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Kathleen Helen Tiedeken, American health facilities administrator. Registered Nurse, New Jersey. Research grantee State Department Health, 1990, 91; Johnson & Johnson Wharton fellow in management for nurses, 1992.

Background

Tiedeken, Kathleen Helen was born on August 6, 1945 in Camden, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Joseph Henry and Katherine Rita (Byrne) Tiedeken.

Education

Registered Nurse, Our Lady of Lourdes School, Camden, 1966;Bachelor of science in nursing, University of Pennsylvania, 1974;MSN, University of Pennsylvania, 1979.

Career

Staff nurse, Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, Camden, 1966-1968;head nurse, Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, Camden, 1968-1976;assistant director staffing, Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, Camden, 1976-1978;assistant director nursing, Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, 1978-1980;associate director nursing, Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center, 1980-1983;associate executive director nursing, West Jersey Health System, Voorhees, New Jersey, 1983-1987;associate administrator nursing, Memorial Hospital Burlington County, Mount Holly, New Jersey, 1986-1990;vice president patient services, Memorial Hospital Burlington County, Mount Holly, New Jersey, 1990-1993;vice president patient and hospital operations, Memorial Hospital Burlington County, Mount Holly, New Jersey, 1993-1995;assistant administrator patient care services, Mediplex Rehabilitation Hospital, Marlton, New Jersey, since 1995. Clinical adjunct, faculty nursing Widener U. Speaker in field.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association (certified nursing advanced administration), Organization American Nurses Executives (board directors, chairman educational dialogue committee, newsletter), New Jersey State Nurses Association (legislation committee, role of honor committee 1980-1985), New Jersey Board Nursing (ad hoc committee on unlicensed personnel role), Volunteer Hospitals American (New Jersey nursing council), American College Obstetricians and Gynecologists (nurses association), National Perinatal Association, Sigma Theta Tau.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: travel, photography, swimming, reading.