A nurse I worked with a lot on the male adult psych unit over ten years ago, Dee Butcher RN, passed away. My work wife Eleanor and I got the news just last night. After we said our "Awwwwws", we began recalling memories. Dee was a great nurse and a very funny lady.
I recalled a conversation we as a group had in the lobby while waiting to clock in for our MN shift. One of the nurses said that a patient who had been discharged on the day shift was waiting in ER to be readmitted.
Dee said, "It doesn't surprise me because...