by tvccrn - Working as a nurse in a very small rural hospital gives you a chance to get to know your patients. You meet them on the street, in the grocery store, and at school... Read More →
by tachybradyRN - My brother, James, had a rough time as a child. He was quite socially awkward, showing many of the characteristics of Asperger’s Syndrome (without ever being... Read More →
by VickyRN - Context
the web resource allnurses.com is the world's largest nursing online community, with upwards of 280,000 members and 30,000 users daily. there are 6.4... Read More →
by jcaste - During clinicals, students need to protect themselves from being taken advantage of by nurses, certified nurse assistants (CNA's) and patients. Often when a... Read More →
by UM Review RN - I figured something out last night. The maker of grocery carts changed jobs. You know, you grab a grocery cart, the wheels start shimmying like four strippers with... Read More →
by RNPATL - It is a fact that many people will either personally experience a critical illness or be impacted by a critical illness by a friend or family member (Gavaghan &... Read More →
by 2shihtzus - every once in a while i have what amounts to be an awful night at work.
the night started out a bit rough. of course, we were short-staffed, and my patients were... Read More →
by Justhere - Sometime in your life time you may have to make a decision to terminate or continue life support for a family member. For one reason or another you may decide to... Read More →
by namzy - Nursing involves caring people with different ailments,caring for unconscious patient is critical care nursing. It is very important for a nurse to have... Read More →
by Tele_Nurse4u - School taught me everything I know. School taught me the delicate balance of life, how to be A FIXER. Fix problems and help patients achieve a better way of life. A... Read More →
by vadushkas_nurse - I started out full time as a new grad in the ER department and casually on a nephrology unit. The completion of a long time goal was finally there and I was awe... Read More →
by 43RN20 - Every ad claims that the employer has the best working conditions; the best staffing ratio; the best educational program; the best flexibility; the best benefit... Read More →
by vadushkas_nurse - I am almost four years into my career as an ER nurse and now concurrently working through the obstacles known as graduate school. I am constantly being torn between... Read More →
by 2shihtzus - So I've been at my new job for almost 3 weeks. I won't say that I like it. Truth be told, I hate it. I don't know anyone, so I can't be myself. I just show up and... Read More →
by NurseKymba - During my illness, I received word that my Great Auntie had died. In the next sentence I learned she had taken her own life. She did this the week before her... Read More →
by la bellota - I wrote this in May 2007. This was my first clinical day of Med Surg.
Today was our first day of med surg.
I had a very nice patient. ... Read More →
by Virginia PMH-NP - taking care of yourself is much easier to say then do! although there are more men in the helping professions today, in nursing the vast majority are still women.
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by 2shihtzus - so i've been at my new job for almost 3 weeks. i won't say that i like it. truth be told, i hate it. i don't know anyone, so i can't be myself. i just show up and... Read More →