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VivaLasViejas, ASN, RN Guide 204,972 Views

Joined Sep 6, '02 - from 'The Great Northwest'. VivaLasViejas is a RN and blogger extraordinaire. She has '19' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'LTC, assisted living, geriatrics, psych'. Posts: 26,314 (38% Liked) Likes: 41,688

Life, Death, and Other Matters of Consequence

by VivaLasViejas - Some days, it's just not worth chewing through the restraints....... I am a seasoned long-term care nurse. I deal with life and death matters all the time. My voice is often the last one a patient...

Night Nurse III: Slip-Slidin' Awaaaaaaay

by VivaLasViejas - Here's another Night Nurse story, if you want it. Actually, this tale begins in the early evening: a time of day when hospital life starts to wind down and all the doctors, therapists, families,...

Night Nurse: Just Call Me "Grace"

by VivaLasViejas - 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 to walk and chew gum at the same time is not among...

Everything I Know About Life, I Learned From Nursing

by VivaLasViejas - ........I've learned that nursing is a great metaphor for life. It's both rewarding and frustrating, utterly fascinating at times and dull as tombs at others; it's funny, sad, beautiful, ugly,...

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

by VivaLasViejas - 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 veteran of several years on Med/Surg, I figured that...

The Patients Who Break Your Heart

by VivaLasViejas - Being only human, of course, we sometimes cross the line despite our best efforts...and the nurse whose restless dreams are unpopulated by the ghosts of past patients must surely be a rare bird...


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