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  1. I see 15-20 a day but usually less. Most of those are frequent flyers. I have one daily med and a few diabetic checks. Same...
    Apr 14
    Forum: School Nurses
  2. I would avoid being a surgery tech unless being screamed at by surgeons doesn't bother you! When surgeons get stressed the...
    Apr 3
    Forum: Retired Nurses / Inactive Nurses
  3. I had a student once with a head injury who became very sleepy, acted out of it, and slow to answer so I called his mom...
    Mar 22
    Forum: School Nurses
  4. Oh I've had the same things happen. Just makes you want to beat your head into a wall! :banghead: I have this teacher...
    Mar 18
    Forum: School Nurses
  5. Thanks for all the good info and articles! That has helped clear things up a lot! I appreciate it and have learned some new...
    Mar 13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  6. Ok good to know! Thank you! I definately don't want him or any kids exposed to more radiation that necessary. I've just...
    Mar 12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  7. What is typical protocol for a kid brought to the ER for signs/symptoms of a concussion? I'm a school nurse and my son...
    Mar 12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  8. You didn't do anything wrong. Welcome to school nursing. No job is perfect and this just happens to be one of the negatives...
    Mar 11
    Forum: School Nurses
  9. Oh my gosh I feel your pain. I also have two doors to my office the teachers and principal use as a shortcut too!! They will...
    Feb 28
    Forum: School Nurses
  10. I have been a school nurse for 12 years. I've been a nurse since '92 so I've come and gone from school nursing over the...
    Feb 23
    Forum: School Nurses
  11. I had a similar job except my commute was 40 min and they started making me work extra shifts. I didn't mind the drive but...
    Feb 20
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  12. Those that don't have to deal with it are so lucky. They send them to me because it's a hygeine issue plus it's a central...
    Feb 19
    Forum: School Nurses
  13. Yes most definately! Lol! Those are the ones whose parents just live "right down the street" yet somehow manage to take an...
    Feb 19
    Forum: School Nurses
  14. No we have our own team that has a leader who is in charge of all of them. They basically just consult me if there's a...
    Feb 18
    Forum: School Nurses
  15. I had a parent call me back after picking up his sick child and ask how long he could expect him to be sick. I'm like a day...
    Feb 18
    Forum: School Nurses
  16. Oh wow everyone is so diplomatic! I guess I just never really thought about how I should answer that. If it's illness...
    Feb 14
    Forum: School Nurses
  17. Take the job. Almost all jobs come with a probationary period. If during that time you get offered the ER job you can...
    Feb 13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  18. I get you! Yes it's inconsiderate. Could you maybe approach your manager privately and say that although you live closer...
    Feb 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Oh and mine is not cozy-no blanket and no pillow. Don't want them to get too comfortable! :)
    Feb 12
    Forum: School Nurses
  20. Sometimes when kids are complaining of a belly ache and I know they aren't just sleepy I let them lie on the cot for a few...
    Feb 12
    Forum: School Nurses

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