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Inspiring Patient Story-Why we do what we do!

As nurses, we all have those days, weeks, maybe months, that get really stressful. Sometimes, those... Read More

"Us" and "Them" ... It Could Mean Trouble

I finished my nursing education in Dec. 2004 and since that time I have noticed a major shift in... Read More

One World

by mariel7

My first love was writing. This I discovered during intermediate school. Looking back, I think... Read More

Patients who have changed our lives, good or bad

May 13, 2002. A patient was wheeled into a private room accompanied by a female companion named... Read More

Bruce and Ethel

Bruce and Ethel It seems like I have been a nurse forever but two patients stand out who... Read More

A Path of Learning

by dianah

After many years as an RN, I do recall three memorable patient encounters that impacted my life and... Read More

Patients who have changed our lives, good or bad

:nurse: :D The patient who changed my life was a 72 yr. old woman. The winter of 2004 she... Read More

Patients who have changed my life

Early in my career as a Burn Nurse I met a patient who along with his family impressed me beyond... Read More

A Father's Tears

by Elvish

This patient who in the recent past has affected my life most profoundly never actually took a... Read More

Smile even though you are crying

I was still running from an ex-spouse who continued to stalk me. I had had to move 4 times in the... Read More

Did you hear me?

written monday, may 29th 2006 after working all night in an inner city chicago emergency department. i entitled it: did you hear me? did you... Read More

My First Day with a Wonderful Lady

My fortieth birthday present to myself was to begin pre-requiste classes to obtain entry to nursing school.January 2007 marked my admission into... Read More

A Patient Who Changed My Life

I teach second semester nursing students med surg on a 36 bed oncology unit outside Boston. I always ask the nurses on who would be good for a... Read More

One Patient that changed my life

She was evil. The devil incarnate. Meaner than a rattlesnake. She had active MRSA, dementia, and was in for cellulitis. She threw four nurses,... Read More

Patients who have changed our lives, good or bad

In my job as a Hospice RN Case Manager I could honestly say that each patient I have looked after has changed my life in many different ways. ... Read More

Patients Who Have Changed Our Lives

I may not have the most extensive work experience, but I would to share this wonderful experience, and most likely, a nursing experience that had a... Read More

The Chick Project

(I took this from my diary, written last April of 2004, during my first year in nursing school) The Deformed Chick This morning I was feeling... Read More

The Making of a Burn Nurse

I went into nursing in midlife as a change of career. I was in a Second Degree/ Second Career program. Within my clinical small group was a... Read More

The Human Spirit

No matter the reason for admission, each of my patients has shown me a new way of looking at the world. This anecdote pays tribute to a young man who... Read More

A Lesson And Story - Human Nature At Its Best

The topic of patients changing my life doesn't stir up particular stories for me. However, lessons patients have taught me and heartwarming moments... Read More