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Rita Attea MacDiarmid Edit Profile

Rita Attea MacDiarmid, American community health nurse. Registered Nurse, New York; certified patient review instrument-screen. Volunteer Sisters Hospital Marilac Guild. Member Professional Nurses Association Western New York, New York State Nurses Association, National Intravenous Therapy Association.

Background

MacDiarmid, Rita Attea was born on January 9, 1941 in Buffalo. Daughter of Elias H. and Rose E. (Attey) Attea.

Education

Diploma in nursing, Sisters of Charity Hospital, Buffalo, 1961;student, State University of New York, Buffalo, 1975-1989;Bachelor of Science in Sociology, St. Joseph's College, North Windham, Maine, 1982.

Career

Physician's nurse, Drs. James Hurley and Pramod Luthra, Snyder, New York, 1970-1988;head nurse, Sisters of Charity Hospital, 1975-1986;nurse discharge planner, Millard Fillmore Suburban Hospital, Williamsville, New York, since 1988;per diem PRI nurse, DeGraff Memorial Hospital, Tonawanda, New York, since 1994. Nurse clinician United States Ethicare Corporation, Buffalo, 1983-1988.

Nurse Project Management Institute Equifax, Williamsville, since 1983, Upjohn Health Care, Tonawanda, New York. Nurse consultant Home Care United States of America, Buffalo, 1986-1987.

Membership

Volunteer Sisters Hospital Marilac Guild. Member Professional Nurses Association Western New York, New York State Nurses Association, National Intravenous Therapy Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: swimming, tap dancing, crocheting, community service.

Connections

Married Patrick G. MacDiarmid, October 26, 1963. Children: Elizabeth Ann, Laura Lee, Patrick Garvie.