Holidays, General Nursing

Happy Birthday, Florence Nightingale

Today we celebrate the life of Florence Nightingale, the mother of modern nursing who was born in Florence, Italy, on May 12, 1820. She was also called “The lady with the lamp” and was known for her contribution to her profession as a nurse. Her wealthy family did not support her choice of career. One doctor told her father,… Continue reading Happy Birthday, Florence Nightingale

Holidays, Labor & Delivery Nurse

Babe of Bethlehem

"Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod, the king, behold, there came wise men from the east to Jerusalem, Saying, Where is He that is born King of the Jews? For we have seen His star in the east, and are come to worship Him." Matthew:2:1-2 (KJV) Bethlehem,… Continue reading Babe of Bethlehem

Holidays, Labor & Delivery Nurse

Christmas Babies

December 25, 1981 - 2 a.m. Labor & Delivery Staff Nurse I finished my night shift orientation in September and am feeling much more comfortable in my skills as I don't need to think so hard about every little thing. Since it is my first Christmas in Labor & Delivery, I am required to work.… Continue reading Christmas Babies

General Nursing, Holidays, Uncategorized

Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving 2017 "In everything give thanks, for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you." I Thessalonians 5:18 (KJV) Dear Readers, Four years have flown by since I began writing this blog after attending a Christian writer's conference. My goals in recording what God has taught me during nearly 40 years of… Continue reading Thanksgiving

General Nursing, Holidays, home care nurse, Nurse Case Manager

Prayer for Our Veterans

Nurse Case Manager I dialed the phone and on the third ring, an elderly man answered in a deep gravelly voice. "Hello?" "Hi, Mr. G, I am your nurse case manager from the veterans' clinic and work with your doctor. Your veterans' clinic home care  nurse said that you came back to your assisted living… Continue reading Prayer for Our Veterans

Holidays, General Nursing

Happy Birthday, Florence Nightingale!!!

Today we celebrate the life of Florence Nightingale, the mother of modern nursing who was born in Florence, Italy, on May 12, 1820. She was also called “The lady with the lamp” and was known for her contribution to her profession as a nurse. Her wealthy family did not support her choice of career. One doctor told her father,… Continue reading Happy Birthday, Florence Nightingale!!!