Posts Tagged: nursing

Nursing: A Team Sport

During my short time as an intern I have had not just one significant patient care experience, but many. To highlight only one experience would blur the image of what I would otherwise see as a spectacular work of art. At Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC, I’ve had the opportunity to not only witness… Read more »

Going the Extra Mile

My summer nurse internship has been a wonderful experience, filled with awesome encounters and learning opportunities. My desire to be a nurse has definitely grown through this program, and I feel I owe so much to my preceptor, Jim Sabia.  From my very first day he made me feel welcome on the unit.  He spent… Read more »

Bringing Back a Patient’s Smile

It’s no secret that UPMC is an institution true to its slogan: life-changing medicine. The values I learned the first day of orientation as a summer nurse intern have helped me understand how it’s all possible! I’m lucky to be spending my summer on 6/7 Pavilion at Shadyside Hospital, and in my short 5 weeks… Read more »