Your life as a Nurse

A hypertext narrative by

Chloé Charette

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Word count: 1167

Choice count: 36

Section count: 24

Image count: 21

Error count: 10

Field Related Analysis:

Nursing : 17 matches (ARM, auditory, brain, concussion, diagnosis, Doctor, forced, hospital, nurse, pneumonia, psychiatry, SAD, schizophrenia, nursing, trust, vitals, pediatrics)

Education : 15 matches (Down, School, campus, choice, college, don, fail, failed, first, homework, intervention, professor, school, teacher, university)

Psychology : 14 matches (action, auditory, bit, blood, brain, concussion, diagnosis, interview, love, need, patient, psychiatry, schizophrenia, speed)

Target Structure:

internship (1 match)


Your life as a Nurse

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College is done.

Congratulation, you have complete your study in Nursing at Montmorency College. Now, you have to take a big decision. Do you want to start to work right away or do you want to continue studying at university?

Choice 1 : Start to work

Choice 2 : Continue at University

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Get a job.

Now that you have finish school, you have to choose a job. You get a job at St-Eustache hospital. They have three vacant posts. One in psychiatry, another one in pediatric and the last one is in emergency.

Choice 1 : Go work in psychiatry

Choice 2 : Go work in pediatrics

Choice 3 : Go work in emergency

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Choose your University.

You need to choose which university you want to go to study. Two university accepted you in their Nursing program. You can go at the UQO University that is close from your home. There is also the Sherbrooke University that is far from your home but it's a great opportunity to live the university life.

Choice 1 : UQO University

Choice 2 : Sherbrooke University

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The psychiatric department.

Everything is going good for you. You love this department and your coworker are very nice. Today, you have a new patient to take care. The patient suffers from schizophrenia and has visual and auditory hallucinations. He is alone in his room since his arrival and he is very quiet but some things seem to bother him.

Choice 1 : Go talk to the patient.

Choice 2 : Ignore him.

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The pediatrics department.

This is the job of your life. You didn't know but your best friend applied to the same department as you and she got the job too. After a couple of weeks, you see her stole drugs. What do you do?

Choice 1 : Denounce her.

Choice 2 : Go talk to your friend.

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The emergency.

After a week, you realize that's not a department for you. This is much too stressful for you and you decide to quit this job.

Choice 1 : Choose an other department

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UQO University.

In your first internship, you have a patient with a pneumonia. He begins to breathe less well. He tells you that it happens to him regularly.

Choice 1 : Call the doctor right away.

Choice 2 : Take his vitals signs more regularly.

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Sherbrooke University.

You take an apartment on the campus of the university to be closer to the school. You met new people and they asked you to go out tonight but you have homework to do.

Choice 1 : Go out with them.

Choice 2 : Stay home and do your homework.

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The interview.

You go see the patient and ask him if you two can talk in the interview room. He said yes and followed you. You start to discuss and he starts to yelling at you.

Choice 1 : Try to calm him down

Choice 2 : Get out of the room.

Another one.

Another patient see that the guy does not feel right and decide to go talk to him.

Choice 1 : Let him go.

Choice 2 : Stop him.

By Chatsam [CC BY-SA 3.0 (], from Wikimedia Commons

Go to your boss's office.

You denounce your friend to your boss because you know that she isn't allowed to steal drugs. Your boss is very grateful that you decide to denounce your friend and decide to give you a promotion for your good action.

Choice 1 : Accept the promotion

Choice 2 : Decline the promotion

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A sad story.

When you talk about what you see with your friend, she said that her boyfriend broke up with her and she didn't know what to do. She said that she was sorry and it would never happen again.

Choice 1 : Denounce her

Choice 2 : Keep the secret

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You save his life.

You call the doctor and he decided to come and see the patient right away because of his condition. He realizes that he did not give the correct diagnosis at first and that the patient could have died without your intervention. The professor was very impressed by your speed of action that he gives you an honorable mention to your record.

Choice 1 : Congratulation

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He die.

When you go see your patient a little bit later, you realize that he didn't breath anymore. You try to reanimate him but it failed. You killed a patient and you are kick out of the university.

Choice 1 : You failed

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You broke your arm.

You decide to go out with your new friends. To impress them, you climb on a table and you fell. You broke your arm. You can't finish your session with an arm broke so you fail you session.

Choice 1 : You fail.

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You pass.

You decide to stay home and do your homework. You got an A for your homework and you impress the teacher.

Write a choice here.

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You did right.

You talk with him and he calm down and explain to you what was wrong. You gain his trust.

Choice 1 : Congratulation you gain his trust.

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Too bad.

When you turn your back to open the door, the patient get very angry and throw a chair on you. You got a brain concussion and you are forced to stop working for a while.

Choice 1 : You failed

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There is a fight.

You let him go talk with the patient but he became very angry and start to beat the other patient. By the time that you get there, there was blood everywhere. You are suspended because you don't do your job right.

Choice 1 : You failed, your are suspended.

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Good job.

You stop the patient and told him that's maybe not the right time to go see the other guy. He went back to his room. A few minute later, the schizophrenic patient start to yell and became agitated. You call the security and they come to control him.

Choice 1 : Congratulation, you control the situation.

You lost your best friend.

Your best friends was very mad at you because you accepted the promotion.

Choice 1 : You lost.

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You keep your friend.

Your friend was at first angry, but when she heard that you didn't take the promotion, she forgave you and she was still your best friend.

Choice 1 : You won, you keep your friend and your job.

You did right.

You denounce your friends because even if she said that she would not do it again, she could do it again and then, you would have been in trouble to. Your boss gave you a promotion for your honesty.

Choice 1 : Accept the promotion

Choice 2 : Decline the promotion

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You lost your job.

Your friend has been caught stealing drugs again by another colleague that denounce her and she said that you knew it so you lost your job too.

Choice 1 : You lost your job.

The End.