Er Holds? - page 2

Lately we have had numerous holds, a ICU or 2, tons of med-surg, tele and lots of baby's. We are a small hospital with 18 bed ER and 6 bed extenstion for small cases. Yesterday we had 15 holding... Read More

  1. by   Uptoherern
    There aren't enough nurses to staff the er's to take care of the holds. The holds can't get up to the floor because there aren't enough nurses on the floors. Meanwhile the ambulances circle, and the walking wounded keep walking in. IMHO
  2. by   teeituptom
    Welcome to the wonderfull world of ER nursing
    Aint it grand
    as the throngs come coursing
    we will strike up the Band

    Doo wah ditty

    Im picking up Good Vibrations

    One day at a time sweet jesus