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Bernard Carl Alger

Bernard Carl Alger, American hospital administrator. Member of American Hospital Association, Association Mental Health Adminstrs (certified), American College Hospital Administrators, South Area Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce.

Background

  • Alger, Bernard Carl was born on October 21, 1944 in Des Moines. Son of Carl Evert and Grace Patrica (Rambo) Alger.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Southwestern University, Georgetown, Texas, 1966. Master of Business Administration, Southern Methodist University, 1969. Doctor of Philosophy, University Iowa, 1973.

    Career

    • Assistant administrator Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas, 1973—2007. Associate director Harris Hospital Methodist (now Harris Methodist Health System),, Fort Worth. Senior associate director, 1980—1982.

      Senior vp, 1982—1984. Executive vp, since 1984. Chairman March Dimes, Fort Worth, 1979—1981.

      Member Texas Government Effectiveness Program, Houston, 1981.

    Works

    • Author: Existing Methods of Resource Control in Non-Profit Hospitals, 1973, Hospital Resource Planning, 1975.

    Politics

    The use of force should be supported only in extreme situations and through approve of appropriate international organizations.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    The teaching of the Bible is a key in understanding the way by which a person obtains salvation.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The demands of modern life may leave someone stressed and overloaded, or isolated and feeling useless. Be persistent, and success will be definitely achieved.

    Membership

    Member of American Hospital Association, Association Mental Health Adminstrs (certified), American College Hospital Administrators, South Area Fort Worth Chamber of Commerce.

    Personality

    Interests

    Camping, running, stein collecting, motorcycling, backpacking.

    Connections

    • Married Kathy Wall, January 31, 1967 (divorced 1977). Children: Anjelicia, Stephen. Married Barbara Todd, July 22, 1978 (divorced 1984).

      Children: Heather, Karen. Married Cleta Jean Cogburn, April 1985. 1 child Cristin.
    • father: Carl Evert Alger
    • mother: Grace Patrica (Rambo) Alger
    • spouses: Kathy Wall
    • Barbara Todd
    • Cleta Jean Cogburn
    • children: Anjelicia Alger
    • Stephen Alger
    • Heather Alger
    • Karen Alger
    • Cristin Alger
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    Born October 21, 1944
    (age 73)
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