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Medium: "We can’t keep Nurses in the dark.

March 18, 2020

Part of a series: COVID-19 — Nurses’ Notes from the Front Line by Richard Barnett, RN

Yesterday, I quit my job as a bedside telemetry RN at a large hospital in Los Angeles’ San Fernando Valley. I’ve been there for seven years, after a 21-year medical career in the U.S. Navy as a hospital corpsman. This included combat experience in Iraq and multiple deployments around the world in multiple healthcare environments. Read more at