Challenge: 25 Words or Less - page 4

I like a challenge as much as the rest of you. Here's the challenge: Describe your last workday in 25 words or less. We'll guess the rest. ;)... Read More

  1. by   meownsmile
    New day, no poop,supp, poop, poop, no poop, hip fx, no food, puke, no poop, puke. That sums up my patients today, recount, yep all 10 accounted for. Must be a GI special this week.
  2. by   weesyanne
    Hmm---tube feed, turn, suction, suction, lift, poop, poop again, cath, pain med, post op, empty drain, cath, cath again, cannot find meatus to cath! Sorry, I'm over! A small portion of my first 4 hours!
    Last edit by weesyanne on Jan 27, '05 : Reason: missed punctuation
  3. by   NurseCard
    Get report, get consent, call doc about INR, give meds, change dressing, doctor badmouthed night nurses to patient, what an ***. Take two more patients at 2300. Pt fell down her stairs! Do some charting.
  4. by   Dixielee
    0330 ER, all rooms full, triage full, 20 in the rack, never ending stream of patients, 4 ICU, 8 med holds, no relief in sight.............
  5. by   madwife2002
    phone phone phone, problems problems problems, poop poop poop,
    no staff no staff no staff, home home home, drink drink drink lol
  6. by   mercyteapot
    Seven to six. Two hour break to pick up son. Consult with dad r/t son's Denver results. Phone calls. Paper work. Nuff said. Bye.
  7. by   magg_ot2
    sleep-deprivation, anorexic fridge and nothing to eat, busy unit and worst...NF(no f***) for straight year..what a life!
  8. by   Darlene K.
    (ER 7-3 shift GYN) Patient #1 brought in by Air Ambulance:

    Incomplete AB - 4 residents, 2 med students, 1 attending = 7 pelvics. Pitocin, B/P 84/53 after 2 L Codes in U/S. In additon to 5 other patients.

  9. by   unknown99
    2 discharges, 5 admits, 2 alzheimer's, 3 cva's, crazy families, resident's do not answer their page, fire drill, rude security guards, not enough staff!
  10. by   PMHNP10
    crisis orientation:

    1st evaluation-accident with plant--3 cuts; LFA; "M" shaped cut also-unknown cause

    2nd eval.-blitzed teen; demands 3 year detox getaway; sent home
  11. by   mspringer
    2u PRBCs, hitting/attempted biting, restraints, 8 IV's running at min of 125hr, missed dayshift orders, Haldol with peridoxical rxns., Ativan, disraught family, nickled and dimed, IV infiltrate