spotangel's Nursing Blog - page 2

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Joined Mar 8, '12. Posts: 199 (71% Liked) Likes: 816

I Gotta See If He Is Dead!

by spotangel - I had a strange sense of anticipation as I walked in. Working as a perdiem Nursing supervisor(Assistant Director of Nursing) in a busy hospital, I had strongly felt that I needed to put myself down...

The Blue Angel

by spotangel - The Blue Angel It had been a rough day and it was only 10 a.m.I worked as a telemetry nurse on the day shift. I had started out my 7 am to 7 pm shift, with a shocker. John one of...

Best Foot Forward!

by spotangel - You are all excited! You got the job interview! Now what? Relax, people! Here is an algorithm that you may want to consider. 1-How to prepare for the interview. Follow RTC. Research the...

The Desert Angel

by spotangel - I settled down to sleep. The ambulance cruised the silent highway at 80 miles an hour. "Nothing like the rush we were in, going to the city," I thought wryly. Faya,the Saudi Arabian driver in his...

Mary's Gift

by spotangel - It was Christmas Eve and I was in the ER working a 11am-11.30pm shift. I eyeballed her across the ER. She walked in with her son, an old frail lady. I looked at her pallor and shaky steps and knew in...

I Lost My Baby And My Phone!

by spotangel - The night Nursing Supervisor was giving me report. I was taking over half the hospital including ICU, CCU, ER, LR, NICU, Postpartum and a bunch of other units. The supervisor told me about a patient...

Black Eye w/ Fractured Arm - Mother Afraid of Son

by spotangel - An older woman was writing her name on the clipboard. She winced as she wrote her name. I watched her from the triage window noticing her swollen wrist and her walking with slow unsure steps back to...


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