Get to know Family Nurse Practitioner, Tina M. Rendini, who serves patients in New York City, New York.
Tina is a family nurse practitioner who is currently serving patients at Bellevue Hospital in New York City, New York. Bellevue Hospital, founded on March 31, 1736, is the oldest public hospital in the United States.
In addition to serving patients at Bellevue Hospital, she is affiliated with Lenox Hill Hospital, Lincoln Medical Center, NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, and New York University.
Being a nurse, she specializes in several areas in her field, including infectious disease and dermatology. Infectious disease, is a medical specialty dealing with the diagnosis, control and treatment of infections. Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin, nails, hair and its diseases.
In regards to her educational background, Tina earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Villanova University in 2015. She then went on to earn her Master of Science in Nursing degree from SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University in 2018.
In order to stay up to date in her field, she remains a member of several professional organizations, including the Nurse Practitioners Association, the American Nurses Association, and the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. She also holds certifications in Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Basic Life Support.
Furthermore, Tina has earned several awards and recognitions throughout her career, including the Elizabeth Gloss Research Award in 2018, Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society Member in 2015, and Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society Member in 2012.
A family nurse practitioner (FNP) is an advanced practice registered nurse who works autonomously or in collaboration with other healthcare professionals to deliver family-focused care. Given the rather broad nature of the “family” patient population focus, FNPs offer a wide range of healthcare services that revolve around the family unit; from health promotion and disease prevention to direct care and counseling across the lifespan.
When asked what she attributes her success to, Tina answered that it is due to her love of the field and her strive to make a difference. Her sister, who is also a nurse, was a great mentor and an inspiration to her, as were her colleagues and mentors.
Learn More about Tina M. Rendini:
Through her online profile, https://todaysnurse.org/network/index.php?do=/4144476/info/