This is MY first trauma patient and all that I can think is, “You should not be here!”
The Call – a tribute to Emergency Nursing – Happy Emergency Nurses Week!
I’ve experienced perfect storms of moral distress and know, given the right circumstances, suicide may look like the only escape for a nurse. It Is Not!
Sometimes evil is mere words. Sometimes evil is a gesture. At its worst, evil looks like tonight.
I get what I’m asking for – a frustrated and angry patient.
Story Rewritten: Man Dead on the Street
I’ve never felt better from a diabetes standpoint; the only problem now is that I’m dying.