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By mclennan

Joined Sep 25, '06. Posts: 647 (56% Liked) Likes: 1,794

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  1. I would seriously consider seeing a counselor for your over the top perfectionism. You might be able to make some personal...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  2. Your self worth needs to be tied to more than your grades.
    mclennan
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. It is our responsibility as nurses and caregivers to advocate for our patients. We need to get away from the 'hurry up'...
    mclennan
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  4. Unfortunately lots of people have fallen for the " become a nurse, you can always get a job" line.Usually put out there by...
    mclennan
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  5. Short answer, no. Here's why: New nurses need experienced nurses to back them up. They don't know everything. No one...
    mclennan
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  6. I hear ya sister! I'm done being a nurse..looking for something completely new..best of luck to you!:)
    mclennan
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. You spend no hours working weekly if you use grammar like that on your application. I'm not trying to be mean or attack you...
    mclennan
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. The sad reality is most students that attend this school cannot finance their education without resorting to student loan...
    mclennan
    Forum: California Nursing
  9. I have over one hundred friends that are nurses on my FB page and you would never know it. NOBODY mentions ANYTHING remotely...
    mclennan
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. I never call in sick unless I'm sick, but I don't really care what other people do. Staffing will cancel you with less than...
    mclennan
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  11. I don't call off on holidays 'cause I like my time and a half. And, speaking of self righteous.... calling your coworkers...
    mclennan
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. I think this was the most concise way of saying "where is this going?" ;) I'm trying to figure out where the OP is going...
    mclennan
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  13. I feel everyone deserves a chance at a education....people life's stories are never the same so for someone who had a...
    mclennan
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  14. Mid 20s is far from "older." I went to school with people all over the age scale...I didn't think any more or less of anyone...
    mclennan
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  15. Agreed. Plus, mid 20s does not an "older" student make.
    mclennan
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  16. Without trying to sound rude, who cares?
    mclennan
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  17. Oh my goodness, I had never heard of that blog! It's like the Onion, but medical!! :roflmao: Now I've got a new...
    mclennan
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. I love that site, also i admit the best part of it is the outraged comments from people who never take a moment to see the...
    mclennan
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Yes, people are that gullible. Love that site though!
    mclennan
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. My husband and I raised our kids the old-fashioned way, and I'm proud to say they're raising theirs in the same fashion. My...
    mclennan
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  21. Having 3 boys and seeing how my nephews were parented I was determined to do it different.....it is possible to raise...
    mclennan
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  22. This may get a host of disagreement but I cannot resist. ...so in this world of "pills" to "fix" every "condition" for...
    mclennan
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  23. I don't blame the kids either. The parents came back at 3:00 a.m. and yelled in grandma's face, "Mom! We're here Mom!" ...
    mclennan
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  24. R-E-S-P-E-C-T It's a concept that's sadly dying away. But I must say, I don't blame the kids. Parents need to step up...
    mclennan
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  25. Maybe I'm mean, but if you're well enough to have sex, you're well enough to go home.
    mclennan
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  26. You know what? I may be old fashioned, but I think it is another sign that visiting policies, and society, have become way...
    mclennan
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  27. Did you not do your research before enrolling? Because most of the time a simple search will reveal how the school is doing...
    mclennan
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  28. As some wise person said, being a good nurse isn't always the same as being a good employee. That's the part I personally...
    mclennan
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. OP, when I was a preceptor, I was one of those mean old bats in the making that would not only teach but subsequently quiz...
    mclennan
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  30. OHHHHHH EMMMMMM GEEEEEEEEE!!!!!!!!!!!! Peersun View just stole ALL MY MONEY!!!! They are SCAMMERS!!!!!!!! I took the...
    mclennan
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. I have been a nurse since '06. First stop referring to ME as a "fellow murse". This a professional occupation with severe...
    mclennan
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  32. DINGDINGDING! We have a winner!! :yes: Seriously, that's it in a nutshell, and that's a pity because nursing could be an...
    mclennan
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. I've been an R.N. for over twenty years. Rarely have I met any colleague that wouldn't do something else given a do-over....
    mclennan
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. What The Commuter said ^^.
    mclennan
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. Sounds like you limited your options in the field by not pursuing a degree that would give you the job you want. I...
    mclennan
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. Hi, I am happy to announce that after many years of being miserable as a nurse, I am LEAVING!:wavey: I've worked at crappy,...
    mclennan
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. I just wanted to post a quick thank you to all the recovery nurses that post here. Though I have no personal experience I...
    mclennan
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  38. Because just following orders leads to GREAT patient outcomes. (To be clear, that was sarcasm.) If you don't like...
    mclennan
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  39. My response is going to go against the grain of the other replies, but you always have the option of becoming a...
    mclennan
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  40. Nursing IS science.
    mclennan
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  41. Yup. BSN = Bachelor's of SCIENCE in Nursing.
    mclennan
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  42. If you don't like science you won't like nursing
    mclennan
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  43. #1. Yes nursing involves a lot of science. It is the foundation to everything nurses do. #2. In order to think like a...
    mclennan
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  44. As a guy who has been nursing waaaaay too long, I can tell you my male coworkers and I HATE the term murse.
    mclennan
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  45. Why not look for someone who shares the same interests as you? What kinds of things, outside work, do you like to do? I...
    mclennan
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  46. This is coming from a woman, so it may not be the answer you were looking for. But, honestly, just don't try so hard at...
    mclennan
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  47. I think "Emily" posts on this site quite often. She is always reminding us to be compassionate and treat others as we want...
    mclennan
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  48. Gomer Blog is like the Onion, for Healthcare workers. :)
    mclennan
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  49. Hilarious! I clicked on a few of the other stories and they had me laughing out loud. Very funny blog!
    mclennan
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  50. it went right over your head. It's a humour blog. We should all be volunteering to pay for her education. She's a saint!
    mclennan
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes


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