Get to know Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist, Katie E. Mayberger, who serves patients in East Meadow, New York.
Katie is a certified registered nurse anesthetist whose areas of expertise include critical care nursing and oncology. She holds the position of Chief Nurse Anesthetist at Nassau University Medical Center.
The primary source of medical care in Nassau County since 1935, Nassau University Medical Center is a public teaching hospital affiliated with the Health Sciences Center of Stony Brook University & Northwell Health. The 19 story, 631 bed Level I Trauma Center is located at 2201 Hempstead Turnpike, East Meadow, New York.
Academically, Katie graduated with her Associate of Applied Science in Nursing degree with Highest Distinction from Suffolk County Community College in 2005. She then went on to earn her Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing from Stony Brook School of Nursing in 2012, followed by her Master of Science in Nurse Anesthesia degree from the University of New England in 2015.
From 2018 until 2019, she served as a certified registered nurse anesthetist at Brookdale Hospital Medical Center.
In good standing with a number of professional organizations, Katie is a member of the Golden Key International Honor Society, the Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, the Oncology Nursing Society, the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, and the American Association of Critical Care Nurses.
Attributing her success to her drive and her desire to be in the medical field, she holds certifications in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Basic Life Support (BLS – not intended for postnominal use), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Certified Critical Care Nurse (CCCN), and Oncology Certified Nurse (OCN).
Among her philanthropic endeavours, Katie has served as a volunteer at Habitat for Humanity (1999-2008); a volunteer at St. James Soup Kitchen (2001-2008); a teaching assistant for vacation bible school at Messiah Lutheran Church (2007-2013); a past Lead Member of Stony Brook Medical Center’s MICU Recruitment and Retention Council; a volunteer awareness educator at the Alzheimer’s Foundation (June 2014); and a volunteer at “Flames of Hope” breast cancer awareness (August 2014).
A Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) plays a crucial role in the success of a variety of medical procedures. They work in collaboration with surgeons, anesthesiologists, dentists, podiatrists, and other professionals to ensure the safe administration of anesthesia.
Due to her outstanding work in the field, Katie has received many awards and honors, including: Certificate of Appreciation from Stony Brook University Medical Center (2009, 2010); Above and Beyond Certificate from Stony Brook University Medical Center (2010, 2011); Outstanding Registered Nurse of the Year from Stony Brook Medical Center, Medical Oncology Unit (2011); and Graduate and Professional Student Association Scholarship Award from the University of New England (2014-2015).
Learn More about Katie E. Mayberger:
Through her online profile, https://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4147018/info/