The Critical State Podcast

Preston S Rel, RN

Dive into the Critical State Podcast, where the intense world of ICU nursing is unveiled. Join our host, a critical care nurse with a powerful story, as we explore the riveting, raw, and real experiences of those saving lives at the edge. Engage with gripping narratives, expert insights, and the heartfelt dedication behind the scrubs. This is where compassion meets healthcare. #thecriticalstatepodcast #nursingstories #patientsafety #healthcarepodcast read less
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Episodes

Inaugural Episode of The Critical State Podcast
15-11-2023
Inaugural Episode of The Critical State Podcast
🎧 Exciting News! Our First Episode of "The Critical State Podcast" is Here! 🌟 Dear friends and listeners, We're thrilled to unveil the very first episode of "The Critical State Podcast," and it's a deep dive into my personal journey, my passion for healthcare, and the importance of patient safety. 🔥 **In this Episode: "The Driving Force"** Join me as I share the heart-wrenching story of how my brother's tragic death due to a medical error lit the fire within me to become a nurse and advocate for patient safety. We'll explore the impact of speaking up after mistakes and the difference it can make in saving lives. 🌟 **Award-Winning Nurse Insights** Discover the secrets behind being a two-time recipient of the Daisy Nursing Award and a nominee for the New Mexico Nursing Excellence Award. Learn how I make every patient feel like the most important person in the world and why empathy and compassion are at the core of my philosophy. 🌷 **Real-Life Stories of Compassion** Prepare for raw and inspiring patient stories that have shaped my approach to care. We'll dive into moments where compassion and empathy made all the difference. 💪 **The Anti-Burnout Approach** Explore my perspective on nurse and healthcare provider burnout and how my unwavering focus on patients has allowed me to thrive in a demanding profession. Remember, patients are the reason we're here! 🎙️ **Join the Conversation** I can't wait to hear your thoughts and experiences related to patient safety and compassionate care. Share your stories with us! Listen now and subscribe to "The Critical State Podcast" for a deep, heartfelt journey into the heart of healthcare. Together, we can make a difference! #CriticalStatePodcast #PatientSafety #CompassionateCare #NurseLife #HealthcareHeroes #FirstEpisode #NewPodcast #EmpathyInHealthcare 🏥 --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/thecriticalstate/message
A Moment of Unseen Connection: Discovering Empathy Beyond the Surface
29-09-2023
A Moment of Unseen Connection: Discovering Empathy Beyond the Surface
Description: In this heartwarming episode of Through My Eyes Podcast, host Preston shares an enriching experience from a regular day at work that turned into a journey of mutual understanding and empathy. As an interventional radiology nurse often dealing with terminal patients, he meets a Navajo patient leading to an unexpected bond over shared emotions and a dive into the rich but misunderstood Navajo culture. This episode underlines the profound impact of open-hearted communication, shedding light on embracing the vulnerability and essence of empathy in healthcare. It’s a testament to the human connection that transcends professional boundaries, inviting listeners to explore the transformative power of genuine interactions. Witness the unfolding of a rare and touching conversation that left both nurse and patient with a lifelong memory, and the remarkable realization of the beauty in seeing the world through others’ eyes. This life-altering episode will resonate deeply, leaving you with thoughts and feelings that linger long after. You won’t want to miss this life-changing episode that could reshape the way you perceive the human connections around you. Make sure to like, follow, and share this episode and the Through My Eyes Podcast. Dive into this episode and many more heartening stories available now on Spotify Podcasts. #tmepodcast #throughmyeyes #empathyheals #upcomingpodcasts --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/thecriticalstate/message
Embracing the Inevitable- Understanding Our Fear of Death
20-08-2023
Embracing the Inevitable- Understanding Our Fear of Death
🚀 It’s finally here! The inaugural episode of The Through My Eyes Podcast is now live, marking the grand launch of our captivating podcast journey. Dive headfirst into ‘Embracing the Inevitable: Understanding Our Fear of Death,’ an episode that promises to grip your mind and stir your soul. As we peel back layers on the age-old mysteries of mortality, discover why the shadow of the inevitable has always loomed large over humanity and how we can find empowerment in its acceptance. From expert insights to transformative tales, this is more than just a podcast episode—it’s an invitation to see life through a new lens. Don’t just listen; embark with us on this groundbreaking adventure. Whether you’re a lifelong philosopher or just starting to ponder life’s big questions, this episode is a revelation. Subscribe, share, and become a part of our podcast’s genesis! 🌟 Listeners, as we set forth on this ambitious journey with ‘Through My Eyes’ podcast, your support is pivotal. Every Sunday, you’ll be privy to stories from across the globe—some from everyday individuals, others from our insightful interviews with people from all walks of life. Each tale is a testament to the richness of our shared human experience. But here’s the catch: while our world brims with over 7 billion stories, many will remain untold, unheard, lost in the din of indifference and division. That’s why this podcast exists—to amplify these voices, to champion empathy, to quell hate. I’ll be sharing not only the stories of others but my own, diving deep into moments that have shaped perspectives and fostered understanding. So, I urge you: follow our podcast, share it with friends, family, and coworkers. Help me in our shared mission—to blanket our world in empathy, to halt the tide of hate, and to rekindle love for our fellow humans. Together, let’s ensure these narratives resonate far and wide, making a real difference. Your voice, your share, your support can be the catalyst for change. Let’s make it happen. #EmbracingTheInevitable #FearOfDeath #LifeQuestions #PodcastLaunch #TheThroughMyEyesPodcast #NoRoomForHate #EmpathyWins #NoH8 #Humanity #ViralPodcast #TopPodcast --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/thecriticalstate/message