Originally Posted By theworldthroughmynikon

The joys of working night shift.

The joys of working night shift.

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Originally Posted By whatshouldwecallnursing

WHEN MY PATIENT HAS NO OTHER COMORBIDITIES

whatshouldwecallnursing:

i’m just like,

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Originally Posted By whatweshouldcallnursing2

When you are all gowned up in an isolation room waiting for someone to grab that one piece of supplies you forgot to grab

whatweshouldcallnursing2:

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Originally Posted By callbellnightmares

I would be doing this way more often if I wasn’t worried about hurting someone’s feelings.

callbellnightmares:

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Sometimes I hit up the room while the patient is sleeping. 

Originally Posted By surlywun

When my trauma patient says his pain is 2/10 and only wants a tylenol…

adenosinetriesphosphate:

surlywun:

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While my witnessed “assisted fall” says only Dilaudid and Phenergan will help her pain…

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Accurate.

Originally Posted By ashtronautincyberspace

The Most Valuable Advice I Ever Got From a Preceptor?

ashtronautincyberspace:

"Always work as if you’re getting the next admit."

That piece of advice has served me so well in my career.  Not only does it get me in the frame of mind to hustle hustle hustle and manage my workload efficiently, but it also makes me not cranky when I do get the admit, since in the back of my head I was already telling myself “you’re getting an admission.”

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Admittedly, working “only” 3 days a week can be awesome. But those 3 days are WORK.

Admittedly, working “only” 3 days a week can be awesome. But those 3 days are WORK.

Originally Posted By whatshouldwecallnursing

WHEN I HAVE A CRAZY ASSIGNMENT BUT IT’S MY LAST SHIFT BEFORE I’M OFF FOR SEVERAL DAYS

whatshouldwecallnursing:

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Happy Nurses Week!

Happy Nurses Week!

Originally Posted By whatshouldwecallmedschool

The 12 Hour Shift

adenosinetriesphosphate:

nightnursenotes:

whatshouldwecallmedschool:

Hour 1

Hour 3

Hour 6

Hour 9

Hour 12

Hour 6…

Some nights…

Ah yes, I’ve had a few 12 hours go this way. Luckily it’s been just a few. Knock on wood.

Originally Posted By nurse-life

nurse-life:

WHEN MY PATIENT THREATENS TO SIGN OUT AMA

nurse-life:

WHEN MY PATIENT THREATENS TO SIGN OUT AMA

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Originally Posted By illbeyourmursesomeday

NURBLRS: Nurses of TUMBLR

adenosinetriesphosphate:

breewawa:

illbeyourmursesomeday:

Admit it. We are different from our peers and colleagues.


We shall call ourselves -


"NURBLRS".

REBLOG so we know you got the memo. ^_^

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I like “RNBLRS” better personally.

I’m a nerdblr nurblr.

Originally Posted By mydaywasworsethanyours

When I’m trying to squeeze between the bed, IV poles, table, dresser, chair, bedside commode, etc. to plug something into the wall.

mydaywasworsethanyours:

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It’s in these rooms that I wonder how disastrous a code would be.

Originally Posted By themedicalchronicles

cranquis:

themedicalchronicles:

Doctors Get Lonely Too

The funny patients never stay around long enough.

The best patients always go home too soon.

cranquis:

themedicalchronicles:

Doctors Get Lonely Too

The funny patients never stay around long enough.

The best patients always go home too soon.

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Originally Posted By nursingstudent911

Trying to casually count your patient’s respirations without them noticing:

nursingstudent911:

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