Labor and Delivery is one of the most unique places in the hospital. Where else in the hospital do you get to go to birthday parties all day long? While Labor and Delivery is an exciting place, many nurses new to Labor and Delivery are nervous because there is so much to learn, especially when it comes to procedures and interventions unique to Labor and Delivery! … [Read more...] about Procedures and Interventions Unique to Labor and Delivery
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It’s been said that Labor and Delivery nurses speak their own language. Not so sure about that? Can you keep up with this quick Labor and Delivery nurse report? Patient is G10P3. Based on her LMP she is 39.3. She is on 20mu of pit and just SROM in the bed. Upon CE, she’s 4/90%/-2. The FHR is 150 and UC are 3-4 minutes apart. Mom previously had a LTCS but is currently a … [Read more...] about 21 Must Know Labor & Delivery Abbreviations
Being a nursing student can be overwhelming as you are introduced into a world of many wonderful and terrifying experiences. Some of these experiences are literally life or death. As a nurse, I want every nursing student to have a successful experience. Looking back to my nursing student days, I wish that I knew more of what my assigned nurse was going through. So I wrote a … [Read more...] about What I Wish Nursing Students Knew: A Letter from a Nurse
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When I was a nursing student, I was intimidated by creating my own resume. Honestly, I had no idea what to include on my resume. As a student nurse with little experience, I wasn’t sure how to make my resume stand out from the crowd. After struggling for hours, I finally came up with a resume... And my nursing professor politely told me that it sucked. So I went back to the … [Read more...] about How to Write a Killer Nursing Resume