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Betty Scanlon, ARNP

Betty Scanlon ARNP

Betty is a native of New York, and received her BSN from the State University of New York at Utica/Rome. She joined the Air Force in 1983 and was stationed in Florida, New York, Nevada, Arizona, Okinawa and Germany. Retiring from the military in 1999, she continues her career caring for children at Island Coast Pediatrics. In her spare time she enjoys and teaches Tai Chi.


  • Michigan State University (1994 - Community Service)
  • Sheppard AFB PNP Diploma Program (1991 - PNP)
  • Suny College of Technology, Rome, NY (1977 - BSN)
  • St. Elizabeth Hospital School of Nursing, Utica, NY (1977 - RN)
  • Battlefield Nursing (1992)
  • Flight School (1989)


  • Island Coast Pediatrics (Oct 1999 - present)
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Ft. Myers
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Luke AFB, AZ (Nov 1998 - Jul 1999)
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Tyndall AFB, FL (Dec 1995 - Nov 1998)
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Kadena AFB, Okinawa (Jan 1995 - Dec 1995)
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Nellis AFB, NV (Apr 1991 - Jan 1993)
  • Nursing QA Coordinator, Staff Development Officer, Staff Nurse, Plattsburgh AFB, NY (Nov 1988 - Oct 1990)
  • Staff Nurse, Wiesbaden Medical Center, GE (Oct 1986 - Oct 1988)
  • Nurse Manager, Health Promotion Coordinator, Staff Nurse, MacDill AFB, FL (Jul 1983 - Oct 1986)
  • Staff Nurse, Arden Hill Hospital, Goshen, NY (Oct 1979 - Jun 1983)
  • Staff Nurse, Herkimer Memorial Hospital, Herkimer, NY (Jun 1977 - Oct 1979)


  • National Certification Board of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners & Nurses
  • Licensure
  • State of Florida ARNP


  • National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates
  • Uniformed Nurse Practitioner Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • Air Force Association

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