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By Chaya

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  1. Not all that unusual but had a gentleman with hypospadia; his urethral opening was on the underside of his penis about an...
    Oct 20 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Our agency schedules 2 hr for a SOC. I find my patients who are newly dc'ed from the hospital are pretty well fried by that...
    Oct 12 '13
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  3. My super power would be a Harry Potter based variation on the being in 2 places at the same time theme...ya know how...
    Oct 12 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Thanks to you both for your feedback. I went with the larger agency and just finished my first week. Most of my new...
    Dec 23 '12
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  5. Yep-another one of those reminders that it's not up to us...I never mind being humbled this way, though.
    Dec 15 '12
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  6. If I am sending an unsolicited resume to a facility, I will try to look up that info on their website if there is one. You...
    Dec 15 '12
    Forum: Nursing Resume Help
  7. Definitely happens. Although I think the job market is becoming less tight out there, employers have definitely been...
    Dec 15 '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. OK-gotta say that's something I've never heard of before! (And I didn't think there was anything that could surprise me!)
    Dec 12 '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. One is salaried until you're out on your own, then per case. The other is an hourly salary. Both have a quota for the number...
    Dec 11 '12
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  10. I have experience in acute inpatient rehab and in med/surg. I have 2 offers in Home Health companies and I'm trying to...
    Dec 11 '12
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  11. It is what it is!
    Dec 10 '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. Yep, that was a typical "toothbrushing" rhythm; any rapid repetitive movement could fit the bill!
    Dec 10 '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  13. I have heard "picking" described as a archtypical end-of-life behavior and have seen it on occasion in pts that were getting...
    Dec 10 '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Nothing wrong with noting a recurring correlation between 2 events, even if we can't explain it. It's not necessarily...
    Nov 20 '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  15. Cuz' then they'd have to pay for it
    Oct 24 '12
    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series
  16. I kknow I'm kinda cynical but spending a little extra time periodically re-assessing your pt, maybe advocating for a lab or...
    Sep 27 '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  17. The cartoons on the scrubs make the difference-I'm sure the in-between age kids think they are very cool. I agree that...
    Sep 26 '12
    Forum: Pediatric Nursing
  18. Studies have been made to analyze the hours immediately preceding an arrest and see if there are any signs and symptoms that...
    Sep 26 '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. Yep-because it's a consistently repeating pattern in my experience (that and the full moon, too). I'm not talking about...
    Jul 15 '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  20. Kewl. I just alway figured once it was out of anyone's mouth we were doomed.
    Jul 15 '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations

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