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Joined Sep 13, '07. Posts: 2,133 (71% Liked) Likes: 6,245

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  1. Oh, that first year is brutal for most. You have to tough it out. That's the only way it gets easier. It's...
    8:50 am
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  2. I would also work on building a good rapport with the nurse on station 3.
    Jul 25
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  3. Main job: 10 years in January. Seven as a tech and almost 3 as an RN. Other job: 1 year in September. I know you didn't...
    Jul 23
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Even though they may say you need your certification, sometimes a hospital will accept a nursing student who has completed...
    Jul 22
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  5. Do not stay there. The culture of the workplace will not change. Your facility sounds a lot like the first nursing home I...
    Jul 18
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  6. I would like it! I wanted to be an art teacher for most of my life, but life has a funny way of working, sometimes....
    Jul 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. They sure do use CNA's!I was a CNA on a geropsych unit myself before I was a nurse.However, our unit prefers prior...
    Jun 29
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  8. :roflmao::roflmao::roflmao::roflmao:
    Jun 25
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. Ugh. I have found that, sometimes, Doogie Howser disguises himself as an over middle-aged balding man who is freaking...
    Jun 16
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. I loved being a CNA, but bear in mind, I have been very lucky in that I have worked in nicer places with awesome staff. Not...
    May 19
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  11. I wish they could have more training. Sure you can teach anyone how to do tasks, but understanding why you're doing them...
    May 16
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  12. :banghead:
    May 14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Yeah! Me too! Outrageous! A complete abomination! ... You gonna share that?... :whistling:
    May 4
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. Let's see, I've sent patients out for sepsis, brain bleed, MI, fractures, pneumonia... I could go on. If I have an 80...
    May 1
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  15. And to think, I only bring my pen, pen light and stethoscope :confused: Apparently, I'm not as prepared for work as I...
    May 1
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  16. Okay... Will someone please tell me... Where can I get this job??? You know, where the nurse can have time to sit at the...
    Apr 30
    Forum: Patient Care Technician / Assistants (PCT/PCA)
  17. I always thought it was tacky to post things like that in the break room. We also get posted for things that we have due...
    Apr 27
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. Seroquel, Zyprexa, Risperdal and I think Geodon. edited to say, I realize those are antipsychotics... Not sure about...
    Apr 26
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  19. Apr 23 by melcolbstorm I was a CNA for over 20 years. As you can imagine, I worked with many different nurses with...
    Apr 25
    Forum: Patient Care Technician / Assistants (PCT/PCA)
  20. It takes time to learn how to do these things efficiently and smoothly. However, you stated, "this time consuming task...
    Apr 20
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant