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Patricia Ann Collins Billings

Patricia Ann Collins Billings, American nurse practitioner. Registered Nurse, California, Idaho; certified nurse practitioner, Idaho, California. Recipient United States Public Health Service scholarship, 1971.

Background

Billings, Patricia Ann Collins was born on January 31, 1946 in San Diego, California, United States. Daughter of Normon Clyde and Mary Asunda (Fantoni) Collins.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Loma Linda University, California, 1967. Master in Public Health, Loma Linda University, California, 1971. Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, University Calif, San Diego, 1979.

Career

Public health nurse, San Bernadino County, California, 1967-1972;public health nurse, San Diego County, 1974;school nurse, pediatric nurse practitioner, Vista (California) Unified School District, 1974-1985;pediatric nurse practitioner, Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group, San Diego, 1985-1994;pediatric nurse practitioners, Pediatric Center, Twin Falls, Idaho., since 1994.

Membership

Member President's Council, San Diego, 1984-1985. Board directors Idahoans Concerned With Adolescent Pregnancy, since 1995. Fellow National Association Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (certified chairman 1987-1993).

Member American Academy Pediatrics (member Idaho chapter), San Diego Association Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (legislation chair 1993-1994, editor pedits. nursing assessment since 1995, 1993 Pediatric Nurse Practitioner of Year).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: orchids, gardening, swimming, river rafting, sewing.

Connections

Married George M. Whitehead, June 12, 1966 (divorced March 1975). Children: Garrett Grafton Rayne, Sharna Raynel, Adrianna Megan, Autumn Leigh. Married Russell F. Billings II, August 19, 1989.