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Kathleen Ryan Kuntz, American pediatric rehabilitation nurse, educator. Certified American Heart Association Basic Cardiac Life Support instructor/instructor monitor. Recipient traineeship grant Gwynedd-Mercy College, 1986-1988.

Background

Kuntz, Kathleen Ryan was born on September 22, 1959 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of James Bernard Ryan and Patricia Frances (Ferry) Martin.

Education

Associate Degree in Nursing, Gwynedd-Mercy College, 1979. Bachelor of science in nursing, Gwynedd-Mercy College, 1981. MSN, Gwynedd-Mercy College, 1988.

Post master's certified nursing administrator, Villanova University, 1993. Post master's certified Life Care Planning for Advanced Case Management, University Florida, 1995.

Career

Staff nurse, American Oncologic Hospital, Philadelphia, 1979-1981;staff nurse, Children's Seashore House, Atlantic City, New Jersey, 1981-1982;staff nurse, Children's Seashore House, Philadelphia, 1982-1983;assistant head nurse, Children's Seashore House, Philadelphia, 1983-1986;nursing education coordinator, Children's Seashore House, Philadelphia, 1987-1993;director nursing education, Children's Seashore House, Philadelphia, since 1993;faculty U. affiliated program, Children's Seashore House, Philadelphia, since 1992. Clinical instructor University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, since 1988, Thomas Jefferson U., Philadelphia, since 1988. Advisory board pediatric rehabilitation program Thomas Jefferson U., Philadelphia, 1989-1990, traumatic brain injury program, 1991-1992.

Membership

President Parent Auxiliary Easter Seal Society, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, 1990-1991. Chairperson computer task Bucks County Association Retarded Citizens, Warminster, Pennsylvania, 1986-1987, Bucks County Association Retarded Citizens Preschool, Warminster. Associate leader Girl Scouts American, Philadelphia, 1974-1976.

CPR instructor Safety Institute of Pennsylvania/Easter Seal Society, Bucks County, 1988-1994. Member Association Rehabilitation Nursing (certified rehabilitation Registered Nurse), Pediatric Rehabilitation Nursing Network, Nursing Children Network (executive board), Society of Pediatric Nurses, National Nursing Staff Development Organization, Sigma Theta Tau.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: handcrafts, sewing.

Connections

Married Howard Allen Kuntz, Junior, May 14, 1983. Children: Howard Allen III, Caitlin Marie.