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Stand at attention!!!

by cjb73

I graduated from the LPN program on May 12, 2008. I am a 35 year old mother of 3. The truth is, is... Read More

funny nursing stories

Talk about having a a stiff upper lip.... well he was British after all!! Many years ago one of... Read More

The Role of the Legal Nurse Consultant

by sirI

Realistically what type of person/personality does it take to be an LNC? One must be dedicated... Read More

A Lick and A Promise

I had a wonderful Grandfather growing up. He had handsome snow white hair, big, bushy, white... Read More

The Legal Nurse Consultant and Liability Insurance

by sirI

Many LNC's are inquiring, "Should I purchase the coverage?" In many cases nurses have been... Read More

The direct admit, a funny story.

by oramar

Early one morning I received notification that Dr. So&So was sending a patient, a female to our... Read More

The Mystery of the Denture Bandit(s)

We once had a denture bandit at the nursing home I worked at. Several patients dentures came up... Read More

Chocolate anyone???

Walking down the hall one Valentine's day I hear a little old lady calling out, "Chocolate anyone?... Read More

An Unbeating Heart

I woke to what was supposed to be a usual work day. How could I have known that in approximately 6... Read More

The day you died.........

The day you died your daughter came running outside as I pulled up in your drive. It was around 3... Read More

Why I'm a nurse

by alsal41

Well. Here I am. A nurse. An Endorsed Enrolled Nurse to be exact. At the age of 47, I've finally... Read More

My Stint In The ICU During Fallujah Attacks

At this time I am only a nursing student, but before I took this leap, I was an active duty soldier... Read More

2 am admission

by cwdrell

I picked up an extra shift this week and wouldn't you know it, I get the bat-crazy person admission at 2 am. The following story is true. Really, I... Read More

Night Nurse II: I Tawt I Taw A Puddy-Tat!

Just when you think you've seen it all............well, that's when you realize how much there is out there that you HAVEN'T seen. Being the... Read More

Orientation Day LPN to RN

Wow! 955,000 miles, almost 500 months and 15,500 days after I became a LPN, I'm finally a student nurse again. I'm getting my associates degree... Read More

Litigious Areas of Nursing and the Nurse's Liability

by sirI

You have the nursing education. You have secured your dream nursing job. You have a duty and you are prepared. An injury occurred. Are you at... Read More

Mid shift shower...

Nellie was an 80ish year old lady with Alzheimer’s. She wore red lipstick and big sun glasses, even just sitting in her room. She had no children,... Read More

Night Nurse: Just Call Me "Grace"

I once destroyed a patient room in less than five minutes. I'm not kidding. Now, I have been blessed with a good many talents, but the ability... Read More

Anniversary Interrupted...

I once had a husband and wife couple. It was my first week at the job and I was a brand new nurse working the night shift. My CNA was on her lunch... Read More

My Funniest Nursing Story....I Gotta Learn to Speak the Language!

by skwlpn

Ok everyone has one of those days when things just aren't going well. You know the one, where everything was routine yesterday is now like a foreign... Read More

Funny Nursing related Stories

Okay, my fellow nurses…….let me share my story. I only share this, mind you, so there may be a smile upon your face, the next time you are faced... Read More

Hospice Nurses The Good the Bad and the Ugly

Hospice: A program that provides palliative care and attends to the emotional and spiritual needs of terminally ill patients at an inpatient... Read More

A&P Help...from my brain to yours!

So I've gotten several requests for copies of my AP here they are. These are all the ones I could find, so it's not EVERY body... Read More

Long term care nursing

I am a geriatric nurse. By choice. I have a BS in nursing from Rush University, 1978. I have a scattering of graduate credits in parent child... Read More