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Nursing Pet Peeves

Day 24 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! I love my job, don't get me wrong! There is something amazing about coming to work everyday knowing that I get to help people and make a difference. I was thrilled when I found out I got hired in the ER. I figured I would see critical patients every… Continue reading Nursing Pet Peeves

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6 Things That Make Me Happy

Day 20 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! Only 6, whatttt? I really like this one because I love talking about the things that make me happy...which is usually a lot because I'm easily entertained and just a generally happy person! 6 Things That Make Me Happy 1. Coffee. I mean c'mon, who doesn't get happy about… Continue reading 6 Things That Make Me Happy

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Photo Of Me

Day 18 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! If anyone knows me, you know that I love taking pictures. Of everything. Food, drinks, myself, my friends, my family, nature. Everything. Today I am supposed to pick just one picture of myself! So I picked: Why this picture?  I chose this picture because it's a natural picture of me, which is… Continue reading Photo Of Me

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What’s In My Work Bag?!

Day 9 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! I work in the Emergency Room as a nurse tech. My roles as a tech are similar to that of the nurses besides the obvious, not being able to pass medications, among other things. We work together as a team in the ER and generally get everything completed together.… Continue reading What’s In My Work Bag?!

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5 Current Goals

Day 7 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! I am definitely a goal-oriented person. I set goals for myself all the time. At any given time I have "daily goals," "weekly goals," or long-term goals. Creating goals helps me to stay on track for getting myself where I want to be. What are 5 goals that I… Continue reading 5 Current Goals

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5 Must Haves for Clinical

Using this as my day 5 of the #NurseBlogger challenge. Clinical is the times during the semester when you get to play nurse. Many times clinical instructors are strict and expect a lot of you, just like in the workplace. You are expected to dress correctly, act professionally, and be prepared with all the required… Continue reading 5 Must Haves for Clinical

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Favorite Nursing Quote

Day 3 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! My favorite nursing quote is: "Sometimes I inspire my patients; more often they inspire me." Nursing tugs at your heart in so many ways. Patient stories and circumstances that seem unimaginable to you may have an effect on you emotionally and so often I am inspired by their stories.… Continue reading Favorite Nursing Quote