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Joined Aug 17, '00. Posts: 3,966 (25% Liked) Likes: 2,864

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  1. I find it amusing that you're concerned about a well-behaved and probably well-groomed dog but will throw open the ER doors...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  2. As a guest in their ED, I would do nothing. Actually, I would probably see if I could play with the dog, if I'm being...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  3. Well and to do so, they also have to admit that it COULD happen to them. And so many parents are of the attitude, "I'd...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  4. I may get flamed for this, but I think most of the OP is crap. I think nursing tends to attract a lot insecure, "type A"...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. I have to agree. No one should HAVE to deal with co-workers who are mean, degrading, demoralizing, or rude. We are all...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  6. There is a big difference between respecting someone and acting respectfully. There are many people I have run into for whom...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. In our hospital it is actually the younger people who use more FMLA (excluding maternity) than the older ones. I have found...
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  8. I've been a RN case Manager for 2 years now. I started out in heme/onc and then did Bone Marrow transplants. I've never had...
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    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  9. We have become a poor me society. Abuse is rampant and real---however, instructors that are tough, make students toe the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. I think a lot of people think much of the OP said but don't feel like getting attacked for saying it. Even aside from...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  11. I am sure I am about to get flamed for posting this, but I feel the need to anyways. I have been seeing these threads...
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    Article Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. You should go into politics. You're AMAZING at using tons of words to say absolutely nothing. Those Senators and Congressmen...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. Ummmm......guys? Doesn't this thread smack of baiting to you? I got only a few in and thought "I think someone is...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. What on earth does that have to do with anything? I said from what you've told us, nothing stands out as abuse. Perhaps...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  15. Shocking. I am also guessing they declined to do a story on the high school student upset he got a C on his English essay...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  16. I'm still not clear what you're talking about in these examples. It's not a scandal, it's menopause.
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. Lots of education, TV ads, and testimonies by parents. Not only hot cars but drownings. In my line of work I get tired of...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  18. Better parents would help...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  19. Maybe he's just plain old tired after sitting up all day. Can he nap after lunch and then get up again for dinnertime? ...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  20. Is the patient on sinemet or another antiparkinson medication? Mabe he is in pain bc his medication needs adjustment and at...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  21. We are currently dealing with my 2 y/o granddaughter having a stroke, brain surgery, etc.. We as a family have been rocked....
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  22. Yeah, just like hiring managers don't read resumes before calling applicants..My resume self-intro clearly state: newly...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  23. There is a regulation that states these places must be at least 300 degrees year-round. Just kidding, but there really are...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  24. I'm a ****** nurse in the OP's eyes. I am horrified at the quality of students who are being permitted to graduate from...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  25. I'm sure attitude was never an issue either ;)
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  26. Oh wow. I'm thinking popcorn is going to be needed for this one
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  27. It just seems like common sense would prevail; I mean if someone needs Mucomyst for their lungs you would want suction...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  28. In my eyes they are no different. Each deserves to be treated with dignity and respect and given the opportunity for...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. Long Term Care (LTC) Ombudsman State LTC ombudsman programs investigate and resolve nursing home complaints, and in some...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. I agree with the others. I would also get in contact with Social Services as soon as possible and detail your concerns with...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. Every time I've sent a resident out, with the exception of one, they've been kept at least 2 nights at hospital. I trust my...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  32. I think the OP gets the point that an advanced dementia patient can no more refuse their care than can a 5 year old. What...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  33. Even if they have a POA or even a legal guardian, the legal guardian cannot say "Turn them every 2 hours no matter what" if...
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  34. Wouldn't that have more likely been a Kennedy ulcer?
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    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  35. Or the Lifetime movie.. "The life and non-death of Jahi" I can see uncle omari trying to get Denzel to play him, and Saul...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  36. Are you sure these people have enough cognitive ability to learn and retain new information? Will they be going home? Your...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  37. I don't think it's a label. It's a description of the patient. I have used it both as a Nurse and more often as a...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  38. That term has been around for many years, and I have never heard anyone claim it is derogatory. I agree, some people find...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  39. Be careful mixing 2 products together. It could be an issue....you're not a pharmacist and shouldn't be compounding...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  40. If you want to be a physician, I think you should just go ahead and go to medical school. Being a nurse and being a...
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    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  41. I wasn't sure if that was a rhetorical question or not, but if it wasn't, diabetic neuropathy is pretty painful. If it was...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  42. Colostitutes lol!! Not even joking, its a real thing!
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  43. There's a peg for every hole....
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  44. You are totally allowed to respond to this behavior. I usually do. Here is what you say: "I am concerned about the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  45. Plenty of women make this work. As others have said, finish school, get your license and your few years experience, and get...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  46. If you really want to be a SAHM and housewife, then don't go to nursing school. It will not only cost you a lot of time,...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  47. Work opposite hours of your husband. No day care needed.
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  48. It probably wasn't the social worker's responsibility. In 30 years of nursing (in 2 countries), I've discovered that hardly...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  49. I'm sure the overburdened CNAs reading this would wholeheartedly agree that adding cooking to their job descriptions will...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  50. I think the only thing that could potentially worry me (if it were me) would be if I were expected to do RN tasks because,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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