Brenda F. Johnson's Nursing Blog - page 5

Brenda F. Johnson, BSN, RN 102,205 Views

Joined: Oct 13, '14; Posts: 229 (68% Liked) ; Likes: 845
RN at Gi Lab; from TN , US
Specialty: 25 year(s) of experience in Gastrointestinal Nursing

"I Know How to Wash My Hands": An Era Gone By

"It would be my pleasure to be David's nursemaid. I have a year experience working for Mr. and Mrs. Jones before they moved to North Dakota. I do not have hospital experience, but I helped my...

Certification : I Did it For the Money.

Money is an excellent motivator, and when the hospital that I worked at offered two dollars more an hour for certification, I was excited. I had been thinking about getting my certification for...

Capture Your Heart's Desire: Finding the Job You Want

My family and I had been wanting to move from Florida to Tennessee for over eighteen years, so when our house sold this past May, I was beyond ecstatic. Having been in the same hospital since...

Don't Hide Your Pregnancy With a Corset; An Era Gone By

"Open wide Mrs. Smith, I need to check your teeth. I don't see any pus but two of your teeth need to be pulled. We can arrange that later. Today we will be doing a blood test called the Wassermann...

Don't Let Nursing Job Resumes Intimidate You

Your resume is like a snapshot; the person reading it will form an opinion from what they see. It is your first opportunity to impress a potential boss, so it should be taken seriously. It is my...

Not So Sweet; Fruit Bat Harbors Ebola

The idea of a killer virus penetrating the doors of our hospitals, offices, and clinics is a terrifying prospect. As scary as this seems, it has become our reality. Jumping continents, ebola has...


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