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Joyce Jensen Kirby, American nursing administrator, consultant. Certified nurse administrator. Member Oncology Nurses Association (charter, vice president greater Tampa chapter 1985-1987), University South Florida Alumnae Association (charter, outstanding achievement in nursing award 1983), Hospice Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau (charter, president Tampa chapter 1981-1983), Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Kirby, Joyce Jensen was born on September 21, 1939 in Seneca Falls, New York, United States. Daughter of Harold Lund and Elsie Risa (Larsen) Jensen.

Education

Diploma in Nursing, Genessee Hospital, Rochester, New York, 1960. Bachelor of Science in Nursing, University South Florida, 1976. Master of Science, University South Florida, 1977.

Career

Director education, Memorial Hospital, Cumberland, Maryland., 1965-1967;assistant director nursing, B.W. Martin Memorial Hospital, Mount Vernon, Ohio., 1970;assistant administrator, Port Allegheny (Pennsylvania) Community Hospital, 1972-1974;associate executive director, Humana Hospital-Pasco, Dade City, Florida, 1976-1977;associate executive director, Humana Hospital-Brandon (Florida) division Humana Company, 1977-1982;vice president, Voluntary Hospitals American Management Services, Tampa, Florida, 1982-1983;associate executive director, Humana Women's Hospital, San Antonio, 1983-1985;vice president patient services, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Florida, 1985-1986;assistant director nursing operations, Citrus Memorial Hospital, Inverness, Florida, 1987-1990;assistant administrator clinical operations, Vencor Hospital, Tampa, 1990-1992;education director, Hospice of Hillsborough, Tampa, since 1992. Consultant Delta Consulting, San Antonio, since 1983. Member Commision on Future of Nursing in Florida, 1986-1988.

Membership

Member Oncology Nurses Association (charter, vice president greater Tampa chapter 1985-1987), University South Florida Alumnae Association (charter, outstanding achievement in nursing award 1983), Hospice Nurses Association, Sigma Theta Tau (charter, president Tampa chapter 1981-1983), Phi Kappa Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: woodworking, cabinetry, swimming.

Connections

Children: Heather A., Heidi P., Peter L.