SMYS Staff Member of the Week! Nichole Long

Nichole Long RN. SMYS Ambassador Arizona How long have you been a nurse and what kind of nursing do you do? Nichole has been a nurse since 2011. Prior to that she worked in the medical field as a paratrooper medic in the Army in 2001. Today she works in acute care,...

Treehugger By Kilgore, RN

Every nurse encounters poop. Like, lots of poop. And this, friends, is a poop story. Pt. was admitted to the Medical ICU for a series of TIA’s; he had already suffered multiple strokes before this admission, and resided in an assisted living home. He was not as...

But are you satisfied with your care?

Having worked in ER and ICU for the majority of my nursing career, I am used to being around some pretty sick people. It’s my happy place. My security blanket, if you will.  When I mentioned taking a desk job not too long ago, my husband’s mouth dropped...