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hospital administrator

John Watkins Rankin, American hospital administrator. Fellow American College Hospital Adminstrs.; member American Hospital Association (past delegate), American Public Welfare Association, American Public Charlotte North Carolina.

Background

Rankin, John Watkins was born on May 11, 1919 in Concord, North Carolina, United States. Son of Samuel Wharton and Louise Evans (Watkins) Rankin.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Univercity North Carolina, 1939. Certificate hospital administration, Duke, 1941. Fellow hospital administration, W. K. Kellogg Foundation, 1942.

Career

Regional hospital officer Office Civilian Defense, United States Public Health Service, Atlanta, 1942-1943. Superintendent Tuomey Hospital, Sumter, South Carolina., 1943-1946. Director James Walker Memorial Hospital, Wilmington, North Carolina, 1946-1952, Milwaukee County Institutions and Depts., 1952-1961, Charlotte (North Carolina) Memorial Hospital, 1961-1972.

President Medi-Data, Inc. President Greater Milwaukee Hospital Council, 1955, South Carolina. Hospital Association, 1946, Wisconsin Hospital Association, 1958, Tri-Eastern State Hospital Assembly, 1959.

Membership

Fellow American College Hospital Adminstrs. Member American Hospital Association (past delegate), American Public Welfare Association, American Public Charlotte North Carolina.

Connections

Married June Williamson, April. Children: John Robert, Samuel Martin, Juliann, Louise Watkins, John Watkins.

father:
Samuel Wharton Rankin

mother:
Louise Evans (Watkins) Rankin

spouse:
June Williamson

children:
John Robert Rankin

Samuel Martin Rankin

Juliann Rankin

Louise Watkins Rankin

John Watkins Rankin