What is the worst mistake anyone has made? - page 2

What is the worst mistake anyone has ever made? What happened to the patient? I am a new grad float pool RN who was working in ER last week. I was the only nurse working in our "overflow" area. That... Read More

  1. by   DR2004RN
    Thanks everyone for your responses. I am not beating myself up as bad as I had been. However, there were some things I could have done differently (checking his ABG's, calling the dr. sooner, etc.) I know how to handle this situation better the next time. I am just glad that my patient is stable in MCCU.
  2. by   mattsmom81
    Replied to wrong thread apparently
    Last edit by mattsmom81 on Jan 18, '05