I was explaining to someone the other day about what it’s like to take tests in nursing school. I gave an example of one idiotic test question I previously had in women’s health and he said, “Wait. What? Why are you learning that? Aren’t you just training to be nurse?”
My sentiments exactly.
It got me thinking about all the ridiculous expectations put on nurses, all the roles we are expected to fill under impossible circumstances; it got me thinking about how retarded it all is. I’ll give you some examples and perhaps it will give you an idea of what it truly means to be a “nurse:”