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  1. I know of a nurse that got a MA ministry after her BSN, she was on the ethics committee (for free) and volunteered in church...
    Jul 23
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  2. Why don't you have lift equipment like a sit to stand? Would be much safer for both of you than moving her by hand all by...
    Jul 23
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  3. It's good to be self motivated re studying. You should be reading and studying beyond the classroom instruction. You will...
    Jul 20
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  4. Money is the bottom line! Education is pushed beyond reason. Education has been made into the cure all of all the social...
    Jul 20
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  5. The two inner city hospitals where I live are both crying the blues about the millions they are losing, fishing for more...
    Jul 20
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Nursing school was really easy for me. The only difficult part was the clinical because of my performance anxiety, but I...
    Jul 19
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. Interesting that the university hospital actually paid the lowest of all the hospitals. So much for paying a BSN what they...
    Jul 18
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  8. PRN nurses by definition are meant to be available when needed and there will be lulls when they have hired regular staff. ...
    Jul 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Are you an NP? If you are the just a nurse it is up to the Dr to diagnose not you! You learn by experience, now you know...
    Jul 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. The other problem with getting a tax return for anyone that has defaulted on a student loan they will find their tax return...
    Jul 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. I agree the sooner you start the better off you'll be when you are old! However, I suggest you invest in the 401k/403b at...
    Jul 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. I would look for a different employer. $480 a month is ridiculous,plus no retirement! What are you doing? Where are you...
    Jul 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. I've done this myself. In fact the only reason I started a retirement account was knowing I could take out a loan against...
    Jul 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. You can save money on taxes by living in a state with no or low income taxes. Another great way to save on taxes is by...
    Jul 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. I love your specialty pulling patients back from the Light! Isn't that the truth many times that is what we are doing!
    Jul 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Ours just has our first name, last initial and RN. I'm glad they don't put our last name like some of the other hospital...
    Jul 7
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  17. I'm sorry for your loss Esme. I agree age is not a number and it is insulting to use age as an excuse to give less care and...
    Jul 6
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. I had a nurse friend who wanted to buy a house, but was told her credit was bad and she needed to fix that and pay off some...
    Jul 6
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. I agree that you can qualify for a house 3-4 times your salary if you have excellent credit and don't have car payments,...
    Jul 6
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Police should have been called when he beat you trying to get to the other resident. He was a danger to you and the other...
    Jul 5
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101

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