Pre-Shift Ponderings

I haven't been sleeping well before work. Or, I should say, I never sleep well before work. I can have a nightly routine filled with face cream, turning off my cell phone, or listening to guided meditations, but I still manage to see every hour of the clock. I have work dreams: reliving messy codes, … Continue reading Pre-Shift Ponderings

Just Being There

A few weeks ago I had a particularly tough patient. I know every new day doesn't guarantee progress. But I still like to think that I leave my patients in an improved state from how I found them. And with this particular patient I struggled to see what impact I left. Quick onset of a … Continue reading Just Being There