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Linda Jean Smith, American Nephrology nurse, administrator. Certified nephrology nurse Member ANA, Minnesota Nurses Association, American Nephrology Nurses Association, International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis.

Background

Smith, Linda Jean was born on August 14, 1948 in Minneapolis. Daughter of David Finley and Mary Catherine (True) Carson.

Education

Diploma, Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, 1971. Bachelor in Nursing, Metropolitan State University, St. Paul, 1984.

Career

Staff instructor Mid-Atlantic Nephrology Center, Camp Springs, Maryland, 1973-1974. Staff nurse, dialysis Methodist Hospital, St. Louis Park, Minnesota, 1975-1986, home dialysis coordinator, 1986-1988, Kidney Disease and Critical Care Associates, P.A., Minneapolis, 1988-1997. Home dialysis supervisor Fresenius Medical Care NA, 1997—2001.

Staff nurse Kidney Specialists of Minnesota, K, since 2001. Co-owner Switchback Treks & Adventures, Inc.

Membership

Member ANA, Minnesota Nurses Association, American Nephrology Nurses Association, International Society for Peritoneal Dialysis.

Connections

Married Donald Edward Smith, May 1, 1971. Children: Danielle Smith Wines, Christopher.