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By Chaya

Joined Mar 5, '03 - from 'Bosstown metro area'. He has '15' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'Rehab, Med Surg, Home Care'. Posts: 1,092 (17% Liked) Likes: 415

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  1. My heart goes out to you b/c I've walked much the same path and have felt that pain as long as I can remember. No...
    Oct 1
    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  2. All the weird medical anomaly shows on Discovery, etc: Man with no Face, Boy with 8 Legs, World's Largest Mom/ Dad/Man, My...
    Jun 13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. It is what it is!
    Dec 10 '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  14. Yep, that was a typical "toothbrushing" rhythm; any rapid repetitive movement could fit the bill!
    Dec 10 '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. Cuz' then they'd have to pay for it
    Oct 24 '12
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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

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