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By Libitina

Joined Dec 21, '07. Posts: 139 (27% Liked) Likes: 74

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  1. Thank you for what you do!! Hello, Iím disabled (cerebral palsy) and use a wheelchair to get around. I have had many...
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  2. What would I do? I would do just as I do with my HIV or TB patients. I would be assiduous about precautions, wash my hands...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. This is such a myth, at least in right-to-work state FL! Well, maybe *technically* you won't be abandoning a pt but you...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Smart move. Please make sure that the Medical Director is fully aware of the problems within this organization. He is...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. I won't repeat what's already been said so eloquently by other posters, but just wanted to chime in to say, DO NOT UNDER ANY...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. If a child becomes ill and possibly permanently disabled by for something that he was supposed to be vaccinated for the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. If you are even peripherally involved in a CMS investigation of Medicaid or Medicare fraud you will be unemployable at any...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. If you have malpractice call them and ask for advice. Call your BON and ask them for advice. Here are my thoughts. You...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Forward the work emails to your home account before they are removed.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. One correction-- have him write down his response.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. If you are going to stay with this job, get malpractice insurance asap. With that being said, I would go back and suggest...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Oh, and save that email!!!
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. I do not sign off on things I didn't do, unless I've witnessed them myself. It's a personal policy. A line I won't cross....
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. She is passing the buck of illegal activity to you. The answer is "No, I cannot falsify documentation." Whether you agree or...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. My understanding is that federal law requires documentation of: Date vaccine given Date of publication of the Vaccine...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Every time I've given an immunization I have had to log the expiration date, lot number, and manufacturer. There's a lot of...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. It is never easy having someone in your care die, sometimes though, it may be the better outcome. My dear father had AAA...
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    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  18. Big hug to ya:hug: Since I'm on the heart team/vascular team I guess I see a little more of this than the average OR...
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    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  19. Which is exactly why I said "in case I could get your license in trouble." There are other grounds for discipline besides...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Ah yes, the joy of learning suture. ::cracks knuckles:: Let's talk some suture, shall we? First and foremost, allow...
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    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  21. I also wonder if Ebola is airborne because I find it difficult to believe that the expert doctors, Brantly and Writebol,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. I totally understand your point of view, wanting to avoid spreading disease to your loved one. However, I think nurses who...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. I must be missing something here. I am not sure what their bond with their children has to do with this. BTW, I am a...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. I received this via email so I am sharing the information: This is an official CDC HEALTH ADVISORY Distributed via...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. I have to say that this thread is a fascinating look at the survival instinct in action. To those who worked on the HIV...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  26. And are you saying that familial bonds aren't as strong? :confused: True bonds that we make as humans can be just as...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. I get that you see that there's a difference between using a trump card and not wanting to expose other people, but I don't....
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. One of the news stations showed the isolation rooms and discussed some of these safety factors with the doctor at Emory. ...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. American Ebola patient arrives at hospital - CNN.com Video
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. Do you have a link? I thought I read that the patient was in "grave but stable" condition.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. That was my point. There were other explanations. Ebola isn't suddenly going to mutate and become airborn out of no...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. Do you really think they are going to float people into that isolation? We are not talking "some hospital" we are talking...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. You did fine. I would tell the patient "you know where to find me....we LOVE to hear from out patients". I they persist...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  34. If that's the one with that British actor I can't think of the name, it sucked lol. I vote for Outbreak with Dustin Hoffman.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. my sister-in-law was pregnant with m/f fraternal twins several years ago and my dear mother-in-law informed us that they...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  36. how do you know that "a good portion of your peers" are voting for Obama?? Unnecessary and uncalled for, indeed.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  37. oooh, the one about missed orifices made me remember my first year out of school-- i was working in a pacu and we often...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  38. I love it when I'm admitting a pt and when asking about health history they tell you something completely not related to the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  39. WHAT??? :eek:
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  40. My in-laws all refuse to go to the dentist. Because they know lots of people that had nothing wrong with their teeth until...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  41. I think the poster is referring to the gas related to laproscopic procedures, not flatulence after surgery. When a...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  42. I will add something. First I think this is great! I first read it, as written here, word for word, in original first seen...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  43. A few years ago there was a patient on my unit on C-Diff isolation. I walked by the room to see her adult son, wearing...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  44. Why yes. Yes it is.
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  45. Cold! Except for Peds and trauma, our temps are adjusted based on the comfort of the surgeon & staff they are scrubbed in....
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    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  46. This was a good catch and this woman may literally owe her life to those nurses. The other detail I found interesting is...
    Libitina
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  47. I've had numerous cases of family members dropping off the demented spouses of the patient both in LTC and acute care. They...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  48. There are so many! :facepalm: There was the lady who had multiple complications post CABG. She was in ICU FOR EVER!....
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  49. UG we had a mom with m/f twins do this. Spelled the girl name ending with an i and the boy name ending with a y. Marly and...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  50. The difference is a mother should not be made to feel guilty about not breastfeeding her baby. There maybe risks from...
    Libitina
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing


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