Seems like a lifetime ago that I chose the career path of Nursing. I love people and making a difference in their lives in the most simplest ways. But not all people choose this career path because they love it. Some like for the money, some like for the insurance benefits and others because it… Continue reading What Made You Choose?
I spent two years on the float team at what was then just the BMC. As one of the few RN's on the team that meant I was able to float back into Cardiology Nurse Triage room. They did everything from answer triage calls to running the Nuclear stress tests and they worked closely with… Continue reading When News Changes You
I know I've said it before but I love my job. I love the company I work for too. It's a great place to learn and grow as a nurse and as a person. So it's a mystery to me why our Float Team is almost nothing. I was on the float team for 2… Continue reading Float Me Some Help
I'm sure all nurses can say on some level that Allergy Lists can be awful. I love it when people come in and say they have "No Allergies to Medications". The rooming process gets about 10 times easier at that point. However, you don't get that lucky all the time and when you work in… Continue reading Allergy Lists
Found some more about a nurse comics. I was even lucky enough to find some for the holiday season. Have a great day!
I know all nurses say their patients are awesome but mine really are. The other day my coworker and I each received succulents from a patient. When she handed them to us she stated "Get it? You're my favorite "pricks"!!" Who says allergy patients aren't fun?!!
I would love to post on what appears to be the beginning of fall (WTH!!!....so early) on this beautiful September 1st but another migraine has set in so here is another round of About A Nurse funnies. Enjoy!
There are those moments in life where you look back and just wish you could either sink into the floor or stop yourself from doing what you did. That was me yesterday. I woke up an hour past my alarm (so no workout, eeh) took my shower and swore that I was wide awake. (Yeah… Continue reading Blonde Moment