What is the ER really like? - page 2
After 3 years of floor nursing in almost every specialty I am trying to find a new direction. I need some info on what working in the ER is really like, is it all people who lack common sense or do... Read More
Apr 26, '04no difference in either adults or babies
just their size
and babies have an excuse
but even with babies
you still have their parents
Apr 27, '04As a new grad RN 10- months now., i can't imagine anything else...... ED is awesome!!!!!
Apr 27, '04Quote from TinyNurseof course it isAs a new grad RN 10- months now., i can't imagine anything else...... ED is awesome!!!!!
Apr 27, '04Quote from TinyNurseAs a new grad RN 10- months now., i can't imagine anything else...... ED is awesome!!!!!
Of course it is
the only way to go
the wonderfull world of the ER
Apr 28, '041-where else would you meet someone with a GI Joe head in their bum?
2-you will never work with a group of people who are so team-work oriented. In reality, your safety and well being are in their hands. I know that the nuts I work with are like second family to me. I love those goofs.
3-Never the same thing every day. It always changes. Slow and sluggish one minute, and them BAM! Someone is looking to you to get their loved one to breathe again.
4-You can make an immediate difference in someones life.
All in all, you have some really crappy days. But that one time that I saw a beautiful 3 yr old that we had coded when she was 6 mos (SIDS) happy and healthy, made all of the bad days seem like childs play.
It's a great choice!
Apr 28, '04If you want to work ER in a level one trauma center then all I can say is,"fasten you seat belt."