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  1. The part about "the patient ordering the nurse around from pillow plumping to other tasks" is just ********. We have to...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  2. Patients with Sickle Cell disorder present with crises of their condition throughout their life time. Some will handle...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. Ewww.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. At least it was just a blow job. And not stomal penetrating sex.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. I once had a pt that was admitted for tampering with her stoma to make it bleed and hurt so she could get pain meds...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  6. The worst patient I ever had was an older woman (50) having sex in a semi-private room. (with her 30 year old son.):eek: ...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. I just caught my patient having sex with her boyfriend recently. The joke was on him because even though he was really...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. Please, no more danggone "mandatory" inservices in the middle of the day for night nurses.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. I would like to send the same letter, with a couple of additons. 1. How can you base a portion of MY review on pt...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. These are awesome suggestions, and I love the comments! How many times did I write these lists, and just throw them away...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  11. One more thing. People may visit at the nurses discretion. Disruptive visitors and those who pose a threat to the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. I would like to add Less emphasis on Press Gainey scores and magnet status. Focus on measurable outcomes. Incidence of...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  13. this is a vent. this is only a vent. our unit secretaries are lovely women. but so far as i've noticed, none of them...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  14. Not if it was TRUE!
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. If I were to say this about a women, the comment would have been moderated. Comments like these make this man very...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Let me start by saying I am a CNA and I'm not talking about all CNAs. I have a problem with some coworkers and even some...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  17. Seems less than professional to me. It's like that where I work. In the same "huddle" we were told, "it's been tough...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. Another option might be a cooling vest. We use these a lot in the OR when we have to crank the room temp up or wear lead for...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. we're sacrificing health care in favor of customer service, and it's going to bite us all in the butt someday. i'm getting...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  20. Since I was a little girl, I have always wanted to be a nurse. I wanted to help people. I wanted to heal. Now 4 years out of...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Is there a reason that you could not have emptied it? Not meaning to be fresh, however, if I see it, I just do it. To...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  22. gosh imintrouble, i guess being honest doesn't pay.:sarcastic: i for one, respect and admire your perspective. and most...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. So, if this hungry dude takes a tray, he's a thief. But you steal crackers and milk that aren't yours, and everything is...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Eating stuff from the nourishment room is also theft, technically. Do you take pens from "floor supply"? What about...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. No one is really condoning the OPs behavior. However, we certainly understand and some of us sympathize. I don't see how you...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  26. That was me three weeks ago. Since then, I have sought help in counseling, have started medication through my doctor,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. Dear new grad, I am sorry (sort of) that you did not get your dream job in a hospital and you are here instead. I know...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  28. yep - we got the trackers too. Thing is, we have a lot of psych and geri -psych/dementia pts - they repeatedly hit the light...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. They could track my a#@ right out the door and see how many minutes it would take me to get from the elevator to my car. ...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. Reading these posts made me glad I'm retired! I do miss critical care nursing very much...but I hated when nursing decisions...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  31. It's really unfair for people to say CNA's are all lazy, disrespectful, etc. I am in nursing school and have been an aide...
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  32. I really appreciate your whole post, but these 2 points are on the top of my burnout list. I think the hardest thing is...
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  33. I suffer from burnout on a frequent basis. The odd thing is, I have a great job that is perfectly suited for me. I love it....
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  34. I can't believe she said "full throttle". WHile it seems like she does have a point, her delivery is less than professional.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. I think that email was pretty unprofessional.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. It sounds to me like the NM should be spending more time on the floor observing rather than taking the word of others. This...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. Sedated, intubated, constipated, and restrained. lol But I love the cute old people… I don't mind total care pts,...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  38. Comatose ... ;)
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  39. Let me start off by saying that a Certified Nurses Aide (CNA) are the backbones of every Nursing home. Without our...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  40. I think you nailed it! "The princess as I see it is the nurse who is allowed to demand and receive privileges and the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  41. Ok, so I'm a male nurse. I worked hard to get where I am in my career and consider myself not only competent but an...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  42. Learn how to set limits. Being nice is not going to do it for this type of family. You must maintain a professional...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  43. I love it! I love the old school nurses who just couldn't give a good God Damn about how someone is about to take what their...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  44. Formulating a plan of attack is clearly the way to go...she is NO position to CONTROL you. She simply constructs the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  45. I am a 10 year Paramedic an Fairly new Nurse...Nurses take lip from no one. First lets start with, she is not signing...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  46. Scream back, about nothing in particular.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  47. There is only one REAL reason she behaves that way, it is tolerated. I would not and have never tolerated such behavior. The...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  48. This is a reportable offense. JCAHO has a zero tolerance policy for distruptive behavior from physicians/management: ...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  49. This happens because the facilities allow it to happen.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  50. Here's my vent right back:When you have a nursing license, a national certification in school nursing, and have actually...
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    Forum: School Nurses


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