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Joined Jan 7, '06 - from 'Iowa'. RNMom2010 is a Part time RN/Case Manager HH and Full Time Mom. She has '3' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'Home Health'. Posts: 443 (27% Liked) Likes: 208

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  1. I agree with CP 100%! Congrats and enjoy this time. The first few months seem to drag on, but I'm in my 9th month and wonder...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Yup! A lot of my friends and family would probably not even recognize me at work. When I'm not at work I am...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. I would hire a private sitter (of course do background check and all) and have them come to your home at 530 and get kids...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. One of the biggest ongoing battles my husband and I have is about this! LOL! I like my own towel, he does not care and just...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. The hospital where I had my children gave out 'big brother/sister' bands so they wouldn't be left out of getting armbands...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  6. Because we develop a very low tolerance for putting up with crap.
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. That seems VERY low for a full-time position, especially in California.
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  8. Pros: You get to be a nurse and do all the stuff that taught you in nursing school. You meet the patient, the family, the...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  9. Being at home is a full time job in and of itself. But just think how closer you will be to the end when you do go back to...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Ohio University Online Nursing Degrees
  10. They legally should be paying you for any time spent doing work. Would you be doing those things if you did not have the...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  11. Can it really be that much harder then raising 5 kids?
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  12. I'm really good at procrastinating. In fact it took me 10 minutes to type this post because I kept switching between this...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  13. Renal patients get a bad press by healthcare professionals, and it bothers me. So just for the 5 mins it takes you to read...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. i would definitely keep my current schedule 8-4pm no weekends no holidays mon-fri :dance:
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. This is what I do. Pretend I'm taking a pulse. We were taught that in nursing school and I love that trick.
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Lol! The visual... Thanks, noyesno!
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. I am a home care nurse and before my son was able to drive to school I dropped him off everyday at 730 and picked him up...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  18. My philosophy of nursing, Come in, do the work, get paid, and go home. Don't take the bloody job home with you. make a list...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  19. A thick skin, a huge amount of common sense, the personality to meet patients where they are and not where you want them to...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  20. Lol, We nurses are a strange breed,. . . my wife said,"God! How can you eat and read that stuff!". . .(walking off...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. I cannot make it through the day without at least 2-3 caffeinated drinks whether it be coffee, Rockstar, etc.
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. that's exactly what i thought....and then i thought a guillain barre like syndrome? but botulism is a great thought. i...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Rehab unit: young quad turning 25, he had been admitted about a month before his birthday. I was working nights (pretty...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. 2 month old brought in for failure to thrive. Over the next few weeks he deteriorated: could not drink from a bottle,...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. I have seen a few in NICU...one that clearly sticks out in my mind is a little 23 weeker that had a bad course, the only...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  26. as a matter of fact my family witness a miracle when i came out of a 3mo. coma, after my motorcycle accident when i was in...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. Wow, I NEVER knew I was in the minority here. :cheers: I have gone out for liver rounds after a long 3-11 shift more...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  28. Who cares about a thermometer? A mom can tell if a kid is feverish.
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. If he put his hands on you to shove you backwards on your butt, that is battery. You should press charges. Fix his God...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. I would not. I would have followed my heart into Veterinary Medicine.
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. No one is going to suspend your license for a discrepency in an Oasis. If I could, I would personally come to wherever you...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  32. Harrassed, no way. Men get erections if the wind blows, I commend the patient for covering himself and letting you know he...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  33. Coverage and reimbursement is a frequent topic of discussion amongst administration / management everywhere (from home...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  34. Agreed but you have to admit that, "hey, my siderail has been getting its blood pressure checked every 15 minutes" was...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. There is a form that explains the definition of "Homebound" in the SOC packet. Read it from beginning to end. Keyword:...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  36. I agree with all the above plus, many different people are adding to and working with charts so best to keep in 3rd person...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. as to "real" nursing, there are many, many places and roles in nursing. they are all real. when i was a clin spec in...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. About 30 min, but in my defense, that was the early 90's and I was on dial-up.
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. |2756|5676&id=3105 Love, love, love my bag. It was worth every penny. Also keep a car stock box that I got from...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  40. As a Hospice nurse i was not pleased with that commercial for another reason........at EOL you can get pretty good about...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  41. You're a new grad...only been there for 3 days. Not 3 years. Start over. Don't use them as a job reference. Go into another...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  42. If they terminate you, it could be a blessing in disguise. Do you really want to work in that sort of environment? ...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  43. At flu shot clinic- The older gentleman with a thick sweater on wanted to know if he could leave his sweater on, or just...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. "If you're poopin'-you're pushin' right!!!
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. I need to swab your rectum and nose...No, with two separate swabs(after he asked me to swab his nose first) LOL,true...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. I hope this will help (do some googling at web md too and they will verify) it is the best test we have, but: "The...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  47. Yep, that's called a "tantrum". I discipline my kids for having those and hope they don't have them as adults, but......
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  48. get married. all you really need is a wedding license and an officiant. big weddings are expensive and stressful and if...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  49. a couple of decades ago when I was doing ER rotations for my EMT and then Paramedic certs, we had more than one older lady...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  50. It will get better and then sometimes it won't. I always expect an SOC to take at least 2 hours, that way there is no...
    RNMom2010
    Forum: Home Health Nursing


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