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Misadventure in a Maternity Hospital

Warning: Contains events not suitable for those with a brainstem vomition center that’s easily... Read More

Be Kind to Co-workers, Or Else

Early in my career, almost just out of school, I was working in CCU, directly across the hall from... Read More

Me and Mr. Smith and Waffles

by dianah

"I'm not hungry today," he growled, the corners of his mouth turned down, as I entered his room. ... Read More

Tips on dealing with the demented patient in the ER

We've all been there: you get an ambulance call that EMS is bringing in an elderly patient who had... Read More

LNC Marketing Ideas

by sirI

Diligent and professional marketing to the attorney-client is crucial to the success of the Legal... Read More

ER Orientation - what you should be doing....

ER orientation - how cool. The day finally arrived for the start of your orientation. However, what... Read More

Thanksgiving Humor

My first Thanksgiving away from my family was spent working a 16 hour shift at the nursing home.... Read More

Night Nurse III: Slip-Slidin' Awaaaaaaay

Here's another Night Nurse story, if you want it. Actually, this tale begins in the early... Read More

Stand at attention!!!

by cjb73

I graduated from the LPN program on May 12, 2008. I am a 35 year old mother of 3. The truth is, is... Read More

funny nursing stories

Talk about having a a stiff upper lip.... well he was British after all!! Many years ago one of... Read More

Misadventures in Nursing

Warning: Contains events not suitable for those with a brainstem vomition center that's easily excitable (whatever). :p ... Read More

Fixodent or Forget it!

My fellow co-worker called to tell me she had received a call on a patient with excessive secretions at a nursing home 2 blocks from my house. I... Read More

How quickly we forget.

Today as I was sitting in the hallway during our lunch break, studying for my med surg test that was going to be taking place in less than 30... Read More

Late Preterm Infants (Part 1)

by Elvish

Late preterm infants present a special set of challenges for the field of maternal-newborn nursing. The Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and... Read More

It is my X-ray

It was 2000 AD, I was studying undergraduate course of nursing. It was a final year. I was a student but I suppose to take responsibility as a staff.... Read More

Interview Preparation for Qualified Nurses

by XB9S

One of the questions I am most frequently asked is how do I prepare for an interview, and over the years of both being interviewed and interviewing I... Read More

Halloween Humor: There's a dog loose!

Halloween has always been a fun holiday for me. I used to love to get dressed up and trick or treat. As a new nurse I decided to dress up for... Read More

Lights out

by lobstah

i had just finished my orientation as a new rn and had passed my boards only 3 months previous to this experience. i work in a 40-bed neuro/... Read More

2 am admission

by cwdrell

I picked up an extra shift this week and wouldn't you know it, I get the bat-crazy person admission at 2 am. The following story is true. Really, I... Read More

Night Nurse II: I Tawt I Taw A Puddy-Tat!

Just when you think you've seen it all............well, that's when you realize how much there is out there that you HAVEN'T seen. Being the... Read More