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By edmia

Joined Aug 19, '07. Posts: 515 (52% Liked) Likes: 773

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  1. Honestly, the mobile app is what alerted me to this forum because on the What's New feed, everything shows up by time of...
    8:40 am
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  2. Oh my gosh! I'm so sorry about your husband's experience. Has anyone suggested a fecal transplant? It really works. I've...
    Jul 20
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. That's what I thought. Oh well. :(
    Jul 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. My thoughts exactly! Contact a lawyer familiar with labor contracts. How the heck is it your fault that they don't like you...
    Jul 12
    Forum: Long Term Acute Care (LTAC/LTACH)
  5. Oh my GrnTea! What a great resource! If this works from the app, I'll be thrilled. Here goes... :ninja: :coffee:
    Jul 11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Very nice thought! I've always brought a gift when leaving a job. Last one was easy -- the coffee maker was old and pretty...
    Jul 10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. At the core of all the issues mentioned is what I consider low respect for nurses from management. In any setting, nurses...
    Jun 29
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  8. And I just have to point out how this method of teaching annoys me to no end. It seems to be endemic in nursing education. ...
    Jun 29
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  9. Well the thing is that you are only given 1 word to decide. For example bleeding: is it observed bleeding or the patient...
    Jun 28
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  10. I would suggest a physical assessment text, such as Bates, to help you discern the difference between objective and...
    Jun 28
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  11. I'm a natural diplomat but there have been a couple of providers with attitudes. I just turned around, looked them straight...
    Jun 25
    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series
  12. Thank goodness! It sounds like a person with no hospice experience trying to make a profit and not wanting to pay the salary...
    Jun 23
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  13. I don't think a video is what you need. I would talk to the educator at your workplace and ask them to observe you and see...
    Jun 15
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  14. Slamming: Street term for IV drug use. Means taking a solid form of the drug, making it soluble, and injecting it.
    Jun 15
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  15. For me the 3 12s is a no brainier. 4 10s still feels like a workweek. And only 1 weekend a month? That's great! I would much...
    Jun 1
    Forum: Nursing Job Search Assistance
  16. It's against TOS to use credentials that are not yours, but the word nurse is not a protected title. But then again, that's...
    May 27
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. Well, as a hospice nurse I still think your descriptions of the patient do not point to a well managed death. Not your fault...
    May 21
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  18. Are you talking about non-nurses? A section for the general public? If you truly meant to say non-NP, then I don't think...
    May 21
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  19. Wonderful stories. My first is too personal so I can't post it. It did prepare me for death as a nurse because nothing...
    May 19
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Coffee filter filled with ground coffee in a corner. Does a good job of absorbing those horrible smells of decaying bodies,...
    May 18
    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series

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