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By Paco-RN

Joined Mar 25, '09. Posts: 2,609 (26% Liked) Likes: 1,761

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  1. I'm a male nurse working ER trauma and cvicu. I wouldn't coin it as "messy" however I think us men are generally a tad bit...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  2. i wouldn't get offended by that comment, after all, it was made by a typical woman :) :) seriously guys, those kind of...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  3. Wow- pretty harsh response for someone who was just trying to help.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  4. I was never warned by any managers or directors. I was only casually warned from my friends bc they knew I was under a...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  5. I would like to post some comments on my behalf. 1.) The picture i posted didnt violate the hospital social media policy or...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. Bullying is not the bully's problem but the victims? Wow.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. You missed the point, so be it. But "unnecessarily chide people" is not what I do here....I am usually found offering...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  8. They are pretty much the same people who can't read NCLEX questions and discern how to answer them. And judging by the...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  9. I'm not sure, but I do know JHU is very intense to work for. I'll try to ask my classmates that went there.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Maryland Nursing
  10. Congrats on graduating...just be careful not to call yourself an RN until you have your license (because you took and PASSED...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  11. Aloha! To receive your permanent license, you will need to get your license verified, an expensive and slow process from...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  12. I love nursing, it's the best decision I've ever made to switch career, from music to nursing. It's never too late to pursue...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  13. I currently work for a non profit and a for profit and the change is like night and day! With the for profit, the numbers...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  14. Congrats believe in your god don't doubt him!!!!
    Paco-RN
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  15. Actually, twelve-hour shifts lead to improved continuity of care since there are fewer shift changes. The sleep-deprived...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series
  16. References please.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series
  17. I love my 12-hr shifts, 3 nights per week. I love it even more when I work 1 or 2 more nights per week because I go off...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series
  18. I work BMT where I have 3 fairly critical patients. There's no way I'm equally busy as someone taking care of 10 med surg...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  19. What kills me here is so many nurses are saying, well, back in the day I had.... Today's med-surg floor is so different! In...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  20. For anyone reading who had a similar question, I got it! It took right under 2 weeks before I received a call. And I had 2...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  21. I have been a nurse for almost 20 years. I agree with some of the posts and some I do not. I disagree with the ones who say...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  22. Kudos, Paco. I graduated into the swell of the new-grad surplus and yet managed to find a job (which admittedly paid...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  23. I came from a claims background myself (Farmers). I quit in 2010 because I was tired of playing "the game" (BI side),...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  24. I am a male nursing student as well and took the plunge after getting laid off from my job as an auto insurance claims...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  25. It does for me. I feel very well appreciated every week, so it's really no skin off my nose if I don't get a week of...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  26. If this gets you riled up, nursing will drive you batty for sure.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  27. I agree. I've used the coude on 90+ year-old little old ladies whose urethras are hidden in a hot mess of droopy vaginal...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. This made me spew coffee all over my computer screen.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. Sounds like a question you should be asking your attorney.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. You mean people WANT day shift? *shudders* all those people. doctors wanting to DO things with patients, management and...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  31. True, but it's better than Med-Surg poop!
    Paco-RN
    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  32. Bedside nursing seems to be getting worse by each second. I transferred to a critical care unit thinking I will be able to...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. Emphasizing that you know how to do blood draws and have tech skills is, to be blunt, the first sign that you still have a...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  34. Why, pray tell, is this? Are you so homophobic that it bothers you to think that you may be attracted to one of your female...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  35. Again poeboy in your original post you said "As a male nurse, it really bothers me to think that some of the women nurses...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  36. Me personally, I am not for bigots! As a nurse, it really bothers me to think that some of the nurses out there are bigots...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  37. Hey NesSa87 - I think SBU cares a lot more about your character than about your GPA (as long as it's above a certain level)....
    Paco-RN
    Forum: New York Nursing
  38. Congrats you will do fine you are going to enjoy it. I graduated LVN school 7 years ago then 3 months started med surg it...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  39. Hi! I also agree it is never too late to do what you want to do! The mother of my dental hygienist became a nurese at 60...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  40. I am a 44 yr old, former healthcare and marketing professional who became burned out on "selling the image" of healthcare...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  41. TU RN, I do disagree. I have an ASN and will have to go back to get my BSN. I don't know where you live, but even here in...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  42. I just posted to you on another thread, where you asked for "new grad" advice. I'm going to continue it here. Whether or...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  43. I never felt burnt out so I am not sure what you mean. I am a believer in just getting stuff done. A lot has to do with what...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. RN market is looking good in NYC again. I left my job at upstate NY with 2 years experience and I was looking for work for a...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: New York Nursing
  45. Thank you!!! I've said similar things in other threads b/c I see that a lot on AN..."I don't even have time to pee!" Two...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  46. we have a hydration chart on the back of the toilet doors, it tells you what colour your pee should be and to drink a glass...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  47. Just supposing I worked @ Rady, and just supposing I happened to be in a position to say yay or nay on new hires, and just...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  48. Your professor needs to be intellectually honest. Patients are admitted to the hospital because they need nursing care. ...
    Paco-RN
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  49. I will be moving out of here the second my lease is up.
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  50. 1. CA 2. 20yrs 3. OR/Surgery/Pre-Post-Op 4. 64.13/hr 5. 4 days/wk 10hr e/d 6. Union
    Paco-RN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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