Just wanted to pass on a nasty thing published in the Edmonoton Sun this Saturday Nov 4/06. I am in an outrage as this writer obviously does not understand our work beyond simple tasks. Is this really all some people think we do all day!!!***@@@$#$%$^
THERE WOULDN'T be a nurse shortage if nurses performed duties that were conducive with their pay. Nurses are simply line workers who perform very low-level, repetitive tasks that could be done by individuals with no education. Emptying bed pans, changing catheters, helping the elderly to the washroom and feeding babies require the skill level of an uneducated person paid minimum wage. To justify their pay, nurses should be
expected to perform higherlevel tasks such as managing workers and making higher-level
(Expect a response from angry nurses!)
Nov 5, '06
I definitely would not want any uneducated, minimum wage paid person taking care of me! :uhoh21:
This person obviously wrote this to spark an argument and gain attention. Pitiful.
Last edit by nursecher on Nov 5, '06