Category Archives: registered nurse retired

Health care – imperfect yet necessary

Health Care and Medicine make mistakes. That is a hard pill for me to swallow some days.  I feel a need to defend. I feel a need to complain. I feel a need to have compassion. I feel conflicted. The sad … Continue reading

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Sliding down a slippery slope

  Do we have the right to die in the way we want, when we want and how we want ? The Supreme Court gave our parliament until June 6, 2016 to pass a law allowing physician assisted dying.  As … Continue reading

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What the LEAN is going on ?

It’s an Election!  I like a good debate, but I am not a fan of a negative campaign. Not long out of the election gate, “Lean” was on the chopping block for one political party, and perhaps to be scaled down … Continue reading

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Changes – takes a bit of getting used to

And How is Retirement?  Almost daily that is the question to me.. and to be honest I have to answer “just beginning”. I retired on October 31st from a 45 yr career in nursing. My fears at first when deciding was … Continue reading

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