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  1. You can hold insulin if your patient is refusing to eat-hold it and call the MD immediately for further instructions. You ...
    Apr 19
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  2. When you are young "forever" is a relative term.25 years goes by in a flash...
    Apr 19
    Forum: About A Nursing Student - Nursing Cartoon Series
  3. I wonder, is this truly your belief? I can't tell you how many nurses I know who look like (IMHO) exactly what you are...
    Apr 19
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  4. There is a BIG difference in primary care in an acute care setting when you have from 4 to 6 patients and taking a cna's...
    Apr 13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  5. QUOTE>>So Im talking to this guy and he is a stockkeeper at a hospital and he said the dreaded words "LPN'S are being phased...
    Apr 6
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  6. One of our problems starts with our administrator-the policy is "the customer is always right" The DON keeps reminding her...
    Apr 5
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  7. Why do these people have such power? I have stepped on the toes of ours a few times regarding code status.They focus on the...
    Apr 2
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  8. I did very well doing private duty. It was really paid companionship for wealthy people but I was making as much an hour as...
    Mar 30
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  9. It's been decreed in my facility that it is my responsibility to take any action I may deem appropriate no matter what my...
    Mar 30
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  10. QUOTE>>> i actually heard the charge nurse say something insulting and nasty about me to a CNA<<<QUOTE Others may not agree...
    Mar 30
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  11. I'm going to leave up outta here and go get a shower-it's Friday,funday and I deserve a cocktail. A motrin, glass of juice...
    Mar 28
    Forum: Nursing News
  12. The mother says she is doing better "after she left up out of California" (or words pretty close to that) I think they...
    Mar 28
    Forum: Nursing News
  13. It's in Philly-I would LOVE to go and throw a big whipped cream pie on Uncle Omari and one on Glenn Beck (turd)
    Mar 25
    Forum: Nursing News
  14. The stakes are usually not as high for us in LTC .We have the usual problems with the hairdresser, dietary dept and laundry...
    Mar 23
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  15. Our pharmacy will quickly recommend restarting almost everything we d/c including multivits. Our psychiatrist does not like...
    Mar 23
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  16. I would worry about the long commute in bad weather-if you take that position make sure you have a place to stay nearby in...
    Mar 15
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  17. Or say "hashtag" (while making the hand signal) and reply "yes,girly girl?"
    Mar 14
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. Why all the drama over a write up? /QUOTE] Because a write up matters to the nurse who really cares. It stays in that...
    Mar 8
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  19. If this is day shift why not run and grab them before they get dressed, if they are awake? I agree with CCM-if there...
    Mar 5
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  20. True but in my area the culture is changing. Family members are so eager to" lawyer up" that many facilities in this area...
    Feb 23
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing

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