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By himilayaneyes

Joined Jul 4, '10. Posts: 474 (43% Liked) Likes: 619

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  1. I've been an agency nurse for 5 years now. Pros: work when you want, high pay Cons: No guaranteed hours/pay, learning new...
    Sep 30
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Congrats on succeeding and not giving up.
    May 6
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. Check with the BON of whatever state you're interested in.
    Mar 13
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  4. That stinks. Speak to your manager about this. The places I've worked usually had a sign up sheet for cancellations...or...
    Mar 13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  5. You have to do what you feel you need to do. You'll be burning bridges with one hospital...but fulfilling your dream at...
    Mar 7
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  6. I believe that each region is different. I live in the southeastern United States. Our busy season is from November to...
    Mar 7
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. From what you said, you have severe test anxiety. These are definitely issues that need to be tackled....therapy...and Xanax...
    Mar 7
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  8. I've heard of various states not accepting Excelsior's curriculum as satisfactory for meeting their nursing requirements....
    Feb 16
    Forum: California Nursing
  9. If you think that he is dangerous to patients or impaired at work, you have every right to report him. Always use your chain...
    Feb 16
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. Seems like you know the areas you don't like...so my advice...avoid those areas.
    Feb 16
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  11. The various hospitals that I've worked at have strictly used the metric system. As far as doing it, basic math skills come...
    Feb 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. I use a cosmetics case where I store my EKG calipers, scissors, dry erase marker, lots of pens, and personal pharmacy (e.g.,...
    Feb 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. I'm not sure what your call policy is but the nurses should have call pay for having to be on call. If they refuse to cover...
    Feb 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. I have been saying this same thing for years...but others say it's insensitive. :saint:
    Feb 13
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  15. I have to agree with what the other posters have said. I don't believe it's being Jewish that's preventing you from being...
    Feb 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. I would have still given the metformin. There's little chance of hypoglycemia with use of metformin. You also have to...
    Feb 13
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  17. I live in sunny So Fla but we do get the occasional hurricane. Most jobs have a policy that nursing must still report to...
    Feb 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. @Susie2310 I'm glad you're happy with the care you've received from your provider. Personally, I love to see PAs and NPs....
    Feb 8
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. People are misinformed if they think that since they're unable to find a RN job that they should pursue the NP track. The NP...
    Feb 8
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. The only thing I can say is to keep applying and start showing up in person. Turning down a job in this economy is not...
    Jan 7
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance

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