On your way to celebrate the holidays with family and friends, and someone isn't feeling well? Good thing you created your own first aid travel kit filled with all the essentials for whatever ails them, like boo-boos, fever and tummy aches. Simply fill a container with bandages, pain relievers, fever reducers, cold medicine, tissues and wipes, thermometer, aspirator and other must-haves that help make little ones feel better quickly. Now back to your travels.
It was a busy morning, about 8:30, when an elderly gentleman in his 80′s arrived at the hospital to have stitches removed from his thumb. He said he was in a hurry as he had an appointment at 9:00 am. The nurse took his vital signs and had him take a seat, knowing it would be over an hour before someone would be able to see him. I saw him looking at his watch and decided, since I was not busy with another patient, I would evaluate his wound. On exam, it was well healed, so I talked to one of…
Mommy Hospital Bag--this is the best list I've seen. (as a labor nurseI've seen LOTS of families come in with either WAY TOO much crap, or things they don't have that I feel I would want.) This list seems about perfect!
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