My notebook for my N121.1 duty requirements, the inspiration for my blog’s name. It’s just the third week of duty and I’m already on the 100-page mark.
The Ward 11 Experience so far...
I finally got my fourth patient to take care of today. Patient 1: Bacterial Meningitis GAH. Reached 38.8 early this morning. And she had NO access for her IV paracetamol! Resorted to an aggressive TSB to lower her temp or else she’s gonna convulse. Thank goodness for that clerk who came early. Gave that much needed medication, and temperature went down in an hour. :) Seems like...
Intern: Hello! Taga-saang school ka?
Me: UP Nursing po.
Intern: Ah, wow! UP Nursing... Ibig sabihin mataas ang GWA mo niyan!
Me (thinking): (Kung alam mo lang sir kung gano kahirap makakuha ng grade 1.00 sa amin...)
Me: Ahh. Di naman masyado.
Hello, Ward 11! Hello, 8-hour duties from Tuesdays to Fridays!! Hello… to sleepless nights.
It’s sad when your best friend suddenly becomes a homophobe and disregards all the friendship that existed before the hatred.
Last Saturday was spent with my best friends at Enchanted Kingdom. I vaguely remember the place, having been there only once and that was during a blurry memory of a kindergarten field trip. The fireworks display was awesome; too bad I didn’t bring my tripod.
Sorry for the lack of posts during the past few weeks. Paperworks on Psychiatric Nursing flooded my desk (and life) during the second half of the semester. It was a great learning experience, despite the information overload from reading up a lot of classical and contemporary theories on human behavior. For that, my brain had somehow regressed during the school break and has thus been unproductive...