A day in the life of a nurse
If you are a nurse, almost were, have been for a long time or even just started your first-ever shift 48 minutes ago, you can relate to this!
Walk into work.
See that I’m working with my favorite nurse.
See my assignment.
After the seventh interruption during my first assessment.
Can’t open a med.
When the first doctor rounds and acts like I’m incompetent for not knowing obscure information off the top of my head, dodges the family that wants to talk to him or rounds and leaves without talking to me.
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Kati Kleber BSN, RN CCRN is a a nationally certified critical care nurse located in Charlotte, NC. She is the Nurse Advisor and Editorial Director of the #ProtectNurses initiative, and will be guiding the content we curate, create, and share back with you. Kleber, aka Nurse Eyeroll, is a popular blogger, the voice behind the wildly successful #ProTips series, and a frequent speaker on nursing leadership. You can buy her book "Becoming Nursey" at nurseeyeroll.com, Amazon, Barnes and Noble, and other sites. She also has two more books in the works, which will be published by the American Nurses Association and on shelves Feb. 2016!
By Kati Kleber BSN, RN