Get to know Registered Nurse, Jutbina Dega, who serves patients in the Bronx, New York.
Jutbina is a registered nurse working within the Operating Room at Jacobi Medical Center in the Bronx, New York.
Jacobi Medical Center is one of 11 acute care municipal hospital facilities operated by the New York City Health & Hospitals Corporation. The campus, comprising 53 acres of park-like setting, is directly across the street from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and includes two clinical buildings: Jacobi Hospital and the Jacobi Ambulatory Care Pavilion. The medical center has 776 beds and provides training in more than 40 specialties and subspecialties.
The primary mission of Jacobi Medical Center is to serve the Bronx community by providing high-quality, cost-effective healthcare, in a respectful way to all, regardless of ability to pay.
Jutbina graduated in 1994 in Albania, and attended four years with Bronx Community College and. She holds certifications in Basic Life Support (BLS – not intended for postnominal use) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).
To date, she remains an active member of the American Nurses Association, which is a 501 professional organization to advance and protect the profession of nursing.
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 leadership, research, 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.
On a more personal note, Jutbina speaks English and Albanian.
Learn More About Jutbina Dega:
Through her online profile, https://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4147161/info/