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  1. If its late it will come up asking for a note to explain why it was administered late usually. Depends on your system. Do...
    May 7 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  2. We have to spend the week doing trainings for our new computer system. I didn't work the floor today, but at the desk I saw...
    May 6 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  3. I have to agree. You verbally abused a resident by your own admission. Most states requiring no warning, you would get...
    May 6 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  4. I do this as well. when I'm on a floor where I know the resident's and their meds and how they like them, I can do those...
    May 6 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  5. We recently stopped having to chart transfer and adl items. MDS checks transfer status and keeps it updated in their...
    May 6 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  6. they showed us that today, but then said we couldn't use the one from the day before. After quite a bit of negative...
    May 6 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  7. Do you not have a charge nurse? Our charge nurse is the one who is in charge of making the calls and doing the paperwork if...
    May 6 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  8. REally? more? LTC here would start you out from 22-25 most likely. No idea what the top out is but probably no more than...
    May 6 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  9. I work in a typical ltc facility. We have a combination of medicare A, medicaid and private pay residents. We are going to...
    May 6 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  10. No idea, the aids do that. We have a bath aid who specifically is in charge of the baths
    May 6 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  11. I still can't figure out how you could go through all the mars, tars, pull cards, do chemstix, give insulin, change...
    May 6 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  12. As a new grad I started on NOC shifts for the first three months of my job. I received 7 shifts of training before I was on...
    Jan 28 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  13. My rule is cover your basics for your Med A, MDS, cover alerts and anything new. Cover it briefly. We have some nurses who...
    Jan 28 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  14. No that's common. I, however, would not feel comfortable being the only nurse on staff. My facility is one of the best in...
    Jan 28 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  15. I agree. You're a team, forge a relationship with them by being on the floor talking to all your staff directly, not just...
    Jan 28 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  16. Well to clarify to the person who thinks I'm blasting an ER...I wasn't. This resident was sent to the ER on Dr's orders for...
    Jan 28 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  17. Just looking for some help to find written law for a situation. I work in LTC. We have a new resident who on their first...
    Jan 26 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  18. I'm just curious as to how Seattle area wages compare to Spokane where I currently work in a skilled nursing facility. I...
    Oct 12 '12
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  19. Sacred Heart and Deaconess are constantly advertising for someone with the type of experience you have.
    Oct 12 '12
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  20. since its been over a year I would suggest the full kaplan review program if you can afford the cash. they have a...
    Feb 19 '12
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum

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