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By IrishIzRN

Joined Jul 25, '06 - from 'Somewhere over the rainbow...'. IrishIzRN is a RN, BSN, IBCLC, RLC. She has '6' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'L&D, Antepartum, Lactation, Pediatrics'. Posts: 1,207 (30% Liked) Likes: 962

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  1. And clearly, much less tact and humility.
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  2. Cath lab nurse here, just wanted to say what a ****** thing to say that was nor is it true.
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  3. Cracks me up when I read the obituaries of the patients that have died in our unit after a long drawn out code. The first...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. And that right there is part of the reason nursing wages has stagnated or even decreased. When people are so desperate that...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  5. In the last week, I've received 7 resumes from new grads. I phoned all 7 to come in for an interview. 2 did not bother to...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  6. Uh oh, did your school fill your heads with the nursing shortage myth :(
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  7. Really?!? I should retire so you can get a job?
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  8. I don't think they know the role of RNs either.
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. Maybe inappropriate, but calling them "sick people" is way overreacting and extremely judgmental.
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. While I find it an odd first post, I also think the OP is SPOT ON when it comes to getting out of a profession she doesn't...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. It is called, "deskilling the nursing profession to point of extinction". The ultimate goal of the PTB. JMHO and my NY...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. I'm GLAD they killed the PVT!!! Now, maybe... just maybe... we'll stop getting constant posts asking if it really works!...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Maybe I'm obtund...I still don't understand. The ADN and the BSN are entry degrees. The BSN allows for more rounded of a...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  14. There is no difference between scope of practice. There is no such thing as "ADN scope of practice". Both are RNs and that...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  15. Doctor does not = physician Doctor = an individual that has earned a doctoral degree whether MD DO DDS DMD JD DNS DNP PhD...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  16. Not correct.
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  17. And what they are teaching you is erroneous information; does any of your professors have doctorates? They are allowed to be...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. By employer preference? I seriously doubt the BoN dictates that hospitals must only hire BSN in a particular unit when scope...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Alabama Nursing
  19. I would like to post some comments on my behalf. 1.) The picture i posted didnt violate the hospital social media policy or...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. Well, I'm not young and I'm not a new nurse, and I think what happened to the OP sucks. She renewed it within the guidelines...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. What a ridiculous statement. You are saying that a nurse should be reprimanded because her hospital's administrative side is...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. no matter how irritated y'all want to get with the OP, she is within the law, she renewed, plenty of time for HR to deal, 2...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Dont give up your summer vacations!!!! Not worth it!
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  24. matrn2074 has been reported
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  25. Grand. Terri Schaivo's family was in denial, I believe they really DID believe there was still a functioning brain, so I...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nursing News
  26. THIS!!! Seriously, I must have missed the part of my nursing school application or licensing paperwork where I agreed to...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. That was posted by someone who has neither gone to NP school nor PA school.
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. Fist it is very condescending to explain the obvious to people who are already in the know. Despite all of the above being...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. Then obviously an MD/PhD must be the platinum standard if MD is the gold standard. And obviously all the medical...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. I don't know about you but the difficult classes for me in nursing school were the actual nursing ones, not the professional...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  31. Oh well...I think the posts may skirt the terms of service, but they don't break them. As always if you don't like the posts...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. More stupidity... Your response adds nothing substantive to the conversation. A representatives perception of a provider has...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. And when have you taken care of any Senators or Congressmen loved ones?. I have taken care of both and neither one requested...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. I would much rather scream from the roof of a tall building about the growing body of peer-reviewed major studies than stand...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. How do you know what it takes to be an effective clinician? You have never been a clinician. You "know" that because you...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. And yet, you seem very comfortable with becoming a doctor and not understanding the first thing about statistics and...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. WOW.....well if your COUSIN thinks so......:eek::eek::eek:
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. C'mon folks, his (or her) screen name is Gluteus... So it should be of no shock value to learn that even they consider...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. How on Earth can you argue that a PA's education is "rigorous" compared to an NP? That's just silly. PAs get 2 years post...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  40. Let's be clear: these outcome studies not "NP studies". They are published in major MEDICAL journals, including the JAMA. ...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  41. Time for some growing up and cutting of apron strings.
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  42. My thoughts are that I don't consider Faux News a particularly reliable source.
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Infectious Disease Nursing
  43. Thanks for asking. I am doing well. I was asked to provide a detailed account to the hospital medication safety...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  44. I'm cutting this particular poster a break due my assumption of him being male (male symbol by his screen name) and...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  45. I was going to say the same thing... Lord knows I've pumped in some crazy places, including in my car, in a packed parking...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  46. If you ever want to work as a nurse, you need to go right out into the job market the second you graduate. If you feel this...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  47. :sarcastic: If saying dopeheads don't belong in nursing makes me judgemental, I'm fine with that. In fact, I'll wear a...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  48. And for those of you who hated nursing, or regretted it, etc. Look at your child, and be proud of what you gave them....
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  49. Before you make a decision that can affect your child's future health (risk reductions in ear infections, asthma, allergies...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  50. "Tick for tack"?
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Student


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