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  1. OP, this is a pretty easy question. The method of CPR utilized depends on the setting. If you're on the street,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. When I worked at a major military medical facility, nursing was routinely screened for PTSD. We cared for Soldiers who had...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  3. It is pretty common in the US for employers to throw away nurses who suffer psychological harm in the course of their work,...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  4. Hi all, A friend of mine had a very bad breakdown 18 months ago. It's a very long story but the after effects of a...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  5. Random response to a random question: whenever someone talks down to you, jump on the nearest table or counter, then they...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  6. As a new grad, I am often reminded of the mantra "there is no such thing as a stupid question" every time I get that...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  7. This post has me laughing. I used to work with a nurse like this. It's almost like they're 'one-upping' you, isn't it? ...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. But their comeuppance is most delicious.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. Nothing like a know-nothing know-it-all.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. Often nurses on the floor, while in their busiest minutes of their day, and sometimes even during a crisis, are hunted down...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  11. Lots of missings here. Is the nurse salaried? Are the other staff members not nurses? What is the procedure if the nurse is...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  12. The nurse only told them to do what they would have done if they had not seen her again after 5 pm, but that won't stop the...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  13. What is there to be ambivalent about? There is every reason to believe that if the Dr. had missed, or had not been carrying...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  14. A sign saying "gun-free zone" is welcoming those with intentions to hurt people, knowing that the victims will be...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  15. And that is the difference between responsible and non responsible gun ownership. God bless the doctor who saved so many...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  16. I could cover the walls of my house with rules that are made, then bent and broken. Sometimes the rules need to be broken....
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    Forum: Nursing News
  17. And thankfully, he did. If intelligent minds prevail, that he had a firearm (in violation of a stupid rule) will be...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  18. Same way the gunmen did. He just had better intentions.
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    Forum: Nursing News
  19. This is so true! I was so miserable my first two years out of nursing school that I felt often as though I made a BIG...
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    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  20. Patient last name "Test" other departments constantly using said patient fir training because they think it's a test...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Definitely. I feel like I had two separate first years. One as a new grad in the NICU and one in the ED two years after...
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    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  22. After 2 years of job searching after graduation, it was inpatient psych that called me and was willing to hire me. Not...
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    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  23. I can attest to the truth of this myself. I am about to enter year 4 and I am actually getting personal fulfillment from...
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    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  24. The first year of nursing is miserable. Everyone is miserable during the first year of nursing. You go from being a...
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    Article Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  25. It's a good topic. Obviously you're not coming to us crying because this nurse made you feel bad or hurt your feelings...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  26. I wipe big butts and I cannot lie.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  27. ^THIS...so eloquently written. :yes:
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  28. (to the tune of "Another one bites the dust...") And everybody wipes, everybody wipes, everybody wipes the butt!!!
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  29. Everybody wipes a rear end.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  30. 1) You were not "destroyed." :nono: You had a setback and learned some things about yourself, and now, with your new...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  31. Whenever I feel the need to explain to a student what it is we actually do, I usually quote Virginia Henderson from 1966...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  32. 'Basic nursing care' is the most skilled kind of nursing there is, and needs years of experience before anyone is halfway...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  33. I get frustrated when I have so many patients, I have no choice but to leave the basic care like toileting and bathing to...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  34. Alternative title (courtesy of Brian Booth): How much is that cheap thing you bought going to cost you in the long run? ...
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    Article Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  35. For the geriatric patients, we use bed alarms so we know if they get up and we can get there quickly. If someone is likely...
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    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  36. My humble opinion: Our own personal well-being is of the utmost importance. We cannot serve ourselves, much less others,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. Why in the heck was the nurse wearing earrings in psych? When I worked psych, people knew better than to wear earrings....
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. You can't pass it. There is no explanation as it's illegal on the federal level. If you are tested this will be a hard...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  39. Pay rates in Florida tend to be lower than the national average because people will willingly accept lower wages in exchange...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  40. If they do not, you can take a CNA course and get certified--there's usually many available, do not take a really long time,...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  41. Why do people act this way? I think it is insecurity and the need to dominate when threatened. And it's not just in the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  42. Coworkers can make or break a shift. I always appreciate when I'm working with a good team.
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    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  43. Right now, I am giving a Prayer of Thanks to God Almighty for my Great Co-Workers who have made the past Two Nights not...
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    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  44. Only one way to find out. Create a budget. Add in food cost, rent, utilities, insurance, clothing allowance, gasoline,...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  45. I'm sure that you didn't mean it like that, but it sounds like you're saying a CNA's salary is crap. Maybe it is. As a CNA I...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  46. OMG after reading this thread, my idea of psych nursing is not as rosy as I thought.
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    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  47. I know that anxiety. Some mornings when I worked full time, I would look at the phone and think "ring. Tell me census is...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  48. I always said I'd come back and haunt the hospital. I'd help the good nurses - calm agitated pts, help pts where I could....
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  49. My ghost story happened during my student years when I had one of my placements in a medsurg floor in an old hospital wing....
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  50. My post is addressing only my workplace...not all of your workplaces. I work in an environment of "blame the nurse." ...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety


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