Read and laugh along with me – a nurse – as I share the very real story of my first bed change. We’ve all been there, it’s so relatable!
A day in the life of a registered nurse in 2017 is full of technological advancement, very sick patients, being short staffed, and constantly undergoing change. Take a look at a peek into a day in the life of a registered nurse in 2017. Wake up after 5 hours of sleep because you had to […]
This post contains affiliate links If you are a new nurse or have been a nurse for the last 20 years, this may tickle your nurse funny bone/humerus so much you fall down on your coccyx. Congratulations, you’re now a fall risk! A Day in the Life of a New Nurse Wake up from a night of […]
This post contains an affiliate link Being married to or living with a nurse is a very specific experience. It’s not like your friends, who may work 9-5 and have a predictable schedule. So if your soon-to-be spouse or roommate is a night shift nurse, get ready! This post was compiled with the help of […]
The first rule of Nurse Club is you never, EVER say the words quiet or slow on a nursing unit. This unspeakable act will cause a domino effect of terrible things to occur that will cause the unit to be so painfully busy, we will all beg for mercy. The second rule of Nurse Club […]
Welcome. If you enjoyed this – please share with all of your nursey buds! #thenurselife Note: I got all of these from my Tumblr site (nurseeyeroll.tumblr.com). I don’t own any of the rights to any images nor do I take any credit for their creation.. I just added some nursey captions.
Just ask any doctor, nurse, CNA, EMT, paramedic, PA, or NP for their most hilarious patient quotes and a wonderful conversation will ensue. Here are some of my favorites from my Facebook page and Twitter. (Names were removed in the spirit of the most notorious animal in the world, the HIPAA-potamus. Abbreviations were written out for the […]
Want a sneak peek into a GIF explanation of a day in the life of a nurse, written by a nurse? Let’s go! Wake up. Walk into work. See that I’m working with my favorite nurse. See my assignment. After the 7th interruption during my first assessment. Can’t open a med. When I’ve waited all day […]
Monica Her report sheet is very neat. She cleans her patient’s rooms before she assess them. She’s obsessed with getting married and having babies. She’s super competitive and swears she gives the best bed bath in the unit. She scrubs IV ports for 4 minutes with alcohol swabs. She dates a much, much older guy […]
This post has an affiliate link This post is for those of you married to a nurse. The nurse life is unique, as is the nurse spouse life. This post was inspired by my husband, who helped me compile it. Enjoy! You try to gently wake them up at 0445 because they’ve slept through their […]
My husband definitely helped me with this post! You have to get used to not getting a hug right away when they get home from work. You get nauseated during dinner because they forget who they’re talking to for a minute and bring up work. Whenever you go out to dinner with their work friends […]
Make sure my foley is secure. Smuggle my dog in and so we can implement an order for continuous pup snuggles until discontinued. Don’t be mad if I live-tweet your IV insertion, central line dressing change, lab draws, hanging of IV fluids and IVBP meds, etc. And you better retweet them or I’ll unfollow you. […]
A Proper Holiday Wreath How you know where the nurses in your neighborhood live during the holidays.. Note: I found this on Pinterest and was going to give credit where credit is due, but I couldn’t find it! I did not think of this or take this, it’s just hilarious!
What is nursing school like? These funny and relateable GIFs describe a day in the life of a nursing student incredibly accurately. If you’re a nursing student, which is your favorite? A Day In The Life of A Nursing Student It’s stressful and probably one of the most stressful and exhausting years you’ll experience, but […]
A personal guide to those precious, precious hours away from the hospital and a nurse’s day off. A Nurse’s Day Off After hours and hours running from patient rooms to the supply room, to the nurse’s station, all while answering call after call, chatting with everyone under the sun, having some time away is a […]