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  1. How long have you been in your nursing program? Im sorry but your wife is very disrespectful toward you. I have not seen...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  2. I always thought I wouldn't like nights too but once I tried it I found I liked it.I am a terrible sleeper at night, but I...
    juzme
    Forum: Success Stories in Nursing
  3. In our hospital a stage II or more pressure sore is reported as a serious incident. Then it is investigated by a whole team...
    juzme
    Forum: Developmental Disabilities
  4. That seems unnecessarily rude. I think it's a legitimate concern and question.
    juzme
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  5. You need to take care of yourself before you worry about the job. Call in sick and see your physician.
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  6. I agree that it's not necessary to palpate the brachial artery. Placing the stethoscope in the center of the antecubital...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  7. Kortikoff sounds (spelling) is what they are called. You don't need perfect placement. They are pretty frigging loud and for...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  8. Gay nurses, Lesbian nurses, Hetero nurses, Gay physicians, Lesbian physicians, Hetero physicians....sexual orientation...
    juzme
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  9. Do not fall for the "death stare" routine. Some nurses use this--especially on newbies--to intimidate, even when the other...
    juzme
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  10. A former supervisor once said that we have more than one shift for a reason. Unfortunately it is inevitable that some things...
    juzme
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  11. I absolutely would NOT carry a tape recorder for several reasons. First, your employer told you not to. If you do anyway,...
    juzme
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  12. i was thinking precisely that, but then I think about the politics among academics in university departments, and among...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  13. I work in Peds, not LTC, but we often have parents/family who say the same thing about their child. If the family says...
    juzme
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  14. Before I became a nursing assistant, then nurse, my only two jobs had been in construction and a moving company. I had had...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  15. EVERYONE makes med errors once in a great while. Anyone who says otherwise is either lying or to stupid and unobservant to...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  16. On my floor, med errors aren't handled punitively. We aren't written up or disciplined per se. Med errors are always handled...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  17. I'm sure the new nurse felt very sorry for her error. In nursing, it's very difficult to separate work from personal life,...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  18. What do you think would be sufficient? A public flogging?
    juzme
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  19. Accommodating how? Moral distress/compasion fatigue are big issues in nursing/health care that almost every nurse deals...
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  20. This place is like so many others. It doesn't matter if it is LTC, Homecare, Hospital, Physician office, etc. We are short...
    juzme
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. 30 years experience here, many areas. The area itself doesn't really matter. You are in an unsafe situation.. for you ..and...
    juzme
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. You are right, the general floor nurses knowledge of diabetes and insulin control is just enough to get by (and obviously...
    juzme
    Forum: Diabetes / Endocrine Nursing
  23. Our pt satisfaction scores have increased dramatically after implementing bedside report. I love it. No longer do I have...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  24. Not every piece of information about a pt is shared while at the bedside. That is why staff education is a must before...
    juzme
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  25. My facility did it the way they wanted for maybe a few days. They wanted it done on 8 pt's. It was a nightmare and we...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  26. I wonder if staff had any input into this decision. Were you given an opportunity, as a team, to participate in the change?...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  27. I love that it's being called "B.S. reporting." :lol2:
    juzme
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  28. I must respetfully disagree with your views on bedside report. The information passed from offgoing to oncoming nurse is...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  29. I have read the original post a couple of times and all I have really picked up on is that the OP needed to get some stuff...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  30. I definitely think you are at the wrong job but that doesn't mean you can't make it in nursing. If you love bedside nursing,...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  31. Hi I have been an LPN for 16 years and you are probably a lot younger then me but nursing is one of the hardest jobs you'll...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  32. I wonder if these new grads are a victim of there own up-bringing. They have been taught that comfort is more important...
    juzme
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  33. Veggie, I agree. I would want to "compete" with those new grads as well. Part of the problem as I see it is that these...
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    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  34. I'm a nurse and I happen to be black. I live in south Florida which is ok for the most part. Every now and then you have a...
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  35. I don't know of one woman who has made that request. Wonder where that "pretty certain" comes from.
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  36. No one that I've ever heard of. If they feel this way about an ob/gyn, they probably don't want any healthcare professional...
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  37. How about this..... " Just so happens to be your lucky night. Nurse Mary is assigned to all the aholes and she is not of...
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  38. Now, this just makes me so sad, and also makes me want to throw up. :barf01: I'm sorry, Viva:/ :hug:
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  39. The same reason why it's acceptable if a Muslim male patient requests male caregivers. The requests aren't based on hate and...
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  40. All of this is so sad. "Can't we all get along!" - Rodney King (4/2/1965 - 6/17/2012)
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  41. I would say not. Arrangements can be made for the person to be sent home and pay for a private caregiver. Once a person...
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  42. I've met many racists who don't always know I'm of hispanic (and white) descent. I don't understand why color matters in the...
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  43. I'm a black nurse in a very white state. When I was in Nursing Home Hell, a resident on my hall went to the hospital, and...
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  44. i don't think it makes a difference as to who said what. the bottom line is, do we accommodate the bigots, or not? leslie
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  45. "Unfortunetely, we have no melanin deficient nurses on staff. I am going to have social work come and see you so that you...
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  46. Why'd you waste time arguing with him about whether you could talk..just say ok...can you take care of it please? And ignore...
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  47. I do agree that you should break the ice,,,if you find yourself in a similar situation next time try delegating "yes I...
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  48. The nurse you describe sounds like a bully to me. If everyone stands up to her and holds her accountable then she has to...
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  49. Compared to the other educated professions, nursing is one of the more oppressed groups. I have previously mentioned...
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  50. Amen! I do have a shirt with the superman logo, that says SUPER NURSE. Of course I can't wear it to work;)
    juzme
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations


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