Beyond Working Hours
January 17th, 2023
Scenario: You are getting ready to leave for the day when a nurse contacts you to say that patient Sally is asking for you. Sally has been here for two weeks and spends most of her time alone. Her family lives far away and can no longer afford to visit. Sally loves to do crafts and you have spent two hours with her this morning. How do you handle the situation? Please be sure to include your reasoning behind your response in addition to your answer. Why did you respond this way?