Nurse digs out necrotic tumor! - page 2

I found out today a coworker dug part of a nectotic tumor ( with whiteness- she was training!) Out of a patient leaving a gaping hole! It was reported to the director of nursing but she's covering it up because state is coming.... Read More

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