Curing (Compassion) Fatigue – PAs Connect

There is a very serious epidemic out there right now among healthcare providers.  Compassion fatigue takes the joy out of what we do.  Here is my latest PAs Connect article.  Please share if you care 🙂 Curing (Compassion) Fatigue – PAs Connect. Advertisements

Fresh Faced Students

I had the pleasure of talking to a pre-pa student group at the University of Minnesota Duluth.  On Thursday I picked up my girls from the bus stop and we had an impromptu road trip to the north shore.  My mom joined us and we made an event out of it.  We arrived at the…

Nurses-Not Just Eye Candy!

We all know the old stereotypes.  Beautiful women nurses walking around with their perfectly coiffed hair and pressed uniforms.  They bat their eyelashes and say things like, “yes, doctor, right away!”.  In my experience, this stereotype has some validity. Now, before you get all hot and bothered, let me tell you what I notice in…