When all of your loved ones are gone
As youâ€™re waiting for the doctor to come,
Iâ€™m the one that youâ€™re getting angry of
â€˜Cause you see me coming around.
Instead of hating you or getting mad,
I try to show you how to understand.
Though Iâ€™m not a doctor to save someoneâ€™s life,
I â€˜ll sit close beside you and I will listen
To your complaints, suffering, and pain
Somehow, I may take away all your fears.
Though Iâ€™m not a doctor who prescribes medicines,
Iâ€™ll serve you with tender, loving, and care.
For me, thatâ€™s something I should be proud.
Even in your slightest discomforts,
I am with you always
Making sure that youâ€™re all right,
As youâ€™re taking care with love and respect.
I am the one who believes in miracles
With my soft and gentle voice,
I bring you love and hope,
Render you my skillful care,
And show you my priceless smiles.
I am the one that comforts,
Stands and cares for you.
The one who dares to touch your hands
In your delicate moments
When youâ€™re feeling lonely and hopeless.
Iâ€™m the one who lets you know
That I will stay close beside you
When there is no one to embrace you.
Yes, I am the one with white uniforms.
A nurse with a caring nature
Who has compassion and empathy to others.
An advocate nurse
That the ultimate goal on earth is
For the best of human race.
– – – written by Alon Calinao Dy, BSN, RN, RM
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A Nurse Is More , A Nurseâ€™s Prayer , Just a Nurses Aide
5 thoughts on “Poem : A Nurse by Alon Calinao Dy”
Very beautiful, Mr. Nurse Alon Dy! Great Write and I really loved it!
Wow… I am a nurse also but this poem touches me so much because I am doing anything for my patient, in return I am not treated good. But being a nurse is all about love and patience. I think this is one of the great poems I read about nurse.
Very nice poem bro!its all about your nature of work,of being a nurse.good job man.GOD bless!
When I read this poem, a very wonderful message! good poem nurse Alon Dy!
Poem: Nursing is a tough job
By: Alon Calinao Dy
When a patient verbalizes his complaints,
You have to listen.
When a patient is crying and dying,
Comfort his feelings.
When a patient refuse his medicines,
Provide sound decision making.
When a patient wants to be alone,
Respect his privacy.
When a patient is at risk of falling,
Ensure his safety first.
When a patient is hard to understand,
Be a friend to him.
Being a nurse is a tough job
Ready to protect patient’s bill of rights.