Too Cute! - page 2

I am in a LPN program and I was talking to a friend of mine that is a Correctional Nurse and told her that I was maybe intersted in getting into Correctional Nursing and she started LAUGHING and said... Read More

  1. by   nomadicV
    While I'm no Miss America, I don't have a hump on my back either--that said, I know what she's saying. You just need a good game face, tone down the perkiness and be prepared to respond to vile comments. Correctional nursing is different from anything else. The only thing that comes close is psych nursing.
  2. by   ddc101
    Quote from nomadicV
    While I'm no Miss America, I don't have a hump on my back either--that said, I know what she's saying. You just need a good game face, tone down the perkiness and be prepared to respond to vile comments. Correctional nursing is different from anything else. The only thing that comes close is psych nursing.
    Heres what I tell them.I just state,"Its because you are in jail.Just take your pills and go about your business." I don't change my demeaner and keep on pulling up pills by the mar and calling out the next name.You have to be
    professional.Straight up but professional.

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