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  1. Don't do it! It is no small thing to allow a RN license to lapse, or going inactive just because you cannot find...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Per the OP's post history, moving out of the country for six months and then having a baby right after graduation probably...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Thinking about everybody in Boston, victims, first responders, nurses & docs. Hope everybodys doing ok.
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  4. "If your willing to do that, you really don't love nursing, you just want a job in it."-ovrit OH. THE. DRAMA. "Go back...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. It is doubtful that you would get hired into an ICU as a new grad who had waited over 6 months to start working ... and 5...
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    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  6. No. It's a violation of everyone's sanity on this board when folks post about "HIPPA". It's not "HIPPA". Before you jump...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. Glad you're getting good experiences but just a heads up, at my school this would be considered a violation of HIPPA and...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. I didn't work for a bit over 5 months after I graduated. I took NCLEX 2 months after graduation, then had my son and spent...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Seriously, there are not enough jobs to go around. If you have important things to do you should do them. See if you can...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. I waited 6 months after graduation to look for a job. I just needed the break. I spoke with a recruiter prior to making my...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Where was your instructor at this time, or the nurse you were working with? They should have come in the room with you if...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Sometimes, I'm just a witch. This would be one of those times. I would have told him to step outside for a couple minutes...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. You did fine, and remained professional. But I too wonder your instructor or primary nurse was, we never allow students to...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. He was pushing his weight around, or swinging his, well - you know. You did well to stand your ground. Next time, yes, I...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. <confused look> Ummm, am I so fat you can't see around me? I know I need to lose a few pounds, but I'm not blocking the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. I have never had that happen. Good for you for not getting intimidated and iv slamming lasix. Yes, hindsight- next time I...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. MDs are allowed to push drugs we got from the Pyxis. There are drugs that the MD only is allowed to push, and they can't get...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Well, first off, relax. You seem to be well put together. The PCTs on your last day may have been having a bad day, or they...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Does anyone have experience with being badgered by a clinical instructor? They finding anything and everything they can...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. I'm so excited for you guys! I was in the same boat last year. See you all in the Fall.
    BA_anthropology
    Forum: Connecticut Nursing
  21. Yeah, I had such a professor for Med-Surg. She always caught me on the spot; I honestly don't know how she does it. When...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  22. We get that quite a bit (physical attacks on RN's, LVN's, CNA's) on my floor, and we're med-surg. We get a lot of ETOH,...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  23. unfortantly there are other professions that get treated like guys that are perverts and sickos. They are cashiers,...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  24. The job security and financial freedom make me say yes, the direction healthcare is taking due to Medicare not reimbursing...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  25. I would:) I love my job, I work in LTC and my coworkers are the best. They treat you with dignity and respect. I...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  26. If I could do it all over again, I would have gone into nursing 10 years earlier, and gone right into a BSN program, rather...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  27. Yes, I probably would still choose nursing. Right now I'm stuck in LTC. Don't get me wrong, I like what I do, but I don't...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  28. It is my impression that full coverage makeup prematurely ages your skin. I haven't worn it more than a handful of days in...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. I used to just do moisturizer, powder and maybe some mascara. Then I saw a picture of myself and realized that now as I'm...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. I do not walk out of my house without the barn painted, period. I shudder to think what people would think of my pale...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. Actually, some foundations are good for your skin. I've had dermatologists tell me that sometimes, the people who wear...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. I'm still in nursing school, but I can't imagine NOT wearing makeup. Nothing over the top, just the basics: a little...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. Yup, first thought is steroids. Stress can bump #s up too. Most importantly ... what kind of numbers are you talking about...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  34. Seems like surgical patients have elevated BS just due to the extra stress on their bodies and the healing process. It's not...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  35. I was just listening to a podcast from The Nursing Show from Friday (1/21/11) about how blood sugars go up anytime the body...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  36. Infection, illness, increased stress and surgery can increase blood sugar levels. Corticosteroids can greatly increase...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  37. I think for people like me, learning to deal with anxiety is a lifelong process. I have always been this way and I have...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  38. The resident doctors work an 80 hour week and earn around $40K their first year. They practically live at the hospital. So...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. You can also check out
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    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  40. Just want to post too that the military base jobs are typically filled by military spouses who have job preference. Jobs at...
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    Forum: International Nursing
  41. Both quoted for truth. I'm sort of a perennial student - I did two bachelor's degrees before my BScN, and I'm now back in...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  42. Even considering that argument--that you're training the student to make quick "best" decisions with very, very poor quality...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  43. Not that any of you care. but. I did it!!!! I graduate tomorrow number 2 in my class!!!! And worked full time the ENTIRE...
    BA_anthropology
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  44. I got my acceptance letter today for fall 2011. I sent my application in a few weeks ago. They wanted me to resend my...
    BA_anthropology
    Forum: Connecticut Nursing
  45. Specialty: School Nursing How I chose it: I always thought it would be an interesting area of nursing, and I thought it...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. Just my :twocents: (and I have a Droid b/c I like the open platform and, yes, I would buy it again) - Whatever the...
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    Forum: Mobile Apps For Nurses
  47. i am completely perplexed when i see how "experienced nurses" are responding to nursing students in these forums. the...
    BA_anthropology
    Forum: Connecticut Nursing
  48. I have to say that this thread has been an awesome source of information for what to expect at BHSN in the fall. Thanks to...
    BA_anthropology
    Forum: Connecticut Nursing
  49. I just looked at BHSN's book list via their online service provider, specialty books. It looks like the cost won't be bad at...
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    Forum: Connecticut Nursing
  50. I think it's a stretch to say that hospitals are turning people away due to the lack of nurses. If they are lacking nurses...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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