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Barbara Diebold Ahlheit Edit Profile

Barbara Diebold Ahlheit, American medical/surgical nurse. Recipient nursing excellence award Southern Region Veterans Administration Medical Centers, 1994. Member American Nurses Association, Tennessee Nurses Association, American Thoracic Society (nursing section), Sigma Theta Tau (president-elect Iota chapter 1992, president 1992-1993).

Background

Ahlheit, Barbara Diebold was born on January 10, 1951 in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, United States. Daughter of Quentin Charles and Sirphenia Isabel (Meier) Diebold.

Education

Diploma, Methodist Hospital School Nursing, Memphis, 1973. Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Memphis State University, 1981. MSN, University Tennessee, Memphis, 1984.

Past masters Family Nurse Practitioner, University Alabama, Huntsville, 1996.

Career

Instructor Methodist Hospital School of Nursing, Memphis, 1981-1982. Pulmonary clinical nurse specialist Methodist Hospitals, 1983-1985. Assistant director nursing Hospital Corporation of America West Side Hospital, Nashville, 1985-1987.

Pulmonary clinical nurse specialist Veterans Administration Medical Center, 1987-1996, Family Nurse Practitioner, since 1996.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association, Tennessee Nurses Association, American Thoracic Society (nursing section), Sigma Theta Tau (president-elect Iota chapter 1992, president 1992-1993).

Connections

Married Larry Wayne Ahlheit, October 26, 1985.