Describe your last day at work in 50 words or less !? - page 20
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Patient had chest pain at beginning shift, 2 hours behind all day, got a heart cath, tech lazy,dinemapp problems, I was sweaty, transfused blood, families OMG!, too many accuchecks, now they're locking the refrigerator where... Read More
- 0Aug 25, '08 by BSNFiredanceronly scheduled RN for day shift called out- every other RN refused to come in
Boss having personal issues-yells at me when called; states, "I just can't come in, you are going to have to find someone else"
pt with BP 74/47, gave 2 units PRBCs
pt's toal 9 with: hypoxia, diverticulitis, inability to walk, confusion, chf exac, geripsych pt, chf exac/copd exac
Not to bad, except for the boss drama, I was LIVID.
- 0Aug 25, '08 by MMARNcopd/chf: non-compliant (not even nasal cannula on) ef 10-15%, didn't care, BP in the 190's sbp, dbp 100's.
diabetic/chf/cp: no coverage, only ac/hs accuchecks (nor sliding scale).
chf: ef 29% left AMA.
cp: stress test neg MD p*ssed because I called him after family member to try to decide if pt was okay for d/c.
left on time despite all of that.
- 0Aug 26, '08 by MelinursePatient#1 - blood sugar 59 but asymptomatic, retest blood sugar 20 minutes later and it's 268???? Only had 4 oz of OJ????????
Patient #2 - CHF / FVO worsening
Patient # 3 - Comes from PACU obtunded , had to go for crash cart and use the narcan
Patient # 4 - severe down's syndrome, post op and four point restraints, otherwise ok
Patient # 5 - 3 days post op with an INR of 3.9 and new onset of increase pain
Patient # 6 - discharge, stable but has a very very demanding & needy family
I've only been orienting for 3 weeks.