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Melodee J. Deutsch Edit Profile

Melodee J. Deutsch, American maternal/newborn nurse.

Background

Deutsch, Melodee J. was born on April 23, 1949 in Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States. Daughter of William H. and Jean L. (Conrad) Wagner.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Temple University, 1971. Master of Science, University Hawaii, 1982. Master in Public Health, University Hawaii, 1982.

Career

Instructor in nursing, U. Hawaii, Honolulu, 1976-1983;assistant professor nursing, Hawaii Loa College, Kaneohe, 1983-1985;supervisor neonatal Intensive Care Unit-NSY, Kaiser Medical Center, Honolulu, 1985-1987;clinical nurse specialist, Kaiser Medical Center, Honolulu, 1987-1992;assistant director nursing, Kaiser Medical Center, Honolulu, 1992-1996;hospital quality management coordinator, Kaiser Medical Center, Honolulu, since 1996.

Membership

Member American Nurses Association (certified perinatal nursing), Nurses Association of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (district secretary- treasurer, section chair Hawaii, named Nurse of Year 1991, Nurse Manager of Year 1986), Hawaii Nurses Association (creative writing award 1980-1981, Nurse of Year 1989), American Organization Nurse Executives (Nurse of Year Hawaii section 1993), National Association for Healtcare Quality (certified professional healthcare quality), Sigma Theta Tau.

Connections

Married Gary A. Deutsch, July 18, 1970. Children: Christy Anne, Bryan Conrad.