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  1. Well guys... I officially started trying to get my license back one year ago this month. I've been drug testing for one...
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    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  2. You can't fix stupid. It's basic nursing to read the med labels before you give a medication so, of course, the meds being...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  3. This. Med pass should not be interrupted.. I work in a snf/rehab, and am a rehab nurse.. I know the game, and play...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  4. The problem seems to me that non-nursing staff interupt nurses for EVERYTHING. If a person is qualified to do OT or PT, then...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  5. This might be something of a vent, but I am very tired of rehab people thinking they are the be all and end all of skilled...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  6. They look good, and I wish my scrubs were black. The red coat is way to much. On another note, she looks like Carmen...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. Seriously? After "almost a year" you should be feeling better about your own practice while being low-ego enough to...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. "Old nurses are just so mean!" "Young grads are really mean!" "The doctors are mean!" "My co-workers are mean!" "The...
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    Article Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. I am a happy LPN. I got my LPN late in life, because circumstances were all in place for me to do so. I was interested in...
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    Article Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  10. Cancer, chemical spill, Steven Johnsons syndrome, flesh eating bacteria, fake streaky tanning lotion...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  11. In the past I have told patients to stop cursing at me. I have also demanded that patients stop yelling at me. I am...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. I use "I" all the time because it seems like a silly thing to use third person, based on tradition more than anything. The...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. I know I'm going to sound like a negative Nellie..... but it seemed a bit like fluff to me. Of course, trailers are just...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  14. putting aside the whole "LPNs are nurses too" subject (I think the OP learned her lesson), any LTC RN supervisor who has a...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  15. I think you all must work in really horrible places. For anyone to stoop to putting a post it on a person's body.....pitiful
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  16. It's been ONE MONTH. How can you think you'll get it after one month. Take a breath and do one thing at a time. You will get...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  17. By your own admission you verbally abused a resident (with whatever name you called him). That alone is grounds for...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  18. Really!? I have been a CNA, LVN, and a RN. Every job in LTC is a challenge. I have see an RN come with attitude she was...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  19. When I stay over, I get paid. It is not your fault that there is so much work that you are required to stay over...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  20. We try to find a spot in a geri-psych unit where the staff to resident ratio is better and the staff is specially trained to...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  21. Sometimes, we send them to an area psych unit, but normally the MD gives Ativan prn or something else they will respond to...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  22. I can't tell you how many times I've been told my standards are too high, I expect too much, and 'everyone's not like you"....
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  23. -__- glad to know how u really feel Could have sworn my name tag said licensed practical NURSE but I could be wrong ...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  24. Nascar nurse is spot on here... You want advise DON"T TELL A LPN NURSE SHE IS NOT A NURSE Wow sweetie if you make this...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  25. Oh my oh my....you are going to want to change that little statement really really fast! LPN's are nurses and you will be...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  26. I suggest you not go to work and say LPNs aren't nurses. You'd be asked to leave.
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  27. I have worked in long term care for most of my career. Like most people I thought the hospital was the only place real...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  28. Wouldn't it be great to have a reality show with a character like Tabatha Coffey or Gordon Ramsey, some battle axe veteran...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  29. Nnancy-Docs don't make money ordering meds. Most of them do it for three reasons: they honestly believe the med will...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  30. Baubo, If Medicare and Medicaid don't change, there will be no more money to hire more staff. It is a reality.
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  31. This conversation is stressing me out.
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  32. Write a book.
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  33. Home Healthcare Nurse: July/August 2011 - Volume 29 - Issue 7 - p 429–440 Say Goodbye to Wet-to-Dry Wound Care...
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    Forum: Wound / Ostomy / Continence Nursing
  34. Some people would say that the very mention of murderous nurses is unbecoming on a professional nursing forum. In fact,...
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    Article Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. I'm old enough to remember before there were disposables OR baby wipes OR disposable diapers of any size for anyone. Of...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  36. Just a question, if you refuse to use the soapy washcloths, do you just use toilet paper? Because I find that the worst...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  37. I don't see the issue here. If a patient vomits, you clean them with washcloths and throw them in the laundry, no? If your...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  38. Using soapy washcloths to perform incontinent care is perfectly legal. As long as the washcloths are being laundered, I...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  39. I've had that happen to me. When it happened, I said, "You seem upset. Is there something I've done or not done that I can...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  40. Perhaps you can consider figuring out why it's supposed to be all about you before you go acting as if it is.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  41. I would not hire you either.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  42. I don't think I would hire you.....I would wonder if I "discriminated" against you in any way, shape or form that myself and...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  43. Spending eternity on an understaffed med-surg floor... definitely hell
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    Forum: Travel Nursing
  44. The ringing phone cuts through a restless slumber. I had been having strange, distressing dreams—the kind where you wake up...
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    Article Forum: Travel Nursing
  45. I feel like we are working in the same hospital, lol!! We get leftover potato salad that has been sitting out since...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. I am frustrated because I recommended a friend who just finished nursing school for a job where I work. She says that it is...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  47. If I have to live in a nursing home and you put a name tag on my leg, be prepared to be kicked every time you try to look at...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  48. I was thinking the other day, as I was reading some older threads, how often we hear concerns about doctors being rude or...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  49. Nope, cause I got a union!
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  50. There are good LTC's out there...I've worked in them...I've run them. The business is getting harder by the day but you can...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing


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