It’s been said before, and I’ll say it again. The learning curve, when you’re alone to take care of around a hundred patients, is steep. Learning by doing is even truer than ever. Making the best of it is very important.
While you walk to your next challenge, take a second to reflect on how you managed your last patient.
I know, I know. We’re always told to “reflect” on our performance and hearing this gets tiring after a while. What I’m suggesting is easy and quick. No writing involved.
That steep learning curve applies not only to the medical aspects of patient care but also to everything else that may be involved - the “extras”.
After a few months of doing calls, you’ll realize how important those “extras” really are.
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