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Funny Anesthesia Moments – Girl Proposes to Nurse! (Video)

Is this real life? Anesthesia can make you say the darndest things. It’s always a good idea to have a video camera on hand when a friend or relative is experiencing the effects of anesthesia: especially when they declare their undying love to the nurse they just met. *Heavy breathing* Luke, I am your… wife to be? Not as shocking as the famous Star Wars line, but equally noteworthy. Watch as Luke, a handsome male nurse, professionally deals with the hilarious news of his soon-to-be marriage in Vegas! For more news, views and funny stuff follow Trending Nurses on...

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What’s the Difference Between Graduate Nurses and Experienced Nurses

A Graduate Nurse throws up when the patient does. An experienced nurse calls housekeeping when a patient throws up. A Graduate Nurse wears so many pins on their name badge you can´t read it. An experienced nurse doesn´t wear a name badge for liability reasons A Graduate Nurse charts too much. An experienced nurse doesn´t chart enough. A Graduate Nurse loves to run to codes. An experienced nurse makes graduate nurses run to codes. A Graduate Nurse wants everyone to know they are a nurse An experienced nurse doesn´t want anyone to know they are a nurse A Graduate Nurse keeps detailed notes on a pad. An experienced nurse writes on the back of their hand, paper scraps, napkins, etc. A Graduate Nurse will spend all day...

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It’s Cool to be “Just a Nurse”

I came across this Facebook post from Tiffany Ellington Harpole, a young Nurse, on why it is “OK to be Just a Nurse” and I just had to share it. For more news, views and funny stuff follow Trending Nurses on Facebook: Enjoy! A few days ago someone in nursing school told me they’d never stay “just a nurse” and that they would 100% go on to get their NP degree. Then, I got in my car today and saw this picture. I used to have that mentality. In the picture on the left, I was excited, finishing school,...

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Grossest and Funniest Nursing Story Ever!

Every Nurse has a funny/gross story or two but this one stands out as one of the funniest I have ever read. This Nurse has a knack for telling the story in such a way that you can almost feel and smell the horror! It feels like you are in the room as this all goes down…. For more news, views and funny stuff follow Trending Nurses on Facebook: Enjoy The Story of the worst abscess ever (appeared on Reddit 5 years ago): OR Nurse here. This is kind of a long one… I was taking call one night...

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Confessions of a Burned-Out ER Nurse

What is it like to work in a real-life emergency room? According to author and ER nurse, Amy Smith one minute you feel like you re on the front lines in a war zone and the next you re treating ingrown toenails and paper cuts. For more news, views and funny stuff follow Trending Nurses on Facebook: In Confessions of a Burned-Out ER Nurse, Smith chronicles her fourteen-year career with candid, sometimes hilarious, sometimes hard to believe stories of the twelve-hour shifts she has survived as an ER nurse. Check out Confessions of a Burned-Out ER Nurse here If...

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