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Joined Dec 17, '06. Posts: 89 (61% Liked) Likes: 160

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  1. Actually, often not. I have had physicians tell me (despite living will on chart saying otherwise) that the pt will be a...
    May 21
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. The only reason my great-niece and nephew are alive today is the affordable care act. They were born prematurely (twins,)...
    Apr 23
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  3. My employer does one periodically - nothing ever comes of it. So why waste my time filling it out..... Plus it is sent to...
    Apr 16
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. My mother died of Alzheimer's disease, and sometimes I could see in her eyes that she was "home," and other times there was...
    Mar 25
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  5. I come at this from a perspective of a diploma RN who went to an NP program (diploma to Master's) who works in a long-term...
    Feb 19
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  6. I stayed home for 6 weeks, then went back to work full time, Started my Master's when my son started high school. He is now...
    Jan 8
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. I was taking it in the context of the original poster as time-consuming, which is not my usual definition of "bad." My usual...
    Jan 1
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. I remember one horrendous night when I was working at a hospital - I worked oncology for 23 years - we had a patient with...
    Dec 31 '14
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. My son fell at my mom's house and skinned his knee, said "long way from the heart" and kept going. LOL!!
    Nov 27 '14
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  10. If you understood, you would not support the quarantine. And before you attack me too, I work with LPNs and feel many of...
    Nov 8 '14
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing and Responding
  11. I am an NP (for those who want educational level,) and commented when I took the survey that I thought self-monitoring was...
    Nov 5 '14
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing and Responding
  12. I teach in an LPN program, and enjoy it. We require 4 years experience on the floor before hire, and you must commit to how...
    Nov 5 '14
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  13. We all know paper gowns and vinyl gloves that tear as you put them on are going to protect you! PPE is a joke at best. It...
    Oct 16 '14
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing and Responding
  14. My favorite was many years ago when I was in nursing school on my ER rotation. The man came in (this was in August) with a...
    Sep 17 '14
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  15. So many say that suicide is selfish. It is not. It is about feeling that the world is better off without you, and it is a...
    Aug 13 '14
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  16. M*A*S*H was pretty good, IMHO (for the time,) and ER was pretty good. I HATE House (where the docs do everything) and any...
    Jul 30 '14
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  17. Add Ohio to the list of states who restrict the title of nurse to licensed nurses (LPN or RN). Medical assistants and STNAs...
    Jul 30 '14
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. My grandmother had Alzheimers and my mom died of Alzheimers (it is hereditary in our family) and when my time comes I plan...
    Jul 12 '14
    Forum: Neurological Nursing
  19. NP easily making over 6 figures depends on where you live. Around where I live, new NP makes about $65,000-$70,000/yr. I am...
    May 30 '14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Yes, you must put money away. I have been saving for retirement since I started working, I have deferred comp (similar to a...
    May 28 '14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion

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