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By Paco-RN

Joined Mar 25, '09. Posts: 2,805 (28% Liked) Likes: 2,085

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  1. Nope. I wouldn't have done any different. In fact, I would have felt safer with the CDC telling me that I was okay. I...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  2. This began as a support thread, in case Amber or Nina were online reading...and it went downhill quickly. I shouldn't be...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  3. Did Ms. Vinson make an error in judgment? Maybe...hindsight is 20/20. But on another thread on this very site, some were...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  4. It is so easy to judge her actions when you were not in her shoes isnt it? I pray both nurses have a speedy recovery.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  5. It occurred to me this morning that Ms. Pham or Ms. Vinson might be members here at AN, and they may be reading some of...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  6. PanTravelers has a board resource that answers all questions quickly! I looked this up for you (the site requires a free...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  7. I live in a compact state and I have four non compact licenses. Each time I have applied for a license, I had to have all...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  8. I worked with a nurse who called off for an entire week because she said her mother died. Everyone felt terrible we got her...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Just curious: Once you all have more experience, do you think you will take your experience back toward legal nurse...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Legal Nursing
  10. THIS. WHY would one feel guilty calling in sick? We are grown adults; if one has to call in, then call in. The end.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. I was 62, almost 63, when I started the ADN program, and graduated at age 64. I was 65 when I got my first job. Age is just...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  12. But that gives a point of how people would like to be addressed; some people do believe Sir and Ma'am are relegated to...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. i almost thought for a second we might be working at the same place! because the exact same thing happens where i work -...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  14. You are so kind to notice the plight of the nsg students. I've been a student as well as a staff nurse in the last 12...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  15. I practiced law for 15 years before starting back to nursing school. I wanted a total change in professions, one that would...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Legal Nursing
  16. Give me the same Hazmat suit that the CDC workers wear and proper training then yes, I would take the patient. ...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  17. Dude, you haven't even graduated yet. Baby steps.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  18. That's your pay--"FREE" travel. Free travel confined 24/7 to a floating petri dish. Sounds fabulous.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  19. Number 1. Even if you hate it there, and it's slow to transfer to another unit, you can always take your experience there...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  20. Have to agree with paco on this... We've got some travelers who wanted to become staff but because their bachelors was in...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: California Nursing
  21. I thought fish antibotics? Really ? My fish got sick I dumped them in the toliet , I'd never give them antibotics ... That's...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  22. I'm not a manager.... but I have asked this in interviews. I don't understand how this is a bad question to ask.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. If you failed 3x why wouldn't you want to take the refresher class to increase your chances of passing on attempt #4? The...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  24. So when a nurse who was working in an admin role comes back to the bedside, and starts complaining about the same things she...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Yes Paco, I feel like new grad all over again though i have experience. I mean we have hospital experience and the skills...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: New York Nursing
  26. "Oh, it's the song that never ends. It just on again, my friends... " :whistling:
    Paco-RN
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  27. It used to be that travel nursing was a way to make more money. Not now. Now its to see the country, avoid politics and just...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  28. This will sound harsh, but you are headed for failure here. You are not 15 living in a goldfish bowl, you need a thicker...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  29. No, flight nursing is LOL!!! This is a matter of opinion but if you want intense then getting into a helicopter and treating...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  30. Pacoooooo dude, ive been looking for you. Im in the 2 year bbp program at sbu. If you can me i have some questions.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  31. Hello all you young guys and I say this with all due respect I am 70 years old have been plugging away at pre. Reqs since...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  32. If you dislike Med/Surg, don't do it! Nursing is hard enough without having a job you hate. I've seen new grads go directly...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  33. You can't even spell ativan correctly.... yea maybe you should keep your prospects open for another field. Life is what...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  34. Hmm..the jobs are going to people who don't think the work is below them and know how to spell "Ativan", wow - what a shame...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  35. You just graduated in Jan 2013....maybe nursing just isn't for you?
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  36. While in nursing school I was working at a department store. One morning an employee was told that she was being fired. As...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. At first I read that as "well, s***, you too?" as in you were the 9th person to resign that week. Then it dawned on me what...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. Posting error, ignore this.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. Not really that good but when I handed in my copy of my 1.5months ( I gave them lots of time to replace me ) my boss looked...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  40. I was once fired by a manager for no reason. Three weeks later SHE was fired (for firing me) but she refused to be fired....
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  41. Many thanks. I would send you a PM to thank you personally but it seems I am not yet able to do that. Thank you again.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: New York Nursing
  42. I'm an RN in San Diego and make $43/hr and have free medical and dental benefits for my whole family that I pay nothing out...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: California Nursing
  43. My hospital furnished the nursing staff with computers on wheels last year. But as far as hourly rounds are concerned, as...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  44. Are you getting nervous about your first assignment because it sounds like you are. If you have made a commitment to a...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  45. Co worker taped report (work in LTC) and she said "Mr J is fine, oh no he's not---he died".
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. The funniest thing I was ever told in report (from a male nurse, mind you): "I deep-throat suctioned the patient" I...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  47. One day, I had an intern ask me why I didn't go to med school. I asked him very sweetly, "Why didn't you go to nursing...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  48. The Intensivist and an NP student were discussing my patient and, referring to something I had said, the NP student...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  49. As I have said in another thread, I one time was getting ready to discharge a young woman, when her boyfriend asked a...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  50. I was waiting tables (briefly) while in nursing school. I had worked the dinner-to-close shift on a Friday and had to be...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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