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Joined Feb 21, '07. Posts: 1,023 (14% Liked) Likes: 334

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  1. I don't want it to feel like everyone's jumping on you, but as Miranda said, there is plenty of evidence to show that...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  2. Women arriving at the hospital for routine childbirth are also typically in "ideal" condition and their bodies are typically...
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  3. This terminology only contributes to the problem. "Patient choice" C-section fails to acknowledge that the physician is...
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  4. They're not banning them altogether, which would be nice too, just the ones before 39 weeks. I'm almost certain it's to do...
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  5. I would never recommend my friends have an induction, far from it actually. It just begins the cascade of medical...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  6. Inductions for non-medical reasons are way too common and involve many risks. It is amazing that adult women who have...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  7. I'm not an OB nurse, but as a mom who has had both an induction and a natural delivery (this past week) I did want to weight...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  8. One of my most horrifying, made my face beet red moments: I dropped off some pain medication for a pt who was in the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Don't ever for a moment think that putting your private life first is wrong. Ever!
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. I wouldn't call this common sense at all. I'm offended by your use of the Bible in this conspiracy theory you have, and...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. You have posted so many generalizations in this article that I am finding it hard to take the information seriously. ...
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  12. Grandmawrinkle was a bad girl today. Was in charge (ICU), they floated away one of my nurses away for the afternoon. The...
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  13. Also, in the cases where I know of hospitals that did not "allow" TOLAC, most often, it was because there was an...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  14. BUT c/s is not automatically "safer" and, honestly, the ONLY uterine rupture I saw (knock wood) was on an UNSCARRED...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  15. Try not to look at it from the prenatal care standpoint. I don't know the history here but it's unlikely that prenatal care...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  16. I think it's possible you might do well to become a childbirth educator. That way, you can be on the educational side of...
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  17. My first thought on reading the OP was that the issue would be with 'the system' and not patients. And honestly, as a nurse...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  18. I thought I could, but I couldn't. Yes, I believe in a woman's right to choose whatever birth she wishes. Yes, I...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  19. I am not "down coding".. I'm just marking what I can validate as the truth. I also educate, educate, educate. If that...
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    Forum: MDS Coordinator Information
  20. i am not disputing the more stringent requirement/s imposed by some states. kudos to them! it is permitted by the regs. ...
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  21. I am assuming the OP is in Indiana (based on the use of Myers & Stauffers). Indiana is different my friend. Although the...
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    Forum: MDS Coordinator Information
  22. Interview the CNA who took care of the resident on the day/shift in question then enter the actual code based on that info. ...
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    Forum: MDS Coordinator Information
  23. If I have 20 shifts of "dependent" and one hole in the ADL flow record, I code as extensive (because the RAI says to be...
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  24. It is a very upsetting article. He insinuates that LPNs and RNs are the same as NPs and makes no differentiation between...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  25. This "article" erodes his credibility and professionalism, and speaks poorly of him, not nurses. There are no facts, no...
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  26. I totally get your frustration; that is not in the patient's (EITHER patient) best interest at all. Is there not a way this...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  27. Yes, it is statistically true that babies who are supplemented generally aren't nursed as long, or that their moms give up...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  28. Well, I've done a lot of things in this thread. Somewhere out there is a good natured surgeon who still has my cell number...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. Is is safe to assume that the resident was medicare since you mention doing a 5 day? I don't get why you can't just move...
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    Forum: MDS Coordinator Information
  30. In this case, you would change the ARD to the day of discharge. There is nothing in the RAI that says that the MDS nurse...
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  31. correct! rai p2-37... since there was no assessment done, you cannot even bill at default. the facility will have...
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  32. Cris - It would not be appropriate to set an ARD if the window allowed had already passed. You may complete a late...
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    Forum: MDS Coordinator Information
  33. Don't forget Monday was a holiday and there was a snow emergency on Tuesday. Oh, weren't you sick on Wednesday? Since the...
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    Forum: MDS Coordinator Information
  34. Technically, can't set the date after day 8, so my rehab director and I have an agreement that if a patient discharges...
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    Forum: MDS Coordinator Information
  35. I think it's a nice idea, if it makes the mother more comfortable. I'm not really worried about what other people think of...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  36. I don't think private places are so much required, as somewhere to be allowed to pump without others protesting. I have...
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  37. Then maybe you should eat in a closet. Sorry, snarky comment; I know. But-- I think, as others have commented, that the...
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  38. these comments about modestly are disappointing coming from health professionals. No reason to be modest, it perpetuates...
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  39. I think breastfeeding rooms are a nice idea; however, I think the main problem is the fact that much of society needs to...
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  40. Not for nuthin', but this woman is the mother of someone who married an American and is here legally. But for the wife's...
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  41. Unfortunately, women aren't being given safe, acceptable alternatives. If hospitals weren't such birth factories, "get 'em...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  42. Enough with the Saggy Butt crap. Your a pre-nursing student...I PRAY you get into a nursing program that teaches you...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  43. Why can't we just acknowledge that there have been MANY MANY wonderful nurses throughout our history -- some of whom have...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. Thank you, thank you, thank you! It's cruel to let someone suffer his/her last hours in respiratory distress when you...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. Hey everyone, I am Jacem, a 23 year old female nursing student. I will receive my bachelors in May 2010.:spin: I was...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. I didn't necessarily want to drag up this whole thread but I wanted to add some thoughts to this discussion and comment...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  47. It may be inflammatory....but there are people who believe that cutting off a piece of healthy, normally-functioning tissue...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  48. I must lead a really sheltered life, because I rarely see kids acting horribly in public. When they do, usually the parents...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  49. I've never understood what purpose hitting serves. I never learned anything from being hit, except that when people are...
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  50. A friend of minds baby would be dead... if she DIDN"T co sleep. She awoke because the lack of normal movement from her baby...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing


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