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By mammac5

Joined Nov 10, '09. Posts: 728 (28% Liked) Likes: 435

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  1. I work in both inpatient and outpatient DM mgmt. There is theoretically no limit to the doses of basal insulin...no upper...
    Nov 29
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  2. So, back to the original question... My experience as an NP without RN experience has been fantastic. I was hired one...
    Nov 23
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  3. Hard not not to take that personally with all the all-caps and holding. I pursued NP education/training rather than PA...
    Nov 10
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  4. $3 an hour for overnight call
    Nov 9
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  5. I never worked as an RN. I had many years of experience as a medical assistant in outpatient practices, had done some...
    Nov 1
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  6. Check your state BON site to get the answers you need.
    Nov 1
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  7. I appreciate everyone's input here. Normally what I hear is how everyone's salary is much higher than mine, how they have...
    Oct 30
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  8. Pts should not NEED a snack. If snacks are routinely needed, the insulin dose is too high.
    Oct 26
    Forum: Diabetes / Endocrine Nursing
  9. The requirements are probably different state-to-state (unlike for physicians whose rule are pretty standard across the USA)...
    Oct 25
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  10. 1. What type of clinic? Hospital - inpatient diabetes management 2. 3 Pros 1) limited scope of practice made my...
    Sep 27
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  11. I am taking a few days to think things through, vis a vis my options and whether or not I have any. I'm trying to put any...
    Sep 21
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  12. Is this happening elsewhere or is it just NC? We are one of the states that did not expand MCAID under O-care.
    Sep 20
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  13. I work for a hospital system but don't want to be more specific than that. Tough financial times at my workplace - some...
    Sep 18
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  14. *shrugging my shoulders* I thought we were being asked for our own anecdotal experiences. I've never once claimed to...
    Sep 8
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  15. I don't regret becoming a NP but I do not agree with the statement that we are afforded more respect. I work for a hospital...
    Sep 7
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  16. Insurance thru my employers, and then NSO policy of my own. I have no doubt that my employers (well, one of them anyway)...
    Jul 10
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  17. Good question! I suppose it would have its pros and cons, like any position. On the PRO side, you do not have to live up...
    Feb 25
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  18. I'm an ANP and I've worked inpatient ever since graduation and now do just 2-3 days/month in an outpatient setting as well.
    Feb 25
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  19. $75K for your first year out of school (salary + signing bonus) is nothing to sneeze at. Especially since this...
    Jan 22
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  20. I am an adult NP and I've worked inpatient ever since I graduated. I work in diabetes management. I don't admit patients...
    Jan 10
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)

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