Hi there! My name is Kelsey. Five years ago I became a Registered Nurse. I worked my tail off to get through a program and passed boards to received those special 2 letters behind my name: RN. When I decided to go to school to become a nurse, these were the reasons why:
I wanted to be able to truly sit and talk with my patients; hold their hands, comfort them, and make them feel educated and informed about their diagnosis.Continue Reading
Hi Nurse Nation! For those of you who don’t know me, I’m Kelsey. I’m a Registered Nurse from Atlanta, GA. I created this blog, Yourheartismine about 5 years ago, and I had no idea that simply sharing my passion and love for people and this profession would grow into what it’s become!
I knew when I created Yourheartismine, I wanted it to be be used for GOOD. I wanted to be able to bring nurses together, and share experiences and stories that encourage, motivate, inspire, and help them! So this is why I am writing this blog today: to simply unite nurses for good! Continue Reading
As the new nursing college graduate pics flood my Instagram, I can’t help but flashback to that feeling when I FINALLY walked across that stage as a NURSING SCHOOL GRADUATE! It was by far one of the HARDEST things in my life that I have ever endured. And in my honest opinion, it wasn’t necessarily the program, the tests, and the clinical that was the hard part. It was the SACRIFICE that you had to make, physically, emotionally, and mentally throughout! Nursing school is NO JOKE! And for those moms going back with children, those recently divorced, those second career-er’s juggling REAL jobs while enduring, and those working their way through their program…..Continue Reading