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Joined Jun 13, '10 - from 'Somewhere,'. ThePrincessBride is a Patient Care Associate. Posts: 1,277 (50% Liked) Likes: 2,163

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  1. I'm kind of wondering did the original posted actually mean RNs are REAL NURSES.. what about LPNS? What are they? People...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  2. The OP continues to disgust me with her description of her patients and their basic needs. None of the expectations of...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. They base numbers off of supposition and projected numbers and not actual facts. The media? They seldom, if ever, get...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  4. You (and the other students who spoke up here, thank you) have given me hope that "Today's Instructors" aren't all leaving...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  5. At this point, I honestly, truly do feel sorry for you. Switched gears, because I think your instructors are doing a...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. As a nurse with more than 18 years under my belt and a nursing instructor, if I ever found one of my student's patient...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. If your relationship cannot "survive" nursing school. It won't survive marriage, mortgage, children and debt. If he is so...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. The mere fact of having to rotate to all different shifts would have made me turn down the interview. If you work nights...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  9. Esme had emergency surgery Saturday and is in ICU. She is doing better, but is still very uncomfortable. She could use...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Pretty much our docs mentality is "I grew this baby and now it is mine and no one else can manage the care like I do"
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  11. Just wait. Your turn is coming.
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. I just read the thread that seems to have affected Singing in my Heart so deeply. I think he overreacted. Someone took...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. You failed. Not the end of the world. Go back and try again:) I failed, and I went back, and I'm proud to say I'm a nurse:)...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. :roflmao: I love this thread!
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. I was speaking with a patient who was upset over her recent leg amputation. So I was talking her into better spirits. Well...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. not I - but one of our LPN's loves to tell the story of when he was on orientation - first day and was nervous. He hums...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. You're wasting your fingers, I've tried pointing this out and only met with refusal to see any other path but apply in 18...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  18. Right??? Sigh, some people these days. Guess you can't fix stupid.
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  19. Wow, how could you have missed the fact that he has only received advice that would HELP him go to NA school?
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  20. It's beyond ironic that you're calling us names then turning around and giving the exact same advice every single person on...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  21. It has nothing to do with the profession it has to do with your attitude. It comes across as settling and pretty much saying...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  22. It's the attitude that goes with it. Most people who want to immediately go into advanced practice give off the attitude...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  23. I agree with PP, you flunked out of a huge section of med/surg, it may have nothing to do with your book smarts but more...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  24. Hmm. My definition of a "good person" doesn't include being a witch, eating one's young, belittling or gossiping about...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  25. 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
  26. The definitions that most people use of the word "profession" do not relate to anything religious. While religious people...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. No sympathy. Do your research on where your money is going.
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: Nursing News
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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
  39. 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
  40. Do not let your disappointment ruin this opportunity. Perfect your assessment skills and knowledge of meds and interactions...
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  41. Freedom of speech doesn't mean freedom from consequences!
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  42. 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
  43. https://fbcdn-sphotos-h-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-xfp1/t1.0-9/10553580_706251986096034_9168788776972285034_n.jpg
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  44. Wait, whut???? Is this a test? :)
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. Whoa, Nelly! Why would you think the poster was directing this at YOU?
    ThePrincessBride
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. 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
  47. 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
  48. 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
  49. 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
  50. 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


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