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Barbara Wakefield Esposito, American Emergency nurse Registered Nurse Pennsylvania, CEN. Recipient Chapel of Four Chaplains award Girl Scouts of Philadelphia, 1981,Thanks award, 1984. Member Emergency Nurses Association, American Trauma Society, Delaware Valley Trauma Nurse Consortium, Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation (member standards committee 1989-1992), Hospital Association of Pennsylvania (Executive Committee 1991-1994).

Background

Esposito, Barbara Wakefield was born on December 16, 1935 in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Chester Wright and Pauline (Whittaker) Wakefield.

Education

Diploma, Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia, 1956.

Career

Staff nurse, Pennsylvania Hospital, 1956-1958;staff nurse supervisor, Methodist Hospital, Philadelphia, 1958-1968;staff nurse, Jeanes Hospital, Philadelphia, 1968-1977;supervisor, Jeanes Hospital, Philadelphia, 1981;staff nurse, Frankford Hospital, Philadelphia, 1977-1981;head nurse, emergency room, Frankford Hospital, Philadelphia, 1981-1986;trauma nurse coordinator/manager emergency care, Frankford Hospital, Philadelphia, 1986-1988;manager trauma program, Frankford Hospital, Philadelphia, since 1988. Board directors Bucks County Environmental Health & Safety Council, Doylestown, Pennsylvania. Chairperson Pennsylvania Trauma Nurse Advisory Council, 1994-1995.

Membership

Member Emergency Nurses Association, American Trauma Society, Delaware Valley Trauma Nurse Consortium, Pennsylvania Trauma Systems Foundation (member standards committee 1989-1992), Hospital Association of Pennsylvania (executive committee 1991-1994).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, needlework, reading.

Connections

Married Charles Esposito, September 20, 1958. Children: Susan Basalik, Karen Zeltt.