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Good University of Portland Nurse Bad Fraud Nurse

Good University of Portland Nurse Bad Fraud Nurse

November 20, 2020

This week Tina is joined by Erica Bailey, a nursing instructor from the University of Portland School of Nursing. Together they tell the story of an imposter nurse who was able to earn over two-million dollars without a nursing degree. They close the show discussing the Nurses of Color Collective, Erica's project that gives BIPOC nurses a safe space to find community, support, and healing.

 

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Credits:

https://www.justice.gov/opa/pr/imposter-nurse-sentenced-prison-fraud-and-tax-evasion

https://nursesofcolorcollective.com/

 

Good Nurse Stories Bad Nurse Darlene Gentry

Good Nurse Stories Bad Nurse Darlene Gentry

November 13, 2020

This week Kiki is finally back from studying for the PCCN! Together she and Tina tell the story of Darlene Gentry. Darlene was a registered nurse in a small town who was married with children. When Darlene called 911 one early morning, police thought what she said to the dispatcher was suspicious. Did the police jump to conclusions and zero in on Darlene prematurely before considering other suspects? 

They close the show by taking turns telling different stories that changed them as nurses and impacted how they care for their patients.

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Credits

https://law.justia.com/cases/texas/tenth-court-of-appeals/2008/8971.html

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1293456/plotsummary

 

Good First Female Heart Surgeon Bad Country Doctor

Good First Female Heart Surgeon Bad Country Doctor

November 6, 2020

In only his second appearance on Good Nurse Bad Nurse, Tina's husband Mark joins her to tell the gruesome story of Doctor John Cavaness, a well-loved and well-respected country doctor who is a true to life Doctor Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. Later, as she always does, Tina closes with the inspirational story of Myra Adele Logan, M.D., the first woman to perform open heart surgery and first African American woman elected a fellow to the American College of Surgeons.

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We're also sponsored this week by The University of Portland School of Nursing. If you're thinking about going back to school for your DNP go to https://nursing.up.edu/ and check out their hybrid BSN to DNP program!

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Good Doctor Ben Carson Bad Doctor Frankenstein

Good Doctor Ben Carson Bad Doctor Frankenstein

October 30, 2020

Special Halloween episode! On this week's episode Q the Nurse is back to co-host our second annual Halloween special. Q and Tina tell the story of the real life Dr. Frankenstein! You won't want to miss this episode full of spooky fun! They close the show with the story of Dr. Ben Carson. Dr. Carson was the first to separate conjoined twins who were joined at the head. 

This week's episode is sponsored by Trusted Health. If you're even a little curious about travel nursing, go to trustedhealth.com/goodnurse and fill out a profile today to start seeing what adventures are waiting for you!

And also by, The University of Portland School of Nursing. If you're thinking about going back to school for your DNP go to https://nursing.up.edu/  and check out their hybrid BSN to DNP program!

Credits

https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smart-news/how-twitching-frog-legs-helped-inspire-frankenstein-180957457/

https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/books/features/frankenstein-real-science-history-mary-wollstonecraft-shelley-electrocution-executions-a8607501.html

https://www.biography.com/political-figure/ben-carson

https://www.whitehouse.gov/people/ben-carson/

 

Good First Black NHS Nurse Bad British Caregiver Nurse

Good First Black NHS Nurse Bad British Caregiver Nurse

October 22, 2020

Tina is joined by Sara and Amie of Gritty Nurse podcast to tell about a self-made caregiver who looked after a WBA welterweight boxer after becoming paralyzed from a motorcycle accident. Thomas Dunkley took matters into his own hands after claiming he was bullied and verbally abused by Shaun Cummins, a local legend known as "The Governor". The show concludes with the story of Kofoworola Abeni Pratt, the first black National Health Service nurse who went against her family's wishes to pursue her love for nursing.

