Kids in the hospital—Katie Duke’s top tips
Nurses know best when it comes to the value of being able to step into their patients’ shoes. But what if the shoes are awfully small?
Don’t worry—the shoes might not fit, but you can still help your tiniest patients feel comfortable, secure and even fearless.
In this week’s episode of “The Katie Duke Show” on ScrubsBeat, Katie shares her own tricks of the trade for treating children (blow-up glove included), along with some advice on how to make the hospital more welcoming for some of its youngest visitors.
Step one? “Get on their level.”
Tune in for some helpful advice, then share your own tips for working with or around children in the comments section below.
By Katie Duke