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May I speak to Dr. so&so? - page 2

I just had to share this. Last night one of the nurses had to call one of those docs NOONE wants to call in the middle of the night. Anyways, she calls and has the guy on speaker phone coz that's... Read More

  1. Visit  TazziRN profile page
    Please tell her she is my new best friend!!!!!!
    Alibaba likes this.
  2. Visit  santhony44 profile page
    Brilliant. Absolutely brilliant.

    I'd have given a lot to have been there!!

    Alibaba likes this.
  3. Visit  RNperdiem profile page
    Everyone wins here: The nurse refuses to be intimidated and gains respect, the doctor saves face, and the patient gets what he needs.
    BlueRidgeHomeRN, Alibaba, and jnrsmommy like this.
  4. Visit  Alibaba profile page
    Yeah, She is the coolest of cool.
    W'all couldn't believe it but there it was in real life.
    Better than any movie.
    We had even started making bets on what he would do.
  5. Visit  Alibaba profile page
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    What a gracious, yet effective, way to get her point across. I admire that kind of confident and creative boundary-setting. I shall file this away for future reference.

    Well done!
    You know, when you get beyond just how cool it was, it is amazing the calm and matter-of-fact way she let the doc know the boundaries, while giving him a chance to redeem himself.
    I wish stuff like that came so naturally to me!
    gonzo1 likes this.
  6. Visit  Steristripqueen profile page
    This made my day! I love this site because it gives a whole lot of encouragement. Next time I get "the favorite" Dr. of all time aka PIA my spine will certainally be straighter!!!!!
  7. Visit  NurseCherlove profile page
    WOW!!! That has got to be one of the coolest things I've heard in a long time!

    She rocks!

    I'll bet she's cool as a cucumber during emergencies too. Now that's a nurse for ya!

    Johnson and Johnson needs to use a new motto, something like...

  8. Visit  PsychNurseWannaBe profile page
    That was Aaaaaaaawesome!!!!
  9. Visit  caliotter3 profile page
    What a wonderful role model! I would have had to read that one from a script. Wish we all could work with nurses like her!
  10. Visit  ebear profile page
    WOW!!! What a smart, confident and articulate nurse!!! My hat's off to her!!!!...and on the speaker for all to share!
  11. Visit  Canadian_Nurse profile page
    Thanks to you both...

    This nurse is my hero!:bowingpur

    I have to remember that...maybe pass it along!
  12. Visit  Praiser profile page
    no one messes with alibaba !!
  13. Visit  StrwbryblndRN profile page
    The things you don't learn in nursing school