Did anyone have a CI who stole from the clinical site? - page 3

I was reading a post by a NS about her instructor making stuff up while teaching and it reminded me of my first CI. She used to just take things from the site and do it right in front of me. We... Read More

  1. by   Multicollinearity
    Quote from pagandeva2000
    Many of them seem to have positions lined up with family, friends, etc...and try to obtain whatever they can for free or low cost before they walk out of the door. We had a podiatrist who used to always claim that instruments were missing, but he used to steal them for his private practice. Was doing it for years and then, not using sterile instruments on the patients. I was a CNA at the time and did not know which instruments were supposed to be sterile versus what was not until the infection control nurse came in and started questioning him and corrected me. What a mess! They ended up firing him...
    Stealing equipment...now that's just criminal...literally!
  2. by   pagandeva2000
    Quote from multicollinearity
    Stealing equipment...now that's just criminal...literally!
    Of course! And using unsterile instruments on the feet of poor, unsuspecting diabetics is downright insane! But, he would rather do that and steal the instruments for his paying patients in the highly affluent neighborhood his private practice is located. The bum...they should have put him UNDER the jail.