BONUS 92: The Role of a Fertility Nurse on Your Treatment Team

BONUS 92: The Role of a Fertility Nurse on Your Treatment Team

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Today’s Guest:

Today’s guest is Amber Kiddie, a registered nurse at the Fertility Centers of Illinois. We discuss the role nurses play on the patient treatment team, tips for communicating with your nurse, and so much more.

  • How did you become a fertility nurse at the Fertility Centers of Illinois? Walk us through your training and career path.
  • Describe the role of a fertility nurse on the patient treatment team.
  • What does a day in the life of a fertility nurse look like? Walk us through a typical day for you.
  • What is your favorite part of the job and why?
  • What about your least favorite part?
  • When you first meet with a new patient, what is your process for understanding their unique case and what they need from you as their nurse?
  • What are some tips you have for patients about how to work as a team with their fertility nurse?
  • How do you keep up with the latest information in the fertility world? Have you seen anything exciting recently that listeners should know about?
  • What are some of your most memorable success stories? What were their diagnoses, what treatment options were attempted, what eventually worked, etc.?
  • Is there anything else you’d like to add?

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