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Joined May 6, '09. Posts: 84 (23% Liked) Likes: 26

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  1. Some people are A students and provide excellent patient care as well. Never understood the argument that A students don't...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  2. Last I checked, 18 is an adult, and I disagree that it is unfair to have the 18 year old looking after their younger...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. I work in one of those hospitals that took in many of those emergency transfers from NYU Langone; let me tell you, that if...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  4. Look who was in NYU hospital and evacuated with the rest of the patients! "Kenneth Langone, the billionaire chairman of New...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  5. congrats! I remember when a fellow nursing student and i landed the same job and after orientation we found ourselves...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  6. Not your fault. It was HER patient. If she noticed the call light, then she should have answered it and taken care of it!...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. This is the nature of working in a teaching hospital. For your own sanity, you'll have to make peace with this fact, and...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. Ok, I'll play devil's advocate. After all, it's a debate! A doctor is not obligated to take on any patient who walks...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  9. The concept maps that you do as a student are not meant to be used at the bedside -- just like the 15 page care plans that...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  10. They are very helpful for some brains. I had my kid (IQ >140, brilliant at science and math, could explain anything to...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  11. I've seen some crazy looking care maps....yes they have the same information. I don't like them because they appear...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  12. Whether or not it's "mess of boxes & circles" depends on how your instructor requires you to do the concept map. The ones...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  13. IMHO concept maps seem very unprofessional. And correct me if I am wrong, will never be used in the real world. Its a mess...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  14. I'm new to this as well, but have gotten good marks on my concept maps. We put the main diagnosis or reason for visit in...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  15. Ahh yes that makes sense! Thank you for responding!
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  16. the kaplan rn course book is a companion text to kaplan nclex-rn comprehensive on-site, anywhere and on-demand courses....
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  17. At our school the RN students wear black pants and the VN students wear white pants. Aunt Flo is this very reason I'm glad I...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. We get to wear any brand, any style as long as they are Navy Blue. We also have to have our school patches sewn onto the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  19. We are supposed to promote health in the body, mind and spirit. How can you tell your patients to be healthy when you can't...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  20. I second the above. A 4.0 student would know the difference between too and to.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. You sound like a peach. Good luck with that.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. My least favorite is ANYTHING with the general population, LOL. I just have no patience for regular people who come in for...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  23. Since it seems like no one else offered the perspective of another ER/trauma nurse, let me. I can see where you were both...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  24. And you won't insert any Foleys on females in the ICU? Or change a soiled brief? Vaginas are everywhere!!! :redlight: If it...
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    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  25. Saying "I'm sorry ..." is not the same as saying you did something wrong. The expression has different meanings in different...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  26. I can understand why you're upset, she led you to believe your skills were up to par and then out of no where claims she is...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  27. I wear Sanita clogs (with the closed back) and will wear nothing else for work. Took care of foot, knee and hip pain. ...
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    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  28. Ugh, was hoping for magic tricks ;P Well here is my full list, glad it can help! Complete blood count – CBC RBC-...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  29. One of our trauma surgeon doctor is named Dr. Panic (and he is really well named!!!) We also had a resident called Dr....
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  30. Get your ADN and be an RN two years before she is. Then ask her if she still thinks her way is better. (Not bashing...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  31. To the OP- I'm not following why you think the economy turning around will lead to nursing schools lowering their standards....
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. Yes. If you think only way out of minimum wage is nursing.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. I am an adult going back to school at a local community college that is considered to have a wonderful nursing program and...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  34. OP you are extremely judgmental. People are who they are for various reasons. It isn't your place to judge the motivations...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  35. i really don't understand your particular definition of "high school dropout mentality." i was a high school dropout...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  36. If this threatening comment spilled out of his mouth so easily, then WHAT does he say to residents??? Hmmmm scary thought.
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  37. It doesnt really matter if the guy was joking or not, obviously the poster didnt find it amusing and it made them feel...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  38. You need to realize that as a nurse you will have to deal with all bodily functions. Some voluntary, some not. You should...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  39. this is unnecessary and uncalled for. the op is just venting. anyone would be upset if they did not get in the program they...
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    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  40. i think that the 'sesame street age' is precisely when these children should be introduced to breast fdg. it is at this...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  41. I would have to say that the reactions to breastfeeding appearing on Sesame Street are extremely negative. Some people that...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  42. Scrubs for an interview? Ive never worn my scrubs. Just wear Nice pants/slacks and a nice blouse....
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  43. I never put NA or CNA after my name unless it's on work paperwork. :)
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  44. actually, if we want to speak globally, most women birth without analgesia. Analgesia in labor is a modern technology and...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  45. Not so much a big jump actually. There is plenty of research stating such. Just as there is plenty of research stating...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  46. I've been a doula for a number of years. I think sometimes staff can encounter a doula with a "strong personality" and form...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  47. Exactly. There is something psychological about being in a hospital bed that renders many disempowered, especially when...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  48. As Grntea said, it isn't an uncommon reaction in new providers/students. I've been blessed in that I have never been...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  49. Personally, I find that those who call themselves certified butt wipers are either burned-out or bitter. I know many CNAs...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  50. Just a reminder that per TOS you may not use LPN in your user name if you are not an LPN yet. Your other posts state you are...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant


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