Skills in the We - page 2
I am the ER Supervisor in a rural hospital. The only certification required to work in the ER is ACLS. I feel that the nursing staff should be expected to show competency in emergency situations... Read More
Apr 10, '04Would definitely recommend that all of your nursing staff also get their PALS
certification. Unfortunately, that comes in all to handy.
Apr 26, '04Need that whole vegetable soup of initials
enjoy the wonderfull world of nursing
Apr 26, '04One set of initials that I feel is also needed....NRP...very few ER's deal with OB, but if you have a precip go bad in the ER you will alway praise the day you decided to do NRP.
Apr 26, '04we are fortunate
L and D one floor up above us
I did catch a precip outside the Ambulance Bay in the front seat of a shiny new mercedes 560 still had the dealer tags and invoice on the window. Nice hand tooled leather seats, beautifull.
Delivered in the passenger seat a nice healthy baby. blood and amniotic fluid all over that part of the car. Also the placenta popped out and fell on the floor board.
What a mess
Moral of the story
No matter how good a friend she is
be a nicer friend and call an ambulance to take her
then they get to clean up afterwards