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By megjrn

Joined Nov 4, '03. Posts: 31 (42% Liked) Likes: 29

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  1. I have no problem with this law. Do the crime, do the time, and not all time is necessarily in a prison. Fifteen years...
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    Forum: Florida Nursing
  2. "angel garcia: Whats even funnier is that if u seal your record u can actually lie on the applicaton for licensing by...
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    Forum: Florida Nursing
  3. I am a new nurse, and I was shocked when I found out just how badly nurses are treated, and how as a group nurses do nothing...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  4. nasty toenails on people who are able to take care of them. You know, the really thick, 2" long ones. Usually on dudes who...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Agreed. Or at least hire the ones that want to come to work.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Or...you could hire the right number of nurses, and provide them with enough support that they don't spend their time doing...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Or maybe someone is just asking for help because they don't understand the problem???? There is no one person who knows...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Hi Lorie P! I have not been on allnurses in a couple days. I just saw your post and I am so sorry at what has happened. ...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  9. I hate to tell you this, but by the time you have made to through the rigorous experience that we call nursing school, those...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  10. Right, and that has to be evaluated on an individual basis. We were not there with this person and his/her experiences. We...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  11. Emphasis sometimes. What I have observed is there are a lot of nurses who want to do well, yet the games never end--and...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  12. The actual sad truth is that we will never know about this particular person. What I do know is capriciousness, lack of...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  13. Well, it's not necessarily about them being mean and hateful, though some are. It's about them being sneaky, cut-throat,...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  14. agree. i know nurses who are mean and hateful to everybody regardless of how long you've been working and it has nothing to...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  15. I do totally hear where you're coming from with your points. We've been getting in trouble at work recently if we're not...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  16. Yes and cx, it's harder to take when it comes so often to so many in this so called caring profession. Don't get me wrong. ...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  17. There is nothing more horrible than being let go. The scars sometimes never go away. It is like post-traumatic stress...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  18. Again, there is a way to do this--and in must be integrated with a mixed approached taking in consideration the style of...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  19. Remember this.....There is no one who is harder on the self than the self. Sometimes people are looking for someone to help...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  20. Do you ever wonder why there is a nursing shortage?
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  21. I totally see what you are saying here--absolutely. But trust me. You have to know by now that there are a significant...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  22. I disagree. If a nurse can make it thru nursing school and pass NCLEX then who is to say that nurse is in the wrong...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  23. thank you for the further clarification. maybe icu was a bit too much for, she should have been started on a med-surg floor.
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  24. I think you are a little too aggressive. This is not personal people are just voicing their opinions..... No offense but...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  25. Hey, Stop it! Flame me if you want, but, I think OP can speak for herself. She doesn't need "the crew" running to her...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  26. where to start? i remember once being on clinicals and we witnessed two nurses at change of shift argueing about what...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  27. I agree with you that she needs to have her meds adjusted. Can you advocate for this? Too bad you can't get tox reports on...
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    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  28. The problem is that in the US an adult who is awake, alert and oriented has the right to refuse care regardless of the risk...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. I have never thought it was a good question to ask, no one really knows until they are in a situation. I *have*had a...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. THAT is where the paramedics, ski patrol come in and educate those who DONT know this and insist she be seen. Even if not...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. The general public is suffering from INHTM syndrome. That is "It'll Never Happen to Me". I can't tell you the number of...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. If she was just standing there, doing nothing I'd have picked up the phone, and promptly handed it to her. But then again,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. When I first came to the USA 4 years ago I really didn't think I would do Nursing. First of all I didn't know any English,...
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    Article Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. This is a perfect example of why you should always treat the patient and not the monitor. One thing to always keep in...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. Oxygen is exchanged at the alveolar level in the lungs- if there is no hgb to pick it up, it does enter the bloodstream as...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. If a patient cannot have blood transfused, you can try starting them on Procrit/Epogen to stimulate production of more RBCs.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. Please... pleeeeease all-powerful pharmacy tech, I BEG you PLEASE send me the Lyrica I asked for 2 hours ago so my patient...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. My job is horrible, dreaded, makes me ill...literally. I work med/surg. With staff cut to skeleton crew, I cant take the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. I'm sorry you got fired, that must be difficult for you. I really can't fathom how you could be fired over one customer...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  40. I'm sorry for your loss Southern but you did misread the OP. What she said was it's not like it was a full term baby that I...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  41. I can not believe they fired you over this...they could have at least asked you what happened and listened to you.....I am...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  42. "I did get a note once saying I'd forgotten to clock in with my badge too many times (we have a book where you sign in when...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  43. I generally have 2-3 patients and have made mistakes. You're being too hard on yourself. They have unrealistic...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. Congrats. I'm glad you did not get terminated from your job. Take this opportunity though to look for new positions...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. It apparently worked but you're on thin ice professionally. This could be a form of terrorism, assault, something worse. ...
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    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  46. My friend had an inmate using the "F" word. He let him know he was going to sue him for sexual harassment. Every time he...
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    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  47. I would say to that DON, "Sure. I'd be happy to stay. But since I am no longer employed at this establishment, I will be...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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