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Credits

 
 
 
Good Piers the Poet Nurse Bad Black Widower Nurse

Good Piers the Poet Nurse Bad Black Widower Nurse

October 16, 2020

This week Tina is honored to be joined by talented poet and nurse Piers Harrison-Reid from the United Kingdom. Piers is an A&E nurse and has had his poetry featured by the BBC. Piers tackles difficult subjects in his poetry like racism and mental health issues. Piers helps Tina tell the gruesome and horrifying story of Thomas Dunkley, a caregiver in the UK who took care of former boxer Shaun Cummins. Shaun was badly injured in a motorcycle accident that left him paralyzed from the waist down. They close the show with Piers performing one of his poems encouraging health care students. Listen all the way to the end to hear a second performance of one of Piers's poems that deals with mental health issues.

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Credits

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt10693382/

https://piersthepoet.co.uk/love-is-for-the-brave-nhs70/

https://www.bbc.com/news/av/uk-england-norfolk-44698462

 

Good Lab Assistant Doctor Bad Boys on the Tracks Medical Examiner

Good Lab Assistant Doctor Bad Boys on the Tracks Medical Examiner

October 8, 2020

This week Tina teams up again with Mike with Simple Nursing to tell the story of a corrupt medical examiner who was part of a grander scheme of corruption that led all the way to the governor's mansion to cover up what really happened to  "the boys on the tracks". Our good "doctor" story experimented on dogs to develop an open heart surgery to repair an otherwise fatal condition known as "Tetralogy of Fallot".

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Credits:

https://unsolved.com/gallery/don-henry-kevin-ives/

https://www.washingtonian.com/2020/06/19/the-remarkable-story-of-vivien-thomas-the-black-man-who-helped-invent-heart-surgery/

 

 

Good First Male Military Nurse Bad Heaven’s Gate Nurse

Good First Male Military Nurse Bad Heaven’s Gate Nurse

October 1, 2020

This week Tina is joined by Michael with the Real Talk School of Nursing podcast. Together they tell the story of the Heaven's Gate cult. This group was started by a nurse and her boyfriend in the 1970s. The group made headlines in the 1990s after they became convinced that an alien space ship was coming to Earth traveling behind the comet Hale-Bopp. The details of this story are so unbelievable it seems like science fiction. They close the show with the inspirational story of the first male military nurse who also happened to be Black. 

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Credits

https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/heavens-gate-cult-members-found-dead

https://www.britannica.com/topic/Heavens-Gate-religious-group

https://www.thehistorymakers.org/biography/col-lawrence-washington

 

Good Children’s Book Doctors Bad Chiropractor

Good Children’s Book Doctors Bad Chiropractor

September 24, 2020

This week Mike with Simple Nursing is back to co-host with Tina. Together they tell the story of a chiropractor who did some very despicable things in order to get out of paying 4,000 a month for alimony. The chiropractor story gets them talking about a high profile story of a Snap Chat model who suffered a stroke after going to a chiropractor. They close the show with a wonderful story of two doctors who wrote a children's book to help children understand COVID-19. 

Credits

This week's episode is sponsored by Trusted Health. If you're even a little curious about travel nursing, go to https://www.trustedhealth.com/goodnurse and fill out a profile today.

https://newsroom.uvahealth.com/2020/05/20/uva-doctors-honored-for-covid-19-childrens-book/

https://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/fl-xpm-2000-12-02-0012020286-story.html

 

 

Good First Black Female Doctor Bad Doctor Coppolino

Good First Black Female Doctor Bad Doctor Coppolino

September 17, 2020

This week Mike with Simple Nursing is back to co-host another episode. Together he and Tina tell the story of a chiropractor from Florida who decided he didn’t like the 4,000 per month alimony he was ordered to pay after his divorce was final. As a side note, they discuss a high-profile case of a famous model who suffered a stroke after having a neck adjustment. Was her stroke caused by the adjustment? They close the show with a heartwarming story of two doctors who wrote a children’s book to help children of color from areas hit hard by COVID-19 to have a better understanding of the pandemic.

 

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Credits

https://www.sun-sentinel.com/news/fl-xpm-2000-12-02-0012020286-story.html

https://newsroom.uvahealth.com/2020/05/20/uva-doctors-honored-for-covid-19-childrens-book/

 

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