10 Most Annoying Patients
Hamsa Ramesha & Jeff Hindenach | NursingLink
The Distracted Patient
How to deal: Ask this patient to put down the phone, magazine, or video game, and pay attention. If she continues to be distracted, interrupt her or try talking to the family and explain to them the gravity of the situation. If she keeps ignoring you, it’s not your fault. You’ve done all you can.