Patient Care

Psycho for Psychedelics

Psycho for Psychedelics

This is a guest blog post written by fellow nurse, Nick Angelis, CRNA, MSN. Psychedelics are controversial, but is the controversy substantiated? In...

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Communication Tips for Nurses – How to Kindly Exit Conversations

Communication Tips for Nurses – How to Kindly Exit Conversations

Something that I was not prepared for as a nurse was how many people would want my attention at every second of the day. Patients, families, physicians, advanced practice providers, nurses, housekeeping, receptionists, pharmacists… literally everyone. Combine that with a constantly evolving task-list, dynamic patient conditions, and soon every single second counts. But you don’t want to seem rude and just walk away or ignore them. Here are some realistic communication tips for nurses on how to graciously bring a conversation to a close so you can get back to business!

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