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Joined Jun 13, '10 - from 'Somewhere,'. ThePrincessBride is a Patient Care Associate. Posts: 1,250 (49% Liked) Likes: 2,055

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  1. Maybe she had a second post hat I missed, but I don't think ThePrincessBride actually called it a "dumb" question. And it...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  2. The definitions that most people use of the word "profession" do not relate to anything religious. While religious people...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  3. I don't think anyone would say that about your husband. Sex is a very important part of marriage, although certainly not the...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. My post will probably offend some. That's not my intention, I just wish to put my observations and perceptions out there...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Entry level into practice was discussed in my senior nursing class in 1974. The handwriting has been on the wall for a very...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  6. Surely it's faster to put a bedpan under the patient than walk around for 10 minutes looking for somebody else to do it?
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  7. No sympathy. Do your research on where your money is going.
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. There are tangible rewards and intangible rewards for showing up and doing your job. Tangible rewards are things like your...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. One patient comes to mind in particular. 24 year old, healthy women who had a baby healthy baby vaginally. She wanted staff...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. I'd have to say my own VSSs are unique enough to be recognizable if I described them, LOL, so I think I'll have to pass on...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  11. My VSS was the wife of a high level executive in our company. She came in due to a somewhat typical pattern of intractable...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. Don't be disappointed... Med/Surg can be a very good place for you to really learn. I wanted ED and MICU... and after...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. I promise you that all units talk to each other when it comes to students they think are employment material..... Trust...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. Our NICU accepts new grads although I don't think they're hiring right now. This year I think 3 new grads were hired. I...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  15. I don't know of any facility that is hiring new grads into NICU - MedSurg exposure has a much better chance of paying off...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  16. Do not let your disappointment ruin this opportunity. Perfect your assessment skills and knowledge of meds and interactions...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. Freedom of speech doesn't mean freedom from consequences!
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. She should have been fired.What an evil statement she posted. Let's hope she learned more than just one lesson from this.
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xfp1/t1.0-9/10553580_706251986096034_9168788776972285034_n.jpg
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. Wait, whut???? Is this a test? :)
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Whoa, Nelly! Why would you think the poster was directing this at YOU?
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. to NurseQT, listen. When you are 75 and in the nursing home, that manager isn't going to come visit on Sunday and it...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. IN my view the request was made with plenty of advance notice. If the facility does not have enough staff to accomodate a...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. That's what unscheduled PTO is for. Call out. I wouldn't feel any qualms about doing this. If I tell you a month in...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Whatever some one else said, YOU replied.. you have never called off for a social function. To me, that minimized the OP's...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  26. When you're sitting by your dad's hospice bed, or in your own OP, do you want to remember the joy of sharing your dad's...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. This is not a" just" a social function. Again, OP is not going to the prom. Her father is aged, they just lost a sibling/...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. Despite the fact that we are essential personnel, it does not give our employer the right to walk all over us. OP had the...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. At no time did I hear the OP complaining about any other weekend she would have to work. Telling someone who lost a brother...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. Agree. Whilst the other "old nurses" are on their numerous ego trips --- she shows such a genuine loving personality....
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. I don't post often compared to some but I do read AN extensively. I stay out of the flame wars but it gets really old...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. So you renewed with 48 hours until your next shift -- and I'm sure you've known for at least six weeks that your renewal was...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. He actually had vetiligo
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. As the "shortage" disappeared in many areas of the country, many employers were able to become more particular with the...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. NO you don't....Each state has its own workers’ compensation laws, and state courts vary in their interpretations of the...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. You're totally right, MassED. Of course all 4,808 nurses logged in right now vote exactly the way you do. How silly of me....
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  37. Its not crap. The government (meaning the taxpayers) cannot afford to finance people's degrees to the extreme of "well this...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  38. It is probably safer to the patients than the ones that bring in their poorly behaved children, babies with diarrhea, kids...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  39. Thank you for getting it. I am amazed that people have the audacity to practically tell me I don't know what these things...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  40. I hope the OP treats his or her patients better than he or she treats students and/or preceptees. What does treating people...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  41. This isn't an original thread. Or even an original topic. Others have made threads like this before. Seems more like an...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  42. But that is not the case everywhere. It was suggested to the OP that she research the job market/requirements for BSN in...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  43. Nursing is many wonderful things, but being conducive to a family with small children isn't really one of them. As a new...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  44. What do you do now for work? I can understand where your husband is coming from. Believe me, the grass is not always...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  45. Do you have student loans? What is your plan for those? Here is what I think. You can have both but it requires...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  46. The other thing you need to think about is that if you finish school and get a year of experience under your belt is you...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  47. I never said being a SAHM was a waste. Nor did I say education was a waste. My point was why would you go through all that...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  48. Did you also read that 24 hours is the most you can work in a day ?
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  49. WOW really? HOOOBOY------I need some popcorn and sit back and watch the thread light up. I think you may need to work in...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  50. IN the bigger picture...does it REALLY matter? On a smaller scope...probably because you were learning everything from...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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