Humor and Jokes

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Behind Closed Doors: The Lonely Life of a Travel Nurse

Some 13-week assignments are all guts and no glamour (or living room).

Posted 04/06/16 | Paula Watkins, RN, CNOR | Post a comment

Cutting Remarks: Are We Going Overboard With Patient Safety?

Sometimes you have to overrule overprotective staff members.

Posted 04/06/16 | John D. Kelly, IV, MD | Post a comment

Behind Closed Doors: I'm Not "Just a Nurse"

We're more than most people realize. Marginalize us at your own risk.

Posted 03/10/16 | Paula Watkins, RN, CNOR | Post a comment

Cutting Remarks: Are We Really Discharging That Patient?

The little white lies we tell our patients to send them home sooner.

Posted 03/10/16 | John D. Kelly, IV, MD | Post a comment

Behind Closed Doors: Surgical Nursing Is More Than a Job

It defines us, which makes the prospect of stepping down so scary.

Posted 02/10/16 | Paula Watkins, RN, CNOR | 1 comment

Cutting Remarks: Just Play It Cool Like The Fonz

You gots to chill when things go wrong in the OR.

Posted 02/10/16 | John D. Kelly, IV, MD | Post a comment

Behind Closed Doors: The Power of Positive Thinking

A little attitude adjustment can turn that frown upside down.

Posted 01/11/16 | Paula Watkins, RN, CNOR | Post a comment

Cutting Remarks: Why Do Patients Blow Off Their Surgeries?

They don't have a ride home or maybe they're getting cold feet.

Posted 01/11/16 | John D. Kelly, IV, MD | Post a comment

Behind Closed Doors: The OR Manager's Holiday Gift List

Any of these items would look great in our ORs.

Posted 12/02/15 | Paula Watkins, RN, CNOR | Post a comment

Cutting Remarks: The Joys of ICD-10 Documentation

The new coding system requires equal parts precision and patience.

Posted 12/02/15 | John D. Kelly, IV, MD | Post a comment

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