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  1. isn't it frustrating when you are practically standing on your head to encourage a resident to accept a med or tx and...
    Sep 29
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  2. I think the OP is concerned over some orders her dietitian wrote which she believes are not within the scope of practice....
    Sep 29
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. I would go for the ALF at this point in my career. The cna's may have good reason to protest change ,most of the past...
    Sep 29
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  4. The nurses and cna's who hate to be pulled to other units who procede to NOT get pulled by pretending to get sick, cry and ...
    Sep 29
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. Assisted living,long term care or live in help will not prevent her falls. It's likely she will fall and suffer an injury...
    Sep 25
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  6. My thoughts are MISTAKES HAPPEN . Report it so the hospital or clinic is aware of the problem and can try to fix it and move...
    Sep 25
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  7. We had various family members and relatives of friends of a former DON, what a nightmare,she had no boundaries.
    Sep 23
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. I'm sorry for your loss, I've been there too. As a palliative/hospice nurse in LTC I have seen plenty of loss at both ends...
    Sep 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. She is a drama queen and work seems to be the last thing on her "to do"list. Her needs and concerns trump everyone else's....
    Sep 21
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. I can beat that-a have a co-worker who calls off every month when her teenage daughter "cycles"
    Sep 21
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. I remember seeing this exact survey several years ago (can't participate,not an RN-but I knew the answers)
    Sep 20
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  12. "I'm in a hurry,my ride is here, I can count with you OR give you report"
    Sep 20
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. I have seen this as well.Additionally in our LTC we have family who simply want their loved one to have the "extra one to...
    Sep 20
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  14. We pre-medicate and in the last days we will minimize re-positioning if it clearly continues to cause discomfort and the...
    Sep 20
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  15. Just wondering what symptoms is she exhibiting that would need to be managed by hospice? Is she truly hospice appropriate or...
    Sep 20
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  16. Didn't we JUST do this,people?Interestingly, I see a different tone in this thread.The OP is a woman, the last time we went...
    Sep 19
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  17. -Poured a glass of ice water on my lap when I forgot I was holding it while trying to look at my watch -Worn slippers to...
    Sep 19
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. advice or advise?
    Sep 18
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  19. The story about the oral surgeon got blown way out of proportion-check the facts.She was physically UNABLE to work,did not...
    Sep 18
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  20. FMLA is for cases like this. If he does not qualify for it and has no sick time -IMHO-,yes-it's fair.
    Sep 18
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism

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