Patients who have changed our lives good or bad - page 2

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Patients who have changed our lives good or bad. This happened to me before I finished nursing school. It was written at the end of 2007. This part of the year always causes me to pause and take stock of where I am, where... Read More


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    I can not thank you enough. Nursing is more than giving medication as your story shows. once again thanks.
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    ... Wow! such a great and inspiring story.
    ... Nursing indeed is CARING not just MEDS!
    ... Thank you for sharing your experience
    ... I guess, this story will always flash back on my mind as i go on duty!
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    I was lower than low on the ladder then. I said nothing and just delivered my patient. Given what had just happened guess I really didn't care what she had to say.
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    Quote from jennyanydot
    cannot thank you enough for sharing this story. it makes me less fearful of winding up in a hospital with someone who doesn't see me as a person.
    god bless you for making the right choice, at the right time. i wonder if i would have been so wise or being young and new, just be concerned about looking good to my colleagues and not breaking the rules! i think that was pretty darn courageous.

    i copied your story into a word document so i can give to my daughter-in-law who just became an r.n. in march.

    and to hbhudia - liked your reply!
    my first assignment, at 20, was on a surgical unit that handled all kinds of cases. believe me i was lost around there sometimes. i was very, very, very lucky in one respect. several of the more senior nurses kept pushing me in the right direction.
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    Quote from spider_arn
    ... Wow! such a great and inspiring story.
    ... Nursing indeed is CARING not just MEDS!
    ... Thank you for sharing your experience
    ... I guess, this story will always flash back on my mind as i go on duty!
    Well then I just won the prize!
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    So beautiful! Thank you...God bless you!..


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