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Emma S. Wood, American nurse practitioner. Registered Nurse, Florida; advanced Registered Nurse practitioner; certified psychiatric and mental health nurse, certified professional in health care quality, clinical specialist in psychiatric mental health.

Background

Wood, Emma S. was born on June 20, 1945 in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of Moses H. and Elizabeth M. (Shirk) Zimmerman.

Education

Associate Degree in Nursing, Edison Community College, 1979. Bachelor of science in nursing, University South Florida, 1987. MSN, University South Florida, 1989.

Career

Agency administrator, home health nurse, Visiting Nurse Association of Desoto County, Arcadia, Florida, 1979-1981;utilization review coordinator, G. Pierce Wood Memorial Hospital, 1981-1985;Registered Nurse specialist, G. Pierce Wood Memorial Hospital, 1985-1989;senior nurse supervisor, manager, G. Pierce Wood Memorial Hospital, 1989-1995;nurse educator, G. Pierce Wood Memorial Hospital, since 1995;advanced Registered Nurse practitioner, G. Pierce Wood Memorial Hospital, since 1990.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association, Florida Nurses Association, National Association for Health Care Quality, Florida Association for Health Care Quality, American Psychiatric Nurses Association, National League for Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Married George Wood, February 4, 1977 (deceased July 1989). 1 child, George William Junior.