About the FreshRN Podcast
Your first year as a registered nurse is challenging. This podcast is hosted by Kati Kleber, BSN RN CCRN, and Elizabeth Mills, BSN RN CCRN and features experienced nurses from FreshRN.com, who discuss the basics of that first year. From nursing orientation, code blues, tricks of the trade, and personal experiences, to time management, delegation, patient deaths, and more. Please note, while patient experiences are discussed, their identifying details have been changed to protect their privacy and uphold HIPAA.
Season 4, Episode 7: Talking to Unconscious Patients
Welcome to Season 4 of the FreshRN Podcast. Taking care of someone who is unable to interact or make their own medical decisions can be complex. In this episode, we discuss some tips on talking to an unconscious patient and their loved ones, assessment tips, and as well as things to consider like health care power of attorney, consents, and more.
Listen to this episode below!
You can find season 1, 2 and season 3 on the FreshRN Podcast page.
More Resources on Talking to Unconscious Patients
The First Year: Conversations with a New ICU NurseICU Nurse: 6×9 Notebook, Ruled, Intensive Care Unit Nurse Appreciation, Memory Journal, Diary To Write, Organizer, PlannerLives in the Balance: Nurses’ Stories from the ICU