OB Intern interrupts nursing sign out to request cervical exam

  • 416
    Shares

Intern Ernest Smith reportedly interrupted nursing sign out in order to request assistance for a cervical check on one of his laboring patients 3 nights ago. Witnesses report that Ernest seemed a bit apprehensive before interrupting, but proceeded regardless.

Day nurse Julia told us “I saw Ernest standing there like he wanted to ask a question. You know, waiting patiently like he wants something, but not really making eye contact.”

Erin, the night nurse was going to let him “wait it out” as they continued to sign out. Julia was reportedly flabbergasted as Ernest requested their assistance to do “one last cervical check” before sign out to get the patient “teed up for the night team”.

The charge nurse said that early on she really had high hopes that Ernest was “one of the good ones”, and she expected that “this late in the year, he really should’ve known better”. When asked for comment, Ernest explained that he “really needed to do one last cervical exam” for the night team and that he was willing “to take the hit” no matter the cost. As of yesterday, the L&D nurses were still giving Ernest the silent treatment.

image_pdfimage_print
  • Gomerblog Team

    This author is actually a group of authors that contribute. Many famous Gomerblog authors have published here later to have their works printed under their real name. Maybe one day you too could be part of the Gomerblog team

  • Show Comments

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

comment *

  • name *

  • email *

  • website *

You May Also Like

Mario mushroomMario mushroom

Endocrinologist: Small Mario Suffering from Mushroom Deficiency

590SharesWORLD 1-1 – Problem solved: After a battery of tests (including colonoscopy), an endocrinologist at ...

urologist

Urology Resident Leaves Husband After Sizing Up the Competition

395SharesWHITE PLAINS, NY – Unfortunately we have to report on another sad tale of how graduate medical ...

ACGME Announces Interns are Eligible for Professional Degree in Secretarial Studies

987SharesAfter careful review of the national curriculum across all departments, the ACGME announced on ...