SICUshortCait's Nursing Blog

SICUshortCait, ASN, RN 9,253 Views

Short girl. ICU nurse. Still waiting for my cape.

What Nurses really Want to Say When They Chart

by SICUshortCait - We all know we have to keep it objective and professional when we write a note, but clinical notes are really masterpieces of restraint. They summarize our chaos in a way that makes us look like...

10 Reasons I Don't Always Love My Job

by SICUshortCait - My friends and I often get asked why we want to talk about work when we’re not there. My answer is usually because I’m a nurse. Now, traditionally I’m supposed to say it’s because I love my job, and...

What Happens When We Leave Our Dream Job?

by SICUshortCait - What happens when we have to find a new dream? When we came to a fork in the road; chose our path; ran towards our destiny and hit a dead end? Nursing is career of passion and a commitment not only...