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By rnccf2007

Joined Jan 10, '11. Posts: 128 (54% Liked) Likes: 218

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  1. Here is one way it could be handled. It never will be, but it seems to get "overlooked" everywhere in all disciplines. ...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Ha! What's funny is the schedule coordinators swear up and down left and right that they "called everybody" and are...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Just from reading posts over time on this board. Don't you all know that short staffing, or, "not being able to get anyone"...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. I think the article is exactly right, and I certainly don't see it as insulting to nurses.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Sorry, I don't know how there can be no work and there is time for CNAs or nurses to concentrate on homework. Could count...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. I used to do homework when I worked nights. Usually 12a-4a was quiet on the floor so I would get some studying in. None of...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Come to the dark side! I'm in the minority. Our hospital/department continue to let our CNA's/techs get away with laziness....
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. IMHO, there is never NOT enough work to keep our aides/techs busy. I work ICU so a nurse somewhere can always use an extra...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. If they can do their work and a little homework on the side, I see no issue with that... I worked overnights as a CNA...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. I've worked eve/night double shifts and night shift before, and either I was just slow or really meticulous when doing my...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. I work NOC for LTC, and I honestly don't think I would have a problem with CENA's doing their homework as long as they're...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. No...you're right nice people do not make up the majority of the population but I refuse to believe, or let you or anyone...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  13. I've been an AN member a wee bit longer than you, Bunny, and have to say that while I've seen dissent, anger, contempt,...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  14. This goes along with the "Who do docs think they are?" thread... Is there a board for MDs to post, like we have? I ask...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. I think we do the patient a huge disservice by enabling learned helplessness. In my opinion, part of being a nurse is being...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. unfortunately advance directives are the most useless in a situation where they are needed most ie: family that Grandma...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. I agree with the OP, people are kept alive to maintain other's lifestyles. I have directed 1000's of care plan meetings, and...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. One time I called off because I needed a mental health day. I was working FT and in nursing school and I needed a break.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. You go to school, and fill your brain with all this 'cool' knowledge. You're so smart! :D Then you find a job and help save...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. A-Yup. It's that bad. Funny....I had no idea when I was in school. I had never heard about floor nursing being like...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Overall I love it and think we are fortunate to make the money we do in times when some people aren't even able to pay their...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. It CAN be... the majority of healthcare facilities are really cutting budgets and it really hits nurses hard. Understaffed...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Dee, this has to be the most truest and accurate post I've ever seen on AN.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  24. Therapuetic communication 101 - get down to the level of the patient. Do not tower over them. Your supervisor has rocks...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  25. I don't think I would give the supervisor that much credit to be flipping hamburgers. I would seriously doubt that the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  26. Back in Nursing Schoool, I was taught the exact opposite about sitting. We were told that constantly standing hovering above...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  27. "It just doesn't make sense to me." And because it did not make sense to your supervisor he/she should be flipping burgers...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  28. Your supervisor is an idiot. Seriously. Perhaps you could pull up some literature on nursing and how a function of a...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  29. I always thought that one of the main things that nurses do is "care" for the patient. It's not all about procedures. ...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  30. Uh, if my patients needed someone to sit for a few minutes, and I could do it, I did. During the mid 80s when AIDS was a...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  31. I got reprimanded by a supervisor at work last night for pulling up a chair and sitting down to talk to a patient who was...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  32. The fact that she felt a need to mention it during the initial call which was brief would raise a red flag for me.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. Yes I have and it was a NIGHTMARE!! When they argue it is ridiculous and will always be a source of conflict in one manner...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. your shift ended so the incident report must be done by the oncoming nurse.
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  35. I don't know the hard and fast rule on this one but if it was me I would be nice to the person trying to get their work done...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  36. We sometimes teach people how to treat us, and unfortunately it seems you've taught this woman how to treat you. Have you...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. Are you sure this wasn't my family?? If I had a dime for every time my aunt told me, "Well I looked it up online and I know...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. Depending on the med, it could matter quite a bit.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. Am I correct in understanding that this is not a range order (xyz med 1-2mg IV q4hr prn pain), but rather, that there are...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  40. That's not for working in, silly. It's FASHION.
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    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  41. i just bought two...be jealous.. ((( Yeaaaah riiight)) LOL
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    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  42. Can you imagine someone getting hurled on wearing this little number :D ?????
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    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  43. So ugly! Oh, and what the heck is this?!? !/photos/78993/6
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    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  44. Oh, yeah, I see in the article that it says the new Prada line is inspired by sailors and doctors. Awesome, since their jobs...
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    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  45. So, I got one of my nursing magazines in the mail, and I'm flipping through, and see them talking about these new Prada...
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    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  46. So now nurses are supposed to be guards, too? I would think the security guard would be more at fault than you. What were...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  47. Call your immediate supervisor ASAP. You deserve an explanation. A security guard was responsible for monitoring this...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  48. This is one reason I'm getting out of nursing soon. I'm tired of being the scapegoat for everything that goes wrong - as an...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  49. This is one example of the many circumstances that keep me from putting my heart and soul back into a nursing career. ...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  50. This is seriously BS. Everyone has the courtesy to be notified as to why they are suspended upon suspension. Godforbid you...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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