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5 Rules to Follow When Working With Doctors

Kathy Quan | NursingLink

Working With Doctors


Working with doctors is a major part of being a nurse. There really ought to be a whole course devoted just to the subject! It’s usually expected that students will learn how to work with doctors as they progress through their clinical rotations even though they may rarely interact.


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Featured Author: Kathy Quan
Kathy Quan, RN, BSN, PHN, has over 30 years of experience in home health and hospice care. Teaching patients, caregivers, and other nurses has always been a passion of hers. She also loves to write and has several websites and blogs for nurses, caregivers, and patients. Kathy has also authored four books about nursing, the health care field and caring for aging parents. Follow Kathy on Facebook and Twitter.


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    JoeKeller

    about 3 years ago

    52 comments

    I have to say that working with doctors is like working with other people. We are all different and we have to understand and cope with that. Anyways, I just wanted to speak about Dr Salemy. He is a really nice guy who you can talk to. And by the way, I'm a male nurse:)) People have the tendency to laugh about that, but the truth is that I'm doing my job as any other nurse:))

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    marina_dilbone1

    over 3 years ago

    26 comments

    some good,useful information-but most seems to imply nurses has got to be wrong here-reality is most of the time we are the best advocates for our patients and most of us know to be organized and what to say and how to say it

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    jakern71

    over 3 years ago

    6 comments

    give me a #### break! everything seems revolve around kissing the doctors ass like you cant talk to them like a regular person .

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    RitzauRN

    almost 4 years ago

    10 comments

    Alright, after reading the article I agree it makes best sense to use SBAR or some other concise report in order to get the best response from the MD. To be fair halfway through the report the doctor is usually saying "Yeah, yeah" and ready to hang up or "just give another dose" but not really assessing the overall situation and modifying the pain regimen as needed. Still as an RN I am happy to defer to the doctor's knowledge and experience as long as they listen to the whole spiel.

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    RitzauRN

    almost 4 years ago

    10 comments

    Before I even read the article can you please stop using these weird and biased pictures. The nurses are almost always thin and blond and young and the doctors are almost always men and attractive. I especially think the suggestive pictures with tape wrapped around the RNs mouth (things not to say) is ridiculous and has masochist suggestions. Or I could be off my rocker, but why don't you use pictures of real RNs and not stupid models...

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    yaa1979

    almost 4 years ago

    2 comments

    THESE ARE REALLY GOOD RULES TO FOLLOW.

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    RBond

    almost 4 years ago

    4 comments

    Don't be afraid to question an order too, Doctor's make mistakes too!

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    Cleojane

    almost 4 years ago

    10 comments

    Lmao, that is a concise report?,,,and Dont waste THEIR time ? I can just imagine the look on a doctors face if I said "..and his wife has tried some soothing imagery" I'd probably be marched off to the psych ward.

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    Cleojane

    almost 4 years ago

    10 comments

    give a back rub!!?????? That was LAST century. We simply do NOT have the time!

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    michaelo

    almost 4 years ago

    56 comments

    i like the five rule to follow when working a doctor, the topics are interesting.

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    Inara

    about 4 years ago

    64 comments

    fun!

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