Days Off

Today was my one day off in seven. It was so mundane and great. I got my car washed, went shopping, got boba, talked to a therapist, got a library card, started a new book, and fried shrimp wontons from Trader Joe’s.

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Passionate Parents

Peds is a unique speciality in that while you generally deal with kids, you more often than not deal with the parents that come with them. Adults are…interesting.

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Judy Oranika
New Service. Who dis?

Today was my first day on a new service. I came from my 2.5 week neuro rotation to my first peds inpatient block. Neuro was a much more focused service and adjusting to a general team with super complex kids was #rough during morning rounds. But my seniors were so helpful and made the transition 10x easier. I survived the day and took care of my patients. Nurses paged and I actually understood what was going on and answered questions. Correctly, might I add. Guess I’m really a doctor now.

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Judy Oranika