When the phone rings on my on-call day…
When a family calls multiple times in one hour…
Swear to god, my friend’s exact reaction when I told her she may have been a little too harsh with the intern…
We’ve all had THAT preceptor…
When the family keeps asking to come back to the room when we’re doing a sterile procedure…
When you hear things out of left field from a family…

When the docs or NPs won’t put in orders that I want or ask me to do something that I don’t think will be in the patient’s best interest…

Working with over-confident interns…

Source: africant

When the manipulating parent we’ve all come to know in the unit almost baits me into an argument…
What I look like when I’m telling nursing students or new nurses my most horrific/scary stories from the unit…