Where do you nurse? - page 12

I have a question for the polls I haven't seen here yet. Where do you nurse, hospital/homehealth/hospice/nursing home/ clinic? Second question what is your speciality? Me, I work in a clinic... Read More

  1. by   laurako
    Full time RN staff - charge nurse Med/Surg, Tele, ER, Stepdown, ICU, Nursery, OB/Peds, Skilled Nursing, Outpatient, Endoscopy, Recovery, anywhere, and anything! I love to experience other units, and my next learning places-- L&D, NICU.....
  2. by   silvermoon
    I'm a student working as a health care assistant on agency to top up the bursary. I worked on the maternity unit last week which was a big change- no sick people!
  3. by   hey_nurse
    Im a RN, I work in a 60 bed skilled LTC facility in Ohio.
  4. by   RRMLPN
    Hospital Med/Surg
  5. by   MrsK1223
    Currently I work in Dermatology/Skin Cancer.
    Previously was infirmary RN for 300 bed psych hospital.

    Looking for something different. Love dermatology...just need more challenging avenue.
  6. by   OR girl
    I am an operating room nurse. My current position in the OR involves scheduling the daily surgeries, logging the procedures and submitting the charges. I also do the Performance Improvement documentation. When needed I also scrub and circulate for the actual surgeries. I am also currently a member of our Open Heart Team. By the way I work in OHIO
  7. by   Hellllllo Nurse
    Originally posted by jrock233
    56 bed LTC facility, but I'm ready to leave because there is just not enough to do.


    Tim
    OMG, that boggles my mind. I've just left LTC, for good, as I can no longer tolerate being the only nurse for 50-100 pts.
    I haven't had a lunch break in years, and I think my bladder can now hold the same amt of liquid as a Winnebago gas tank- "but that is another thread."

    I have worked LTC/SNF/rehab, med-surg, inpt hospice, hospice after hrs triage, home-care hospice office, and inpt long term psych.
    Starting in a new area on Mon.: chronic dialysis unit.
  8. by   Imma_Nurse
    I work 10 hour rotating shifts at an Urgent Care Center.
  9. by   tuni813
    I work as a DON in a 300 bed hospital. My areas are med-surg outpatient.
  10. by   CANRN
    Work 12 hour day shifts in a 400 bed hospital, med/surg telemetry.
  11. by   Sable's mom
    12 hour nights on OB (small hospital we do L&D, PP and Nsy)

    I have worked everything fromnursery, NICU to Home Care and Hospice - always return to OB.
  12. by   RNFROG3
    I work in a ER with three trauma rooms, seven monitored beds and too many BS beds. Just kidding, sick folk go to them to but all the BS gets stuck in them too!!
  13. by   tuni813
    In a med surg setting we also have oncology pts. on one of our units. I am the DON. Do you have assistant nurse managers or charge nurses. I am trying to gather info on the nursing structure at different hospitals and settings. Thanks.

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