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  1. Dear patients, Your call-light is like the magical lamp in the Disney movie Aladdin ....you only get three wishes. In...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  2. i'm an "old school" nurse, too. i've been at the bedside continuously since 1977 -- i remember back rubs, nourishment, etc....
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  3. Since I've presented my top 10 list of the things I love about nursing, it's time now for a visit to the darker side. ...
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    Article Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. I was in your position several yrs ago I helped my tech by taking her down to HR every time evil nurse would attack her We...
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  5. I'm sorry, I totally, 100% disagree with you. Many people that have ONLY worked nursing as a career, and have never...
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  6. I've worked with one CNA that was dubbed "The CNA from Hell." For some reason, when I took the job on her unit, she took a...
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  7. ER orientation - how cool. The day finally arrived for the start of your orientation. However, what should you be learning...
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  8. If you don't like the show, change the channel.
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  9. thank you for your post. i too, have been through the abortion process. i had a pregnancy after rape and i was not and...
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  10. I work a busy Med-Surg unit normally but last night I was sent to CCU. Talk about being a fish out of her tank...LOL. Anyway...
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  11. Isn't that the truth? I think as nurses, we are privy to so many special moments in peoples' lives that most folks outside...
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  12. Aw, now you know...Courage is not the quality of being unafraid, it is the quality of being scared to death and still not...
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  13. Some days, it's just not worth chewing through the restraints....... I am a seasoned long-term care nurse. I deal with...
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  14. Thank you for this. As I spend more and more time with the dying these days, I am becoming increasingly convinced that...
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  15. Wow.........I'm :imbar Thank you, you just made my week!! And that IS why I slog through life, trying to leave what...
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  16. You'll never know what good may come from your post, what lives may be changed, what tired nurse may take a deep breath and...
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  17. Sincere thanks to all of you who have responded to this thread so far. About 45 minutes ago, the phone call came: it was...
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  18. Thank you for this thoughtful and eloquent response, CountyRat. Being a lifelong student of the ways of the Creator, I...
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  19. Well, as one of the nurses from the dark ages, who lived in nurses' residence with my classmates......... I'd like to tell...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. You mean even patients like Mr. Smith who was my patient in the ER while his wife was up on Tele with a bad case of Afib...
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  21. All the more reason I'm glad my bar-hopping days were over before I became a nurse.. Of course, I have other ways of...
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  22. What the deuce does has HIPAA have to do with anything? Are you divulging private information by saying "Hi"? "Are you...
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  23. I've dealt with this situation professionally and personally, within my own family. In my experience, the doctor's words...
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  24. Hello Foilole and Fortune-Teller, Having read the article myself, I find it really hard to pronounce judgment on Theresa...
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  25. I agree. Ive seen patients tell the docs what they WANT, doc order it...instead of doc just ordering what patient NEEDS. I...
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  26. Wow! Your job sounds just like my job! Do we work at the same place, on the same floor? I, too, work on a horrible Med-Surg...
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  27. My job is horrible, dreaded, makes me ill...literally. I work med/surg. With staff cut to skeleton crew, I cant take the...
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  28. so, i'll keep it as short as i can, i mean, its simply my opinion... you are comparing apples and oranges, and will never...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  29. Hi everyone, I wanted to provide some insight into this from a different perspective. I am a Canadian Respiratory...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  30. Long ago and in another state, I worked on a med-surg floor of a famous hospital. At that time, patients waited in the...
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    Article Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  31. have you taken the time to read the whole thread? there is no need for audio visual aids to obtain informed...
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  32. ALL nec info, can be covered without the U/S description, THE ONLY reason to force this on a woman, and remember this...
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  33. I'm so sorry for your pain and loss. Pls know you will be in my thoughts and prayers. :crying2:
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  34. Abortion is the one subject I honestly cannot form an opinion on. But this does seem very unethical to me. Mainly (I am a...
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  35. You do realize that the majority of the posters have stated their support for pre-abortion ultrasounds, right? We're only...
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  36. jolie, i respect that you are advocating for your patients and their safety. it is not about pro-life or pro-choice. it is...
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  37. Jolie, WE already covered the part that anyone seeking an abortion already receives all the information they need. That...
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  38. "state senator todd lamb, a republican, said supporters of the law hoped that it would curtail abortions in the state. “i...
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  39. the verbal info needed by the patient DOES NOT include a narration of anU/S of the contents of her uterus.....this IS what...
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  40. bingo!!!
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  41. lets see,,hmmmmmm when seeing a surgeon for lumpectomy possible mastectomy did they inform me of the risks and options. Yes,...
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  42. oh, we established that putting an image of the baby in front of the mother's face and "allowing" her to turn away...
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  43. the law requires that the screen be pointed AT THE PATIENT during the US procedure. the fact that the patient is "allowed"...
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  44. mcubed, I too wonder if the patient is lying there on the table and just before they start the ultra sound she requests...
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  45. they still have to listen......it is still intimidation/harressment
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  46. umm no. that's not how you give someone a choice. you ask the patient if they would like to see the screen. if they say...
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  47. actually jolie, it's really about ok's intent to psychologicaly bully and barrage the woman into changing her mind. that's...
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  48. this law has nothing, i repeat nothing to do with care of the patient...nada nyet....any other language you want.......none
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  49. you still haven't addressed the fact that the law requires that the screen must be faced toward the patient during the...
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  50. This law isn't about an U/S to protect the woman's health. It's a law to deter women from having an abortion. They want the...
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