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Joined May 31, '07. Posts: 29 (3% Liked) Likes: 1

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  1. I am an LPN in the US and thinking of moving to the UK. I am wondering how this works if I want to work in the nursing field.
    Jun 12 '11
    Forum: International Nursing
  2. Demerol masks the pain with heavy CNS sedation. The sedation can impede recovery by not only not treating the pain, but by...
    Aug 12 '07
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  3. I worked at a hospital that did "team nursing" for about 2 months. HATED IT! You do all of the CNA work & 1/2 of the RN...
    Aug 5 '07
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  4. I did work for Covenant, however not on the floor. I worked in the clinic.
    Aug 2 '07
    Forum: Iowa Nursing
  5. Covenant is a good organization to work for. As a hospital CNA you will still be doing much of the same tasks however they...
    Aug 1 '07
    Forum: Iowa Nursing
  6. Nursing is an extremely physical job! Staffing, especially in LTC, can be iffy so you can't always depend on someone else to...
    Jul 26 '07
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  7. I am thinking of a similar road. How did you get started?
    Jul 11 '07
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  8. I have been considering something similar, would you please let me know how to start. Thanks, Elisha
    Jul 10 '07
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  9. I'm glad that you got some relief! I got my cortisone shot in the office in the am and walked downstairs and worked a 12...
    Jun 29 '07
    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  10. I am just now considering going back to agency. I loved it! I had very steady positions at some really interesting clinics....
    Jun 26 '07
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  11. Iowa's renewal rate is $99.00 now. And the LPN license is now the same as the RN. (Of course salaries are not even in the...
    Jun 7 '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. I am a nurse for the ARC blood services. As long as you have taken your last dose of atb you are fine to donate. As for...
    Jun 7 '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. I have a vine around my right forearm. It has caused me a bit of grief at work early on but not too much anymore. I got...
    Jun 7 '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. I am wanting to start my own HH agency and PRN staffing agency in Iowa but am at a loss as to how and what to bill for...
    Jun 2 '07
    Forum: Entrepreneurs in Nursing
  15. I have been an LPN for about 10 years. I have worked LTC (to get my feet wet), Med/Surg, Tele, assist in ICU and ER. I have...
    Jun 2 '07
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  16. I am wanting to start my own HH agency but am a bit lost as to how and what to bill for services, where to begin the...
    Jun 2 '07
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  17. I am wanting to start my own HH agency but am a bit lost as to how and what to bill for services, where to begin the...
    Jun 2 '07
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  18. It sounds like plantar fasciitis. It is when the fascia gets inflamed and then will shorten in the night. That would explain...
    Jun 2 '07
    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  19. From what I understand, the new orders were written and approved by the attending? If so, then the student wasn't giving the...
    May 31 '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. You could say that. My mother diagnosed with bipolar, however, today she would also be diagnosed with severe PTSD. She...
    May 31 '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion

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