The sound my pump made that afternoon was not like the other sounds on the neurology ward. It was nothing like the jaunty ping of the obs machine, which measures vitals and plays the opening bars of the Magic Roundabout theme as it starts up. It was nothing like the distant … [Read more...] about ConsumerBusinessSpotlightConsumerBusinessSpotlightConsumerBusinessSpotlightConsumerBusinessSpotlightConsumerBusinessSpotlight The nurse who calmly saved my life (and won’t even remember doing so) How likely is a second Brexit referendum?
Nurses who take care of babies
A mother was left screaming in panic after an Uber driver accidentally drove off with her seven-month-old daughter in the back of his car — and didn’t realise for almost an hour. Elisabeth Katompa, a nurse, had visited her mother in Enfield with daughter … [Read more...] about Mother’s nightmare as Uber driver takes off with baby still in car
SURGEON John Casey knows the frustration of a deceased donor being on the register — only for heartbroken families to overrule their final wishes.An incredible 45 per cent of Scots are on the NHS Organ Donor Register, but that still does not guarantee that their life-saving … [Read more...] about Almost half of Scots are organ donors – but did you know families can overrule your final wishes?
A BRAVE nurse adopted a set of twin baby boys with a rare genetic deformity after they were taken away from their parents.Matthew and Marshall Trepanier, three, have misshapen, oversized heads due to Pfeiffer Syndrome, which caused their skull bones to fuse prematurely in the … [Read more...] about Kind-hearted nurse adopts twin baby boys with rare disability that gives them big heads and tiny bodies
A TEN-year-old girl was killed by a nurse who botched inserting a feeding tube and then ignored danger signs in defiance of national guidelines, a court heard.Tragic Phoebe Willis screamed in pain and started bleeding when Carrie Anne Nash pushed the tube in despite feeling … [Read more...] about Girl, 10, ‘killed by a nurse who botched the insertion of a feeding tube’