Monthly Archives: June 2017

It can be really heart-wrenching to see someone ravaged by drugs, being wheeled into the hospital on the cusp of death. While some people...

It should come as no surprise that some patients can be rude and testy. I mean, people are jerks no matter where they are,...

Sitting in the nurse’s station one day, I am filling out reports when a fellow nurse comes in to complain. As I’m thinking “Here...

More and more hospitals are becoming private. Making city hospitals into private medical facilities seems like a good idea for some, and the reason...

Rural hospital life can be fun, with a variety of illnesses and injuries, but it’s certainly challenging. We had a back door at the...

I know it’s pretty well-known that nurses complain about their jobs a lot, but we have a right to! Our job is difficult and...

Being a nurse is the most difficult and rewarding job there is. You have to be strong as steel to handle some of the...

When I tell people that I work at a hospital they always say one of two things, and sometimes both. It’s either “Good for...

Dealing with elderly patients can be as challenging as it is rewarding, even more so when you don’t speak the same language. Luckily, this...