What is this article about?
Bad days happen to all nurses. Sometimes, it may seem like there is nothing but bad days, and that’s a sign that you are nearing the burnout stage. However, If you find yourself in the middle of 'one of those days', you can find ways to regain your pre-shift optimism. It isn’t easy to find a way to recover from a doctor berating you, a difficult code or constant interruptions, but there are techniques you can use to turn it around. You won’t be skipping down the hall, but at least you will be able to continue without the black spectre of what happened earlier in the shift hanging over your head.