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Betsy Jean Ovitt

Betsy Jean Ovitt, American nurse. Member American Burn Association, American Association Critical Care Nurses, University Wisconsin Alumni Association.

Background

  • Ovitt, Betsy Jean was born on October 30, 1946 in Nashville, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of David Wilkie and Elizabeth Louella (Wright) Ovitt.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University Wisconsin, 1968. Master of Science in Nursing, Marquette University, 1985.

    Career

    • Staff nurse University Wisconsin Hospital, Madison, 1968-1969, Fairview Southdale Hospital, Edina, Minnesota, 1969-1970, Anchorage Community Hospital, 1971-1973. Biomedical instructor Geophysical Institute University Alaska, Fairbanks, 1973-1974. Unit director burn center St. Mary's Hospital, Milwaukee, 1976-1987.

      Nurse manager burn center Tampa General Hospital, Florida, 1987-1988. Director critical care UCH, since 1988. Instructor Advanced Cardiac Life Support, 1978-1986.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Burn Association, American Association Critical Care Nurses, University Wisconsin Alumni Association.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf.

    Connections

    • father: David Wilkie Ovitt
    • mother: Elizabeth Louella (Wright) Ovitt
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    Born October 30, 1946
    (age 71)
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