RNs are the real heroes for most patients,
Hi Ellie, here’s the first serious thing I’ve ever written to you, so I hope you will take it…
Lon Shapiro

Seconded! (Disclosure: my mother was an RN. Gave me my cynicism toward the medical profession in general and MDs in particular, because it’s hard to eat kielbasa after Mom has taken you through the sausage factory any number of times. OTOH, I appreciate how hard the entire medical process is and why We Saved One Today By Some Miracle makes up for a month of crap.)