Every day: Do something for yourself, your family, and your department. –John Spanarella
4 Rules to live by
- Do your job
- Treat people right
- Have an all-in attitude
- Go all out
I currently work a day job. This day job is NOT fire fighting. Fire fighting is my dream job. It’s what I’m working towards. There is an amount of discontent coming to work every day because there is a tension between where I AM in my career and where I WANT to be.
None of us is born fully-formed. None of us knows everything. Wherever it is we want to go in life, we are not going to know all of the ins and outs. That’s a given. However, with that being said, someone does. Continue reading Mentorship
I get paid the same for the time I’m transporting this patient whether it’s a pleasant experience or an adversarial experience. I’d rather it was a pleasant one.
Despite our best efforts, our patients are going to do what they are going to do… So, don’t be afraid to document negative changes.
“When dealing with patients, supervisors, or citizens, if it felt good saying it, it was the wrong thing to say” —Jacob Booth