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  1. Calling the chief doctor in practice (or whoever ownes it) and politely letting him/her know that after one more time you...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. FromGwengraves62: I've actually "fired" my PCP because she and her office staff persistently referred to MA's as...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. thread closed for staff review
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. I also apologize for calling this "bullying." I guess it's more I feel uncomfortable being new and feeling like I can't ask...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. Yeah, but I know those cultures hate their dogs and you cannot tell them anything.
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  6. There are many cultures where people are taught that various other living things are "offensive and filthy", that doesn't...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  7. Done with the job I hope. Not done with nursing. Having endured the conditions you have for seven years you may be...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. It's sad that healthcare is now just another profit-driven industry. Why then are we seeing more of "healthcare networks"...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. ​Same goes for children.
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  10. My Hospital has been preparing for the Joint Commission inspection. Frankly, it's pathetic. No saline locks in our pockets,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. This is why we can't have nice things. I'd be very happy having a dog nearby. I find them comforting and often find kids are...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  12. And do you realize what/who they are coming in contact with in the waiting room? Who used the bathroom right before them? ...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  13. I have plenty of time for patient care. Plenty. It's just split among too many patients.
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    Forum: Nursing News
  14. I don't believe the vast majority of "reporting" on the field of healthcare, nursing in particular. Of course I didn't see...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  15. I've been assaulted. Never saw it coming nor did the two other people in the room with me when it happened. Believe it...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Three years ago, in 2011, when I first joined allnurses, I had a dream of becoming a nurse. I read many forums and topics...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. I find the EMR to be a bit all over the place--doesn't leave a whole lot of room for embelishing, however, it literally is...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. It's true, you can get block schedule (some place if they like you, they schedule you counting you as core stuff) and work...
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    Forum: Agency Nurses
  19. I would mind my own damn business and not carry on like an officious prat.
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  20. My facility allows patient's pets to visit, just like any other visitor they are expected to be well behaved. I think...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  21. I find it amusing that you're concerned about a well-behaved and probably well-groomed dog but will throw open the ER doors...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  22. Don't ask yourself if this is what you want to do for the rest of your life. Ask yourself if this is a good fit for you at...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. First off, a head to toe assessment is one of the MOST important things you will learn as a nurse. Get really, really good...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  24. Why? There are many fields of nursing that don't require patient contact... Working for insurance companies... Legal...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. I think you should also request that the chart be audited to see how many nurses have given that med after it was...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  26. she has been busy, out taking candy from kids and announcing that Santa Claus isn't real. also, why is this in the NICU...
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    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  27. Seems like OP has left the building: Last activity: Jul 13, '14 12:58 pm Although maybe you bumping up the...
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    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  28. I've seen a serious decline in professional behavior over the past 15 years as well, but I wouldn't use a snack drawer as an...
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    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  29. I work in an ICU that would consider 15 years low seniority. I have over 40 hears of experience and have learned to pick my...
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    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  30. I see no bitterness from SubSippi. I think you need to pick your battles. One that is not causing patient harm but fighting...
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    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  31. So, a few coworkers offered to share their snacks with you and instead of reminding them it's against policy to eat at the...
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    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  32. Thankfully the definition of what it means to be professional in the workplace has evolved in the past 15 years. Being a...
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    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  33. You cannot strike someone. You just cannot. If you're this worried about the possibility of physical violence, perhaps the...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  34. Ativan, you have given it a fair chance and now it's time to find out what is best for you. We have all hated hated...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. I've got 1 year, but I don't think it takes 10 years of trudging along in a bedside RN position to realize that you're going...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. i feel the same way. as rehab hospitals/healthcare institutions go, the place where i work is pretty ideal - we get breaks,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. I am in the seat, feeling comfortable, calm (even though I have went through enough security to enter Fort Knox). I read...
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    Article Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  38. We can't work with newborns or immuno-compromised patients with active sores, with the general patient population there are...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. This is a little off the topic but I went in for preterm labor, my nurse had what looked like a cold sore on her lip. While...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  40. I still recall fond memories of working in a NH as a CNA. We worked hard as a team and those residents would shine like new...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  41. My favorite aspect of the job? It's the fact that I work night shift, which means significantly less interaction with...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  42. When you catch something before it becomes a major problem. Example: One of my residents doesn't look right, color poor,...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  43. I'm pretty content at all my places of employment. That being said, I always keep an eye out because I never know when the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. I don't think GrnTea was being rude. From your first two posts, we can't gather enough information to even attempt an...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. While I do not share the same views as Hobby Lobby about the IUD or Plan B, I do respect their point of view. It is their...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  46. Saying that an employer has the right to turn around and fire me for not "reporting" such an error in my favor is absurd....
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  47. I dont care if they cover 100 other options that they "approve" of. I believe they are over reaching the boundaries of...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  48. The ACA does not require that insurance plans cover tummy tucks- so that was just a silly thing to say. The ACA DOES...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  49. I would like to address your statement about the CEO salary An article states....Seven count them Seven! figures. It is...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  50. I worked for a multi-system organization in the Atlanta metropolitan area and we were mandated to complete a survey just...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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