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Joanne Marinda Valdez, American Critical care, medical and surgical nurse License practical nurse, New Mexico; Registered Nurse, New Mexico; certified in Bachelor of Liberal Studies, American Council of Learned Societies, Pediatric Life Support. Recipient 20-year Svc. award St. Vincent's Hospital, 1989. Member ANA, NAFE, National League Nursing, Post Anesthesia Nurse Association New Mexico.

Background

Valdez, Joanne Marinda was born on November 12, 1935 in Moundsville, West Virginia, United States. Daughter of Byron L. and Marinda Gould (Thompson) Dunn.

Education

License practical nurse, St. Vincent's School, Santa Fe, 1974. Associate Degree in Nursing, Northern New Mexico Community College, 1985. Bachelor of science in nursing, University New Mexico, 1992.

Career

Practical nurse post cardiac unit, St. Vincent's Hospital, Santa Fe, 1974-1977;practical nurse Intensive Care Unit, St. Vincent's Hospital, Santa Fe, 1977-1980;practical nurse Cardiac Care Unit, St. Vincent's Hospital, Santa Fepractical nurse renal and medical-surgical floor, St. Vincent's Hospital, Santa Fe, 1983-1986;nurse oncology floor and medical-surgical unit, St. Vincent's Hospital, Santa Fe, 1986-1987;nurse post anesthesia care unit, St. Vincent's Hospital, Santa Fe, 1987-1996;retired, 1996. Participant New Mexico Governor's Conference on Nursing, 1989.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association, National Association of Female Executives, National League Nursing, Post Anesthesia Nurse Association New Mexico.

Connections

Married Joseph V. Valdez, December 24, 1953. Children: Joseph V. II, M. Louise, Alice, Robert, Richard, Michael, Elizabeth.