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Kathryn Regina Werkhoven

Kathryn Regina Werkhoven, American nursing administrator. Certified nursing administrator. Wharton's fellow, Wharton's and Johnson & Johnson, 1984. Member of Tennessee Society Nurse Administrators (board directors 1982-1984), Tennessee Hospital Association (chairman council nursing 1984-1985), American Society Nursing Administrators.

Background

  • Werkhoven, Kathryn Regina was born on April 11, 1936 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Stephen Grier and Mary (McKenize) Edmundson.

  • Education

    • Diploma in Nursing, Nazareth College, 1957. Bachelor in Professional Studies, Memphis State University, 1979.

    Career

    • Scrub nurse Doctor McCarthy Demere, Memphis, 1960—1962. Instructor St. Joseph Hospital, 1962—1971, director surgery, 1971—1974, St. Francis Hospital, Memphis, 1974—1979, director nursing, since 1979.

    Major achievements

    • Certified nursing administrator.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Roman Catholic

    Membership

    Member of Tennessee Society Nurse Administrators (board directors 1982-1984), Tennessee Hospital Association (chairman council nursing 1984-1985), American Society Nursing Administrators.

    Personality

    Interests

    Swimming, reading.

    Connections

    • Married William Edward Werkhoven, July 8, 1961. Children: Thomas, Jerome, Michael, Mary Anne, John.
    • father: Stephen Grier Edmundson
    • mother: Mary (McKenize) Edmundson
    • spouse: William Edward Werkhoven
    • children: Thomas Werkhoven
    • Jerome Werkhoven
    • Michael Werkhoven
    • Mary Anne Werkhoven
    • John Werkhoven
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    Born April 11, 1936
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