Chatting over coffee with one of our new grads recently, I shifted to conversation to see how she had been… Read more “I thought people would be nicer”: Why paramedics may not seem the most caring of the healthcare professions.
Understand that everyone has an agenda.
It was late; around 1am as we drove up to the house. Urgency and sadness grasped us: our pager’s had… Read more Oh please, please just stop talking.
It’s been awhile since I posted properly sorry! It’s been super busy and I promise I’ve got lots of good… Read more The basics of self care
There are few jobs in the world more difficult to gain a proficiency in than those in front line healthcare.… Read more Don’t give . Why you shouldn’t drop out of your grad year and internship.
Those in healthcare are privy to incredible privilege. We walk into people’s homes, discuss all aspects of their personal lives… Read more Privilege and despair: caring for young drug users.
Not much has been happening at work which means not much has been happening on my blog! Whilst I could… Read more All quiet
He’d last been seen 6 hours ago. After saying he was going to head back to bed for a sleep… Read more When is dead…. really dead?
Very few people enjoy being evaluated. Most of those who say they do, are either liars or not receiving proper… Read more Hate being judged? Why we need evaluation
The room was eerily quiet. The only thing breaking the silence was my patients raspy breathing. A woman in her… Read more What do you say to someone who’s been given 2 months?