Everyone wants to be a nurse - page 2
Nursing is such a rewarding career that everyone wants a part of it. Why do you seek a career in nursing? For nurses: Do you agree that nursing is a rewarding career? Please share this... Read More
0Apr 6, '12 by Borntobenurse?I definitely share this sentiment (i.e. emotional reward of nursing). Pt's ask me all the time about how 'rewarding' it si to be a nurse. I have decided that the pefect answer is "its tough, but rewarding.' That tends to make them smile and be more patient with me when I can't do things fast as they like. Everyone wins! They get to romantize bedside nursing, and I buy a little more time for my stressed self.
Guess they don't want to hear how I am on burnout street every other day with crazy system abusing pt's (i.e. Frequent Flyers with LONG hangovers'). But I can't blame em, there is plently of negativity around, won't make them happy to have me coming and bursting their bubble about nursing.Last edit by Borntobenurse? on Apr 6, '12