NERVOUS ABOUT STARTING HOME HEALTH - page 2
by Jhope | 3,825 Views | 10 Comments
I am a new grad starting home health in three days! I'm really nervous about it and wonder if I made the right decision especially as a new graduate. I did spend my last practicum of nursing school in the ER and I worked there... Read More
- 0Feb 18, '03 by hoolahanlibmi, I hope she answers you, note the dates on these posts, this thread has been going since 2000!
Maybe you can start a new topic re Do ER nurses make good HH nurses??
Frankly I don't see why they wouldn't. Not all pt's in an ER get monitored, etc. I think your assessment skills will be an asset as well as your ability to triage. Plus, you will do good teaching about emergency signs and symptoms, and be able to tell a pt when they need to go to the ER.