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  1. There is nothing easy about NICU. When your patient weighs 15.5 oz, has skin that is still in the jelly stage, has fused...
    ICUman
    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  2. Since you are in TN, have you heard of The Farm? I really wanted to go their to deliver, but my husband was opposed, and it...
    mamagui
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  3. I never had a burning desire to be a nurse, I simply needed a major to graduate so I could go to med school. And while in...
    ~Shrek~
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. I have worked at one facility where it was okay for the nurse to take meds. If we needed a Tylenol or other OTC, we signed...
    MikeStevens
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Not in Alabama, for sure. It is illegal for midwives, period, regardless of education, to attend a homebirth. Alabama has...
    SmilingBluEyes
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  6. I would have a very difficult time biting my tongue and taking that. I feel for you!
    SmilingBluEyes
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. We had it happen a couple of times. One of the students refused to slide in close to the patient for the delivery. Maybe...
    DBK99
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. What the young nurses should be worried about is the status of their personal malpractice insurance. You are much more...
    RubicsCube
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  9. But ultimately the nurse is responsible. And if another person on the team is not providing care in an appropriate manner,...
    ICUman
    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  10. I am from the South, where nursing is probably at its worst (as far as how we are treated), but I did several stints as a...
    lyceeboo
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  11. I'm no longer in a hospital! And I thank God for this every single day.
    TriciaJ
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  12. An epidural without an IV? Umm, yeah, okay, right. I think people get on the internet, find sample birth plans, and think,...
    DeLanaHarvickWannabe
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  13. I am from the South, where nursing is probably at its worst (as far as how we are treated), but I did several stints as a...
    SmilingBluEyes
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  14. I am from the South, where nursing is probably at its worst (as far as how we are treated), but I did several stints as a...
    brandy1017
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  15. I am from the South, where nursing is probably at its worst (as far as how we are treated), but I did several stints as a...
    ICUman
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  16. OMG, yes, this! :roflmao: For me it would be, "I have zero tolerance for stupidity, and in fact, think doctors and nurses...
    MusicGuy
    Forum: Nursing Interview Help
  17. I learned very quickly when dealing with the residents (who will sit there gowned up the entire time the patient is pushing,...
    AspiringNurseMW
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  18. The general consensus at my hospital was this: the longer the birthplan, the quicker you end up in the OR. And if it was...
    zbb13
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  19. Oh wow, I had totally the oppposite experience. I swear my belly made me a crap magnet. I had a rather large man go...
    Here.I.Stand
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Oh wow, I had totally the oppposite experience. I swear my belly made me a crap magnet. I had a rather large man go...
    prnqday
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. I worked L&D when I was pregnant, and it was a badge of honor among the L&D nurses to work up until the absolute last...
    prnqday
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. My worst error was actually averted at the last minute (thank you, God). Back when I was a new nurse, we had multidose...
    emjay:)
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Once watched a sleep deprived coworker make this note regarding a newborn: "Baby resting quietly in open tree." Baby's name...
    pseudomonas
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  24. My worst error was actually averted at the last minute (thank you, God). Back when I was a new nurse, we had multidose...
    CLoGreenEyes
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. OMG, yes, this! :roflmao: For me it would be, "I have zero tolerance for stupidity, and in fact, think doctors and nurses...
    klone
    Forum: Nursing Interview Help
  26. You're probably right about them wanting you to act excited. It makes families really angry sometimes when we don't respond...
    iluvivt
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  27. I am from the South, where nursing is probably at its worst (as far as how we are treated), but I did several stints as a...
    toomuchbaloney
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  28. I am from the South, where nursing is probably at its worst (as far as how we are treated), but I did several stints as a...
    ZPZGI
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  29. Why do you not qualify for FMLA? This is a legal issue, not something your employer can grant or withhold at their whim. I...
    poppycat
    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  30. That's why I asked her why she didn't qualify. Employers have been know to try to give workers the wrong idea at the...
    TriciaJ
    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  31. Why do you not qualify for FMLA? This is a legal issue, not something your employer can grant or withhold at their whim. I...
    TriciaJ
    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  32. That's why I asked her why she didn't qualify. Employers have been know to try to give workers the wrong idea at the...
    toomuchbaloney
    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  33. Why do you not qualify for FMLA? This is a legal issue, not something your employer can grant or withhold at their whim. I...
    toomuchbaloney
    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  34. We had it happen a couple of times. One of the students refused to slide in close to the patient for the delivery. Maybe...
    friggasdistaff
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  35. Into the placenta bucket in the bottom of the bed. No injury (just shocked parents). No discipline that I'm aware of--one...
    friggasdistaff
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  36. An OB resident asked one of my coworkers if she always wore gloves for cervical exams. Umm, yeah, sport, I do, because I'm...
    friggasdistaff
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  37. We had it happen a couple of times. One of the students refused to slide in close to the patient for the delivery. Maybe...
    Fiona59
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  38. An OB resident asked one of my coworkers if she always wore gloves for cervical exams. Umm, yeah, sport, I do, because I'm...
    ICUman
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  39. I'm glad it's finally being noticed. I've been dealing with a med shortage for over a year now. I've ended up paying 5...
    pmabraham
    Forum: Nursing News
  40. Into the placenta bucket in the bottom of the bed. No injury (just shocked parents). No discipline that I'm aware of--one...
    Anna S, RN
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  41. OMG, yes, this! :roflmao: For me it would be, "I have zero tolerance for stupidity, and in fact, think doctors and nurses...
    twilli41
    Forum: Nursing Interview Help
  42. I'm glad it's finally being noticed. I've been dealing with a med shortage for over a year now. I've ended up paying 5...
    toomuchbaloney
    Forum: Nursing News
  43. One of my first jobs was in a very old hospital. We had a patient who was insisting that mice were dancing in the room. ...
    uRNmyway
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  44. My worst error was actually averted at the last minute (thank you, God). Back when I was a new nurse, we had multidose...
    Carpediem1012
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. I'm just confused about why anyone would bother with the torture of nursing school if they didn't want patient contact. If...
    nurse2be13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  46. I'm just confused about why anyone would bother with the torture of nursing school if they didn't want patient contact. If...
    toomuchbaloney
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  47. I'm glad it's finally being noticed. I've been dealing with a med shortage for over a year now. I've ended up paying 5...
    sallyrnrrt
    Forum: Nursing News
  48. My worst error was actually averted at the last minute (thank you, God). Back when I was a new nurse, we had multidose...
    smartypantsnurse
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  49. My worst error was actually averted at the last minute (thank you, God). Back when I was a new nurse, we had multidose...
    CrazyGoonRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  50. I hope they're prepared for a lot more deaths. That is insane. Hmm, a nurse with 20 years of experience, who's taken ACLS...
    Here.I.Stand
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations


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