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By kiyasmom

Joined Apr 27, '04 - from 'Atlanta, GA'. kiyasmom is a BSN student. She has '8' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'Pediatrics'. Posts: 816 (16% Liked) Likes: 423
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  1. Think you have had a long day! Good luck with these guys. Lots of times they may look good on the first day, but then .....
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  2. Honestly, I would prefer to do my job in peace rather than have a hyper-controlling, judgmental mom peering over my shoulder...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  3. stringy sticky trach secrections... blech!
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. I think I would have told them that you have been using valium, since your frontal lobotomy failed.:wacky: Jerks.
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  5. Yes, and be grateful for all the brain resources you haven't wasted thinking about them and their nutball behavior. I admire...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  6. Wow. Just wow. If they really wanted to know, they should have flat out asked you right there.
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  7. Thank heavens this happened now instead of you having to endure whatever level of jerkiness these people have up their...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  8. I would have said they were for my monthly cycle cramps. What a jerk!! Yes, you dodged a bullet.
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  9. I'm usually a VERY assertive person, but he just grabbed my backpack by the shoulder strap and yanked. My mind just kept...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  10. I'm sure being in your shoes, its different. But my immediate reaction is that I wouldn't have let someone do that. My bag...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  11. For all they know, it could have been for your child or picked up for someone else. I requested it for the morning of my...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  12. I get it before I get an MRI... Too funny
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  13. You dodged the bullet on that one!
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  14. If they are openly that nosy, just think about how nosy they would be behind your back!
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  15. Exactly what I was going to say! :up:
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  16. what a jerk! I can't believe he felt he had the right to search your bag.
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  17. People can be silly about meds sometimes. I take Keppra and Neurontin as anticonvulsant meds. I filled in for a nurse...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  18. They sound like the type that would go through your bags while you're in the bathroom.
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  19. Everyone is going way overboard with this. Not everything will be in the care plan. Not every activity will be mentioned....
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  20. Agree with Esme whole heatedly. It's not your job to decide whether or not someone needs a particular med. Live in...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  21. Patient/family should ask for a lift from their case manager for the safety of the patient. Nobody should be lifting 150...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  22. I'd politely explain all that you stated in your original post, and then state you'll be leaving the case for those reasons....
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  23. It's a two way street. There are nurses that are sloppy, cross boundaries, have poor attitudes, chronically late, lazy...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  24. I had one mom tell me that she does not want "pads, tampons or the wrappers in my trash cans because my husband doesn't need...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  25. Don't get me started on parents who won't change a diaper because they'll have a nurse in 16 hours that will take care of...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  26. The same client who will berate us for making money off their kids will never make the same comment over the nice In Home...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  27. Well of COURSE we're making money off their kids.... this is OUR JOB, for crying out loud! This is how we pay our bills,...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  28. Mmmm Tim Hortons. Can't get that in the south. Fine, back to the topic...I guess. Yes, what you described on things...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  29. That balance is tough. Too little info and you're cold, unapproachable, and distant. Too much and they will think you share...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  30. As many times as something I said comes back to bite me in the butt, I would think that I would know how to place the heavy...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  31. I don't tell any of my personal business unless it's funny or something we can relate to. Never about sex, fights, politics,...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  32. I was in a support group for people with PCOS. Everyone was so negative all the time and everyone blamed everything wrong...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  33. Yes, I had to leave a trach support group because I would get tangled up in heated debates with parents who were really out...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  34. I get enough on the job, I don't need the added self flogging.
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  35. I'm on a similar group just to see the other side if things and to learn tips. I see the same thing. Nobody explains to...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  36. I was in the exam room with the doc and he had just finished examining a pt's ears. I moved the floor-mounted scope arm...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  37. I Was helping another nurse change out a pt in the ER. Once we had him changed he said, "oops, sorry!" The nurse I was with...
    kiyasmom
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  38. This thread made me laugh so hard. How about this: During my pediatric clinical rotations in nursing school, I was assigned...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  39. This thread went in directions I never thought of! LOL! The grandparents can be interesting.
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  40. I have one case with cameras. They are not hidden. Father can activate them remotely and is often away. One nurse was ready...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  41. I'm a woman and I don't want to see Mom's labia or boobs hanging out of her night clothes. Sorry. It may be her house, but...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  42. BBM: May I respectfully ask what your issue is with a parent wearing nightclothes to sleep in in their own home?
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  43. Yes, I've had one even announce that she was installing the cameras to "catch" nurses for evidence for the upcoming...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  44. Speaking of the possible cameras... I go into every house assuming that I am being filmed. You cannot know that you are not...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  45. Gotcha. Guess one of the independent nurses will possibly have to be the bad guy. Another route to consider (done this...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  46. She could be lying about cameras. She may not be. Cameras can be hidden in so many different every day functioning objects....
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  47. That's best left to the supervisor. If the nurses discuss it with her, she may resent the nurse or think there is more to...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  48. I am totally not saying everyone involved doesn't have a reason to not want the case... But... Has anyone just stopped and...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  49. I've worked with nurses that tell on other nurses. Those nurses usually **** off the family and end up gone off the case. ...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  50. I can never be sure what I would or wouldn't do in any given situation. Usually. In this case I don't think I'd make it...
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    Forum: Private Duty Nursing


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