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By Imafloat

Joined Sep 24, '04. Posts: 1,309 (16% Liked) Likes: 1,043

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  1. beautifully said! i love that the ads impact how your kids look at you, if only for a moment. in this jaded, negative world,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. I like the commercials. They are kind of corny, but it does make me feel good to get recognition. I think we are just not...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. I'm an ICU nurse who didn't get how admissions worked until I started working ER. Most non-ER nurses don't get it. It's...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Yawn. 1) You need a spelling & grammar lesson. 2) If you did this to me you it would be your face that would be red...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Please tell me this is a bad joke. There's a big difference between not allowing yourself to be treated badly and acting...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Finish up. I have to concur with so many of the others. Look, I know it's the last thing you want to do but do it for YOU!...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. I'm a nursing student graduating this December and I just accepted a position as a neonatal nurse in the level II nursery at...
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    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  8. Quote for Truth. Coworker and I play into several rumors. And we go out of our way to start some of them. Works better...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. They do it because (in my experience anyway) they have few other methods of controlling their kids' behavior. I used to work...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. It's like when people see a policeman and warn their kids that the policeman will take the kid away if they misbehave. ...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. i was shocked. ***** why are you even trying to be a nurse if all you want to do is go straight to grad school to become a...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. thank you all for your comments. I was posting just to mention how quickly someone can go bad. Lasix is usually used in a...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. OP, I'm sorry you're having to sort through all of these feelings. You did what you felt was right w/the info you had- and...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Had that happened yesterday, the nurse asked the pt what he wanted to use his meds with apple sauce or juice, she gave him...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. I'm glad you had that experience mindlor. I do hope the bitter dried up nurses were included in the group. For your sake...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  16. I remember to this day, first day as a nurse, putting orders in Order said " CBC cdiff" I put an order for CBC and one...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. I know this sounds hard hearted, but try to stay out of it all, though you can still remain professional and empathetic. I...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. I had a patient that was just wonderful. He was a Montagnard, and was a true hero to a lot of our GIs during the war in...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Thank you..it feels awesome!!!
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. $10/hr and no benefits, in the NYC area? Please, do yourself a favor -- see if Starbucks is hiring if you need income. They...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  21. Maslow's Hierarchy of Needs doesn't apply to nurses. I often use nurses as an example of why Maslow was dead wrong.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. there's an individual where i work who once believed that any food without a name on it was ripe for the taking. one...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. we had the same problem for some months in the hospital where i work, some person wuld take out bottles of juice, soda cans...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Battery if I insist that the food was my own, intended for myself (with my own name written on it), with medication added to...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. My husband gets that a lot too (he's a hospice nurse). I just call him the Angel of Death. I'm sure you also saw your...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  26. "YOU MAKE A DIFFERENCE!" :lol2:
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. Gag me with a spoon.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. I don't know if I am just hard hearted after so many years of nursing, or if I have just seen too many malingerers, or just...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. as weebabyrn says, a handwritten note is something to keep long after the restaurant meal and the dunkin donuts have...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. Not long ago I had a pt with interstitial lung disease who had totally maxed out his O2 options, chest tubes helped for a...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. My thought is this - As easily as I could lose my job I could also have a heart attack, get hit by a car, or be killed by a...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. Given the perspective of the writer, I take this piece as a supreme compliment. I'm not going to dissect everything that...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. This person (who happens to run some completely awesome websites on healthcare informatics) gets what hospital nursing is...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. Who are these "know it all" nurses that frequent this forum? Are you here just to drive me crazy? I hate that we are no...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. UPDATE: I can't remember if I posted an update or not....so many offered kind words :) I just wanted to let everyone...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. I was just offered a NICU position on the unit where I recently completed my Practicum! Thank God! I accepted it, of...
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    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  37. Interesting post. We all have some duty to "police our profession" - but, I have seen more "missions of evil" than...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. Thanks WeeBaby. I am a 1st year BSN student and have been spending alot of time considering where I'll land - or where I...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. What’s on My Ipod? Ok I promised to let you all know about my explorations on my Ipod Touch. So here goes. All my...
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    Forum: Mobile Apps For Nurses
  40. I have to give the nurses here, the utmost credit. The challenges of your profession (administration, doctors, patients,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  41. For those of us that have been doing this for YEARS, it can get frustrating to see abuses of the welfare system over and...
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    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  42. Yes, you are correct. WeeBabyRN should have said "Medicaid," since I doubt that the mother is 65 or older. If I may be...
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    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  43. Listen just below the left clavicle. It sounds quite mechanical or machinery-like. The way I distinguish murmurs from other...
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    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  44. When I think about PPHN, it helps me to think about it's other name- persistent fetal circulation- because that really does...
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    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  45. Bubble CPAP is something one of our docs invented 30 years ago, and we use to death in my unit. We use the typical Hudson...
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    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  46. :D i really enjoyed reading your post.. actually im almost thru with my one year and i totally feel the same way although...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  47. That was so very inspiring to read for this soon-to-be new grad! Thanks for taking the time to put your raw emotions into...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  48. wonderful of u to share,i am a new nurse also n had to read every word of your article.
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  49. sounds like you are adjusting quite well... :)
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  50. I loved your article:) I actually learned just this morning that I passed the NCLEX-RN so I'm so happy to say that I'm...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure


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