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By nurse2033

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  1. My position on deployment is this: if you join the military in any way, shape, or form, you should plan on deploying at some...
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    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  2. I'm almost 56, am valued as a professional and plan to cont to work for many more years. My advice: 1. Stay current...
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  3. And several people have responded that there is no situation in which it is legally, professionally acceptable for you to...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  4. There's a thread here somewhere which describes a variety of logistical approaches. Also check the ENA website for...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  5. All men in nursing & male nursing students should consider going to this conference. It's a great opportunity to meet...
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    Forum: Men in Nursing
  6. If a security guard sees an XR with no patient's name and the doctor shows it to him because he's in Rad tech school or...
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    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  7. I'm agnostic leaning heavily towards atheism, so it was awkward for me too at first. If they want to pray with me i bow my...
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    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  8. Agree with all the qualities that OP listed. But there's something missing. Educators need to be 'educated' and competent...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Nurse Staff Development
  9. Yes, I meant TRAUMA, not trauma. Lol. Pts that are legit traumas, not just occupying a trauma bay. I guess it depends on...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  10. Show up on time and treat every minute there like a working job interview. Because it is.
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  11. No, its not a violation. The nurse is making an stating a statement made by the client, perhaps a excessively detailed but I...
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    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  12. No violation. She simply charted what a family member reported.
    nurse2033
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  13. That is beyond cold, talk about kicking someone when they're down! It is cruel, wrong, and totally inappropriate. I would...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. I would go to HR as some had suggested, surely she is entitled to bereavement time! I would hope HR and the director above...
    nurse2033
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. what a dumb statement on her part. I'm usually the one cleaning up after the women when I come on shift, throwing away...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  16. My Gosh! What if, instead of gender, she referred to race- ie: "a (ethnic slur term of choice) must have been teaching in...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  17. She is a sexist POS
    nurse2033
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  18. 16 year veteran here...It is an addiction. I am addicted to the crazies. I love keeping my cool and trying to disarm the...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  19. Unbelievable. He assaults you, then the hospital assaults you again by threatening your job if you report him. I would...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  20. We have a lot of these types. We have many indigents who come to the ER after someone sees them sleeping in an alley, drunk...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  21. I just had my first Nursing school orientation meeting last week, out of the 50 Nursing students 5 of us were males. On top...
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    Forum: Men in Nursing
  22. I second the motion. The evidence will prove it to be true. If action against you results (which it sounds like it already...
    nurse2033
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  23. Agree - report it via the compliance line. This information is routed to channels outside the influence of your nurse...
    nurse2033
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  24. I would call the compliance line. It's not retaliation. It's part of respecting your patients privacy.
    nurse2033
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  25. "Hello? Police? There's a guy here who looks like that bad man from the television. Come quick." <click> No HIPAA...
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    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  26. Discrimination? Nah. Just good common sense. 1- Hospitals insure employees. Smokers are more likely to cost a lot more...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  27. While some risky lifestyle choices are legal and some are not, they're all entirely voluntary. How hypocritical is it for...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  28. I've worked as a surveyor/regulator for my state and CMS in the past, and, in my experience, these kinds of rule changes are...
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    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  29. It's one of those typical critical thinking types of questions - if all 3 angles are different (based on the information...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  30. There are many, many threads on this under government/military nursing under specialties. Short story, unless you just...
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    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  31. What you are seeing is the result of bacterial endotoxins (lipopolysaccharides) being released into the bloodstream due to...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  32. I have been an ICU nurse the majority of my 30 years in nursing. I started out and am still a diploma RN. I learned "old...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  33. I don't watch worthless **** like that...matter of fact I don't watch much of McWorld crap.
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    Forum: Men in Nursing
  34. Men don't watch Grey's Anatomy.
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    Forum: Men in Nursing
  35. I'm in the ER and people complain about EVERYTHING! 90% of the complaints are things I have no control over. But you know...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  36. I just wanted to add a couple of things, as a pretty chunky gal myself (thank you, steroids). A person doesn't have to...
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    Forum: Patient Education
  37. Sometimes "nice" doesn't work and you just have to stop enabling them, be frank and tell them they either change or die. I...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Patient Education
  38. I agree with the "head on" approach recommended by SoldierNurse. It's useless to discuss specific weight loss strategies if...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Patient Education
  39. God's not going to pass your meds. That is your main function at the facility. Call the doc with the blood sugar, act on...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  40. The problem with this is that it actually sounds like typical dementia behavior. If it is not causing harm to the resident...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  41. My recommendation, since you already have a bachelor's degree, is to do an Accelerated BSN program. Once you've done that,...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  42. I am so sorry for your loss.
    nurse2033
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  43. I am sorry you feel this way. It is not a reflection on you but on how intitaled society has become. I applaud you for...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  44. Happy Holiday Lisa, I ran into the same situation as you when I first starting working in the jail. I refused to see any...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  45. Welcome to allnurses! I think your best bet is to talk to your nurse manager about this. Families want us to do all...
    nurse2033
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  46. I'm not an educator (I'm in an MSN program) but at our school we were given 1 minute per question from Day 1. Our first...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  47. Partially due to the Florida case where the prison nurses won lawsuits over the COs turning their heads to the inmates...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  48. Great question, you sound like you have lots of passion. No. 1 go with your passion, if its speaking then talk to as many...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Entrepreneurs in Nursing
  49. At my work, I can write conduct complaints (and enforce them) against inmates, and these may result in such punitive actions...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  50. Have you considered the ethical implications of supporting this school? I can understand being naive, but I don't think I...
    nurse2033
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty


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