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  1. This made my day. I think that taking a minute to be introspective is fine, but I wouldn't call it 'prayer'. Praying is...
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    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  2. Are you healthy enough and physically able to do the job to start with. Most of the country does not have safe or no lift...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. Interleukin, unfortunately, I'm afraid you are right. And you just can't sense into those nurses. Plus they think that those...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. I have great respect for educators who are able to develop thought-provoking assignments that do not omit critical pieces of...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Wait a second.....are some of you implying that Glen Beck may not have his "facts" straight? How can you turn a deaf ear to...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  6. Unfortunately these things usually are tolerated by the nursing staff who will vent to each other about how flawed the...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  7. I think this is also related to staffing ratios. You can make rules about not interrupting nurses at medcarts or put sashes,...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  8. I remember one time my husband got up at 4 Am -he shoveled us out and the plow came by and socked us in. He chased the truck...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  9. People call in for all kinds of reasons. Calling in because of dangerous driving conditions is a good reason. You said it,...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  10. i hear you and agree. i already wrote my letter regarding my thoughts relating to their "10 month study" and what i believe...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  11. Growing shortage? Are you kidding me? The only way it can be said that we have a nursing shortage is if you compare the...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  12. We went to a checklist in the OR as a "time out" to limit easily reversible errors. It became mechanical and in the end, the...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  13. This is exactly the sort of situation the EMTALA law was passed to put a stop to (hence, the inclusion of the word "labor"...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  14. I've been hearing new reports on Buerhaus' study for years now -- it's the same study and figures, and it keeps get recycled...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  15. Where does it say on your nursing license or the nurse practice act, that "waiting on patients and families", is part of the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Here's an idea: Write a scathing (probably anonymous) letter to the editor of your local paper- or maybe contact a local TV...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Please try facts in your arguments. 1. "Murder" implies premeditation and malice. I doubt the docs and mom feel the need...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  18. Uhhh, you are incorrect and for that matter, at least 10 years too late. In 1999, George W. Bush, as governor of the...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  19. Yes, ratios have certainly changed. I work on a 30 bed neuroscience/neurosurgical unit where 10 beds are step-down...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. :banghead: complaining about the things i absolutley can't stand about nursing... and not doing anything about it.:d
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Your right about that, except the part about "we are still a very long way from a bill"...actually it's just around the...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  22. I am plainly surprised that anyone is even upset that this woman passed herself off as a nurse. Gave medications, etc. There...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  23. I can't believe that the Preexisting condition clause was allowed to exist in the first place. What is that! "yes you have...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  24. May we someday dance on the shallow grave of the Health Insurance companies!!! I hope they suffer a spectacular death at...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  25. All of these claims can be substantiated through other sources...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  26. Agrripa - I agree with you, the whole "blame it on malpractice" argument is entirely fallacious. You rebutted it so well!!!...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  27. You just compare Obama to Hitler, Stalin and Chavez. Then you quoted Rush Limbaugh. :uhoh3: Enough said.
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  28. Healthcare has had much more to do with business practices than health care for decades. I, for one, am glad to see a...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  29. McAllen, TX spends the most money on healthcare per person, and it's not because of malpractice. In Texas, malpractice...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  30. Good to know that Obama respects nurses and allows our participation in the upcoming healthcare reform. Wow, Obama wasn't...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  31. Well, we've got to stop electing jerks like this to Congress. Democrats, Republicans -- they're ALL corrupt! Look what is...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. From a nurses/employees point of view, yes he should be fired. From a business point of view, he's Superman. He is,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. They are not so particular?. What's that supposed to mean? Does it mean he can import nurses, work them harder and pay them...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. What a great post! I have yet to fulfill a dream of going to Africa one day to help , this is why I became a nurse... I am...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. Nursing school isn't that hard. I've worked full time all the way through.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. I slept 8 hours per night before nursing school, during nursing school, and after nursing school. Getting enough sleep was...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. You were a patient then. You had a right to initiate prayer as part of your care. As a nurse, you have the duty to keep...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  38. This statement using I kinda sums it all up-God is her belief but what about pts whose belief is not God or has a different...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  39. So, would you feel it appropriate if a nurse who were a vodou practitioner, hindu, muslim etc. offered to pray with or offer...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  40. I would be offended if a nurse offered to pray for me. Having your nurse ask if she can pray for you is a judgment call...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  41. I wouldn't worship at the altar of Saint Ronnie. The long term economic data since WWII shows that Democratic...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  42. We spend far more and get less care.....
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  43. I also cringe when someone says, "The surgeon made me cry," or "The rude patient made me cry." No one can make you cry....
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. this is what is called nurses eating their young. Nursing is about shift work. You do all you can and the next shift is to...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. Just remember you owe that job nothing. They were fine before you came and they will be fine after you leave!
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. I agree, but I'm more optimistic. It seems to me that these issues are all symptoms of the way the US health care industry...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  47. Stand your ground and dont feel bad. Also dont apoligize either. Tell it how it is and leave it at that. You shouldnt be...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  48. The corollary to Godwins Law. "If you invoke ""socialism or use "left wing" in a discussion you have lost the debate."
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    Forum: Nursing News
  49. Oh, please don't let this turn into a wingnut "war on Christmas" diatribe.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  50. just follow your heart,and do what your heart tells you.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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