Few jobs make such emotional demands or put professionals into such raw contact with the public at their most vulnerable and challenging. For many patients in hospital, nurses are the human face of the health system and a constant presence through their journey of care. But how much do the public at large really know about the job nurses do?
Through access to the hospitals of Sandwell and West Birmingham NHS Trust, Confessions of a Nurse reflects the challenges and rewards of a nurse’s work and the complex and evolving role they play in health care systems today.
Following nurses working in many areas of the hospital, including Trauma, Cardiology, Critical Care, Toxicology, Encology and Gastroenterology, this heart-warming, humorous and highly intimate series allows nurses to confess what they really think about us, their patients and the job they do.... Read more.