The 12 Types of ICU Visitors

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You know the drill.

You spent the last two hours bargaining with a resident for a one-time dose of Ativan, you finally got your detoxing patient comfortable in bed … and here comes a conga line of family and friends, entering the unit with all the quiet grace of a high school marching band. Continue reading “The 12 Types of ICU Visitors”

The 6 Types of ICU Nurse

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THE WAR HORSE

You went to nursing school at a time when nurses still wore those funny, starchy white hats, back when sexual harassment and even physical abuse were expected hazards of the profession. Continue reading “The 6 Types of ICU Nurse”