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Jean Ann Ternus

Jean Ann Ternus, American nursing educator. Registered Nurse Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska.

Background

  • Ternus, Jean Ann was born on February 29, 1944 in Columbus, Nebraska, United States. Daughter of Maurice Henry and Marcella (Huntemer) Ternus.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Mount Marty College, 1966. Master of Science, Kansas State University, 1977.

    Career

    • Staff nurse Brian Memorial Hospital, Lincoln, Nebraska, 1966-1967, Veterans Administration Hospital, Milwaukee, 1967-1969, Kansas City, Missouri, 1969-1972. Nursing instructor Kansas City Communications College, Kansas, since 1973. Cardiovascular nurse specialist Methodist Hospital, Houston, 1973.

    Major achievements

    • Registered Nurse Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member American Association of University Women, National Education Association, American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Kansas State Nurses Association(president district II 1980-1982, 2002-2004, chair district newsletter 1980-2000, editor newsletter 1980-1998, District 2 board directors since 2001, Second vice president 1986-1990, 1st vice president 1990-1992, secretary district II since 1993, vice president 1993-1995), National League for Nursing, Gerontological Nurses Association, Kansas Nurses Foundation (board directors 1990-1991, secretary since 1992, president-elect since 1995, president 1997-2002, board trustees since 2002), Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Kappa Gamma.

    Connections

    • father: Maurice Henry Ternus
    • mother: Marcella (Huntemer) Ternus
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    Born February 29, 1944
    (age 73)
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