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  1. Thanks everyone!! So good to know I'm far from being alone!! I'd like my SO to not use the bathroom for eight hours and skip...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. I'm not an ICU nurse, and I'm not GrnTea. I'm ~*Stargazer*~ and I'm an ED nurse, though I've done a few different types of...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Check this thread too, for more good info on hospice:
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. I am an ICU nurse but work in an inpatient hospice on a PRN basis. I got into it for precisely the same reasons you did. I...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. I went from ICU to Hospice, and I have found it to be a great transition. I was never really the "adrenaline junkie" type,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Thank you!!! I loved Knoxville, I didn't spend much time there during my interview but everyone was very friendly, we also...
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    Forum: Success Stories in Nursing
  7. Good Morning, Gil, you are so right about being in charge of everything without actually being in charge of everything!!!
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  8. I actually did work briefly as a hospice liaison nurse, doing patient, family,and community education about the hospice...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. I've been a nurse for a few years now but it still seems very new to me. I love my job and couldn't have chosen a better...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  10. I cursed myself. I answered your thread saying I rarely have to stay late and haven't left on time a single time this week.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Not directed to me, but I thought I'd just say that depends on your area. It's not likely where I live - places hire all of...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  12. I hate to be a dream crusher, but you need to be realistic. First of all, culinary schools (especially for profit schools)...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. I wouldn't say most of us are naysayers, but if you want a dream to work, you need to accept the workload and tradeoffs that...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Call me crazy, but I don't go on facebook, the internet or play phone games at work. I keep the ringer off on my phone and...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  15. Congrats! I take mine tomorrow...yikes!
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    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  16. Exactly. What the charge needs to know in report is completely different from what the primary nurse needs to know and...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. I don't know what idiot came up with that system, but there is no way that a charge nurse can give a report to the oncoming...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Been up in the beautiful Northern California mountains for a few days. My iconoclastic fingers are back on duty, though.
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  19. Once I was in home depot with my hubby and he said "it sure is quiet in here"... and I chastized him for it. "Shh! don't...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  20. Right before your (better late than never) lunch break when you decide to hang that IV antibiotic "real quick" ;) before...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  21. Grandma is a full code because of family. Grandma weighs 92 lbs and has a cardiac hx (not to mention CA/COPD/dementia ...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. On my unit, they do have 2 extra RNs on day shift called "support nurses" whose only jobs are to rove the floor and help...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Welcome to my world. I miss CNAs
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. If you want to do primary care, get a good ICU job. I always said I didn't mind working hard but I hated running up and down...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. On June 6th I will be leaving the dark side to join the ranks of the sun seekers. I am excited and hesitant in the same...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  26. There are actually TWO positions I'd like to have: Staff Educator for our PICU (someone has this job already) or Outreach...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. I think it is easier if both people work in medicine as you understand the life better, but all marriages face challenges. .
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. Last year, I completed a research project as part of my MSN capstone. I've spent the last eight months trying to get it...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. I'm so glad there are people like you who want to go to day shift. I despise working days! I think part of what got me my...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. :: doing the happy dance for GMG:: Welcome to the land of the living!
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. Because of exactly what you described above, I left ICU nursing and went I to hospice. I can't tell you how many futile...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  32. This post just makes me realize how much I hated the cliques on the unit I used to work with. Why is there so much drama and...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. When I first became a nurse, an RN-friend whom I'd known for quite some time gave me the best work-related advice I've...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. This is a death defying society. Everyone is supposed to live forever and be in perfect health.
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  35. I lay in bed and do absolutely nothing. I get to a point where I actually debate if I should get up and go pee or just wait,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. Any critical care area including NICU will require clear concise communication to other staff members in the care of these...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  37. I passed the CCRN This past Saturday. I did the gasparis videos and Kaplan questions. They were both very helpful not only...
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    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  38. I personally dislike when co-workers at talking extremely loud at the nursing station at night. I don't even like it during...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. I'm glad you posted this because a floor I frequently work on has a consulting doctor with a baby voice but we all have...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  40. I feel the same way. I am not a younger nurse, and I have no desire to run around and try everything and experience...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  41. Your mileage is going to vary from facility to facility greatly. In the same town, I work at the hospital and my fiance...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  42. AntMarching, your post reminded me of my first manager so I'd like to share a story about how not all departures are...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  43. If you get a flashback and then it stops, it could be that the needle is up against the wall of the vein. Try pulling back...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. I had a nun tell me that I was so gentle once. I was putting on / taking off her socks of her very swollen feet.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  45. ...at a time when mgmt or others have you doubting yourself, hating your job, feeling like a target is firmly on your back,...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  46. Thanks for the response! We've looked into the nanny thing... because day care is not open the hours we would need....
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  47. This sounds like a normal ICU patient... What's your point? I've had plenty of patients in a shock state, pressors, swans...
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    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  48. I work in the SICU of a larger hospital and the only time we have ever trippled is in time of a natural disaster like a...
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    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  49. We're never 3:1, ever. People would be quitting left and right if we did. I barely have time for break with 2 patients...
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    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  50. It is only common in those units that have no interest in retaining their staff. Just for fun measure the acuity of the...
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    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing


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