Nocturnist Found Answering Phone-call Without Passive Aggressive Feelings

  • 1.8K

New York, NY – In an incident of astoundingly good professional behavior, a nocturnist in Titmouse County Hospital, NY was found answering a phone call without any trace of passive-aggressive tone in his voice.

The call in question was made by Nurse BooBoo Billy on the fifth floor, which is the Med-Surg unit where catastrophic medical emergencies, such as constipation of eight hours, and inability to sleep past 10 PM, are extremely common. Nocturnists often get called on these calamities every two hours and, being bound to Facebook and Tinder, often find it hard to take such calls with the professional earnestness that the other calls, like about a pulseless patient, might deserve.

But this particular doctor, Dr. Pumprooster, a nocturnist, made medical science history by answering the call without the slightest hint of frustration and coldness and impatience in his voice. He did not even ask, “Why are you calling me about constipation at this hour, is the patient dying?” or, “What were the day shift nurses doing all day?”

After the nurse told him that the patient is in room 315 and that he is Full Code and he is here for “some leg infection” and “some heart failure” and atrial fibrillation and dementia and history of rod in his spine and allergy to ciprofloxacin and morphine and chocolate and strawberry and bee sting and that his last BM was at six PM and it was pellet-like and wormy and it crawled across the bed and switched off the TV because it was playing Fox News, the doctor simply listened to the entire extremely-useful history summary without speaking and interrupting with a single word.

And only after the RN was done sharing the details about the amount patient ate for dinner and the fact that he had walked from the bed to the bathroom and then to the nurses station and finally to the bed, only and only then did Dr. Pumprooster opened his mouth-cavity and ejected a specific order for a soap-sud enema.

He then totally sent the nurse into a state of cardiogenic shock by saying, “Please call me if you have any more questions or if you want me to walk over and meet and speak to the patient’s family and answer their questions in brutal detail.”

  • 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

You May Also Like

Placebo Gene Discovered, Thousands of Studies Invalid

175SharesCleveland, OH – In what many are describing as the biggest biology discovery since DNA’s ...

nurse smiling

Nurse Confesses She’s Just In It To Get Yelled At

2.3KSharesAUSTIN, TX – Nurse Regan Ludwig recently admitted to ABC News that she works ...

food buffet

Pathologists Running Out of Food (Terms)

835SharesSEATTLE, WA – At the national meeting for pathologists, a packed, plenary session on the ...

Suspicious Package Sent to Orthopaedic Department, Contains Stethoscope

25.3KShares Memphis, TN – Baptist Memorial Orthopaedic Department was sent a suspicious package on ...

119th opinion

Patient Goes for Record 119th Opinion

263SharesCHICAGO, IL – Enthusiastically leaving opinions one and two in the dust, patient Mark ...