I had my first delivery - page 2

Today at work. The patient had a history of quick deliveries so I thought it would be prudent to bring everything in as soon as I got in and boy am I glad I did. She went from 4-10 in less then 10... Read More

  1. by   Aradien
    Congratulations! What an awesome story! Thanks for sharing it. I will be a unit secretary in the Maternity department of a local hospital while I attend nursing school. I hope that I'll be able to witness a live birth or assist in one. Just not with me as the patient!
  2. by   jemommyRN
    I felt you excitement as I was reading that! Congrats!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
  3. by   KristinRN2005
    Quote from Cherry Ames SN
    Congratulations! What an awesome story! Thanks for sharing it. I will be a unit secretary in the Maternity department of a local hospital while I attend nursing school. I hope that I'll be able to witness a live birth or assist in one. Just not with me as the patient!
    A few of our unit secretaries double as nursing students. I think most of our SN/secretaries have probably seen and been involved in more deliveries than I ever have Best of luck in your new job. L&D is truly the best.
  4. by   maledi
    What is an IP?
  5. by   mgalloLPN
    Congrats! It's my dream to deliver a baby before the doctor has a chance to get there. I get so excited just thinking about delivering a baby! It must have been amazing!
  6. by   Iwannabeababynurse
    that is so cool congrats. i'm a pre-nursing student and thats where i want to work at or maybe even work in the nursery. i've also experience seeing the miracle. i got to see my nephew being born. and its from that experience that i decided to go back to school and go for nursing. i want to experience that joy that miracle again and again.
  7. by   May_baby
    IP--- Intact Perineum?

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