jaycam's Nursing Blog

jaycam, ASN, RN 13,102 Views

Joined: Dec 13, '13; Posts: 489 (65% Liked) ; Likes: 1,257
Psychiatric Nurse; from US
Specialty: 1 year(s) of experience

The longest forty eight hours

by jaycam - I was a decent nursing student. I could have studied more, but I did study. I could have been more involved, but I was involved. I loved helping my classmates. I have a decent GPA which is going to...

Why I cannot hate the Affordable Care Act

by jaycam - “Well why didn’t you just get a new inhaler?” I felt a sinking pit in my stomach. I was at a follow up visit to my doctor after ending up in the ER a few weeks before because bronchitis had made my...

Orlando Tragedy - "Why does it bother you so much?"

by jaycam - This past weekend is still something that has struck fear into the core of my community, even though I live on the other side of the country. I’m not going to debate about how it could have been...

To the nurse who held my hand

by jaycam - Dear Nurse, You didn't know this but several years ago, I was burned out. That I had forgotten why I loved my job for so long. That despite the nurses I was working with being great and...