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  1. I was really excited! Someone actually called me for an interview!! All of us LPNs were laid off in favor of medication...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  2. A DON that tracks her employees on Facebook! How creepy! You don't want to work under a controlling person like that. You...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  3. Taken advantage of for placing a suppos when you were already back there? Nope not at all. I would consider you being taken...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. Putting the patient first, of course I would do it, and do it cheerfully. I seriously don't understand how you felt put out?...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. I wouldn't be offended or upset about administering a suppository because I was in a better position to do so during the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  6. I couldn't answer the poll because you left out the option of not having a problem with giving it. You were only asked...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. I actually do have a "College Of Hard Knocks" pin which looks like a totally genuine, legitimate college pin. Found it at a...
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    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  8. Unfortunately, nursing can be a brutal profession. Our employers want to push the envelope on staffing, squeeze every...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. Nah, it's just that NETY is so overdone here. In real life, I am an awesome preceptor, and I like to think I nurture...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. I think new nurses go through a phase of thinking that people in healthcare are going to be sensitive to their needs. It is...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  11. you might even ask for an appointment with the department supervisor. Ask how they expect you to handle this situation.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. imho it's not helpful, unless you're working at a place where you KNOW you will be able to get an RN job offer there upon...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. Don't let the door hit you.........
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  14. "Why bless your heart, you are just too funny!! Thanks for sharing that with me, but I HAVE to get this charting done or my...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  15. This was a SYSTEMS error. You did the best you could in a very difficult situation. The incident report should have prompted...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  16. This x100. The situation you were in was ridiculous.
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  17. Shame on your facility for setting you up for failure like that and then making the incident report punitive to boot! ...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  18. I work with a talky nurse as well. When she's distracting me I ask her for help with something. This seems to do the trick...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. Even if I do have something to say I can't get a word in edgewise.....
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  20. Voices get higher when the speaker is anxious. Notice this and correct it. You can consciously lower your pitch and speak...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  21. I felt exactly like this at a previous job. I've never been overly confident but the amount of stress my job caused was...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  22. I've been on nights for 4 years and these last few months it's really starting to take a toll on me. I'm a morning person at...
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  23. Odd that they say "A decade of shifts ages brain 6 years". That sounds like a net gain of 4 years to me.
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  24. If I have to do a night shift (seldom) it takes me two-three days to recover to the point where I no longer feel like I've...
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  25. What are your goals? What interests YOU? Why we chose what we did is irrelevant. I chose RN because PA was not even on my...
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    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  26. Thank you for sharing your thoughts so very eloquently with us. You captured some of the intangible rewards that the nursing...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  27. With all that has happened the past two weeks I have had folk ask "Why do I stay in the Nursing field." I decided to tell a...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  28. I've never heard of measuring a nurse's performance on one skill. I don't know a single nurse who's 100% on IV sticks....
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. When someone sends an email instead of speaking to you in person, they either don't have the gumption or time to speak to...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. I am not sure I would bring it up. I would research the facility's mission statement, other information about the...
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    Forum: Nursing Interview Help
  31. May she rest in peace.....
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    Forum: Nursing News
  32. *Personally*, when I first heard of this woman's unfortunate diagnosis and decision, I found myself wondering how I really...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  33. However, we KNOW all too well the reality. That's why I am PRO self-determination. I fully support her decision. :yes:
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    Forum: Nursing News
  34. Amen!! And if I'm wearing black to the funeral, I may not even wear it at all. 😄 Anne
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. LOL, I have cats that STARE at me when I'm naked! Nah, I don't want to traumatize them if I don't have to ;)
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. by the time I'm home and showered, it's usually p.j.'s :)
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. I work night shift, get off work at 6:30am and am usually in bed by 9:00am. My go-to outfit after work is my birthday suit,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. sweats. Or pajamas.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. A fleece onesie. :roflmao:
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  40. After a good dinner and a hot shower, my choice is pyjamas, fuzzy slippers and a robe. After a 12 hour day shift and a...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  41. Whatever I feel like sleeping in. I usually don't get "done" with my night until I get home, pick up the dog, take her to...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  42. I work nights and if no one is home then I'm going nude. I sleep quite well then.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  43. Eileen Fisher. It's as comfortable as sweats while making me feel as if I'm a stylin' granny. And I'm old and can afford...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. My boyfriends big oversized sweat pants and one of his big tshirts. Only complete after a long hot shower and a glass of...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. Pajamas. My family hasn't seen me dressed in about two years.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. My study group in nursing school would go out for drinks after studying. Half were married, half weren't. None of their...
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    Forum: Men in Nursing
  47. I have never really believed this considering the amount of distrust, disrespect, and even abuse directed at nurses by...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  48. I'm short, and look young, but my personality and presence and experience has made it very challenging for even the most...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  49. An air of professionalism is what you need to wear EVERY day. Hair neat and up, not "girly". Makeup clean and careful; you...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  50. He was being a dweeb....yes you can give more than 3 tabs watching the patient B/P but the 3 doses and call MD means that...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications


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