Have you ever thought about doing critical care nursing?  Or wondered what it is actually like? There's definitely a big difference between the television drama version and the real life hospital version.  On the television, the ICU is full of doctors constantly coding patients and then the patients thanking them as soon as their heartbeat comes back.  Is this what the ICU is really like?  

 

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AuthorCourtney Tracy

What does an ICU nurse do? This is a day in the life of a critical care nurse. You can tell even by this short video clip that nursing is a team effort between doctors, respiratory therapists, you, and other nurses. The ICU is a great place to work because you are always learning.

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AuthorCourtney Tracy

Have you ever thought about doing critical care nursing?  Or wondered what it is actually like? There's definitely a big difference between the television drama version and the real life hospital version.  On the television, the ICU is full of doctors constantly coding patients and then the patients thanking them as soon as their heartbeat comes back.  Is this what the ICU is really like?  

 

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AuthorCourtney Tracy