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Dorothy Elizabeth Thielman

Dorothy Elizabeth Thielman, American nurse, enterostomal therapist. Registered Nurse, Idaho.

Background

  • Thielman, Dorothy Elizabeth was born on May 4, 1937 in Twodot, Montana, United States. Daughter of Thomas William and Dorothy Robertson (Smart) Hayman.

  • Education

    • Diploma in nursing, Deaconess Medical Center, Spokane, Washington, 1958. Bachelor of Science in Vocational Education, University Idaho, 1979. Certified in enterostomal therapy, Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, 1982.

    Career

    • Staff nurse Deaconess medical Center, Spokane, 1958-1959, Providence Hospital, Wallace, Idaho, 1959, Coeur d'Alene (Idaho) General Hospital, 1960, West Shoshone General Hospital, Kellogg, Idaho, 1961, 65-80. Nurse, welfare investigator County of Shoshone, Wallace, 1961-1964. School nurse, health occupations instructor Wallace School District 393, 1972-1979.

      Charge nurse, enterostomal therapist, director quality assurance Kootenai Medical Center, Coeur d'Alene, since 1980.

    Membership

    Chairman board trustees School District 393, Wallace, 1989. Board directors American Heart Association, Kellogg, 1978-1980. Moderator United Church of Christ Congressional, Wallace.

    Member Idaho Nurses Association (nursing practice advisory group, secretary-treasurer), Idaho Health Occupation Vocational Association (president 1978), International Association Enterostomal Therapy (president northwest region 1988-1992), Business and Professional Women American (district director 1978), Rotary (president-elect).

    Personality

    Interests

    Painting, reading, crochet, knitting, song writing.

    Connections

    • Married John Fred Thielman, September 14, 1963. Children: John William, Dorothy Christina, Robynn Elizabeth, Thomas Fred.
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    Born March 4, 1937