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By IrishIzRN, BSN, RN

Joined Jul 25, '06 - from 'Somewhere over the rainbow...'. IrishIzRN is a RN, BSN, IBCLC, RLC. She has '7' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'L&D, Antepartum, Lactation, Pediatrics'. Posts: 1,227 (31% Liked) Likes: 991

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  1. I didn't state that anyone was down on CNAs. I find it quite the opposite. I find lots of people on here who say, we can...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  2. Actually the promise was that the average family would save $2500/year under Obamacare, and actually the average family...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  3. Couldn't agree more with the statements here. If you don't need an intermediate certificate, then I, too, would...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  4. Oh?? And you know this how? Klone, IBCLC (<--- which took me 8 years of experience and training before I could sit for...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  5. In my opinion, not important. If anything it can lead to increased burn out. So you can take vitals, change a bed or...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. As a frequent 'assistant' (at least, I think I'm helping!) on the NCLEX Discussion Forum, I see something posted over and...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  7. Y'know, not long back I responded (with congratulations) to someone who was ecstatic (naturally!) at having passed the test....
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  8. I agree with Irish's comments about CLC. I know I'm biased because of my fabulous experience with UCSD Extension, but when...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  9. I thought it was only the old app not supported and the new app is? Aside from the stupid pop up ads with auto play video...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  10. Girlafraid13, perhaps you should apply that same standard to your answer to OP's question. She is asking for guidance on...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Certified Nurse-Midwives (CNM)
  11. The American Association of Colleges of Nursing put out a position statement and a paper in the past few days about this....
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  12. Yes, and no one had to have their underwear removed with a crowbar. There wasn't any spontaneous patient deaths or patients...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. That would be incorrect anyone that receives a Doctorate can be called doctor it doesn't matter if it is in fine arts,...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Well since this has been happening for quite a while now and the world did not stop turning I think the healthcare system...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Where do people get this 10 year plus physician education from. For the most part that's nonsense. Most but not all med...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  16. I get where you're coming from, but if the stats show that bleeding at X weeks has a 95% chance of going full term, wouldn't...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  17. Wow, really? So you see me saying that I'm sorry you went through this and I'm sure people were doing the best they could,...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. I'm very sorry for your loss. I can't imagine how hard that was for you. However, it sounds like you were given great...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. And clearly, much less tact and humility.
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  20. Cath lab nurse here, just wanted to say what a ****** thing to say that was nor is it true.
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. Uh oh, did your school fill your heads with the nursing shortage myth :(
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  25. Really?!? I should retire so you can get a job?
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  26. I don't think they know the role of RNs either.
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  27. Maybe inappropriate, but calling them "sick people" is way overreacting and extremely judgmental.
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. Not correct.
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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
  39. 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
  40. 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
  41. Dont give up your summer vacations!!!! Not worth it!
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  42. matrn2074 has been reported
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  43. 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
  44. THIS!!! Seriously, I must have missed the part of my nursing school application or licensing paperwork where I agreed to...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  45. That was posted by someone who has neither gone to NP school nor PA school.
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. 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
  47. 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
  48. 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
  49. 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
  50. More stupidity... Your response adds nothing substantive to the conversation. A representatives perception of a provider has...
    IrishIzRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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