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Frances Barrett Foster

Frances Barrett Foster, American advanced nurse practitioner. Co-leader, developer Uveitis Support Group Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Boston, since 1997. Member American Nurses Association, American Heart Association (CPR instructor since 1987), Massachusetts Nurses Association, Eastern Nursing Research Society, North America Nursing Diagnosis Association, Massachusetts Coalition Nurse Practitioners.

Background

Foster, Frances Barrett was born on January 26, 1966 in Boston, Massachusetts, United States. Daughter of Martin Leo and Marian (Dow) Barrett.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Boston College, 1988;Master of Science in Nursing, Boston College, 1994;postgraduate, Boston College, since 1995.

Career

Primary nurse Massachusetts General, Boston, 1988-1991. Intern as clinical nurse specialist, health promotion and lifestyle change Deaconness Hospital, 1993-1994. Intern in advanced practitioner Boston Medical Ctr, Home Care, 1993-1994, Lasell College, Newton, Massachusetts, 1993-1994.

Advanced practitioner Carney Hospital, Boston, 1994-1999. Advanced nurse practitioner Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, since 1999, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, since 1999. Stress management facilitator Newton-Wellesley Hospital, 1994-1999, Faulkner Hospital, since 1999.

Researcher, consultant Functional Health Pattern Assessment Screening Tool, Boston College, since 1992.

Membership

Co-leader, developer Uveitis Support Group Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Boston, since 1997. Member American Nurses Association, American Heart Association (CPR instructor since 1987), Massachusetts Nurses Association, Eastern Nursing Research Society, North America Nursing Diagnosis Association, Massachusetts Coalition Nurse Practitioners.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: water skiing, down hillskiing, watercolors, gardening.

Connections

Married Charles Stephen Foster, January 4, 1997.