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Susanne N. Suchy, American nursing educator. Registered Nurse, Michigan.


Suchy, Susanne N. was born on September 20, 1945 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. Daughter of Hartley Joseph and Helen Viola (Derrick) King.


Diploma, St. Joseph School Nursing, Flint, Michigan, 1966. Bachelor of science in nursing, Wayne State University, 1969. MSN, Wayne State University, 1971.


Afternoon supervisor, staff nurse operating and recovery room St. John Hospital, Detroit, 1966-1970. Nursing instructor Henry Ford Community College, Dearborn, Michigan, since 1972, on leave 1988-1990. Central Nervous System/case manager surgical nursing Harper Hospital, Detroit, 1988-1989.

Central Nervous System case manager oncology, since 1989. Member Detroit Demonstration Site Team for defining and differentiating ADN/Bachelor of science in nursing competencies, 1983-1987.


Past board directors, president St. Pius School. Member American Nurses Association, AACH, North America Nursing Diagnosis Association (by-law committee chairman 1992-1998), Michigan Nursing Diagnosis Association (president 1987-1990, elected by-law chairman 1991-1992, treasurer since 1993), National League for Nursing, Michigan Nurses Association (cabinet nursing practice 1996-1998, convention committee 1996-1998), Detroit District Nurses Association (past chairman nominating committee, legislation committee, secretary 1994-1996), Oncology Nursing Society (governor relations chairman since 1992, presenter abstract conference 1991, 95, poster presentations annual conference 1991-1993, 95, 96, dicussion presenter 1998), Daughters of Isabella (international director 1992-1996, local auditor since 1995, state vice regent since 1997, circuit auditor 1995-1997), Wayne State University Alumni Association, Sigma Theta Tau (nominating committee 1991-1993).


Married Richard Andrew Suchy, June 24, 1967. Children: Helen Marie, Hartley Andrew, Michael Derrick.