WHY do nurses apologize for doing their jobs? - page 3

Little bit of a rant about a particular pet peeve of mine here. I was taught years ago in nursing school--don't apologize to the doctor for calling him/her. So many times I hear other nurses,... Read More

  1. by   nursefrances

    I once bought a big bird alarm clock for a particular MD who would shout every time he was awakened at night "Do You Know What Time It Is?" I told him it was so that he would always know what time it is.

    There is NO shame is trying to diffuse irritation, frustration or anger with a little politeness, manners or humor. As long as I get the orders I need.[/QUOTE

    Big Bird alarm clock!! I love it!!! ]