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  1. That's ridiculous. I still think it's crazy to say you're going to faint and need to get a drink. I'm surprised you...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  2. Have your buddy "rescue page" you out of the room. Set an appointed time when you want your pager/phone to ring - or you can...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. Reading an EKG is a skill....knowing why those changes are there, what coronary artery is affected, and how does this impact...
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    Forum: Flight Nursing / Surface Transport Nursing
  4. Make sure the school that you plan on transfering too for your BSN will accept the credits from your current program. It...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  5. This sounds like a med error waiting to happen. They should be giving you either a weight based dose (i.e. 12 units/kg/hr...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  6. That was probably the most expensive dump(s) she's ever going to take.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. I'm not saying and yes I learned from it.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Personally, I think you could cut to the chase, which is this immutable truth: All patients and families are sui generis...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  9. We have all had those days where a career in food services sounded better...((HUGS)) Indulge in your favourite food, have...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. If meds are due at 0900, the basic standard is that you have +/- one hour to give them. Therefore, the facility can choose...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  11. You are not the first CNA this has happened to and you won't be the last.
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  12. Wow, one night is a good name for this, look at this ingredient list ;)
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    Photo Forum: Nurses Rock
  13. I was 18 years old when I graduated nursing school with a ADN (child prodigy ;)) that was 35 years ago. Which would be...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. I don't remember my first, but I remember one of my orientees' first. We were in the ICU and the patient started to report...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. If you work full-time M-F as a teacher and after hours grading papers, planning assignments, attending required open houses,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Well then, you have some decisions to make. :) Personally, I resent every bit of time I spend in transit as time I could...
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    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  17. This might be something of a vent, but I am very tired of rehab people thinking they are the be all and end all of skilled...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  18. My mom wanted to get me the biggest and best for graduation ...
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    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  19. The patient can aways refuse a physician plan of care or any part thereof. And LTC is not jail. Call 911 and have him...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. We all wow ourself at work with what we have put up with in a shift and still keep on going back day after day in spite of...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  21. Reminds me of the young DKA in ICU that was discharged recently. He complained of being bothered "every 15 minutes." I,...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  22. I recently went to a job interview and one of the first questions I was asked is, "When was the last time you wow'ed a...
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    Article Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  23. By posting your place of employment...you are representing them as their agent and therefore will be held accountable by the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. True, vanco is not available in tablets or in even 500mg for oral dosing. available oral forms: (Vancocin HCl Pulvules)...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  25. That's the thing I like about healthcare in Canada, it's not about customer service. Either you want to be there to get...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  26. WOW, in the real world my care plan would be "get thee child to a different doctor" because anyone who says there's nothing...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  27. Duuu-uu-uude, it's like this? You apparently have a form that has blanks in it? You, like, fill in the blanks? With a pen? ...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  28. Thanks for the feedback. Let me return the favor. This attitude will end up hurting you, or worse others, in the end....
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  29. I've always been one that enjoyed having students. Im not one to eat the young. We were all there once. But I feel like I'm...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. haha...love this!
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  31. The Galactic Paperwork Reduction Act of 2013: Chart it one time in one place. That's all you get, that's all you need.
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  32. I wish we could target treatment at actual patient issues instead of scrambling to cover our 5th point of contact "in case...
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  33. Lose the "customer-service" approach once and for all. This isn't Disneyland, for Pete's sake! Get Press-Gainey out of the...
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  34. Offerings of food are very much appreciated :) Suggestions: 1. Only bring them on the last day when you are finished...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. Ive read many posts regarding here from newer nurses complaining of being treated less than kindly from seasoned nurses. I...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. I agree that I would love to see the proprietary borderline-scam "schools" outlawed. Beyond that, I still think it is the...
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    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  37. Schools offer education, not jobs. It is up to the individual prospective student to do the research and make a choice s/he...
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    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  38. I'm sorry you're being treated badly by a resident. You need to make it clear to them that you are not there to be treated...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  39. I think it's kind of sad that so many people are willing to ditch tradition. I agree that it's a way to tie the past with...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  40. Of course not. But :facepalm: this is not sex discrimination. You are not being denied any of the facilities or...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  41. They want you to wear scrubs and a cap? That bothers me. It isn't just the cap that's traditional, it's the "whites",...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  42. So much juicy goodness, but I snipped the best parts. I will address these one at a time. First, just as an FYI, speaking...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  43. Part of the blame for this needs to go to nursing schools for hammering into students brains that "real" nursing = hospital...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  44. Dear new grad, I am sorry (sort of) that you did not get your dream job in a hospital and you are here instead. I know...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  45. That is how you learn by asking questions. R.N. to BSN means you are already an associate degree nurse or diploma nurse and...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  46. Give her the facts about the patient and any pertinent information. If she has questions then she can refer to the chart....
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  47. Would I marry or date a patient or ex-patient?? No way! For one thing....my husband would get very angry with me!!!
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  48. I am a nursing student and my fiance is a History major and we see each other about twice a week...maybe! Normally only for...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  49. Ouch GummibearsRN. Are you sure you want to post a work e-mail on the internet where everyone can read it?
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  50. My thoughts.....my thoughts are that this is a manager who appears to be fed up and tired with the behavior/disrespect of...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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