Union College, 1964. Bachelor of Science in Commerce, Golden Gate University, 1977. Master of Business Administration in Management, University Beverly Hills, 1981.

    Career

    • Staff nurse Napa (California) State Hospital, 1964-1968, nursing coordinator, 1968-1970, assist to medical director, 1970-1971. Assistant chief hospital service section California Department of Health, Sacramento, 1971-1977. Administrator Metropolitan State Hospital, Norwalk, California, 1977-1981.

      Associate administrator Loma Linda (California) Community Hospital, 1981-1982. Manager, psychiatric hospital development American Medical International, Inc., Beverly Hills, California, 1983-1984. President NRB & Associates, Sacramento, since 1982.

      Director information resources Atascadero (California) State Hospital, 1984-1990. Special advisor-accreditation California Department Mental Health, Sacramento, 1990-1992, consultant on hospital administration, 1992-1995, chief long term care reform, since 1995.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse, California. Licensed nursing home administrator.

    Works

    • Appeared in television documentary Cry Help, 1970. Member editorial board directors California Health Review, 1981-1983.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    With United States Army, 1966-1968. Member California Association Management (secretary 1975, president 1976-1977), Forensic Mental Health Association California (board directors 1988-1992, president 1990-1992), United States Judo Association (patron life), Tae Kuk Mu Sul Korean Martial Arts Association (life).

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, travel.

    Connections

    • Married Donna Irene MacGlashan, October 18, 1964. Children: Tina Lynn, Robert Gene.
    • father: Rudolph Benjamin Burgeson
    • mother: Grace Ruth (Nimlos) Burgeson
    • spouse: Donna Irene MacGlashan
    • children: Tina Lynn Burgeson
    • Robert Gene Burgeson
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    Born July 4, 1943
    (age 74)
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