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By tewdles

Joined Jul 10, '09. Posts: 4,880 (60% Liked) Likes: 8,216

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  1. I'm a Psych nurse who is BSC with ADHD and a whole lot of personality disorder, but I really get my patients and am just fun...
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    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  2. no you should be saying: 01001000 01100101 01101100 01101100 01101111 00100000 01001001 00100000 01110111 01101001 01101100...
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  3. We can educate and make recommendations but it's up to families and patients to make the final decision. And sometimes...
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    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  4. Oh I had one of those patients and he regretted it as well.He said it just prolonged his death.He was very bitter.
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    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  5. The concept "the customer is always right" has not worked well in any area. One of the greatest business concept mistakes...
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  6. Friendly admin request: Please debate the topic...leave personal comments out per our Terms Of Service. My oldest son...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  7. I think it should be legalized and there are companies that do not test for it. As they hire patients that use it. However...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  8. It's sick that this is going on. Some of these medications have limited or no similar options. Things happen, but when it's...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  9. Agree...healthcare will come to all...tweaks/delays and all. :yes:
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  10. I have had pts with them and we continued with it until they could not tolerate the food.
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    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  11. twinmom, the practice of instilling lidocaine into the meatus prior to inserting a catheter in males has been in place for...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. I don't know why the lidocaine gel can't be used on a female---this procedure hurts us too!! But I've never seen it done, or...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. I don't think this requires a PubMed search, simple rationale will do. It's a long distance from the meatus to the bladder...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. I've never personally done it, but I've seen a urology PA do it. It's not the big deal you think it is - but it's also not...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. I think that the OP has had a terrible experience and it trying to make us aware that there are some not so nice...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  16. OP is a pretty well known who has never worked in any capacity in the healthcare industry and spends her time complaining on...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  17. There was a thread posted recently about a person in a dementia unit who used a sheet to keep a patient in a wheelchair. ...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  18. While allnurses is an anonymous site.....and is mostly, I am sure, comprised of those actively involved in healthcare....I...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  19. If I may refer to another thread: There is a thread in the CNA section of the student nurse forums wherein a CNA is rather...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  20. I am not offended by your comment. I just wanted to point out that the vast majority of us love our patients and wouldn't...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  21. That's a very sad article, I hope those people get whats coming to them. I resent the insinuation that nurses/cnas...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  22. I'm with Viva....so here is a What is wrong with everyone these days??? I just don't get it!!! why was the CE there in...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  23. I have to agree, Michael, that this whole thing sounds like a setup. It sounds like they just didn't want a new grad on...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  24. IDK. Sounds like a set-up. Seriously. Either they are a crappy hospital with all marketing-talk and no real action...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  25. Hang in, Michael. I'm really good at getting fired. And walking out. You'll find your niche.
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  26. Hmmmmm nurse educator watching you struggle? Any other seasoned nurse would have flipped over the no orders nor med rec...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  27. Michael, if I could I'd just reach out and give you a huge HUG!! You've been so forthcoming about who you are and what your...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  28. I refuse to believe there is no solution to national healthcare, but I am pretty sure ACA is nowhere in the neighborhood.
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  29. Typical government messing with something good. Coming from Canada, we would defend our right to healthcare the same way...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  30. Wish we had a union right now. We might be merging with a larger organization, and boy are we getting scr*wed.. I think that...
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    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  31. Labor law varies from state to state. You'll have to consult an attorney or some other person knowledgable about the law...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  32. Agree with some of the points expressed, and disagree with others. Might be best to split out the issues for a more...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  33. I completely agree with tewdles and EquestrianRN. You need to get out right now, I think you've already stayed too long....
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    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  34. Honestly? Once you get to that "place" with a manager for whatever reason, sometimes it is truly just best to walk ...
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    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  35. The delay will mean congresspeople and governors don't have to run on being anti aca. Meanwhile tens of thousands of people...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  36. >27 Million to Remain Uninsured
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  37. I have NO EXPECTATIONS about humanity...that actually helps me be able to continue to interact with humanity, in all of its...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. Has your opinion of people changed at all..... Regularly do you still have faith in humanity so to speak after dealing with...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. Thank you for posting this. I imagine lots of opinions will be posted. I'm glad the insurance exchange in my stste will...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  40. If being fired was an 'automatic disqualifier', there are many of us (including me) who would have experienced a very early...
    tewdles
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  41. well brandon, again some help from us vintage nurses,,,,,,the amount is grains (gr.)
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  42. I read somewhere that women in the olden days used to drink cough syrup to get their share of alcohol (because it was...
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  43. One of my grandmother's old favorites, for those times when her enthusiasm for enemas produced overly generous results....
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  44. How many remember Paregoric? It was available OTC in the US until 1970. My mother rubbed it on her babies' gums when they...
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  45. This is the kind of "syrup" that makes you cough... :spit:
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  46. {cough}{cough}...
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  47. brings back an old saying "if it doesn't kill you it will cure you" and seems to ring true!
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  48. I'm not too keen on the chloroform, but the rest of it sounds like it would do the trick. I'd wake up three days later, on...
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  49. Well, thank heavens it wasn't UNskillfully combined! Anyone want to hazard a guess at to what the "number of other...
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    Forum: Nurses Rock
  50. I think that "gr." stands for grains, in which case it would be 8mg of Morphine/Oz. Still, woooooahh!
    tewdles
    Forum: Nurses Rock


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