“You Must Be Kidding”

January 18, 2014 Jo Cerrudo 0

“You must be kidding!!!!“

The ER is a very funny place. There are things here that defy explanations and stories that are just too crazy to be true. But if it happened in the ER, it must be true. We don’t make these things up.

Colorful World of Patients

June 1, 2013 Jo Cerrudo 0

It is a colorful patient world out there. Maybe it is man’s attempt to provide some levity in an otherwise depressing state of being a patient. Who says Nursing is not a colorful profession?

Nurse of the Future, 2025

February 19, 2013 Jo Cerrudo 3

September 2025-
It’s time to say goodbye to her ‘virtual’ nursing cap. Dr. Jade Marciano is ready to hang up her stethoscope, finally. After all, she had been working as a nurse for 42 years now.Dr. Jade chuckled at the thought of one clueless senatorial candidate who had tried to belittle the nurses in her native country by implying that the student nurses could get by with limited education. Her concept of “room nurses” had angered the Filipino nurses, and she eventually lost the election in 2013. Now, in 2025, the transformed nursing workforce had fulfilled its promise to take a much-deserved equal acknowledgement from the public. Somehow, the world had embraced the new and expanded roles of the nurse. An empowered nurse.

Nursing Heroes

February 13, 2013 Jo Cerrudo 5

When disaster strikes, heroes emerge. Nurses do great things every day. MENCHU DELUNA SANCHEZ, a Filipino registered nurse in NYU-Langone, organized a group of medical professionals to carry 20 critical babies down nine flights of stairs, with illuminations from cellphones to guide their way.

As part of their daily lives, they care for their patients under-paid and under-staffed. But in extreme circumstances, a few nurses shine more than others. It is so heartwarming that the nurses are finally getting their spotlight.

Best nurse (Photo credit: greenfin)

The Best Nurse

October 23, 2012 timgurl 0

All are clapping their hands, cheering out loud. The best nurse of the year was announced. They called her, she was surprised as if she […]