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 who he is and that's what we've... Read More

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    What a super cool nurse. My new role model
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    I AM IMPRESSED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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    OMG! I've THOUGHT that, but never had the %%% to actually say it. I love it!
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    Please tell her she is my new best friend!!!!!!
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    Brilliant. Absolutely brilliant.

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

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    Everyone wins here: The nurse refuses to be intimidated and gains respect, the doctor saves face, and the patient gets what he needs.
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    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.
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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!
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    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!!!!!
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    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...


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