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By MunoRN

Joined Nov 18, '10. Posts: 4,650 (64% Liked) Likes: 8,977

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  1. Other than mandated ratios, there not much to be done about it, so long as management calculates they can save more money...
    xoemmylouox
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  2. You need to keep in mind the number of mls between where that infusion connects to the patient, and the rate of the "carrier...
    firstinfamily
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. How is unintentional killing when the patient doesn't want to die better than intentional killing when that's what the...
    fetch
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  4. Generally the MD's intent in ordering both scheduled and prn pain control is that the prn is to be given at any time the...
    LadyFree28
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  5. It's always up to the nurses discretion whether or not to give a med, but I'm not totally clear what your rationale was. ...
    LadyFree28
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  6. It's always good to try non-pharmacologic treatments first, such as repositioning, but the problem seems to be that you...
    LadyFree28
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  7. Generally the MD's intent in ordering both scheduled and prn pain control is that the prn is to be given at any time the...
    Heathermaizey
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  8. It's always up to the nurses discretion whether or not to give a med, but I'm not totally clear what your rationale was. ...
    Heathermaizey
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  9. I have to call BS on the rationale that it's morally wrong for us take actions that cause a patient death since we do that...
    Christy1019
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  10. Deaths can't always be avoided, they are actually an unavoidable part of life. The deaths we cause still have intent; we...
    LadyFree28
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  11. Sure they do. You're suggesting it's better for someone to kill themselves in a way that may involve more suffering? Do...
    LadyFree28
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  12. How is unintentional killing when the patient doesn't want to die better than intentional killing when that's what the...
    LadyFree28
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  13. I have to call BS on the rationale that it's morally wrong for us take actions that cause a patient death since we do that...
    LadyFree28
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  14. Deaths can't always be avoided, they are actually an unavoidable part of life. The deaths we cause still have intent; we...
    emtb2rn
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  15. Sure they do. You're suggesting it's better for someone to kill themselves in a way that may involve more suffering? Do...
    emtb2rn
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  16. I have to call BS on the rationale that it's morally wrong for us take actions that cause a patient death since we do that...
    emtb2rn
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  17. You need to keep in mind the number of mls between where that infusion connects to the patient, and the rate of the "carrier...
    NRSKarenRN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. I've never heard of Biox either. We do have a habit of substituting brand names for actual names, I worked on a unit once...
    Esme12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Please run your views past your wife first, then get back to us.
    TeflonNurse
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Deaths can't always be avoided, they are actually an unavoidable part of life. The deaths we cause still have intent; we...
    grandpaj
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  21. I have to call BS on the rationale that it's morally wrong for us take actions that cause a patient death since we do that...
    grandpaj
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  22. Deaths can't always be avoided, they are actually an unavoidable part of life. The deaths we cause still have intent; we...
    SionainnRN
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  23. Personally I don't really care. Every patient is going to need things done, that's why they are in the hospital with...
    Twinmom06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. I've never heard of Biox either. We do have a habit of substituting brand names for actual names, I worked on a unit once...
    BrnEyedGirl
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. I've never heard of Biox either. We do have a habit of substituting brand names for actual names, I worked on a unit once...
    chare
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  26. Generally the MD's intent in ordering both scheduled and prn pain control is that the prn is to be given at any time the...
    blondebabe0625
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  27. Personally I don't really care. Every patient is going to need things done, that's why they are in the hospital with...
    4boysmama
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. The average amount someone is paying for an Obamacare plan is $81/month, which is one reason why there are fewer uninsured...
    moonchild86
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  29. The average amount someone is paying for an Obamacare plan is $81/month, which is one reason why there are fewer uninsured...
    TheCommuter
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  30. HIPAA actually specifically allows you to confirm that someone is a patient there when asked, unless the patient has...
    KelRN215
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  31. Personally I don't really care. Every patient is going to need things done, that's why they are in the hospital with...
    Pangea Reunited
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. The increased infection risk is due the nutrients in TPN, specifically amino acids, dextrose actually isn't the problem. ...
    RNNCcicu98
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  33. The average amount someone is paying for an Obamacare plan is $81/month, which is one reason why there are fewer uninsured...
    NurseP00kie
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  34. A bachelor's degree (any bachelor's degree) includes your major program, typically about 2 year, and 2 years of general...
    mya612
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  35. Again, there's little doubt that the current BSN curriculum model is better than the 1965 ADN model, which is what some...
    mya612
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  36. To put it another way VICEDRN, if we were to take an ADN program that is essentially identical to an BSN program except for...
    mya612
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  37. I was trying to be generous to the BSN by allowing for the general electives, which supposedly is one of the main reasons...
    mya612
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  38. You seem to be describing a difference in total credits for the ADN and BSN programs you are referring to as being a year or...
    mya612
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  39. We found a few barriers to making BSN the entry to practice, and surprisingly one of them was BSN programs. As has been...
    Nola009
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  40. This is a good example of why it's so ridiculous to refer to "holistic" nursing as a specialty, it does a huge disservice to...
    Here.I.Stand
    Forum: Holistic Nursing
  41. This is a good example of why it's so ridiculous to refer to "holistic" nursing as a specialty, it does a huge disservice to...
    Kcharm06
    Forum: Holistic Nursing
  42. This is where a CVP can be useful. It's possible for a patient to have excessive fluid outside of their vascular space,...
    ♪♫ in my ♥
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  43. I had been working 12 hour nights for years when I started at a new hospital and took a full time 8-hour night position. It...
    xoemmylouox
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. Of course you can still do your job without vitals. The whole point of nursing is to take into account the patient's goals...
    icuRNmaggie
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  45. If she's refusing the procedure then yes, from a legal standpoint it is assault. If she isn't capable of refusing then...
    icuRNmaggie
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  46. Usually the safest way to deal with this, other than politely declining, is for the patient to write a letter of reference...
    ICURN3020
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  47. Of course you can still do your job without vitals. The whole point of nursing is to take into account the patient's goals...
    mariebailey
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  48. We actually specifically ask family members or the patient to record the discharge teaching. Recording discharge teaching...
    kiszi
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  49. This is where a CVP can be useful. It's possible for a patient to have excessive fluid outside of their vascular space,...
    Esme12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  50. This is where a CVP can be useful. It's possible for a patient to have excessive fluid outside of their vascular space,...
    Christy1019
    Forum: Emergency Nursing


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