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Ann Entwisle Newswanger

Ann Entwisle Newswanger, American health system consultant. Recognized for excellence in practice Delaware Nurses Association, 1984; Johnson and Johnson Wharton fellow, 1989.

Background

  • Newswanger, Ann Entwisle was born on March 6, 1936 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Charles W. Entwisle and Clara M. (Culbertson) Entwisle-Durfor.

  • Education

    • Diploma in nursing, Memorial Hospital School Nursing, Wilmington, Delaware, 1957. Bachelor of Science, West Chester State University, 1972. Master of Science, University Delaware, 1974.

      Master of Science in Nursing Administration, Villanova University, 1984.

    Career

    • Staff nurse Memorial Hospital, 1957-1958, head nurse, 1958-1967. Nursing service supervisor Wilmington Medical Center, 1967-1969. Instructor St. Francis Hospital School Nursing, Wilmington, 1969-1974, director school nursing, 1974-1976, director staff development, 1976-1977, director department nursing, 1977-1984, vice president patient services, 1984-1990.

      Senior management consultant Franciscan Health System, Aston, Pennsylvania, since 1990. National League for Nurses consultant National Student Nurses Association, New York City, 1975-1982.

    Works

    • Author: Accreditation as a Quality Assurance Tool, 1976.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Membership

    Administrative board St. Paul's United Methodist Church, Wilmington, 1983-1986. Member American Association Nurse executives, Wilminton Women in Business, Mid-Atlantic Nurses Association, Memorial Hospital Alumni Association (president 1966-1968), Delaware Nurse Executive Association (president 1990), Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Theta Tau.

    Personality

    Interests

    Boating, crafts.

    Connections

    • Married Glenn W. Newswanger, June 9, 1962. 1 child, Charles G.
    • father: Charles W. Entwisle Entwisle-Durfor
    • mother: Clara M. (Culbertson) Entwisle-Durfor
    • spouse: Glenn W. Newswanger
    • child: Charles G. Newswanger
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