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Joined Oct 8, '09. Posts: 328 (20% Liked) Likes: 88

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  1. By far what sucks the most is flying by on dayshift, just barely finishing tasks, never really knowing anything about your...
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    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  2. Exactly, GrnTea! It's YOUR opinion that those two areas are easiest and not necessarily the opinion of others, particularly...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. My my this country sure has gotten good at turning out fragile young adults. All those years of everyone being special, no...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  4. it's not just CNAs. Nurses get paid less there too. I would have thought that with an ambulatory clinic and primary and...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  5. I don't want to be a nurse anymore. I never had any interest in working in a hospital- I only want to deal with elderly. I...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  6. You're going to be working, everyday, with the same bodily fluids through which HepB is transmitted. I don't understand why...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  7. What is it exactly about being a CNA that you don't like? I have been a CNA for coming up on two years, and while I have had...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  8. Yes. I've been working as a CNA for about 2 years now and it has made me not want to be a nurse. The healthcare field is...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  9. Amendment to previous comment, if you drink lattes @ $3.00+ a pop, you could save even more.
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  10. Congratulations! Samhain's advice is excellent. Keeping your attention on maintaining your standards for yourself and...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  11. Aside from what the other 2 people have offered for advice here, I will add: You will, without a doubt, incounter...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  12. Definitely. My Mom is a super-introvert and also a nurse. She may not be chatty and outgoing, but that allows her to click...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. I am a second career RN. I went straight to nursing school without any time as a CNA. I have worked recently as the aid on...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  14. I LOVE being a CNA! I currently work in a long term care facility and it is so rewarding. It gives me such a good feeling...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  15. A lot of it I think is what are your expectations in becoming a CNA. The work can be very hard both physically and...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  16. I made one. I bought some cheap fabric, traced an outline of one of my kids, and sewed it and stuffed it. (What didn't hold...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. I used a super squishy teddy bear at home for wound care and a piece of pool noodle for pretty much everything else. I taped...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. What should you do? Run, and don't look back. A place that will call in someone to work before they're even supposed to...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  19. Before you decide on moving forward, IF you have a learning disability, it's best to seek out professional help, as another...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. SoundofMusic - I think we would all agree that it is horrible, and it is dehumanizing. I think you are likely a nursing...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  21. Patient care technician/CNA would help if you know how to play your cards right, meaning you can be an internal applicant...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  22. It is true that PRN can be a foot in the door. Every position says they want experience. I got hired onto a hospital...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  23. I'm in PA. I was lucky enough to get a CNA position in Manorcare and then after a year I got a job in a hospital for better...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  24. Part of what you're seeing is companies keeping employees below 30 hours a week to avoid the regulations in the ACA...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  25. There are millions of cna jobs in Pittsburgh, I assume you don't want to relocate for cna pay though lol.
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  26. Try home care agencies. They are always hiring! They don't pay as much, but you will get some experience. You can also try...
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    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  27. It's a good question since not that long ago beta blockers were considered contraindicated in heart failure. You sort of...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  28. Chocolate, snickerdoodles, cold milk, and two kittens. And a big stockpot for making soups.
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  29. bottle of whiskey
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  30. A couple immediate thoughts: A) In the scenario you describe, you are seeing what "real" nursing is about, and B) If...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  31. My watch! It has regular AND military time!! Waterproof, and cute....$20
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  32. This has nothing whatsoever to do with lambs and wolves. Students overwhelmingly think that clinical is all about...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  33. The nclex questions are based on Blooms Taxonomy. Nursing is all about application and analyzing, If you can't apply your...
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  34. In previous posts, you mentioned you know your content very well, don't need a refresher, and graduated with a BSN in 2008,...
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  35. Truth is, some of those who are protecting their right to post questionably personal information about patients are no doubt...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  36. when i did some hiring at a previous business job i did throw away every resume with a typo. i know it sounds harsh,...
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    Forum: Nursing Resume Help
  37. I am always willing to help, I have been there. I didn't become good at resume writing overnight. I had to research it...
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    Forum: Nursing Resume Help
  38. Now can we delve into the appropriateness of Elle's "Scented" resume in "Legally Blonde?" It got her into Law School! I'm...
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    Forum: Nursing Resume Help
  39. In US punctuation, the period is enclosed in the quotation marks. "... fill out in person." "To drum up" is a reference to...
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    Forum: Nursing Resume Help
  40. Is it really so much to expect someone to proofread their resume? Then proofread it again. And perhaps get someone else to...
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    Forum: Nursing Resume Help
  41. I'm a new GN and have only had a couple of interviews so far. However, I've been in Corporate America for a good many...
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    Forum: Nursing Resume Help
  42. I agree, and am very happy to find that someone else realizes that paying attention to little things matters. I view making...
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    Forum: Nursing Resume Help
  43. I have sat at a light until it changed - to red.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. People have been very respectful and have offered thoughtful solutions. It is a very difficult situation you are in and I...
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  45. My husband has worked in the ER for 5 years now, he often comes home with complaints about work, and I suggest he go find...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  46. You know I am training to be a psychiatric nurse and from what I see it is up to you - you can do flip all for the people...
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    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  47. From what I've seen? Only at the State hospitals and only if you're LVN. I work geri psych. You only do the med cart in...
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    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  48. Honestly I think its a way of keeping nurses in school FOREVER!!! Along with giving nurses more and more responsibility with...
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    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  49. Career satisfaction is what we make of it. A person can be satisfied with their job as a restaurant worker and another...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  50. I think i just don't want to grow up
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice


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