Great place to learn, if you are in the "in crowd"
Typical day was always stressful, always hectic and always short staffed and too many pt. to nurse ratio. Also when working in team environment other nurses were not likely to really do team work, in fact they complained about having to do it since it is really like having 12 pt. instead of six, which was already more than an ER nurse was supposed to - more ... have. Workplace culture, the only culture they had was cut throat and give a hard time to all who were not in the "in crowd". Very seldom did you see any real management in the ER, even from the daily leading shift nurse/charge nurse/csl. A few of ... - less
Prosgood experiences, learned alot
Conscut throat staff and management