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Farting IS STILL Funny!

I am a student nurse in my second semester of nursing school on a Medical-Surgical unit at a local... Read More

Murder, Marilyn Monroe and the Secret Dentures

by Tait

many times in my nursing career i have come across the most hilarious of patients, but one patient,... Read More

Communication Chaos!

by gsu8696

It was my second night as charge nurse for the evening shift on the oncology unit in the hospital... Read More

Nurse Suzy-Q to the RESCUE!!!!

Average day with an average med pass, right? It’s the weekend, no head honcho’s in sight, and I’m a... Read More

How to Electrocute a Mouse

it was my second nursing job, and i had moved from the small farming community near where i grew... Read More

All Bleeding Stops . . . Eventually

all bleeding stops . . . eventually one of the basic tenets of "house of god" (written, i... Read More

Patient Laughter, My Pain!

I was in my clinical working on a Telemetry/MedSurg Floor. About half the day had past and I along... Read More

OB Nurse in the Old Days, "Lord, Take Me Now"

When I was a brand-spanking new GN, that's Graduate Nurse, (in those days we got to work as a nurse... Read More

My First Code

i hadn't been a nurse for very long, but i was asked to team lead, do charge and supervise nursing... Read More

Marvin the Painted Lady

I had been a nurse for about a year and I loved working in my little LTC in a tiny town. The town... Read More

Those are her breasts.....

As most of us did, I started my nursing career as a CNA in a long term care facility. It was great experience and I really got my feet wet by... Read More

Pediatric Hospice Humor

by gsu8696

Pediatric patients intimidate me. It's amazing how a little person who looks at you with huge, unsuspecting eyes can steal your heart and scare the... Read More

Patriots' Act! How could I turn down her request now??

by gsu8696

It was a night like most others on our oncology/med surg unit. It didn't appear to be as busy as most other nights. A minimal amount of call lights... Read More

Security Guard with the Mostest (or How to Entertain a Little Old Lady)

We've all experienced funny moments in our nursing careers....some funnier than others. We try to maintain a professional demeanor. But sometimes,... Read More

Easy as Blood Gases from a Dead Lady

maybe it's because i'm older now, or maybe it's because i've mellowed somewhat with age, but i'm convinced that medical and surgical residents these... Read More

The World is a Dangerous Place

every morning, before we climbed into the white land rovers with our humanitarian organization’s logo on both sides, we waited for laura, the office... Read More

Those Darn Nursing Caps: "It fell right int the middle of it!"

Some of us are from a time and place where nursing caps were not only prized but mandatory. The caps were presented in solemn ceremonies that were... Read More

What a Nightmare.... (Humorous)

So, the alarm went off at 5 am, me, I'm still tired so I hit snooze. Finally, 6:30 rolls around and I'm jumping out of bed and scrambling to be at... Read More

The Bee Keeper- funny nursing story

I had been an RN for about 8 years working only in PICU or NICU, when I took a position in the NICU of a brand new hospital. The doors had only been... Read More

Remember the Geri-Chair?

Long ago and in another state, I worked on a med-surg floor of a famous hospital. At that time, patients waited in the hospital for nursing home... Read More

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