Should I stay or should I go? - page 2

I graduated from nursing school a year ago. I have been working on an oncology/hematology/medsurg floor in a major hospital in Columbus, OH. I have recently had opportunities to be the Charge Nurse... Read More

  1. by   DutchRN09
    If you thrive on a challenge go for it, but if you value time off go for the office! Each has its benefits I think
  2. by   gobux90
    Quote from bugsy2902
    not having to worry about getting injured lifting someone.
    This was the biggest reason I started looking. I injured my back (at home) at the end of April and I have been on work restrictions since then. I am in my second round of PT and am finally feeling better. I know that it is just a matter of time before the hospital job leads to more injury. I work on a floor with very few "walkie, talkies"...lots of tugging and lifting.

    Thanks for the advice!