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  1. After the Master's level of education, the social worker can test and become certified as a counselor. They can then work 1...
    Jul 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Just a couple of additions; be extra cautious assessing your patient's that are on anticoagulation therapy, especially if a...
    Jul 16
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  3. What I would honestly do? I would inform my interviewer of my pregnancy status (not HR.) And yes, I realize this very well...
    Jul 16
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  4. San Diego is not cheap. And you would be hard-pressed to get a New Grad internship there. California is pretty rough for...
    Jul 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Probably alot of gynecological surgeries. Hysterectomies and the like.
    Jul 11
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  6. Check Micromedix or ask your pharmacist about incompatibilities if you are unsure. If two meds are incompatible together...
    Jul 11
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  7. What a wonderful idea
    Jun 22
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  8. Worked closely for some years with a couple Nationally renowned breast surgeons. They stated that any risk with taking BPs...
    Jun 18
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Nursing school was difficult for me and all of my classmates. There is a massive amount of information to learn, not just...
    Jun 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. At the start of nursing school, I wanted to work in Pediatrics or OB. After doing clinicals in both areas, I quickly...
    Jun 15
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. I would kindly, but firmly let her know that it is unacceptable for her to nap. She is in a pre-grad placement that has...
    Apr 28
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. I was taught way back when to aspirate with IM injections. In the years since I've given multitudes of them, though not for...
    Feb 22
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  13. I don't believe that pay wage is directly related to job performance, but I do feel that the job market plays a role. When...
    Feb 11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
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    Jan 31
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Huh?? You want to go to ICU so you'll have the energy to "look cute" again?? Med/Surg destroyed your dating and flirting...
    Jan 31
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. No, don't tell the manager. Why would you want to include her in a problem that sounds like it could be easily solved,...
    Jan 31
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Maybe I'm not understanding correctly, but if you only want to work 4 hours a week I don't think you would even be able to...
    Jan 31
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Bruising and ecchymosis are the same, but petechia and bruising are not. Petechia is seen often in my chemotherapy patients...
    Aug 10 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  19. Never hold long acting insulin? What if a BS is 60? With even long acting insulin working within 1 to 2 hours...I would...
    Aug 10 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  20. I would never give insulin without an accu-check. Even if a patient is considered 'stable' on long acting insulin such as...
    Aug 10 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing

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