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Joined Jan 16, '11 - from 'Not Tellin, US'. She has '5' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'Med-Surg 1, Emergency 4'. Posts: 890 (61% Liked) Likes: 2,155

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  1. Do it, ghetto medicine and "clinical" diagnosis based on a good H&P is as good experience as you can find. It should be seen...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. A career ago, I had a similar opportunity and I chose to go work abroad. It was an amazing experience and one that...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. It took a lot of courage for you to beat your addiction and to share your story. Thank you for showing us what the "other...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  4. Congratulations on kicking your habit!
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  5. Hello, I am just someone who is really considering going into mental health nursing. I am posting this here because I know...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  6. I thought about giving up until I got somewhat comfortable and that took 2-3 months. the biggest challenge I think for...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  7. You are in a new specialty; so in essence, you are now a beginner again,and while it's uncomfortable, you still have a...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  8. Alternatively, advocate for a palliative consult. This level of activity intolerance verges on being end stage, hospice...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Everyone but NOADLS does.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. If you dont want to do the work now, maybe this career isnt for you. You will need to understand pathophysiology amongst...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Many of the medics near us will let us know when someone is "triage appropriate". If we have open beds and no one in the...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  12. Geodon q4!! Wow that's a lot. In my hospital is only given IM q12.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. I've actually accepted a position at an ENT office today thankfully .... Tired of being the only one who 'cares' at the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. We can't give legal advice on this site. I'd suggest contacting your company's risk manager as well as investigating your...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Howdy! US nursing 'culture' has been heavily influenced by our litigious society.... everyone sues everyone, and...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. You're not allowed to die when you're a nurse. Not unless you can find someone to cover your shifts in perpetuity.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. It is her drreeeeeaaaaammmmm.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Not when the working girl is old, fat, and demented. And they can make a lot of money if they're servicing the niche market...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Yeah, I've got a permanent crick in my neck from so much down-tilted head holding while covertly looking up through my...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. I hate how we can't even be sick without it seeming like our fault now. You are sick, you owe nothing to your work other...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Anybody else feel like this is an attempt to target vulnerable people? I only remember seeing one resident with a smart...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. There should be a spot that tells them "You are currently 24th in line. Press 1 to resume wait. Press 2 to cancel. Press 3...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Yeah because the constant ringing of the phones which nurses carry on the floor, isn't enough!! Geez! Wait staff is treated...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. It's only time before nurses strike back with their own app, "Mute My Patient's Call Bell." This revolutionary app silences...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Oh please let them call me just once. I swear I will play nice.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  26. It depends on what time you are staying up until the night before... if you're tired enough you WILL sleep. What I mean...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. I've been a nurse for 8 months, 5 months of NOC. I love my floor and have adjusted well to the night shift hours. I've...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. Don't. It makes you look guilty. Being sick is part of life, and it happens. Don't apologize. I promise you'll get the short...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. Never happens in four ERs I've worked in.
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  30. I work on a dairy farm. Cows are really, really stupid, though not as bad as sheep.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. Nope, not horrible.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. I have been an ED nurse for over 25 years CEN since 1991. Even attended national conferences in 2004 (San Diego) and...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  33. Nope. More time for therapeutic communication when your off duty. And you can help them house hunt.
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  34. It's really sweet to see young nurses so full of idealism and patient advocacy. Reality sets in all too soon. Sometimes you...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  35. This was really cute. We have a wonderful young nurse cross training in our ER, she was really helpful yesterday. So she...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  36. So. A nurse with 14 years of experience is looking for jobs on Craigslist. A nurse with 14 years of experience doesn't...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. Recognize the nurses who have stuck with you more than a year. I've been with my company for 3.5 years and have seen a lot...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  38. A couple of the EMS agencies serving the ED where I work will say "this patient is triage appropriate" when calling report...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  39. You need to go up to them and say hey guys, I'm tired and want to get going, could you please come get report. Do it...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  40. I've been married to a nurse for more than a quarter of a century, and let me tell you, nurses are not what you expect (and...
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    Article Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  41. Sorry for the confusion!! I asked for "the assessment & observation sheet that you are using to document patient...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  42. OP, do you mean that you have different documentation / forms for critical patients than you use to document on other, less...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  43. "Arrgh matey, what be your pain from zero to being gutted stem to stern?"
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. I worked with a unit manager who pasted Tom Cruise's picture over hers on her badge. She said no one ever asked her about...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. Well that's silly. Tell all these people expecting you to do things that you have an online persona to maintain.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. You can easily fix that. Just turn the picture and the name to face each other. Now instead of your badge facing the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  47. I'd be reading "Fifty Shades of Bacon".
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  48. My name tag is always backwards and I have wondered why so many times. Perhaps this deserves some good peer reviewed...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  49. This week I have learned: quite a bit but what sticks out is this.... In the beginning of the week, no matter what I...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  50. Very interesting thread! This week I learned that it is okay that I spent all of my monthly social security check AND my...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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