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Betsy Cox Edit Profile

also known as Garza

Betsy Cox, American nurse, administrator. Certified emergency nurse; emergency medical technician Kerr County Emergency Medical Services, Kerrville, 1987, American Council of Learned Societies, Pouch Attachment Ladder System, certified in neonatal resuscitation, emergency pediatrics nursing & trauma nursing.

Background

Cox, Betsy was born on August 26, 1951 in Houston, Texas, United States. Daughter of Robert Earl and Marjorie (Domengeaux) C. L.V.N., Schreiner College, Kerrville, Texas, 1974.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University Texas-Austin, 1977. Certified emergency nurse, certified emergency medical technical, Kerr County Emergency Medical Services, Kerrville, 1983-1987. American Council of Learned Societies, Pouch Attachment Ladder System.

Certified neonatal resuscitation, emergency pediatrics nursing, trauma nursing. Nurse Intensive Care Unit-Cardiac Care Unit, Sid Peterson Memorial Hospital, Kerrville, 1974-1975. Nurse Camp Waldemar, Hunt, Texas, 1977.

Surgeon's assistant Higher Education Kilgore, Doctor of Medicine Kerrville, 1977-1978. Charge nurse operating room Bexar County Hospital, San Antonio, 1978. Member open heart team Baptist Memorial Hospital, Little Rock, 1978.

Yacht tour director Viking of Kos, Athens, Greece, 1981. Continuing education director emergency medical services Cynro, Inc., Kerrville, since 1982. Nurse emergency room Sid Peterson Meml.Hosp., 1982-1987.

Member level I trauma center Medical Center Hospital, San Antonio, 1987-1988. Emergency room supervisor Shepperd Memorial Hospital, Burnet, Texas, 1988-1992. Emergency department staff nurse Guadalupe Valley Hospital, Sequin, Texas, 1992^.

Organized Triage Center during flood disaster, Comfort, Texas, 1987. Initiated Fast Track and Telephone triage.

Career

Nurse, Intensive Care Unit-Cardiac Care Unit Sid Peterson Memorial Hospital, Kerrville, 1974—1975, nurse, emergency room, 1982—1987. Nurse Camp Waldemar, Hunt, Texas, 1977. Surgeon's assistant, Higher Education Kilgore Doctor of Medicine Kerrville, 1977—1978.

Charge nurse, operating room Bexar County Hospital, San Antonio, 1978. Member, open heart team Baptist Memorial Hospital, Little Rock, 1978. Yacht tour director Viking of Kos, Athens, Greece, 1981.

Continuing education director, emergency medical services Cynro Inc., Kerrville, since 1982. Member, level I trauma center Medical Center Hospital, San Antonio, 1987—1988. Emergency room supervisor Shepperd Memorial Hospital, Burnet, Texas, 1988—1992.

Emergency department staff nurse Guadalupe Valley Hospital, Sequin, Texas, since 1992.

Membership

Initiator Fast Track and Telephone Triage. Organizer Triage Center, Comfort, Texas, 1987. Member of Emergency Department Nurses Association, International Oceanog.

Foundation, Windjammer Club, Kappa Alpha Theta.