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A day in the life of a 25-year-old registered nurse who works 12.5-hour shifts at NewYork–Presbyterian

Veronica Pasha’s work day starts early: She’s up at 5 a.m. and leaves her apartment in Queens shortly after 6 a.m. That gives her enough time to make a 6:15 a.m. bus, which gets her to the subway station at 6:22 a.m. By 7 a.m., she’s at NewYork–Presbyterian, where she’s been working as a registered nurse since 2015. It’s her first job. After graduating with a degree in nursing from Hunter College in 2015, Pasha was hired as a staff […]

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