I'm getting written up! (Very long) - page 5
I'm getting written for an incident in which was completely misunderstood. Yesterday, I had a 20 year-old patient that was being induced for labor. On admission, she was asked what her plans were... Read More
Apr 24, '09A Patient compliant can't be ignored your director is right. The next time you see the doctor, I would ask him in a professional manner with your director present., what evidenced based information does he have regarding epidurals. If he says nothing or give you no peer reviewed information, I would say, I didn't appreciate you asking for me to be written up, perhaps I should report you to the Board of Medicine or the chief of his service( which also has to do a review of his clinical practice). Your complaint would be he listened to a family member's request and not the Patient's request- HIPPA violation and not practicing evidence based medicine.
I am sick of good nurse being brow beat for practicing good nursing.