Sarah Beth, RN.

There is a lot of talk about why the man diagnosed with Ebola at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital was sent home from the emergency room not having been tested for Ebola despite...

Katie Duke, nurse and star of ABC’s NY MED, was fired recently for posting an image to Instagram with the caption man vs. 6 train. The image, seen above, is of...

disability

I recently came across an article in the Health & Science section of The Washington Post: Hit by a car, an emergency doctor experiences firsthand the shortcomings in ER care. I almost...

disability

With hospital systems and insurance companies requiring increased quantity of patient appointments rather than encouraging better quality interactions, no wonder I have encountered many frustrating doctors in the course of my...

An NIH study points to autoimmunity as the underlying cause of more than a hundred life-altering, chronic illnesses and that 75% of those with autoimmune disorders are women.  I’m one of them....

Recieving disability payments is more difficult than one might think. To catch you up, I recieved Short Term Disability payments through my employer over the summer. After an initial denial of...

Patients code in diagnostic scanners. I know this because in my three short years as a nurse, two of my own have done it. I guess you can say that is...

When it comes to doctor/ nurse interactions, when is enough, enough? Last week, I dealt with an upsetting situation involving a physician and nurse. A little background: The nurse has been...

If you have been at your nursing job for a while, you’ve probably almost forgotten. Forgotten what it was like to come in to the healthcare system you now work for...