Overheard at the nurse's station - page 4

by Teacher Sue | 20,452 Views | 93 Comments

My office is at the opposite end of the unit, away from the nurse's station. My daily routine is to spend the mornings on the unit, rounding with doctors, helping with care, and talking to patients. I spend the afternoons in my... Read More


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    For someone who just bragged about his cognitive abilities, it seems odd that the word purposeful which is an adjective, is used for the word purposefully, which is an adverb, and the correct word to use in this post.

    Quote from mindlor
    Please also be aware that when I post here I am purposeful blunt to save time. When I am on the floor I am a team player. I am going to be a great nurse and my patients will be well cared for. I will put people on bed pans and take care of code browns all day long. But my boss better not whine about the odd bit of overtime here and there.....
    Last edit by Teacher Sue on Apr 12, '12
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    And you owe me your next paycheck, since I do not work for the VA

    Quote from mindlor
    I will bet my next pay check that Sue worls for the VA.....
    DizzyLizzyNurse, kids, GrnTea, and 21 others like this.
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    By the way Sue? You ROCK!!!
    DizzyLizzyNurse, kids, GrnTea, and 23 others like this.
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    Oh my word, allnurses sure is boring without me........anyway gang, I think I will go work hard and gain some experience and then come back when I am bona fide.....

    So tell me, how many days until I wont be mocked for being new?
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    Quote from mindlor
    So tell me, how many days until I wont be mocked for being new?
    Um, nobody's mocking you for being new.
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    Quote from mindlor
    Oh my word, allnurses sure is boring without me........anyway gang, I think I will go work hard and gain some experience and then come back when I am bona fide.....

    So tell me, how many days until I wont be mocked for being new?
    It depends: How many days until you stop being judgmental?
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    Quote from mindlor
    Oh my word, allnurses sure is boring without me........anyway gang, I think I will go work hard and gain some experience and then come back when I am bona fide.....

    So tell me, how many days until I wont be mocked for being new?
    Your not being mocked for being new. Your being mocked for having a know it all attitude about something you are very new too and don't know about yet.

    With experience comes knowledge. Not the other way around.
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    Please don't go. I haven't had dinner yet.

    Quote from mindlor
    Oh my word, allnurses sure is boring without me........anyway gang, I think I will go work hard and gain some experience and then come back when I am bona fide.....

    So tell me, how many days until I wont be mocked for being new?
    DizzyLizzyNurse, kids, Love., and 7 others like this.
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    Come one guys just give me a number here...seriously.......

    365 days? 3650 days? 36500? let me know......i wont bug ya'll further till I hit that number
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    Quote from Teacher Sue
    Please don't go. I haven't had dinner yet.
    PM I will buy you dinner......


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