What should I bring with me on my first day in LTC? - page 3

Tomorrow is my first day at my new job as an LPN and I was wondering what are some of your daily items that you bring to work with you other than a stethoscope, pen, mini note pad, pen light, bandage... Read More

  1. by   NewLPN11
    Quote from lovingtheunloved
    Bahahahahaha ain't that the truth!
  2. by   Nursewendy2000
    Quote from Forever Sunshine
    An open mind, a boatload of patience and lots of pens. A bottle of water and snacks wouldn't be a bad idea either.
    Also, a maxi pad or a poise pad ... lunch is sometimes "ify" depending on how many orders you have to pull...
  3. by   kmarie724
    Lots of pens! As soon as I set on down, it tends to disappear. I also bring a Sharpie marker, a yellow highlighter (for "yellowing out" DC'd orders) and my own bandage scissors since there never seems to be any in the tx cart.