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Joined Jun 13, '10 - from 'Somewhere,'. ThePrincessBride is a Patient Care Associate. Posts: 1,274 (50% Liked) Likes: 2,145

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  1. Oh no! That is terrible! I love Esme. She is a sweetheart. Hope she gets better soon!
    Oct 23
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Problem with nursing being a back up is that nursing does not prepare one for medical school. In fact, one classmate I know...
    Oct 23
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. This is why nursing will never be a true profession. A true professional isn't berated for using sick days at his or her own...
    Oct 21
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. Yes. The union might have affected some type of differential. The union might have an effect on the type of differential.
    Oct 19
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  5. We were talking about this in my class. About 30% leave the profession in their first year. Yikes.
    Oct 17
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. I think it needs to be stated that rotating is awful especially within the same week. I have seen many new grads and a few...
    Oct 15
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. 7%? What? My school used to do kaplan but then switched ati. I have no idea why as I don't think ati is as close to the...
    Oct 15
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  8. Not going to lie: I hate night shift. I've worked nights as a sitter and an aide it is rough. I don't mind working weekends...
    Oct 14
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. So I have to take the ATI exit exam in a couple of weeks, and I am extremely overwhelmed and nervous. I have not idea what...
    Oct 14
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  10. Judging is normal. It is human nature.
    Oct 10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. I've heard it this way: 1 year to become competent, 2 to become confident and 5 to become an "expert." So I guess that goes...
    Oct 9
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. I find it incredibly obnoxious when pre-nursing students try to act as gatekeepers of professions they are not even a part...
    Oct 5
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  13. Nursing seems to have this "martyr" complex where intentions and motivations are questioned by complete strangers. You don't...
    Oct 4
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  14. At this stage of the game, you should be looking at RN postings, not CNA jobs. If you wanted to work as a tech, you...
    Oct 4
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  15. People need to grow thicker skin and realize that not everyone is going to agree with you and as long as it is respectfully...
    Sep 30
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. I think your success as a trucker has jacked up your perspective. While I know truck drivers can pull that much money (my...
    Sep 30
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  17. I have a bad habit of telling discharged patients "see you later!" That can come across morbid, depending on the situation.
    Sep 25
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. You know what? I'm over this thread. I feel like I am talking to a brick wall. Everything we have said hasn't gotten through...
    Sep 21
    Forum: Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  19. Once again you are missing the point. She not only blatantly lied to the NM who was gracious enough to give her the...
    Sep 20
    Forum: Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  20. Not going to lie. 8-hour per day and 5 days per week is rough on any shift, but especially nights. I would stay on for about...
    Sep 20
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion

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