Cruel and heartless medical industry - page 4

by Blackheartednurse, BSN, RN | 9,491 Views | 32 Comments

So I became sick (cold or god knows what-np fever but a lot of mucus, runny nose, weakness etc) yesterday. I was assigned a new patient for today (home health) at my part time job (I have two home health jobs). So I called my... Read More


  1. 11
    Quote from kcmylorn
    I think you may just have to buck up and toughen up. Your not going to be able to call out sick during labor and when the baby comes. .
    Well, yeah...when she's in labor, hopefully that will be a good enough excuse to call out sick.

    Although, I did actually work my last shift while I was in labor. It seemed silly to go home when I would just have to turn around and come back again (I worked in L&D). I finished my shift, punched out, went into a labor room, my best friend checked me, I was 6cm, and I gave birth 4 hours later!
  2. 6
    Thread closed for the time being.
    sharpeimom, Epic_RN, Esme12, and 3 others like this.
  3. 0
    Pretty much everything that can be said has been covered. Thread will remain closed.


Nursing Jobs in every specialty and state. Visit today and Create Job Alerts, Manage Your Resume, and Apply for Jobs.

A Big Thank You To Our Sponsors
Top