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Gay Patterson Hall, American nurse midwife. Registered Nurse New York, Pennsylvania, Florida.


Hall, Gay Patterson was born on February 26, 1937 in Long Beach, California, United States. Daughter of John James III and Rhueybelle (Alter) Patterson.


Bachelor of science in nursing, Columbia University, 1961. MSN, Catholic University America, 1968.


Commissioned captain United States Air Force, 1975, advanced through grades to colonel, 1993. Staff nurse United States Public Health Service, Dillingham, Alaska, 1961-1962. Charge nurse medical ward Hospital Bella Vista, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico, 1963.

Public health nurse Pennsylvania Department Health, Harrisburg, 1964-1966. Private duty nurse Homemakers Upjohn Inc., 1973. Clinical nurse Perry Health Center, Loysville, Pennsylvania, 1973-1975.

Director United States Air Force nurse-midwifery clinical program Georgetown University, Washington, 1989-1994. Chief obstetrics-gynecology and pediatrics 6th Medical Group Hospital, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, 1994-1995. Retired, 1995; advanced nurse practitioner Guidance Clinic of Middle Keys., Marathon, Florida, since 1996.

Adjunct faculty nurse-midwifery program Georgetown University School Nursing, 1980-1984, 89-94. Member faculty Florida Keys Community College, Key West, since 1997. Case worker Keys to Recovery, Marathon, Florida, since 2000.

Consultant, speaker in field.


Board directors Healthy Start, since 1997. Member American College of Obstetrics and Gynocology (committee obstetrical practice 1994-1997), American College Nurse-Midwives (chairman clinical practice committee 1991-1994, head teller nominating committee 1983, 90, finance committee 1981-1983), United States Air Force Association (life), Retired Officers Association (board directors 1998-1999), Uniformed Nurse Practitioners Association, Air Force Association.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: art, scuba diving, sailing.


Married Steven A. Ahlf, September 23, 1962 (divorced 1972). 1 child, Rhueybelle Anne. Married Mortimer Joseph Hall, November 17, 1979.

Step children: Jennifer, Janelle, Michael.