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  1. How about offering a 2 weeks notice when you sit down with your manager in person to quit? Tell him/her why you are quitting...
    Sep 28 '13
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  2. 1) Cleaning up incontinent patients with C-Diff diarrhea. A lot. Often. 2) Unhooking completely hooked up patients (to...
    Jun 30 '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  3. Emergency Departments are different throughout the country, but the Emergency Deps in our area do not hire CNAs, only IV...
    May 23 '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  4. Our providers are all really good about discussing DNRs with family members. However, the timing of these discussions is not...
    May 6 '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  5. Yup, your patient is not going to wait for you to whip out your phone and google Vfib as he is about to tank and needs some...
    May 2 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Come on...Just one sentence prior to this you state that you "...respect other people's religious choices...," yet it is too...
    Apr 27 '13
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  7. It is offensive because it forces somebody else's lifestyle (in this case, the act of praying) on somebody who does not want...
    Apr 26 '13
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  8. Down to 1 pt in a 35 bed ED. Never seen a clear board..
    Apr 22 '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  9. Is she learning what she doesn't know at home? IF (a big if in my opinion) her attitude is a sign of insecurity and anxiety...
    Apr 21 '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. You might have classes during the day while doing orientation during night shift. You will most likely not work the night...
    Apr 14 '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  11. Maybe the ER is just not a good fit for you? Have you thought about switching to another specialty that would be less...
    Apr 11 '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  12. We don't have mental health nurses in our ED. We have a trauma, a med, and a psych section and all staff RNs are...
    Apr 8 '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  13. Similar initiatives have been started in my area as well for regular (not fast-track/Urgent Care type) ERs. In my opinion...
    Apr 4 '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  14. I wouldn't recommend it. You will invest a lot of time and money into prerequisites and nursing school only to be one of the...
    Mar 22 '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  15. I found the NCLEX harder, but the NREMT gives you a good idea about the style of questions.
    Mar 10 '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  16. Absolutely chart it. Like everybody else said, use objective language and quote whenever possible. Also document what you...
    Feb 13 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. If you start in the adult ER you might still see peds (many ERs see both peds and adults), which offers you a wider range of...
    Feb 6 '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  18. You might not be able to stay on PRN. In general, PRN nurses are expected to have enough experience to "jump right in" and...
    Feb 4 '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  19. We'd love you in our psych section!;) Don't let your weight hold you back. If you can keep up, apply to the ER. Good luck!
    Feb 2 '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  20. It should be AT LEAST 100 compressions per minute, like you said. The more the better, as long as the chest is allowed to...
    Jan 30 '13
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac