OH BABY, BABY!

OH BABY, BABY!

My nursing career has only been in Pediatrics! I feel extremely comfortable with toddlers, preschoolers, tweens, and even teens! Since working in the Pediatric CVICU I have started taking care of babies regularly, which is something I didn’t have too much experience with! Babies are absolutely precious however they come with a few challenges. Here are some tips and tricks I have picked up to share with you along the way:

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PEDIATRIC ICU NURSING BRAIN

PEDIATRIC ICU NURSING BRAIN

After years of bedside nursing, I have finally created the perfectnursing brain! So much happens during one shift and it is really easy to lose track of what happened when, when things are due, when you gave an extra PRN, etc. Documenting is a key nursing skill so having this nursing brain piece of paper to fall back on is crucial!

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