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Patients who have changed our lives, good or bad

by kharyn77 May 13, 2002. A patient was wheeled into a private room accompanied by a female companion named... Read More


Bruce and Ethel

by aknottedyarn Bruce and Ethel It seems like I have been a nurse forever but two patients stand out who... Read More

A Path of Learning

by dianah After many years as an RN, I do recall three memorable patient encounters that impacted my life and... Read More

Patients who have changed our lives, good or bad

by pattylpn54 :nurse: :D The patient who changed my life was a 72 yr. old woman. The winter of 2004 she... Read More

Patients who have changed my life

by BelleKat Early in my career as a Burn Nurse I met a patient who along with his family impressed me beyond... Read More

A Father's Tears

by Elvish This patient who in the recent past has affected my life most profoundly never actually took a... Read More

Smile even though you are crying

by Travduck I was still running from an ex-spouse who continued to stalk me. I had had to move 4 times in the... Read More

Dear Henry

by Babs0512 Many years ago I met Henry. He was a med surge patient of mine. A man in his 80's who was alert... Read More

My First Patient

by littleRNthatcould Like many 19 year olds, I didn't have a firm grasp on what I wanted to be when I grew up. The only... Read More

Lest We Forget

by Angie O'Plasty, RN i was in the process of discharging a patient. i thanked the patient and the family for being so... Read More

One Patient that changed my life

by Ms Kylee She was evil. The devil incarnate. Meaner than a rattlesnake. She had active MRSA, dementia, and was in for cellulitis. She threw four nurses,... Read More

Patients who have changed our lives, good or bad

by Sabby_NC In my job as a Hospice RN Case Manager I could honestly say that each patient I have looked after has changed my life in many different ways. ... Read More

Patients Who Have Changed Our Lives

by Lia~PasteL I may not have the most extensive work experience, but I would to share this wonderful experience, and most likely, a nursing experience that had a... Read More

The Chick Project

by wishiwereanurse (I took this from my diary, written last April of 2004, during my first year in nursing school) The Deformed Chick This morning I was feeling... Read More

The Making of a Burn Nurse

by SandBetweenMyToes I went into nursing in midlife as a change of career. I was in a Second Degree/ Second Career program. Within my clinical small group was a... Read More

The Human Spirit

by NotReady4PrimeTime No matter the reason for admission, each of my patients has shown me a new way of looking at the world. This anecdote pays tribute to a young man who... Read More

A Lesson And Story - Human Nature At Its Best

by vadushkas_nurse The topic of patients changing my life doesn't stir up particular stories for me. However, lessons patients have taught me and heartwarming moments... Read More

A Patient That Changed My Life

by Bortaz, RN The patient that changed my life – and the lives of my entire family – is a patient that we never even met. Despite being a complete stranger whose... Read More

A Place Of Safety

by nightmare A Place of Safety I have worked long term care for a long time; standing joke at work is that I am just waiting for them to offer me a... Read More


by nightmare Imagine You wake up slowly, open your eyes and……where am I? Four white walls, white door, brown door…….This is not my bedroom; where is... Read More

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