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By LTCangel

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  1. How much orientation do they provide a new grad? If it's anything less than 6 weeks, I would negotiate that or walk. LTC can...
    May 30 '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  2. I also work in a union building, mandating is alive and well and happens ever single day. Some days to more than one nurse...
    May 28 '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  3. I worked Orthopedics/Joint Replaement in the Hospital for 13 yrs and now am in LTC. Always roll to the UNaffected side for...
    Apr 3 '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  4. Whew!! Please say a prayer for me! I have an interview on April 13th with my local County Health Department and am excited...
    Apr 3 '12
    Forum: Public / Community Health Nursing
  5. In all of the places I've worked in WV benzos, Ultram and Lyrica have always been locked up. I don't really understand a...
    Mar 7 '12
    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  6. Just lost my job of 14 years on the same Unit in a Hospital d/t this type of Manager. for many years our unit was run by 2...
    Nov 29 '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. On Night Shift where I work if there is a 3rd aide on the other LTC hall or on ours then they do a split, where they divide...
    Oct 30 '11
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  8. I work 7p-7a in the same type of facility. From 7-11 we have 2 nurses on my unit which holds about 46 when full and we have...
    Oct 30 '11
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  9. My grandmother recently passed and she had been ill over a period of 2 yrs with different things, but this last time she...
    Sep 11 '11
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  10. Oh, by the way I am now an RN,BSN.
    Aug 28 '11
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  11. I recently left a hospital setting after 14 years(Ortho/Joint Replacement/Med-Surg) and am now in LTC, the reasons are too...
    Aug 28 '11
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  12. The company I work for also wants us to ty and clock out no later than 7 minutes past our sceduled time. So did the hospital...
    Aug 13 '11
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  13. Thank you dragonfly55 for your kind words, I really do appreciate it and it makes me feel good to know that there are kind...
    Aug 9 '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Dear No Stars In My Eyes, I too was fired from my hospital job of 14 years on 03/24/2011. That date is burned into my brain...
    Aug 8 '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. I agree with Forever Sunshine, slow and steady is the name of the game until you get your routine down- esp those large 9...
    Aug 8 '11
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  16. Take it, you need the experience and as you have read many Nurses can't find jobs. If you find something better and have to...
    Aug 2 '11
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  17. You may also look at clinics, Nursing Homes, Home Health, Hospice, Psych Hospitals, etc. Try to get some experience anywhere...
    Aug 2 '11
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  18. It's also important to compare current lab values with earlier ones so that you get a feel for the patient's baseline. I...
    Jul 24 '11
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  19. Ruby, I believe some people are more open to seeing the "other side" and I thin you ARE one of them! Another great story, I...
    Jul 23 '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. You are a good stroy teller Ruby!! Love it!:bowingpur
    Jul 23 '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion

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