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Home Stretch

The weekend was too short but this is our last week of work. On Saturday (their Monday here) Jen and I went back to KSMC to finish some business. We did some more teaching on head to toe assessments as … Continue reading

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Halas!

Another day yesterday with interesting encounters and laughs. Yesterday evening someone (who will remain unnamed) wanted the toilet fixed since it was backed up. Well a maintenance guy came and started working on it. First it was a snake, then … Continue reading

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our run-in with the mutawwa…

We had a much needed day off today! No alarms at the crack of dawn. We all woke up on our own time and relaxed in the a.m. Randi treated us to pedicures in the Kingdom Center. The third level … Continue reading

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Broken

We had a much better day yesterday! We had two codes, but no deaths. We also started educating the nurses and RTs on how to properly do in-line suctioning. For lunch the infection control department invited us to pizza and … Continue reading

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It’s a small world afterall

I think everyone else has summarized the day well and I don’t want to be completely negative so I will leave you with some pictures. We celebrated Sandy’s birthday today (she thought nobody would know if she didn’t say something). … Continue reading

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Exhausted.

The exhaustion continues and the bags under everyone’s eyes just keep growing bigger and bigger everyday. We were up bright and early to be at the hospital to catch the night to day shift transition so we could start doing … Continue reading

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It’s getting real!

We had a final meeting today to discuss what/how/where we will be teaching once we land. Thank goodness for the two teams ahead of us who did a lot of the grunt work. We have a huge jump drive full … Continue reading

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