Should I be offened or not? - page 2
HI everyone... Need some opinions on this one.. Not sure what to make of it!! I have decided to go back to school to get my RN. NOw I work in LTC as an LPN and let's just say there is one... Read More
May 30, '07You should not waste any energy on whether or not to be offended by his manners, just concentrate on maintaining the relationship necessary to be able to get the orders necessary to take care of the patients under your lpn competent hands.
May 30, '07I don't think you should be offended....I just think you should consider that old axiom by Mark Twain:
"It's better to keep your mouth shut, and let people think you are stupid, than to open it and remove all doubt."
The Doctor could use a muzzle.
Just smile and nod....and then go be the great nurse you are going to be....sometimes their social skills are not real snappy.
May 30, '07Shrug of his comments as totally irrelevant! And do that with other immature docters as well. It is very liberating!
May 30, '07Personally, I wouldn't have been offended. Many physicians I have met lack basic social skills. They are often unable to respond normally or to act normally in social situations. So, just brush it off. What he thinks about you doesn't affect you in the slightest bit.