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adult nurse practitioner

Patricia Lynn Cox, American adult nurse practitioner. Registered Nurse, Virginia. Named one of Virginia's Best Nurses, 1999.

Background

Cox, Patricia Lynn was born on August 25, 1958 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Robert Matthew Jackson and Agnes Fay (Forbes) Johnston.

Education

Associate of Applied Science, John Tyler Community College, Chester, Virginia, 1978. Bachelor of science in nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1995. Master of Science, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2002.

Career

Staff nurse Wuesthoff Memorial Hospital, Rockledge, Florida, 1982-1983, Houston County Hospital, Warner-Robbins, Georgia, 1987, John Randolph Medical Center, Hopewell, Virginia, 1987-1988, Richmond (Virginia) Eye and Ear Hospital, 1988-1991. Nurse manager Southside Regional Medical Center, Petersburg, Virginia, 1991-1998. Nurse director John Randolph Medical Center, Hopewell, since 1998.

Women's health speaker to civic and community groups, Colonial Heights, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Registered Nurse, Virginia.

Religion

The Covenant is the means of grace by which the relationship with God is accepted and then sustained. It is therefore not so much about getting in to a relationship with God as it is about staying in it.

Politics

Church members should support and resourcing their institutions to reflect on political issues in the light of Christian faith.

Views

Different kinds of small groups inside the overall Methodist movement should be encouraged to developed, so that both leaders and members of the societies could receive support and challenge in their faith.

Membership

Commissioner History Society Board, Colonial Heights, 1996—2000. Founder Breast Cancer Support Group, Colonial Heights, 1996. Camp nurse Adult Wellness Camp, since 1997.

Member city council City of Colonial Heights, Virginia, since 1996. Board directors Crater Disabilities Service Board, Petersburg, 1996—2000. Camp nurse Camp Hanover, Presbytery of the James, Mechanicsville, since 1991.

Member of American Nurses Association, Virginia Breast Cancer Foundation, Oncology Nursing Society, Virginia Nurses Association, United Methodist Women, American Legion Auxiliary Post 284.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Camping, walking, hiking, reading.

Connections

Married Stephen Wayne Cox, June 17, 1978. Children: Joshua Adam, Dana Marie.

father:
Robert Matthew Jackson Johnston

mother:
Agnes Fay (Forbes) Johnston

spouse:
Stephen Wayne Cox

child:
Joshua Adam Cox

child:
Dana Marie Cox