Sep 25, 2020
The Gritty Nurses talk about famous inventions by nurses through necessity and creativity.
Some of the inventions that nurses have brought to the world of healthcare include: a feeding tube for paralyzed patients, the Braden pressure ulcer scale, neonatal phototherapy, bilibonnet, Qlicksmart SnapIT ampoule opener, crash...
Sep 17, 2020
The Gritty Nurses talk about how we chose our podcast name and share some personal stories about failures in our lives, how we overcame them, and when to cut your losses. What's the real story vs. what's on paper?
Sara goes over her "resume of failures", trying again, dealing with crushed expectations after graduation,...
Sep 11, 2020
This episode is dedicated to every nurse and healthcare worker who have lost their lives on the job, including over 600 nurses worldwide who have died from Covid19.
We talk about the murders of:
Sonia Varaschin- unsolved murder of nurse in Orangeville, Ontario
Lori Dupont- nurse murdered by a physician ex-boyfriend...
Sep 3, 2020
The Gritty Nurses talk true crime with several high profile cases of serial killer nurses.
Amelia Dyer- was one of the most prolific serial killers in history, murdering over 400 infants in her care over a 30-year period in Britain.
Genene Jones- American serial killer, responsible for the deaths of up to 60 infants...