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By SoldierNurse22

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  1. The issue may be quality of collection. If you wipe a patient's finger, stick and collect a sample before allowing the...
    Apr 19
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Good example. That's frequently the case in most places--sometimes hospital policy will put limits on what can be done...
    Apr 18
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  3. I'm well aware that not all nurses work in direct patient care. More often than not, I'm one of them. My point is that I...
    Apr 18
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  4. I don't know why not. It's not like staff doesn't occassionally run outside to meet the ambulance when a serious trauma is...
    Apr 18
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  5. It does come with time. Freaking out is a natural human response in a disaster. It takes time, especially for some...
    Apr 18
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  6. I'm not sure if there is such a law. If there is, I've never heard of it. The concern you'd have is that if a nurse left...
    Apr 18
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  7. 1. No boot camp. You'll go to officer's training, which is mostly classroom from what I've been told. 2. NROTC is a good...
    Apr 18
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  8. Yes..
    Apr 17
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  9. I strive to work 40 hours a week, no more. It's usually more like 45-50 hours/week. I value my free time. You couldn't...
    Apr 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. All branches, Army included, are full and looking to cut back on the number of nurses. You have a good start, but you're...
    Apr 16
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  11. Well, I'm in the military. :) Even in the military, physicians may at times outrank you, but there is still a nursing...
    Apr 15
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  12. I had a friend who had JVA. She was a very determined, resilient human being who was dealing with severe osteoarthritis in...
    Apr 15
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  13. If you're in the reserve, you won't have a duty station. As a reservist, you'll only serve on certain weekends and 2 weeks a...
    Apr 15
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  14. No problem! I was hoping someone would be able to use what came to me in a moment of desperation, standing in front of a...
    Apr 15
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  15. While I understand your reservations about taking difficult chem classes, I'd urge you to challenge yourself as much as you...
    Apr 15
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  16. It really depends on your college. We took the same chemistry pre-reqs as our pre-med counterparts. We had everything from...
    Apr 14
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  17. OP, you've had great advice on this touchy question. I'd encourage you to do just as the posters before me have described. ...
    Apr 14
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  18. It is illegal for them to discriminate against you on the grounds of your pregnancy. However, that doesn't mean they...
    Apr 14
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  19. Government / Military Nursing The above link is the best place to look for an answer. I don't know off the top of my...
    Apr 14
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  20. We used to rotate charge between all RNs on my ward. Soldiers had no choice in whether or not we were charge. We did our...
    Apr 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion

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