What Nurses really Want to Say When They Chart - page 5

We all know we have to keep it objective and professional when we write a note, but clinical notes are really masterpieces of restraint. They summarize our chaos in a way that makes us look like... Read More

  1. by   FutureDNP2021
    Quote from Lev <3
    "Offers no complaints" - patient doesn't want to bother me and I am too busy to ask them what they want.
    Im going to use this one, Thx =)
  2. by   FutureDNP2021
    Quote from kalycat
    "Frequent requests this noc; patient particular with cares." [emoji15]
    Good one
  3. by   WKShadowRN
    What I wanted to say: pt is an idiot to keep returning for the same problem and refuses to follow up appropriately. He is wasting our time and resources.

    What I said: pt returns for cocaine related chest pain for the 3rd time in as many months. No EKG changes, no elevated enzymes, no subjective findings to attribute presentation.