Associate Degree Nursing facultyEl Centro College
Patty W. Melton holds a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Baylor University and a master’s degree in nursing from UT-Arlington. She has taught Associate Degree Nursing classes both part- and full-time for
El Centro College and its satellite campus at North Lake College, as well as at
Brookhaven College. She has served as the sponsor for the North Lake College chapter of the Student Nurse Association since 2003.
A registered nurse, her professional experience includes working as a staff nurse at Baylor University Medical Center; in a private physician’s practice; as a clinical specialist at South Shore Hospital in South Weymouth, Mass.; in the renal transplant unit of Methodist Medical Center of Dallas; in the medical intensive care unit of Methodist Medical Center of San Antonio; in home care agencies in Texas and Massachusetts; and for the U.S. Census Bureau.
She maintains membership in the Texas and American Nurses Associations and the Texas Nursing Students’ Association.