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Karen Louise Guy

Karen Louise Guy, American obstetrics/pediatrics nurse. Certified childbirth educator, Lamaze educator, inpatient obstetrics; certified pediatrics nurse, American Nurses Credentialing Center. Member El Paso Symphony Guild, 1978-1980. Member Nurses Association of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (certified in inpatient obstetrics), American Society Psychoprophylaxis in Ob-Gyn, New Neighbors, Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

  • Guy, Karen Louise was born on August 23, 1946 in Rockford, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Francis Edmond and Arline Josephine (Burghardt) Rutz.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of science in nursing, Northern Illinois University, 1968.

    Career

    • Staff nurse Swedish American Hospital, Rockford, 1968. Commissioned 2d. lieutenant United States Army, 1968, advanced through grades to captain, 1970, assistant head nurse Fitzsimmons Army Hospital Denver, 1968-1969, staff nurse Brooke Army Medical Center San Antonio, 1969-1970, staff nurse Beaumont General Hospital Fort Bliss, 1970-1971, retired, 1971. Childbirth educator American Red Cross, Okinawa, Japan, 1971-1972.

      Staff nurse SurgiCtr., El Paso, Texas, 1976-1978. Charge, staff nurse Upjohn HealthCare, 1978-1980. Coordinator, staff nurse Southern Hills.

      Medical Center, Nashville, 1980-1987. Nurse coordinator Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 1987-1990. Staff nurse Olsten Health Care, Phoenix, 1991, Phoenix Children's Hospital, since 1991, Humana Hospital, since 1991.

      Clinical coordinator pediatrics Phoenix Childrens Hospital, 1992-1994, assistant manager pediatrics, since 1994. Faculty associate in pediatrics Arizona State University, since 1994.

    Major achievements

    • Certified childbirth educator, Lamaze educator, inpatient obstetrics. Certified pediatrics nurse, American Nurses Credentialing Center.

    Membership

    Member El Paso Symphony Guild, 1978-1980. Member Nurses Association of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (certified in inpatient obstetrics), American Society Psychoprophylaxis in Ob-Gyn, New Neighbors, Sigma Theta Tau.

    Personality

    Interests

    Cake decorating, camping.

    Connections

    • Married David Paul Guy, September 27, 1969. Children: Christian Paul, Stephen Peter, Joseph Patrick.
    • father: Francis Edmond Rutz
    • mother: Arline Josephine (Burghardt) Rutz
    • spouse: David Paul Guy
    • children: Christian Paul Guy
    • Stephen Peter Guy
    • Joseph Patrick Guy
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    Born August 23, 1946
    (age 71)
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