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By FLArn

Joined Jan 6, '02. Posts: 532 (63% Liked) Likes: 1,419

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  1. I missed hourly too. We do vitals only once per shift or visit except for temperature or respiratory rate to chart...
    Jun 25
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  2. First, if you are unable to obtain a value for the particular VS state just that "unable to obtain BP" and then proceed with...
    Jun 8
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  3. Perhaps in the past when they lived together in the same home, either hers or the family home, dear old Dad used the...
    May 6
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  4. @nightowl If I am reading the original post correctly the OP took 2 other staff with her to restrain the agitated patient...
    Apr 27
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  5. I am so sorry you had that experience and kudos to you for attempting to advocate for your patient. The thing to always...
    Apr 27
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  6. When possible it is good to have a PICC or Port if the patient has a longer prognosis (weeks to months as opposed to hours...
    Apr 24
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  7. I never found that it took that much extra time. Also the one time I tried to "save" time by mixing the meds, they congealed...
    Apr 20
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  8. And when the state surveyor is following your med pass. (Actually I always gave each Gtube med separately and never gave...
    Apr 20
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  9. Based solely on the information contained in the question; I would say no as you state that there are no refills. So...
    Apr 8
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. It is possible to have your nails professionally manicured and buffed to have a kind of a sheen without having artificial...
    Mar 29
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  11. However, if the patient has not revoked hospice, the hospital may not be able to bill Medicare for their treatment of the...
    Mar 6
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  12. I have taught many skills to FAMILY caregivers who are willing to learn, however, I would never attempt to teach nursing...
    Nov 2 '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  13. Check with your supervisor or the education department to see if your company offers ELNEC training. Also find out if they...
    Sep 7 '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  14. I have been a hospice nurse for 10 years and have never heard of anything so outrageous. This was never a part of ANY...
    Sep 7 '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  15. I love my facebook for the free games! It is a great free stress buster! Posting anything private or work related...not so...
    Jun 20 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  16. OP, On going back and rereading your post and your follow up comment, I will say that if your intent in the post was to...
    Apr 22 '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  17. I hate to be "Debbie Downer" but I find it very disturbing that a) your co-workers found this so amusing that they thought...
    Apr 22 '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. Continuous care is a level of care which may be provided in either of 2 ways: 1) in an inpatient setting such as an IPU or...
    Apr 19 '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  19. Try some perfume on the inside of a mask. Also a strong mint or cough drop may be helpful. Also there are special odor...
    Apr 8 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. CP - Just for clarification, it is correct that you do not need a physicians order for an information visit; however,...
    Mar 28 '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing

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