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Priscilla Floyd Pontius, American nursing administrator. Recipient Gooche scholarship University Tennessee, Memphis, 1973; named Outstanding Young Women of America, 1983. Member American Organization Nurse Executives, American College Health Care Executives.

Background

Pontius, Priscilla Floyd was born on August 16, 1949 in Chattanooga. Daughter of Bishop and Edith (Frazier) Floyd.

Education

AD, Middle Tennessee State University, 1969. Bachelor of science in nursing, University Tennessee, 1974. MSN, University Alabama, Birmingham, 1983.

Career

Resident health care Miami Valley Hospital, Dayton, Ohio, 1983-1984. Pediatrics supervisor Stormont Vail Regional Medical Center, Topeka, 1984-1986. Clinical director perinatal Southern Hills Medical Center, Nashville, 1986-1989.

Director maternal/child nursing, administrator Children's Hospital West Virginia University Hospitals, Morgantown, 1989-1993. Director perinatal nursing Grady Health Systems, Atlanta, since 1993.

Membership

Member American Organization Nurse Executives, American College Health Care Executives.

Connections

1 child, Julie Shwiller.