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Charlene Phelps 1941-2016

charlenephelpsCLEVELAND —”Charlene earned her BSN from the University of Connecticut and her MSN from the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Western Reserve University. Her professional positions included Assistant Professor of Nursing at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst; Research Assistant at Yale School of Nursing and Head Nurse at Yale-New Haven Hospital (joint position); and four positions at University Hospitals of Cleveland, the last nine years as Chief Nursing Officer. During her career, she received the following awards: Johnson & Johnson Wharton Fellow; Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing; Ohio Organization of Nurse Executives Award for Excellence in Nursing Leadership; Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing Alumni Association Distinguished Alumna; and the Eleanor K. Gill Outstanding Award for Clinical Excellence in Nursing, University of Connecticut. ”

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We mourn the passing of Charlene Phelps, a wonderful woman and friend of Ohio Citizen Action.