All Set Up
All Set Up

Watercolour on paper, 4x6"

As a chemotherapy nurse, you have to be a master of quite a few trades. There's the medical side, the 'bedside manner' and the admin - but also, a whole lot of high-tech equipment! The IV machines are temperamental things, but the nurses set them up and program them with impressive speed. And they can talk while they do it! I have trouble keeping up a conversation while making a sandwich some days...

All Set Up

Watercolour on paper, 4x6"

As a chemotherapy nurse, you have to be a master of quite a few trades. There's the medical side, the 'bedside manner' and the admin - but also, a whole lot of high-tech equipment! The IV machines are temperamental things, but the nurses set them up and program them with impressive speed. And they can talk while they do it! I have trouble keeping up a conversation while making a sandwich some days...