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Barbara Lou Garringer Edit Profile

Barbara Lou Garringer, American nurse. Registered Nurse Indiana. Purdue Frederick fellow, 1983; recipient Outstanding Nursing award Ball State University Nursing Alumni Association, 1983, Sagamore of Walbash award Governor of Indiana, 2003. Member Association Operating Room Nurses (certified 1980-2005), Sigma Theta Tau.

Background

Garringer, Barbara Lou was born on February 27, 1937 in Jay County, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Grover C. and Mabel (Shaneyfelt) Garringer.

Education

Diploma, Ball Memorial Hospital School Nursing, 1959. Bachelor, Ball State Teachers College, 1959. Master of Arts, Ball State University, 1975.

Career

Charge nurse orthopedics, Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, Indiana, 1959;head nurse orthopedics, Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, Indiana, 1961-1963;staff nurse, Control Indiana Orthopedics, Muncie, since 1963. Leader workshops in field.

Membership

Member Association Oper. Rm. Nurses (certified), National Association Orthopedic Nurses, Sigma Theta Tau.