Geriatric Nurse Practitioner - July 2009 I was glad to have a day off to relax and catch up on my chores. The phone rang and the caller said, "Pam, this is Dr. S. (my boss). I'm sorry to call you at home, but I wanted to make sure that you knew about the announcement… Continue reading Federal Home Care Nurse Practitioner?
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
October, 2001 Dr. T., my manager, called me into his office. "Pam, I'm afraid I have some bad news for all of us. The parent hospital has decided to close this campus in the next few months because they are losing so much money at this facility. Next month, they will decrease our hours to… Continue reading Will God Provide?
January 1995 - San Juan, Dominican Republic After awakening, I began reading my English-Spanish Bible in my Pan Dia village home, when Maria, a ten-year-old girl came in and shyly started reading over my shoulder. I gave her a Spanish gospel tract to read, and she was thrilled. Before we said goodbye, the cute children… Continue reading Transcultural Nursing Course in Dominican Republic – Part 2
November, 1991 I have now worked in the new dialysis center in the suburbs for about three months. It is going fairly well, although the 13 hour shifts three times weekly are so long and exhausting. I'm having trouble recovering on my days off and am feeling about as badly as when I used to… Continue reading From Dialysis to Home Care