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North 14 - The room where the patient died.

by nerdtonurse? - What in the world? I was standing in the storeroom on North Wing – and it was huge. Unlike the cramped space on our floor that had obviously been an old broom closet, this was a complete patient...

The Patient I Failed

by nerdtonurse? - She knew what she wanted. She'd watched her husband of 52 years die on a vent, and followed his wishes to remain a full code. But she knew that was not what she wanted for herself. So, she...

Lessons from a blind man

by nerdtonurse? - It was one of those nightmare weekends that made me wish I'd never left the deathless, bloodless world of computer engineering. A patient I'd grown attached to was dying from lung cancer, and every...