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Joined Jul 26, '10 - from 'CA'. sandyfeet is a RN. She has '2' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'Emergency Nursing'. Posts: 413 (39% Liked) Likes: 354

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  1. I understand that an employer doesn't " owns" a person when off the clock, but think for a second how this would look from...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Freedom of speech doesn't mean freedom from consequences!
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Do we need popcorn for this thread ?
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  4. Here's a thought: You're posting under what is probably your own name. Have you posted anything that management might find...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. 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...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. I actually pity those who do this. People that are secure with themselves, aware of their strengths and are classy in...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. Agreed! Sometimes I have to wonder if its an ego thing (yes, even in the newer nurses). That whole "I'm the only one who...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. From what has been presented here, there is no way to make any determination what so ever. 41 is extremely young to die of...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  9. Or PO if you want the person to think twice next time they decide to take a bottle of tylenol.
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  10. To OP - No offence intended, really. So I WAS surprised as when I saw your name, I recognized it as one I read freq and...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  11. I think we over treat it.
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  12. I had chest pain. I was sure it was nothing, but it WAS chest pain. DH calls and asks how my day is going. I foolishly...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  13. Do you have student loans? What is your plan for those? Here is what I think. You can have both but it requires...
    sandyfeet
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  14. Imagine you got up from your computer right this minute, and walked out of your house knowing you will never, ever come...
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    Article Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  15. Had a coworker decide it was a good idea to spam everyone's cell phones once or twice a day to become avon sellers. I was...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  16. 0.adamantite said "Okay, thanks, bye" Good lord. I hope the other person was OK.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Almost wish I could do this on a daily basis with my patient's parents. Unfortunately, this is home care and you can't make...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. I had a self described "ICU nurse" visitor constantly stimulate an intubated patient and untie the wrist restraints when I...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. It's always better to be incompetent versus insubordinate. Meaning, it's better to say you will do something and muck it up,...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  20. Your ED must really stink. We just tell paramedics to do high quality CPR for 30 minutes or so until we get done with...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  21. OP....use this energy. Approach your management. Find a solution to better your patients experience. I can give you many...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  22. Where is the pocorn emoticon when you need it! :banghead:
    sandyfeet
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  23. Just today my boss was telling me about a 91 yr old pt that attended our cardiac rehab. We encourage them to set a...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  24. That's not fair. How about instead of blaming everyone's reactions on people being wound up tight, you just own that you...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  25. You're probably right about them wanting you to act excited. It makes families really angry sometimes when we don't respond...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  26. I had a pt complain about me because she said I violated HIPAA by talking to her about her mother. As I was pretty much the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  27. If I had a quarter for every patient that's complained about me I'd have...maybe $2? Not often, but it's definitely...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  28. Full moon alright. On a good note tho, had the psychotic with a history of unprovoked assaults on medical staff ask for 5&2...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  29. I hope that helped you feel better. So much to say....however I will address this....If you work in Trauma or cardiac...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  30. Whoever declared her brain dead needs to re-review the criteria, that kind if inconsistency is what led to the whole Jahi...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  31. Have had one try to have his GF sneak some herion by having her place it in mcdonalds cheese burger. Well needless to say he...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  32. One night while I was supervisor at a small rural hospital I was in the nurses station doing orders on the several new...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  33. One of the commenters in the article I read had the audacity to ask ,"Where were the nurses when all of this was going on?"...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  34. Wow! All I can say is thank you all so much for all of your input, stories, links, support and encouragement! It really...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  35. Me personally, I am not for bigots! As a nurse, it really bothers me to think that some of the nurses out there are bigots...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  36. What I don't understand is why everyone cannot just LEAVE people ALONE!!! Seriously! No one is without sin and no one is a...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  37. BluegrassRN, I just wanted to thank you for being such an open minded and wonderful parent. I break out in tears every...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  38. You will probably get some unfortunate responses, but for the most part, if your work environment isn't incredibly toxic, I...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  39. I bleieve your anxiety is all internal. Surely your surgeon has a counselor's name as transgender patients sometimes need...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  40. I agree with your sentiment sandyfeet, Pregnancy is not a disease!
    sandyfeet
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  41. I will never, ever say it. But I want to ask so badly. If it's been 'this bad' x's 1 week.. I don't understand why right...
    sandyfeet
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  42. I had someone the other night curled up in a ball in the corner of the room. I kinda snuck in on accident, guess they didnt...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  43. I don't know where you've been an ED nurse -- nor do I know where the OP has been an ED nurse. But I will say that some EDs...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  44. Local law enforcement brought in a guy who'd had the crap beat out of him by the father of his molesting victim. They...
    sandyfeet
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  45. You meant 20/10 pain, right? ;)
    sandyfeet
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  46. I'm torn between wincing and laughing when reading this post. so many patients have the same reasoning, why can't I just...
    sandyfeet
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  47. This is great! See this one all the time. Bloodwork isn't even back and they family is already asking, "What time will they...
    sandyfeet
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  48. Ever feel like our jobs would be 10000x easier if families were not allowed in the ED? I'm not a complete jerk, I'm very...
    sandyfeet
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  49. Years ago I worked for a SDA hospital with many co-workers who were practicing SDA, the church was also on campus. We were...
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    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  50. HappyWife, Im not at all feeling the least disrespected. Sometimes all you can say is something that in simple text can...
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    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality


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