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By Libitina

Joined Dec 21, '07. Posts: 146 (29% Liked) Likes: 84

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  1. Are you anticipating a gun fight fight when you bring your gun to work at the hospital? I a not starting an argument but...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  2. Hmmmm...nurse...scrubs....concealed weapons. ...what could possibly go wrong?
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  3. I know that it is useless in the car. But why would you bring it in a hospital? Not a place for a weapon. You have security...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  4. Well written. As a fellow RN, CNOR, I too have run into this attitude from other nurses who work outside the OR. Much of the...
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    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  5. Snatch it two reasons. One you keep looking until you find another. Two you also gain...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  6. Like others have said, I would take it just for the sake of having it while continuing to look elsewhere. As you said, it...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  7. Emory Nurses decreased their work hours from 12 hour shifts to 8 hour shifts with a 45 minute break and a shower after 4...
    Libitina
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  8. Excellent video. How many hospitals have this type of PPE available and the buddy system and showers in protocol?
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  9. Excellent video of nurses at Emory and how they protect themselves from Ebola: Nurses show how they prepare to treat...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  10. I'm expecting his resignation, too. And if he doesn't resign, he needs to be fired. What an ineffective and incompetent...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  11. 3fins, I agree with you. I too would be walking the other way, guiltless. They should have let the negligent administrators...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  12. Nurses from the hospital in Dallas have come forward to report on the deplorable conditions they had to work under while...
    Libitina
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  13. I've never heard this word. Had to look it up. And I'm well-read. ;) Perseveration - Wikipedia, the free...
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. When this started I totally thought you were going to talk about poop.
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. I am watching cnn outfront hosted by erin burnett. Throughout this program she has said the most offensive things about...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  16. How predictable that health officials are now saying "there must have been a breach in protocol." Are these healthcare...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  17. They always blame the nurses! I can't see a nurse who knows she will care for a patient with Ebola not taking all the...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  18. And didn't Brantley get infected despite use of PPE, but where was the CDC in throwing him under the bus? I rarely get angry...
    Libitina
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  19. And if we nurses demand the buddy system and better PPE, we will be vilified as not doing the jobs we were "called" to do.
    Libitina
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  20. Has anyone else noticed that it appears that the longer the virus is incubating in the host, the more likely it is to be...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  21. I don't even listen to this guy, but just because I am a nurse in an ED, it's "Welcome to the Dope Show" by Marylin Manson
    Libitina
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  22. the gloves are going to be contaminated period. take off gown and glove same time. I have used the bio hazard tyvec suits...
    Libitina
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  23. that theory goes right out he window in real life with a pathogen like ebola. you do not want to expose any uncovered skin...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  24. Then do you put on clean gloves? How do you prevent the virus from touching your fingers if you touch anything else with...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  25. Gloves are the first thing you remove... Check out this CDC website.
    Libitina
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  26. gloves are not the first thing you remove. you want to contaminate yourself? The first thing is the gown, by grabbing from...
    Libitina
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  27. The problem is, the right PPE should have meant she couldn't easily touch her face with a glove. BBC News - How not to...
    Libitina
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  28. They say it's not airborne, although there is already one airborne varient and what is to stop it from mutating. If we are...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  29. I wonder if lack of insurance played any role in not keeping him to test him the first time. Would not be the first time...
    Libitina
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  30. Beth slammed her locker closed, and adjusted her green scrubs. She pulled a blue bouffant cap over her hair and stepped into...
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    Article Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  31. Thank you for what you do!! Hello, Iím disabled (cerebral palsy) and use a wheelchair to get around. I have had many...
    Libitina
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  32. 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...
    Libitina
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  33. 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: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  34. Smart move. Please make sure that the Medical Director is fully aware of the problems within this organization. He is...
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. 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...
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. If a child becomes ill and possibly permanently disabled by for something that he was supposed to be vaccinated for the...
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. If you are even peripherally involved in a CMS investigation of Medicaid or Medicare fraud you will be unemployable at any...
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. If you have malpractice call them and ask for advice. Call your BON and ask them for advice. Here are my thoughts. You...
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. Forward the work emails to your home account before they are removed.
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  40. One correction-- have him write down his response.
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  41. If you are going to stay with this job, get malpractice insurance asap. With that being said, I would go back and suggest...
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  42. Oh, and save that email!!!
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  43. 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....
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. She is passing the buck of illegal activity to you. The answer is "No, I cannot falsify documentation." Whether you agree or...
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. My understanding is that federal law requires documentation of: Date vaccine given Date of publication of the Vaccine...
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. Every time I've given an immunization I have had to log the expiration date, lot number, and manufacturer. There's a lot of...
    Libitina
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  47. It is never easy having someone in your care die, sometimes though, it may be the better outcome. My dear father had AAA...
    Libitina
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  48. 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...
    Libitina
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  49. Which is exactly why I said "in case I could get your license in trouble." There are other grounds for discipline besides...
    Libitina
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  50. Ah yes, the joy of learning suture. ::cracks knuckles:: Let's talk some suture, shall we? First and foremost, allow...
    Libitina
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing


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