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Rebecca Johansen begins her journey as a flight nurse piloting a float plane on northward from Washington State and the Canadian/US border across from the Cascade Air Rescue. She is challenged on her last trip after 25 years to perform in a life and death situation in the wilderness. After… Read More
In my nursing program, we were tasked with creating a teaching plan for patients to share with our groups. I chose to cover fire safety for autistic adolescents and their families. I hope this can be helpful to someone. Thank you for reading. Read More
This is an account of my first experience in the cardiac catheterization laboratory, or 'Cath lab' for short. I learned so much and am grateful for the opportunity. I'm hoping to share the experience to raise awareness of what the lab is actually like to regular folk like myself. If… Read More
The following essay aims to examine and explore three key points which have been pivotal in the learning process surrounding this module and the subject of ‘palliative care’, using a range of sources to support any arguments made. Read More
A brief look at nursing at the start of the NHS (UK) in 1948 and how it compares to 2016. Read More
Riverside General Hospital, a place of harsh realities. On Ingram Ward, Staff Nurse John Hunter is a man on the edge. Unable to move on from the recent traumas in his life, pushed to the limit, and liking his job less and less, he makes a drugs error, and questions… Read More
A ONE LAGGED GIRL AND THE SKINNY KID IN A NURSING HOME IN 1959 Read More

Tags: home, girl, boy, nursing, leg, nuns

This is a short writing about the con's of having camera's in the urine collection area to watch patients via video surveillance while collecting a urine specimen. I discuss the negative outcomes, the effects on moral of the patient populous and the possible legal ramifications due to 4th amendment violations. Read More
With experience comes great advice. Having brothers is great. Even when little brothers don't want to be seen with their sister anymore... They offer great advice, protection, laughs and love that no one else could. My eldest brothers advice as I set off for uni was to play music... So… Read More
The First Year of Nursing: Nurse Nox: True stories and experiences of being a nurse. Will continually update if anyone is interested :P. Read More
Dillon's life is confined by terminal illness and thinks love is a far off memory, when it happens upon him. He responds without thought, and a relationship is formed. They quickly fall for each other and he discloses his disease to surprising results. A nurse that Dillon had a crush… Read More
When you reach the age that your family sends you off to a place that's called a "home", you'd be surprised at the treatment of your loved one's. What you're paying for, what Medicare pays for. It's no wonder your loved one does everything they can to prove that they… Read More
Dillon gave up on hope, with life with love, with everything, having AIDS. But just when he surrendered and tried to hide in books, a slippery chance at love fell into his path. then as that blossomed quickly a crush came back and after nearly two decades of celibacy, he,… Read More
Growing old is a part of life, everyone goes through it, but we forget that it's happening, and then resort to ask why hadn't anyone warned us? Read More

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The king and queen of the open road Read More
Providing better care for the elderly poor Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 27, 2013

A BOY AND ONE LEGGED GIRL IN 1950S NURSING HOME Read More
Time crept in with tiny baby steps Read More

Tags: home, age, nursing

A NUN AND A GIRL IN A NURSING HOME IN 1950S Read More

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A ONE LEGGED GIRL AND A BOY AT ANURSING HOME BY THE SEA IN 1950S. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 25, 2013

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A ONE LEGGED GILR AND A BOY IN A NURSING HOME GO OUT IN THE RAIN IN 1950S SEASIDE TOWN. Read More

Tags: home, rain, girl, boy, nursing

An essay about how to be a caring nurse. (Opinion paper) Read More
A BOY AND GIRL IN A CHILDREN'S NURSING HOME IN 1950S Read More

Tags: home, girl, boy, nursing

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A ONE LEGGED GIRL AND A BOY IN A NURSING HOME IN THE 1950S Read More
This poem is about a doctor who witnesses the brutality inflicted on children on a daily basis in an Emergency Room. Read More
A ONE LEGGED GIRL ON THE KIDDIES' SWING IN 1950S. Read More

Tags: home, girl, boy, nursing, swing

My medical life had taking a downfall so I wrote about it. Read More
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