Gen. Question - page 2

I am new and have a question. I am in Nurse Aide school right now. Why is it that most people think CNA's are "useless". I have talked to people and when I tell them what I want to do (which is... Read More

  1. by   Gator,SN
    Chickadee,

    I get this same reaction from *family* and mainly one PIA sister and one stuck-up cousin. I just graduated and have been working as a GN for the last 6 weeks and STILL, my sister persists! I tell her all about the 'other' things that I do as a nurse, but she can't get past the obvious part that " makes her sick!"
    The only thing that I can do is ignore it, and try not to let them bother me.....
    they will both be old someday and I try to remind them that when the time comes, I hope they have someone with more compassion taking care of them.

    Good luck to you! You'll do a great job!

    Gator

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