Rita Colleen Ward
Rita Colleen Ward, American geriatrics nurse. Licensed Practical Nurse. Recipient Eckdahl award.
Ward, Rita Colleen was born on June 5, 1953 in Columbus, Nebraska, United States. Daughter of Max A. and Margaret (Levalley) Duncan.
Diploma, Flint Hills Area Vo-Tech, Emporia, Kansas, 1977. Registered Nurse, Neosho County Community College, Ottawa, Kansas, 1991. Bachelor of science in nursing, Pittsburgh State University, 1997.
Postpartum nurse Ransom Memorial Hospital, Ottawa, Kansas, 1979-1991. Charge nurse Ottawa Retirement Village, 1986-1991. Nurse Intensive Care Unit step down unit Olathe (Kansas) Medical Center, 1991-1992.
Charge nurse Crestview Nursing Home, Ottawa, 1992-1993. Director nursing Arkhaven Nursing Facility, Garnett, Kansas, 1992-1997, Oak Haven Nursing Facility, Richmond, since 1997.