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Patricia M. McKenna, American health service administrator. Certified Professional Healthcare Quality, 1992.


McKenna, Patricia M. was born on June 21, 1935 in Brooklyn. Daughter of Edward Lawrence and Marie C. McKenna.


Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Administration, St. Joseph's College, Hauppauge, New York, 1989. Registered Nurse, DePaul Hospital School Nursing, St. Louis, 1960.


Director nursing Little Sisters of the Poor, various locations, 1967-1980, nursing home administration Newark, Wilmington, New Jersey, Delaware, 1970-1977. Nursing supervisor Mercy Hospital, Rockville Center, New York, Lutheran Center for Nursing, Smithtown. Assistant director quality assurance Syosset (New York ) Community Hospital.

Nursing quality improvement coordinator Hempstead (New York ) General Hospital and Medical Center. Assistant director nursing Parker Geriatric Institute, New Hyde Park, New York. Director nursing Balystoker Nursing Home, Manhattan.

Assistant director nursing/staff development Rockville Nursing Center, Rickville Center, since 1996.


  • Other Interests

    Ballroom dancing, social dance instructor.