Get to know Registered Nurse Rebecca Gill, who serves patients in Tucson, Arizona.
Rebecca is a registered nurse (RN) who is currently serving patients in Tucson, Arizona. She specializes in diabetes, which is a condition that impairs the body’s ability to process blood glucose, otherwise known as blood sugar. Another major focus is behavioral health. Which is not only a concern for those with diabetes but also for those in the global community.
Rebecca is a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE). A CDE is a health professional who possesses comprehensive knowledge of and experience in diabetes management, prediabetes, and diabetes prevention. They educate and support people affected by diabetes to understand and manage the condition. Rebecca received her certification from the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE), whose mission is to promote comprehensive and ongoing quality diabetes clinical management, education, prevention and support by defining, developing, maintaining & protecting the certification & credentialing processes.
Rebecca is a member of the American Association of Diabetes Educators (AADE). The AADE is an interdisciplinary professional membership organization dedicated to improving prediabetes, diabetes and cardiometabolic care through innovative education, management, and support.
Rebecca received her Bachelor of Science (BS) from the University of Michigan. Thereafter, she went on to receive her Master of Business Administration (MBA) from California State University Northridge, followed by her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) from the University of Arizona.
When asked why she chose a career in nursing, Rebecca answered that it was the tremendous support she received from her husband all of her life, as well as having God on her side.
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 the 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 Rebecca Gill:
Through her online profile, https://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4143539/info/