marty6001's Nursing Blog

marty6001's Nursing Blog

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Joined Aug 31, '06. Posts: 155 (30% Liked) Likes: 259

My defining moment as a nurse...

by marty6001 - My most defining professional moment in my career came about not when I was with a patient, but when we were home with our newborn daughter. The call came at 4:47pm on a Wednesday. We had brought...

10 years later.. Remembering my first clinical patient

by marty6001 - I still remember my first clinical patient well. I was a brand new nursing student, never having touched a patient before starting school, and now she was in my care. She was elderly, although I...

Share those precious last minutes, they deserve it...

by marty6001 - "A ball had passed between my body and the right arm which supported him, cutting through the sleeve and passing through his chest from shoulder to shoulder. There was no more to be done for him and...

Dear nursing student

by marty6001 - Dear clinical student, I am your soon-to-be instructor. Know that I love this profession and have dedicated my life to it and to my patients. I consider this profession to be a calling. I did not...


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