Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Room Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Room?

December 2015
Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Room:
Give yourself time to learn and adjust. Work as a team or nothing will work.
February 2016
"More leadership skills."
Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Room:
Ongoing education and supervision in the emergency department.
March 2016
"Talented, dedicated, and team oriented."
Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Room:
Pros: I enjoy working with my co-workers... We work together, as a team, to support our community's medical needs.
Cons: For the past 6 weeks our ER has been flooded with patients making wait times much longer. People get cranky when they feel bad - not to mention waiting sometimes hours in uncomfortable chairs with other sick strangers sitting next to them. It's difficult at times to be kind and understanding of people who are rude, yelling, and demanding things of you.
June 2016
"Stressful but rewarding."
Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Room:
Pros: Environment, helping other, service to others.
Cons: Stress,
July 2016
"Saving lives."
Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Room:
Pros: Being of service.
Cons: Stress.
July 2016
"The autonomy is different between ER and Acute care."
Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Room:
Rural health is scary, but so much can be learned.
November 2016
"Keeping organized and calm is paramount."
Registered Nurse (RN), Emergency Room:
Provide the best and safest nursing using evidence based practice. Be accountable, responsible, respectful to foster dignity, autonomy and non benevolent care to your patients. Be professional and practice with integrity that incorporates a trusting and friendly environment .
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