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I am happily retired after 35 years of Labor and Delivery nursing. My passions now are two wonderful grandchildren, quilting on my HQ 16, sewing, and going where life takes me with my husband of 28 years. I am primarily conservative with moderate views on a couple social issues.

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  1. And that, too, can be a joke. Where I used to work, we had to do yearly "competencies." These consisted of watching stuff...
    Jul 23
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. I believe you are correct, however, the hospital is required to have JC come in, and then also required to pay them. JC...
    Jul 23
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. The OP said no "saline locks" in the pocket. That, to me, is different from "saline flush." However, when flushes, locks...
    Jul 23
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Were we in the same nursing class? LOL because that was my experience, too. I have long had the belief that if one's...
    Jul 20
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. And then there is the very (un)cooperative Harry Reid, who just plain refuses to bring any of the GOP bills passed in the...
    Jul 19
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  6. Speaking of "fluff" classes....ASU now offers a one-credit class for women (of course.....who seemingly fall for such...
    Jul 19
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  7. Count me as one of them. My kids are now 42 and 37. I won't bore anybody with their accomplishments or GPA's, one of...
    Jul 18
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  8. I did 3:50p to 12:20a 8-hour shifts when my kids were young, as a single parent. And I loved it. I found responsible teens...
    Jul 15
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Heathermaizey, if I could like your post a kajillion times I would!
    Jul 15
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. I graduated with an ASN in 1976 from a similar school....back when they were still called Junior Colleges. Our State Board...
    Jul 14
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  11. It is the norm these days to turn over every rock and pebble to find cases of bullying, racism, war on women, income...
    Jul 12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. Once all nurses have BSN's, they will be doing bedside nursing for the most part because you can't have all of them going...
    Jul 5
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. The Planned Parenthood Clinic in Aurora, CO recently got an award for "surpassing" their abortion goals. I have a link and...
    Jul 3
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. A couple of years ago, my sister decided to get her BSN. She'd been a diploma nurse from the early 1970's, and then became...
    Jul 3
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. And yet in other court cases, Christians are not allowed to run their businesses according to their religious beliefs. ...
    Jul 3
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  16. Insurance coverages change on a fairly regular basis, and not because the employer decides to change it.....We have had...
    Jul 3
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. My random responses: 1. Viagra enables a man, who cannot otherwise manage it, to have sex....if he wants to prevent...
    Jul 2
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. I carry the memory of a 13 year old in labor. My gut told me then and still that her own father was the baby's father. ...
    May 14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Hmmm post got lost. Yes, I got far better rest working full time evening shift 8's that 12's would be possible if they...
    Mar 14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. I think that is bogus and it would only happen in a perfect world. When I worked fulltime 8's I worked 6 on, I worked 6 on...
    Mar 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion

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