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By SDALPN

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  1. 2 hours isn't nearly enough for a class. The families get more than that at the hospital. Its dangerous for the families to...
    Aug 15
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  2. If that's the case, the agency will eventually be made public and could have a long road ahead with the trouble they are...
    Aug 15
    Forum: Nursing News
  3. You are very misinformed. Agencies aren't supposed to hire new grads as ins requirements are for a minimum of a year of...
    Aug 15
    Forum: Nursing News
  4. Whoa there. Since when are you or any other specialty nurse better than a private duty nurse? I personally do PDN and...
    Aug 15
    Forum: Nursing News
  5. I'm sure being in your shoes, its different. But my immediate reaction is that I wouldn't have let someone do that. My bag...
    Aug 14
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  6. If they are openly that nosy, just think about how nosy they would be behind your back!
    Aug 13
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  7. For all they know, it could have been for your child or picked up for someone else. I requested it for the morning of my...
    Aug 13
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  8. Tracheostomy is a FB page. So is moms of trach babies group. Both have parents that bash. If they find out you're a nurse,...
    Aug 10
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  9. Someone mentioned MA programs that are two years. But a year of that is pre-reqs and the other year, they learn some skills...
    Aug 10
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. I like that..."collecting phone numbers". You nailed it on that one! Well done!
    Aug 10
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  11. I don't list my employer either. I wonder how the parents would view it if they snuck in to a group like that. Makes me...
    Aug 10
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  12. What most agencies won't tell you is that benefits require your arm, your first born child, and your soul. And that's if you...
    Aug 7
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  13. I've avoided the bad drivers. I worked with one family where the parent admitted he was a bad driver while we were on the...
    Aug 7
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  14. A waiver for any trips away from the home? That's odd. With all the dr appts some kids have and the trips to the mall or...
    Aug 7
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  15. Everyone is going way overboard with this. Not everything will be in the care plan. Not every activity will be mentioned....
    Aug 7
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  16. The word delusional comes to mind. May I add that its blessed, not bless. When you say "I pray you all are bless" its poor...
    Aug 4
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  17. You just say no. There will always be work. Kids, family, friends may always be there, but you will miss the memories you...
    Aug 1
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  18. I know someone who couldn't get into nursing school so she became a CMA. She calls herself a nurse and so does the office...
    Jul 28
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. Don't get me started on parents who won't change a diaper because they'll have a nurse in 16 hours that will take care of...
    Jul 28
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  20. Are you more concerned how you will appear to others as a nurse? Or are you more concerned about becoming a nurse? Your post...
    Jul 28
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner

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