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Ruth Marie Klug, American pediatric home care clinical nurse specialist, pediatric nurse practitioner. Registered Nurse, Virginia, New York, New Jersey; licensed Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Virginia.


Klug, Ruth Marie was born on November 14, 1949 in Amsterdam, New York, United States. Daughter of Charles Edward and Erma Shirley (Countryman) Maring.


Diploma in nursing, Albany (New York ) Medical Center, 1970. Bachelor of science in nursing, Russell Sage College, 1974. MSN, Russell Sage College, 1980.


Staff nurse pediatrics and neonatal units, clinical instructor Albany Medical Center School Nursing, 1970-1974. Staff nurse pediatric rehabilitation unit Newington (Connecticut) Children's Hospital, 1974-1975. Instructor maternal child health staff development St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, Connecticut, 1975-1978.

Clinical nurse specialist maternal child health unit Hospital Center at Orange, New Jersey, 1980-1981. Instructor graduate maternal child health division School Nursing, Columbia University, New York City, 1981-1982. Pediatric supervisor Community Health Care North Jersey, Orange, 1982-1985.

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Newark-Beth Israel Medical Center, 1986-1988. Director pediatrics Contemporary Home Care Services (Kimberly Quality Care), Iselin, New Jersey, 1988-1991. Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Inova Health Care Systems, 1992-1994, Vienna Pediatrics, since 1995.

National pediatric lecturer Pediatric Care Consultant, since 1987. Home care consultant Pediatric Care Consultant, New Jersey, Virginia, since 1987. Conductor paraprofessional and professional training programs.

Consultant to law firms. Member manuscript review board Nursing Economics.


Board of directors, chairman health professional advisory board March of Dimes, New Jersey, 1985-1988. Ordained deacon Presbyterian Church United States of America, since 1980. Member Home Health Agency Assembly New Jersey, 1988-1991, member professional practice committee, 1990-1991.

Fellow National Association Pediatric Nurse Associations and Practitioners. Member National Society for Pediatric Nurses.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: swimming, sewing, skiing, sailing.


Married Donald Charles Klug, March 25, 1978. 1 child, Kristen.