Get to know Registered Nurse Jane Smith, who serves patients within NYU Langone Health.
Jane is a registered nurse with over three decades of experience currently practicing with NYU Langone Health, where she has been part of the team for over 15 years. The NYU mission is to serve, teach, and discover is achieved daily through an integrated academic culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education, and research. There she holds an expertise in emergency care nursing and has a specialty in general surgery, pre/post-op, trauma, transplant, and infection control.
Jane graduated with her Nursing Degree and certification as a Registered Nurse from Monroe College in 1986. Furthering her education She graduated with honors with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Concordia College in 1993. Additionally, Jane holds certification in Basic Life Support, and Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support.
To stay up to date she remains a professional member of the American Nursing Association, an organization committed to supporting both individuals and organizations to advance the nursing profession. She has also been inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing, an organization whose mission is advancing world health and celebrating nursing excellence in scholarship, leadership, and service.
The main role of a registered nurse is to assist physicians in providing treatment to patients suffering from various medical conditions. They must also stay up-to-date with new tools and technology to help provide the best care to patients and families, and the best support to doctors and other healthcare professionals. Registered nurses must possess excellent communication, emotional intelligence, teamwork, problem-solving and critical-thinking skills.
Jane chose the profession of nursing, due to her passion to assist others. She attributes her professional success to the support of her family, and the mentors she has professionally and through the education she has received.
When not working, Jane enjoys spending time with friends and family and traveling as much as possible.
Learn More about Jane Smith:
Through her online profile, https://todaysnurse.org/