Horrid Grad Year - page 2
Hi all I'm a new grad and I'm having a terrible year. I was bullied during my first rotation and they managed to paint me as incompetent and difficult to silence me, now on my second rotation and... Read More
Oct 2, '06Occupation: RN Specialty: Med onc, med, surg, now in ICU! ; Joined: Dec '05; Posts: 267; Likes: 47Grr. I just had this big reply written out and my web page went back, deleting it.
So to sum up what I was saying, I've found that some nurses react differently to students and employees. As a student you have a buffer, in a sense, whereas as an employee - either an AIN like myself, or a new grad like you - you are expected to be up to their expectations, and the desire to help kind of evaporates. I hope tthese nurses get over themselves soon and give you a break - as has been said, we all were (or will be, in my case) new one day!