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  1. I think when it comes to patient satisfaction, communication is really the key. Establishing rapport immediately is...
    12:43 am
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  2. I don't announce it. I haven't ever felt the need to.
    Apr 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. I agree with both of the above. I might also add, have you tried going out of your way to be friendly toward her? Like...
    Apr 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Freelance photographer taking pics for travel agencies.
    Apr 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. I despise Meditech. It is totally unintuitive and clunky. Everything takes so much longer because I'm trying to figure out...
    Apr 16
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  6. Heparin is an anticoagulant and has nothing to do with cardiac workload. As mentioned above, anticoagulant use in people...
    Apr 9
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  7. I am per diem. I work when I want and I don't work when I don't want.
    Apr 9
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Small community hospital = no metal detector, one security officer for the entire campus, who I rarely see. The only thing...
    Apr 8
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  9. In my state, paramedics can only practice as paramedics under the supervision of a state licensed EMS Supervising Physician,...
    Apr 7
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  10. Okay, then if the process for obtaining the platelets is as cumbersome as you described, I would hang the vanco first, while...
    Apr 7
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  11. I love my job. I work in a small community ER. We have no techs or CNAs, and only one doctor at a time. We enjoy great...
    Apr 7
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Yoga is wonderful! I'd recommend it to anyone.
    Apr 7
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  13. I worked inpatient tele/post-interventional cardiac for a couple of years. I enjoyed my work, but hated my job, if that...
    Apr 7
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. As an ER RN, I have tremendous respect for what Paramedics bring to the table. It's true that I have little understanding...
    Apr 7
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  15. Did you already have the Vanco? If so, I would hang that first since you already have it in hand, then while it's running,...
    Apr 6
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  16. Regardless of your personal experience (and keep in mind there are *always* outliers, or exceptions to the rule), there does...
    Apr 6
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  17. I think fibromyalgia has a strong psychological component- it has been linked to PTSD, and emotional trauma is a risk factor...
    Apr 6
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  18. OP, why don't you check with the National Labor Relations Board? While I can't give you legal advice, the situation you...
    Apr 5
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Well clearly, you are a much better human being than the OP, Rivalicious. You are a much better human being than I. I...
    Apr 5
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. I could not disagree with this more. As an RN who has worked telemetry, I can completely relate to what the OP is saying....
    Apr 3
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion

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