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Paula Fitts Elders, American healthcare administrator, nurse.


Elders, Paula Fitts was born on March 27, 1955 in Linden, Texas, United States. Daughter of Otis Wayland and Doris Faye (Knight) Fitts.


Associate of Applied Science in Nursing, Texarkana Community College, 1976.


Charge nurse Linden Municipal Hospital, 1976—1980, Intensive Care Unit supervisor, 1979—1982, inservice education director, 1980—1982. Instructor Comprehensive Employment Training Act Sponsored Nurse Aide Course, 1980, quality assurance coordinator, 1980—1981, assistant director nurses, 1981, director nurses, 1981—1982. Clinical instructor School Vocational Nursing, 1982, director, 1982—1983, shift supervisor, 1983—1984, assistant director nurses, 1984.

Director Linden Municipal Hospital Home Health Systems, since 1984. Nurse consultant Oak Manor Nursing Home, Linden, 1980—1981. Sunday school teacher Linden United Methodist Church, since 1983.

Member Cave Springs Community Club, Linden. Instructor American Red Cross, Linden, since 1982. Volunteer American Cancer Society, Linden, 1985.

Volunteer facilitator As Parents Grow Older Family Eldercare Inc., Linden, 1985.


  • Other Interests

    Reading, fishing, golf.


Married Terry Hugh Elders, October 23, 1976. 1 child Tyler Hugh.