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spotangel MSN, RN

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    The Vehicle Has Not Come Yet To Take Me!

    The Vehicle Has Not Come Yet To Take Me!

    Dying family member. Advocating for comfort care, grateful to his nurses who went above and beyond.

    2 replies
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    I Have to Go to Work!

    I Have to Go to Work!

    Patient walks into the clinic with near syncope and shortness of breath. With no major risk factors what could be causing it?

    1 replies
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    Can Nurse Annie Call Me Back Please? (A typical day in the clinic.)

    Can Nurse Annie Call Me Back Please? (A typical day in the clinic.)

    Clinic nurse in Primary Care. First responder to every emergency, counselor, friend, advocate, warrior, mom, expert for both clinical and nonclinical issues, clinical lead, form filler, triage nurse a…

    27 replies
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    Good morning sunshine!

    Good morning sunshine!

    Working in a pediatric facility working with physical and mental challenges. Falling in love with the children and learning from them.

    8 replies
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    What is this vision therapy?

    What is this vision therapy?

    A child with special needs struggling to read. A mother's discovery of Vision Therapy that helps her child to regain his confidence and maximize his abilities.

    4 replies
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    I wish I could see you!

    I wish I could see you!

    What does a nurse do when a dying patient gets married at the bedside but then wants his last sacraments and a wish?

    8 replies
    Nurses
    The two minute catheterization!

    The two minute catheterization!

    Home care nurse, stuck in a potentially dangerous situation in a patient's home. Happens right in the middle of a procedure. Who will help her?

    15 replies
    Nurses
    HELP ELLA! THEN ME!

    HELP ELLA! THEN ME!

    Regular customer at the ED. Is her story what she is saying or not saying? Could it mean life or death? Unwary nurse finds out!

    21 replies
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    SHE COMES FIRST!

    SHE COMES FIRST!

    Elderly male with dizziness and an irregular heart rhythm.Refusing to get treatment and wants to go home desperately.Nurse helps him to stay and take care of what is most important to him!

    6 replies
    Spirituality
    I SAW HIM! - Near Death Experiences

    I SAW HIM! - Near Death Experiences

    Nurse seeing patients in the clinic on a usual day notes that unusually three patients back to back had Near Death Experiences. Coincidence?

    35 replies
    Nurses
    THE VISITORS

    THE VISITORS

    Dying patient, nurse providing comfort, help arriving in the form of unexpected visitors

    4 replies
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    But, she was fine this morning!

    But, she was fine this morning!

    Pediatric code, upset parents, nurse facing her own fears and breaking rules to help parents find closure.

    27 replies
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    THE SCENT OF DEATH

    THE SCENT OF DEATH

    Nurse given an unwanted gift, coming to terms with using it to help patients and families.

    8 replies
    Nurses
    THE HEALER

    THE HEALER

    Pregnant, just informed entire family, kicked viciously by patient, will my baby survive, how do I heal?

    11 replies
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