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Jane Claire Rothrock, American nursing educator. Association Operating Room Nurses scholar, 1974, 85-86, 86-87.


Rothrock, Jane Claire was born on March 20, 1948 in Abington, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of John Richard and Dorothea Ethel (Leser) Lynch.


Bachelor of science in nursing, University Pennsylvania, 1974. MSN, University Pennsylvania, 1978. Doctor of Nursing Science, Widener University, 1987.


Staff nurse Hospital University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1969-1971, staff developer, 1971-1974. Director operating room Graduate Hospital, Philadelphia, 1974-1976. Clinical instructor University Pennsylvania, 1976-1977.

Director operating room Bryn Mawr Hospital, Pennsylvania, 1978-1979. Professor Delaware County Community College, Media, since 1979. President Quest Registered Nurse Inc., Wallingford, Pennsylvania, since 1985.

Member advisory board University Pennsylvania School Nursing, 1990-2000.



The state should not use its authority to promote any particular religious belief. It should allow people practice their own religious convictions.


The strong feature of Methodism is the role of local people take for the fabric of church buildings and manses and for the handling of money. They share with ordained ministers the role of setting direction for the churches in a particular area or 'circuit'.


Board directors Community Mental Health Center, Chester, Pennsylvania, 1980-1990. President ASPAN Foundation, 1998-2000. Member American Nurses Association, Pennsylvania Council Operating Room Nurses (president 1984-1986), Association Operating Room Nurses (board directors 1987-1991, treasurer 1991-1993, president 1994-1995, editorial board 1983-1986, 99—, research committee 1986-1987, president-elect 1994-1994, president 1994-1995), Society Research in Nursing Education, Nursing Organization Liaison Forum (vice chair 1995-1998), Pine Ridge Garden Club, Junior Womens Club.


  • Other Interests

    Sailing, skiing, needlecrafts.


Married Joseph Rothrock, III, April 17, 1977.

John Richard Lynch

Dorothea Ethel (Leser) Lynch

Joseph Rothrock