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Joined Jun 30, '02. Posts: 1,269 (60% Liked) Likes: 2,316

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  1. I especially like "you watch the local news to find out who you will be seeing at work tomorrow"! A coworker said you have...
    1:53 pm
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  2. In my experience most people are respectful of nurses. Also the ones that are rude usually have psych problems or on...
    Sep 14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. I think people have been talking about this and whether college is worth it. Recently I saw a report that said 47% of...
    Sep 14
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  4. Let's not attack the messenger. There is some truth that working conditions are bad in many places and getting worse...
    Sep 14
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  5. You need to change your w4 withholding so less is taken out for taxes. You are lucky to be getting a bonus, where do you...
    Sep 14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. At least you found a job as a nurse. Eventually you should be able to get the job you want. Try to make a difference to...
    Sep 11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. There is a heroin epidemic now because of people who couldn't get or afford narcotics so switched to heroin which is much...
    Sep 11
    Forum: Nursing News
  8. I read if minimum wage had kept up with inflation it should actually be $21/hr! Makes you realize how stagnant wages have...
    Sep 11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. But as self employed most people have to pay double tax of social security as the employer usually pays half and we pay the...
    Sep 11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. I think 7,000+ month is unrealistic, I know someone that makes $100,000 year and only nets around $5,000 after tax.
    Sep 9
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. It really depends where you live in general and how generous the hospitals are where you work. Many places the wages are on...
    Sep 8
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Some churches provide a social function as well as religious and that might be why the person is bringing it up if they...
    Sep 8
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  13. I agree let people start new posts rather than rehash the old posts. Also it helps the rest of stay abreast at what is...
    Sep 8
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  14. It is unfortunate you and many others are being put in this position. Many of those who already have their BSN have no...
    Sep 8
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  15. In my experience dosage calculations require only a little algebra and nowadays we have smart pumps that automatically...
    Sep 7
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  16. The few times I was a patient I didn't bring it up. I figure I'm a patient and not a nurse then and don't want to make...
    Sep 6
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  17. I can't like your post enough. Doing a pain score for neurontin is ridiculous and lets not give them any ideas about the...
    Sep 6
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  18. I feared I had Hepatitis C from a body fluid splash from a very ill pt with high Hepatitis C levels. It took me over a year...
    Sep 6
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. Are there any other oncology clinics you could apply to since you liked the job itself? Bedside nursing is very hard and I...
    Sep 6
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. The glut is when you know or hear of 100+ candidates vying for a job and even a night shift one! With that many people...
    Sep 6
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics

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