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  1. Here's an update for anyone still following: I tried harder. I finally went to see a psychiatrist and he started me on...
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    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  2. I got a ticket on my way to work in Christmas Eve. I was going to the office to pay and discuss the officers very rude...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  3. My initial thought when reading your post was that if you're unlucky enough to have a STEMI with a 99% blockage, having it...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. In the fire and EMS department we become a family. We work 24 hour shifts several times per week with the same people. We...
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    Article Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. I just read in another thread that some Boards of nursing are allowing multiple attempts at taking the NCLEX exam. Is this...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. I remember that thread.
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Everyone's replies are so amazing to read! I got a little tear in my eye haha. It's so exciting to see what everyone has...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  8. Chiming in with everyone here, it's all a state of mind! I'm 44 now, started my pre-reqs last summer....hope to graduate RN...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  9. Lol! This is why I just ask if they feel like they are going to throw up! I was watching The Big Bang Theory one day and...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Agree completely, I was going to address this comment myself. My grandmother was total care after having a hemorrhagic...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. I wear my heart on my sleeve. Plain as day. I believe that we wouldn’t be nurses if we didn’t have some innate desire to...
    FranEMTnurse
    Article Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Thanks so much FranEMTnurse, for the kind and encouraging reply!
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. I try to regard every care as an opportunity to heal. It's not the medications, the interventions that make people better....
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. Thank you for writing that VERY inspirational story. It was certainly hard to read at first, but well worth how it left...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  15. Snorkledorf: So nice to read your comment about "Pt in room 222". I, too am entering late in the game. Just graduated at...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  16. As a student nurse, it is easy to get frustrated at times and believe all I am doing in clinicals is “CNA” work. Not that...
    FranEMTnurse
    Article Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. Yuck! :barf02:
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  18. This contest is coming to an end soon. The last day to submit an article is December 31st. Submit your article today!...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  19. Being that Obamacare continues to base our system on a fragmented, for-profit system I would agree that it continues to...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  20. Oh, I forgot to add the part about the bill not really being about healthcare at all, but being a tax and penalty (hence the...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  21. Everyone(Republicans, Libertarians, Independents, etc...) that opposed the ACA bill said that administrative costs were too...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  22. How many times have nurses heard, “Oh, it’s just a little cold”? Or how about the patient who complains of the flu when the...
    FranEMTnurse
    Article Forum: Patient Education
  23. I HAVE ONE FOR YOU... I was working med/surg and another RN had a patient from out of the country. She begged me to help...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  24. I'm not entirely sure what my face looked like when I realized what he was saying, but I really tried!! lol. But I...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  25. So I'm working as a tech in a hospital and we get this pt. He was in his 40's, and one of those patients who came in just......
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  26. Franemtnurse, I'm glad AN has been such an asset to you! Thanks for sharing your views!
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: allnurses Testimonials
  27. I was working last week, and for once my group was relatively easy. A nurse who was floated to our unit was having a rough...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  28. I had one of those a few months ago. Came by EMS, not because it was cold outside, just plainly because he was cold. Lol I...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  29. I have a thought I want to share. It was mentioned that the CNAs, among other staff had been saying the patient didn't...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  30. Patient is baaaaack! :). Good outcome.. For the most part... Just much weaker of course... But overall back to the same...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  31. An older female pt described their mouth to be so dry that it had a semen taste to it! ..TMI! A cute and cranky geriatric...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  32. There is multiple documentation entries from myself and the supervisor (after finding the problem) of trying to contact the...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  33. nah, I'm not running. I'm a MDS coordinator.. This patient wasn't fully under my complete charge (all the patient's in the...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  34. I love the way you think- you sound like a great nurse, team player, and patient/family advocate. This is a great story-...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  35. Got to work at 11AM and read over our facilities "Communications" board. Noted that one of the Part A residents had a...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  36. AUGH! Retina harvest! AUGH! One of the two times I almost fainted (left the room so I wouldn't) was when I observed a...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. Do you get caught up in other people's drama? Are you easily affected when someone makes a negative comment? When someone...
    FranEMTnurse
    Article Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  38. Another good point
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  39. Married to an NICU nurse who did that work for over 30 years and the dad of an ICU nurse. Also, I worked as an OR Tech,...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  40. Well I've read on here that respiratory therapists were a branching off of nursing, so maybe the ones that could handle the...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  41. the system is messed up
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  42. Medicaid is for people who cannot afford to pay. The misconception is only people who do not want to work is on Medicaid....
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  43. You are very much welcome, Franemtnurse. :)
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. What an inspiring story. You must have been feeling great by now. Thanks for sharing.
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. Beautiful story! You have a true love for LIFE (God's creation) and it shows :) As Elvish said, you are a blessing to us...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. Thanks for telling your story, Fran. You are a blessing to so many here at AN, and no doubt in real life! :)
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  47. what an inspirational young man, i hope if im ever in this situation i can live with the dignity he has.
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  48. Thank you for your service. It takes great courage and fearlessness to assist these needy victims. May God bless you and...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing and Responding
  49. Thank you to all the nurses who put themselves at risk to care for these fragile and frightened patients. Thank you for...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing and Responding
  50. Thank you for having the courage to take care of people suffering from Ebola despite the risks. And for those who have been...
    FranEMTnurse
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing and Responding


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