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One Last Goodbye

by tvccrn - Working as a nurse in a very small rural hospital gives you a chance to get to know your patients. You meet them on the street, in the grocery store, and at school... Read More →

Last comment by pagandeva2000

My brother, James.

by tachybradyRN - My brother, James, had a rough time as a child. He was quite socially awkward, showing many of the characteristics of Asperger’s Syndrome (without ever being... Read More →

Last comment by txnursingqt

Health Website Analysis: allnurses.com

by VickyRN - Context the web resource allnurses.com is the world's largest nursing online community, with upwards of 280,000 members and 30,000 users daily. there are 6.4... Read More →

Last comment by ysth83
How To Select Patients for your Student Clinicals

How To Select Patients for your Student Clinicals

by jcaste - During clinicals, students need to protect themselves from being taken advantage of by nurses, certified nurse assistants (CNA's) and patients. Often when a... Read More →

Last comment by dorydawn1
Things That Go Boooop In The Night

Things That Go Boooop In The Night

by UM Review RN - I figured something out last night. The maker of grocery carts changed jobs. You know, you grab a grocery cart, the wheels start shimmying like four strippers with... Read More →

Last comment by Diploma'82
Family Centered Care in the ICU Through Open Visiting Hours

Family Centered Care in the ICU Through Open Visiting Hours

by RNPATL - It is a fact that many people will either personally experience a critical illness or be impacted by a critical illness by a friend or family member (Gavaghan &... Read More →

Last comment by LackeyRN

I Can See it When You Smile

by 2shihtzus - every once in a while i have what amounts to be an awful night at work. the night started out a bit rough. of course, we were short-staffed, and my patients were... Read More →

Last comment by nurse nettie

To Terminate or Not to Terminate

by Justhere - Sometime in your life time you may have to make a decision to terminate or continue life support for a family member. For one reason or another you may decide to... Read More →

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Caring for unconscious patient.

by namzy - Nursing involves caring people with different ailments,caring for unconscious patient is critical care nursing. It is very important for a nurse to have... Read More →

Last comment by Absolutely13
The Fixer: School taught me everything I know.

The Fixer: School taught me everything I know.

by Tele_Nurse4u - School taught me everything I know. School taught me the delicate balance of life, how to be A FIXER. Fix problems and help patients achieve a better way of life. A... Read More →

Last comment by Nur_1996
Learning a Life Lesson, The Hard Way

Learning a Life Lesson, The Hard Way

by vadushkas_nurse - I started out full time as a new grad in the ER department and casually on a nephrology unit. The completion of a long time goal was finally there and I was awe... Read More →

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The Truth About Nurse Recruiters - Bonus or Bogus

by 43RN20 - Every ad claims that the employer has the best working conditions; the best staffing ratio; the best educational program; the best flexibility; the best benefit... Read More →

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The Blue Gown Syndrome

by vadushkas_nurse - I am almost four years into my career as an ER nurse and now concurrently working through the obstacles known as graduate school. I am constantly being torn between... Read More →

Last comment by leemacaz

Come on! Breathe!

by 2shihtzus - So I've been at my new job for almost 3 weeks. I won't say that I like it. Truth be told, I hate it. I don't know anyone, so I can't be myself. I just show up and... Read More →

Last comment by rayson74

Suicide

by NurseKymba - During my illness, I received word that my Great Auntie had died. In the next sentence I learned she had taken her own life. She did this the week before her... Read More →

Last comment by gal220RN

Everybody was Somebody's Baby Once

by la bellota - I wrote this in May 2007. This was my first clinical day of Med Surg. ~~~~~~~~~~~ Today was our first day of med surg. I had a very nice patient. ... Read More →

Last comment by sChOOLRN48

Nurses Must Learn to Take Care of Themselves

by Virginia PMH-NP - taking care of yourself is much easier to say then do! although there are more men in the helping professions today, in nursing the vast majority are still women. ... Read More →

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Come On! Breathe!

by 2shihtzus - so i've been at my new job for almost 3 weeks. i won't say that i like it. truth be told, i hate it. i don't know anyone, so i can't be myself. i just show up and... Read More →


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