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By tewdles

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

Topics and comments created by tewdles that readers liked. (Note: Only topics/comments submitted in the past 12 months will be displayed. Max. 50)

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  1. Hospice nurses are not driven by the need to accomplish tasks. We are not the caregivers. Hospice nurses are visiting the...
    Lucky724
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  2. That med-surg experience is not required. Home hospice care requires well developed critical thinking skills that often...
    Lucky724
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  3. I agree ...give them your resignation and walk away
    Lucky724
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  4. I am a hospice manager. It is perfectly acceptable to begin a meeting with some sort of a "centering" reflection. The...
    Tenebrae
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  5. I am a hospice manager. It is perfectly acceptable to begin a meeting with some sort of a "centering" reflection. The...
    GrnTea
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  6. Good for you! RNs in the clinic setting expose the general public to the nursing process in their routine health care....
    glyles3
    Forum: Ambulatory Care Nursing / Clinic Nursing
  7. munchausen by internet is preferrable to munchausen by proxy...
    pseudomonas
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Dependent upon location/region...nursing skills needed can vary tremendously, but this is a VERY abbreviated list. I...
    RunBabyRN
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  9. fireball78, I feel your pain...I was never a med/surg nurse, never had the desire. You are correct that hospice is not...
    RunBabyRN
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  10. You know you are an Alaskan nurse when you keep a .44 in your nursing bag to protect yourself from the wolves, moose, and...
    lovemy3boys&1girl
    Forum: Alaska Nursing
  11. As you are building your hospice make certain to educate your patients/families about normal "during business hours" calls...
    Amy'sGrandbaby
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  12. First, I wish so much goodness in your life and career that you wake amazed at your life everyday! Second, I have been a...
    newhospicern
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  13. Professional nursing case management... I believe that these type of businesses will help to improve health outcomes in...
    chiandre
    Forum: Entrepreneurs in Nursing
  14. top 10 reasons against unions: 1) unions interfere with management's ability to treat staff in their preferred fashion 2)...
    No Stars In My Eyes
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  15. Air hunger patients respond well to air flow, often. Are they using a fan on their face?
    gainschool4lpn
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  16. top 10 reasons against unions: 1) unions interfere with management's ability to treat staff in their preferred fashion 2)...
    herring_RN
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  17. You know you are an Alaskan nurse when you keep a .44 in your nursing bag to protect yourself from the wolves, moose, and...
    No Stars In My Eyes
    Forum: Alaska Nursing
  18. A cna told my patient the other day....eat the rest of your sandwich and THEN you can have your pudding...I took the cold...
    pseudomonas
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. The process of dying and the moments of transition are as much a mystery as they are known. I believe that at the end our...
    Nola009
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  20. You know you are an Alaskan nurse when you keep a .44 in your nursing bag to protect yourself from the wolves, moose, and...
    toomuchbaloney
    Forum: Alaska Nursing
  21. Good discussion. I live in a "right to work" state and have also never worked in a unionized setting...31 years. I am...
    chopwood carrywater
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  22. We don't use an acuity tool for the field. We use the recommended ratios of 1.0 FTE CM/12-15 pt and it is up to the...
    TrueAtHart
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  23. Brilliant!
    SeattleJess
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  24. The Edmonton scores can be helpful. It's nice when staff get oriented to their use.
    Nurse_Diane
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  25. They tried to switch my chemo when the companies intentionally stopped production of generic 5-FU in order to increase use...
    imintrouble
    Forum: Nursing News
  26. They tried to switch my chemo when the companies intentionally stopped production of generic 5-FU in order to increase use...
    toomuchbaloney
    Forum: Nursing News
  27. I am dismayed that the nurse who had a legal medical marijuana card was not hired because of it... Would that also have...
    alanyse88
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  28. An RN with bedside experience could be trained to be a hospice admission nurse. It is a very different role from CM...you...
    Rntr
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  29. I am dismayed that the nurse who had a legal medical marijuana card was not hired because of it... Would that also have...
    bigsick_littlesick
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  30. Yeah...if their mission wasn't hospice care for their patients, etc then ppfffttt.
    softrbreeze
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  31. When I worked home care in the greater Detroit area I did use my CCW and carried my handgun often. I have a holster that...
    pnkgirl25
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  32. I am pleased that the hospice agency I currently work for is NOT JCAHO certified!! They determined that it cost a bunch of...
    Muser69
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  33. I agree with you Viva...it doesn't work to use this drug recreationally if you are a nurse...drink alcohol instead. It is...
    icuRNmaggie
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  34. The BONs are not there for our protection. So, in states where medical marijuana is allowed, a nurse may have a valid...
    icuRNmaggie
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  35. They tried to switch my chemo when the companies intentionally stopped production of generic 5-FU in order to increase use...
    sallyrnrrt
    Forum: Nursing News
  36. I think the OP gets the point that an advanced dementia patient can no more refuse their care than can a 5 year old. What...
    dudette10
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  37. I think the OP gets the point that an advanced dementia patient can no more refuse their care than can a 5 year old. What...
    GrnTea
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  38. You do not have a right to fire services? police services? because you are a citizen of the country living in a community?
    jeaniekadinee
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  39. I think the OP gets the point that an advanced dementia patient can no more refuse their care than can a 5 year old. What...
    ktwlpn
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  40. I think the OP gets the point that an advanced dementia patient can no more refuse their care than can a 5 year old. What...
    toomuchbaloney
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  41. what leslie said...and consider that children in hospice often have a single "thing" which determines their prognosis...a...
    AussiePupOwner
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  42. I think it is easier for new grads entering hospice to do so in the facility setting. That environment provides opportunity...
    hooterhorseRN
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  43. what leslie said...and consider that children in hospice often have a single "thing" which determines their prognosis...a...
    esperanzita
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  44. Professional nursing case management... I believe that these type of businesses will help to improve health outcomes in...
    cja511
    Forum: Entrepreneurs in Nursing
  45. I believe the hospice nurses are being required to set aside the actual HIPAA law to assist law enforcement in their desire...
    softrbreeze
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  46. So, the question is whether or not the mandated reporting of the information is a violation of HIPAA. By the by, how do...
    softrbreeze
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  47. It's easy...don't work in areas where that might be an issue. Or, request a different assignment. Or select an employer...
    KelRN215
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  48. You know you are an Alaskan nurse when you keep a .44 in your nursing bag to protect yourself from the wolves, moose, and...
    softrbreeze
    Forum: Alaska Nursing
  49. I am not in Anchorage but, Anchorage: 49.50/hr FT 08-1630 fed reimbursement for mileage union job 4-6 shifts of...
    KATRN78
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  50. You know you are an Alaskan nurse when you keep a .44 in your nursing bag to protect yourself from the wolves, moose, and...
    BigBrownPotato
    Forum: Alaska Nursing


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