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Joined Apr 27, '04 - from 'Atlanta, GA'. kiyasmom is a BSN student. She has '8' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'Pediatrics'. Posts: 795 (15% Liked) Likes: 386
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  1. I had a mom that counted everything. Think I spoke of her before. ;-) She bought the "select-a-size" paper towels and in...
    Apr 18
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  2. Hmmm, this is a new one. At least for me. My cousin has been doing independent PDN for the past 8-9 years. She's very savvy...
    Apr 18
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  3. I could be wrong but I *think* she relayed everything as if she did it but it was another parent who did it all, including...
    Mar 27
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  4. I totally deferred to the agency when she called, honestly because I was caught off guard and I didn't want it to go back to...
    Mar 24
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  5. Meh... I called mom when I got off of work to see how things worked out with the agency staff today and she told me that...
    Mar 24
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  6. Thank you. Ok, so here's the story: I get a phone call from a parent who is irate that her child's nurse left on Friday...
    Mar 24
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  7. So, to be clear, you wouldn't just leave the child with the other adult in the home at the end of your shift?
    Mar 24
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  8. You are on a 12 hour shift. Primary caregiver has an emergency at 2 PM. Your shift is over at 7 PM and PCG is not back, no...
    Mar 24
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  9. Very often it's the parents, too. I've seen a caregiver come in, check the nurse's communication book (that's intended for...
    Mar 16
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  10. Chances are the parents on those support sites and those we are talking about are one in the same... It takes a certain kind...
    Mar 16
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  11. What made it most uncomfortable was I was trying something new at the urging of my sister, it wasn't even a regular thing....
    Mar 14
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  12. Well, I had the OCD mom who counted everything. From the number of times I filled up my water bottle (from the tap, mind...
    Mar 11
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  13. Being both a nurse and a therapeutic foster parent has placed me in a unique situation. I hear a lot from both special needs...
    Mar 11
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  14. I don't have a specific dress code per se, but usually I wear scrubs. They are comfortable, and being that I work at a...
    Sep 19 '13
    Forum: School Nurses
  15. I love the pay, the patient, the 1-on-1 time/attention/care. I appreciate the ability to get to know my patient and her...
    Aug 8 '13
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  16. SDALPN has a lot of great advice! I would only differ in mentioning that it depends on the area, whether hospitals will hire...
    Aug 6 '13
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  17. Medicaid reimbursements are categorized into high-tech and low-tech, and the reimbursements are relational. There should be...
    Aug 5 '13
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  18. I work independently and I could work enough hours to be considered full time, but of course there are no benefits with that...
    Aug 5 '13
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  19. How did your interview go? I am also interviewing for this same position title in NYS soon and I have no idea what to...
    Aug 4 '13
    Forum: School Nurses
  20. Ultimately, because she was my foster daughter I was responsible for her safety whether we had nursing coverage or not,...
    Jul 19 '13
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing

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