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The Resource The nurses : a year of secrets, drama, and miracles with the heroes of the hospital, Alexandra Robbins

The nurses : a year of secrets, drama, and miracles with the heroes of the hospital, Alexandra Robbins

Label
The nurses : a year of secrets, drama, and miracles with the heroes of the hospital
Title
The nurses
Title remainder
a year of secrets, drama, and miracles with the heroes of the hospital
Statement of responsibility
Alexandra Robbins
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a gripping, behind-the-scenes look filled with drama, miracles, heartbreak, humor and unsung heroism, an award-winning journalist chronicles a year in the lives of four real-life hospital nurses, in a book that doubles as a shocking, unedited examination of our healthcare system
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Robbins, Alexandra
Dewey number
362.17/3
Index
no index present
LC call number
RT89
LC item number
.R63 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WY 125
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nurses
  • Nurse and patient
  • Nurse and physician
  • Medical care
Target audience
adult
Label
The nurses : a year of secrets, drama, and miracles with the heroes of the hospital, Alexandra Robbins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 336-360)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What it's really like to be a nurse : the joy and heartbreak of the "secret club" -- Crossing doctor-nurse lines : how the sexy-nurse stereotype affects relationships with doctors and patients -- Who protects the nurses? Taking care of people who punch you in the face -- When nurses bully nurses : hierarchies, hazing, and why they eat their young -- Burnt to a crisp : how nurses cope-and why some crack -- The stepford nurse : how hospitals game the system for patient "satisfaction" -- The code of silence : painkillers, gossip, and other temptations -- Don't get sick in July : nurses' secrets-what patients need to know about their hospitals and their health -- What makes a hero : why nurses do what they do -- What you can do : advice and inspiration for the public, patients, families, nurses, aspiring nurses, managers, and others
Control code
ocn905686121
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 360 pages
Isbn
9780761171713
Lccn
2015011380
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
362.173 R534 ; XX-N ; [A14BP180, #30, 3@24.95, wjm/JKS] ; [P14IP805, #60, 5@24.95, LAP/MJ] ; [P14IP809, #30, 3@24.95, LAP/JKS]
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 905686121
  • (OCoLC)905686121
Label
The nurses : a year of secrets, drama, and miracles with the heroes of the hospital, Alexandra Robbins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 336-360)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What it's really like to be a nurse : the joy and heartbreak of the "secret club" -- Crossing doctor-nurse lines : how the sexy-nurse stereotype affects relationships with doctors and patients -- Who protects the nurses? Taking care of people who punch you in the face -- When nurses bully nurses : hierarchies, hazing, and why they eat their young -- Burnt to a crisp : how nurses cope-and why some crack -- The stepford nurse : how hospitals game the system for patient "satisfaction" -- The code of silence : painkillers, gossip, and other temptations -- Don't get sick in July : nurses' secrets-what patients need to know about their hospitals and their health -- What makes a hero : why nurses do what they do -- What you can do : advice and inspiration for the public, patients, families, nurses, aspiring nurses, managers, and others
Control code
ocn905686121
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 360 pages
Isbn
9780761171713
Lccn
2015011380
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
362.173 R534 ; XX-N ; [A14BP180, #30, 3@24.95, wjm/JKS] ; [P14IP805, #60, 5@24.95, LAP/MJ] ; [P14IP809, #30, 3@24.95, LAP/JKS]
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 905686121
  • (OCoLC)905686121

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