Get to know Registered Nurse, Colleen Annette Lenz, who serves patients in Gloversville, New York.
Being a registered nurse, Colleen can be found tending to patients’ needs at Nathan Littauer Hospital & Nursing Home in Gloversville, New York.
Nathan Littauer Hospital & Nursing Home is a full-service, 74-bed acute care hospital with an 84-bed skilled nursing home. Littauer provides the finest in state-of-the-art technology and a caring, dedicated staff of healthcare professionals.
When Colleen was a teen, her grandmother had a stroke and she would help her grandfather to care for her. He used to tell her that she should become a nurse. Years later, Colleen would go on to earn her nursing degree from the Columbia Memorial Health – Women’s Health Center in Hudson, New York.
A member of the New York State Nurses Association and the Oncology Nursing Society, she attributes her success to listening to her patients and staying up to date in the field.
A registered nurse (RN) is a nurse who has graduated from a nursing program and met the requirements outlined by a country, state, province or similar licensing body to obtain a nursing license. RNs fulfill a variety of job duties. In addition to their primary role in treating and caring for patients, their responsibilities also include educating patients and the public about a variety of medical conditions, as well as providing emotional support and advice to the families of their patients. Other RN job functions include performing diagnostic tests and analyzing results, operating medical equipment, administering medications, recording patients’ symptoms and medical histories, and assisting with patient rehabilitation and follow-up.
Learn More About Colleen Annette Lenz:
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