ARE BLACKS MORE VULNERABLE TO COVID19?.

Are blacks more vulnerable than other race due to UNDERLINE MEDICAL PROBLEMS?. Here are some factors that are affecting blacks than the speculations on television.  POVERTY. Is to lack,scarcity, no access to good food, unhealthy diet due to poverty,stress from poor neighborhood, polluted air, no access to good hospitals and socioeconomic status. WEBSTER’S DICTIONARY: Poverty […]

WHEN THEY GET TO HEAVEN.

We are health care professionals that deceased due to COVID19 PANDEMIC in 2020. When we get to heaven, God will ask for our names and what we did.We will give God our names and tell God that we used to be health care professionals.But we lost our lives while saving the lives of others during […]

Happy Nurses Week 2020.

We are nurses.We are proud of the work that we do.And our patients need us more at this critical COVID19 PANDEMIC time than ever.Nursing is a profession that is within healthcare system.Nurses focus on the care of individuals, families and communities.Nurses provide care independently and also interdependently with doctors. Nurses promote and maintain ultimate quality […]

Death I Reject You.

I reject you all the time. I cannot accept you. You came in form of COVID19. Over 60,000 people died in USA. You brought too much strain on doctors and nurses. So many families lost love ones. Lots of psychological damages. You are a thief. You have no guns but deadly. You created isolation. You […]

THE MASK I KNOW.

The mask that I know.We understand all the instructions before use. We follow all OSHA guidelines such as training, fit testing and medical evaluation to meet up with OSHA specific requirements. Do not alter, misuse,wash,or abuse. We got that. You give 95% Protection. The mask with confidence. The mask I trust. I threw you away […]

NURSES ARE SUPER HEROES.

PPE is commonly used in healthcare settings specifically in laboratory, dental offices, hospitals and clinics.It is a barrier between viruses,blood ,body fluids and bacteria contaminants from reaching the skin, nose,mouth and eyes. Provision of Personal Protective Equipment is a task that should be accomplished.You cannot go to the war front without been probably equipped otherwise […]

NURSES BURNOUT by Philomena N Okeke,Author.

Burnout can be defined as depletion of your physical and emotional energy for over a long period of time due to unrelieved pressure from your job. So many nurses have been burned out in the past.Some of them changed jobs,relocated, got married,develop health issues, but so many are still hanging in,doing it differently with smile […]

Provide Emotional Support,Be There.

A Retired 70years Biology Teacher recently came to the hospital due to fluid in her lungs and abdomen. Parenthesis was done to remove the fluid. The fluid was drained ,pain was controlled and diabetes was properly managed. But the sad news was that the Doctor told her that she has only three months to live. […]

Noncompliant Patient.

Compliance means to be cooperative, willing to follow Treatment Regimen. Noncompliance means not cooperative, unwilling to follow Treatment Regimen. The questions that arises is why will someone refuse treatment regimen?Why will someone refuse to cooperate with their plan of care.Why will you reject something that will make you better. Something that will keep you healthy […]

Doctors and Nurses Relationship.(In my perspective)

Congratulations to Doctors and Nurses for providing excellent Patient care. Doctors and nurses have been working together as team for centuries  and will continue to do so. A Doctor is a Medical Practitioner,a licensed Professional that Practice Medicine.It involves Promoting,maintaining health through,studying ,diagnosis and the treatment of diseases,physical injuries and mental health.A Nurse is a […]