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Diane Duffy Glismann, American health facility administrator. Certified Critical Care Nurse Practitioner, American College Surgeons. Named Colorado Nurse of Year, 1975.


Glismann, Diane Duffy was born on February 8, 1935 in Buffalo. Daughter of William Howard and Celeste (Strigl) Woodley.


Diploma in nursing, Sisters of Charity Hospital, 1955. Bachelor of Science, College St. Francis, 1982.


With emergency department, Lutheran Medical Center, 1971-1975;director nursing, Medical Pers. Pool, Denver, 1975-1980;executive director, Community Health Superior vena cava syndrome, Denver, 1982-1984;director nursing, Parkside Health Management, Denver, 1984-1985;director nursing, Western Home Health, Denver, 1985-1986;administrator, Health Care Specialists, Denver, 1986-1987;branch manager, National Standard Instructor Superior vena cava syndrome Inc., Denver, 1987-1991;director professional services, HRN Superior vena cava syndrome, Inc., Denver, 1991-1993;president, Chief Executive Officer, HRN Colorado, Denver, since 1993. Nurse lobbyist internship program, 1972.


Member Governor's Council on Emergency Medicine, Denver, 1975-1977. Board directors Colorado Heart Association, Denver, 1977. Member American Nurses Association (state delegate 1980), American Medical Society Auxiliary (national committee on legislation since 1992), Colorado Federation Nursing (president 1983), Colorado Medical Society Auxiliary (legis chairman 1989-1990, president-elect 1989-1990, president 1990-1991), Colorado Medical Society Alliance (legislation chairman since 1993), Colorado Medical Organization (political action committee, board directors since 1990), Clear Creek County Medical Society Auxiliary (president 1988-1989).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: running, biking, hiking, skiing, tennis.


Married Richard E. Rahill, November 3, 1956 (divorced 1969). Children: Kevin, Sharon, Suzanne, Michele. Married James C. Duffy, November 12, 1970 (divorced 1983).

Children: Michael and Julia (twins). Married John D. Glismann, November 28, 1985. Children: Linda, Diana, John P., Laura.