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Joined Jan 28, '12 - from 'Somewhere'. uRNmyway is a Registered Nurse. She has 'Roughly 5 years.' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'Med-surg, mother-baby'. Posts: 1,162 (59% Liked) Likes: 2,233

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  1. above and beyond? pffft. it's the buttcrack of dawn and i'm here, fully clothed, sober, and at least pretending to be awake....
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. If employee motivational slogans were honest: "The squeaky wheel gets the sack" "Calling in sick makes Baby Jesus cry"...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. I have an idea. Fire the guy whose job it is to write motivational slogans and hire another nurse instead. If a pretty...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Gotta love all the rah!rah! GO TEAM GO!! crap. So called motivational speeches during mandatory meetings that I don't have...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. I would gladly take free money for food. Food makes my world go 'round! But in with you on the faces. Although, now I...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. I remember one day after I had just finished discharging two, very busy patients home; from out of a room where I had just...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Maybe if I just keep posting here even when I'm Queen of the Hospital, y'all will keep me humble. I do like the idea of...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Examples of above and beyond: + I went to the car of an admitted patient to fetch his briefcase when he found out he was...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Also, for your enjoyment... Doctors and Nurses Fight Back; Proposal to Link Hospital CEO Salaries to Employee...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Maybe if admin took their own advice and went above and beyond with staffing, I'd have more time to do my own aboving and...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. I feel every shift that doesn't end in me strangling a random administrator is a day I've gone above and beyond.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Ask the administration to "help you understand" how this goal is attainable and measurable. Tell them you want to be able...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. What kept me up at night was futile care issues. One patient in particular used to make me want to cry, because her family...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. My nursing program let anyone in but only about 10% actually graduated the full program. All of the graduates passed the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. In my second job as a nurse, there was well-seasoned night nurse who I dreaded giving report to. She was blunt and direct. ...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Ah, No ;)
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Dontcha love it? The red carpet is truly silly, though, IMHO. We didn't have a higher level of service, the VSSs couldn't...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. I think of bipolar as being harder to manage than ADHD. If you did it at the recommendation of your psychiatrist after much...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. 15391 Does that help?
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. "Finna" has been around for ages; the ones that don't know about it may not partake in certain, um social circles that...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Apparently I live in an area that is way behind with current slang and/or language changes. I have never in my life heard...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. :yes: "finna" is a African American word. I have heard it wherever there has been any area of descendants from the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Thou shalt not desecrate the King's English. Methinks those who would use proverbs to live by, shall most definitely lead...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Your mean. Plz advice me on hows to talk in good english. Can I have you're advise?? My mean teechur's dun give me bad...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. i'm in So. Cal (inland) and hear "finna" all the time. (Not trying to sound racist) I mainly hear it from people of African...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  26. Error free grammar occasionally escapes me. Additionally, I am certainly not consistent with perfect spelling, but I try my...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. To whom am I finna axe a question about grammar?
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. Your kidding right? Cause her to relapse? Wow, I hope that other posters told she has bigger fish to fry.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. All the cool kids say whom. Losers say who. Coolest kids say wooh.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. It isn't learning in disguise. It is actual learning. Anyone that comes to you and says they never made a mistake is lying...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. In my first clinical rotation in nursing school, I was so excited to be with the "older" term students. I had a brief change...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. Not closing foley drain tube after retrieving sample. Not putting enough time & pressure on d/c'd iv site for coumadin...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. Made the mistake of telling a joke while I was giving my tube-fed resident her bolus feeding. She laughed, and suddenly that...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. Which one? Pants falling off in a code...sure did that Not getting a good seal on an NG tube and pushing stuff all...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. Man, I sucked at dealing with feeding tubes in nursing school. I managed to shoot myself in the face with gastric juices...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. What a great idea! I sure could have used a thread like this while I was in school. My very first time on the clinical...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. For all the harried nursing students out there, I decided to start a thread in which those of us who've made it through and...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. You need to grow up. The absolute last thing she did was judge you. In fact, it seemed to me she was very careful to point...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  39. Hi, I am a Type 1. I am on a pump. I get driving when you probably shouldn't. I've done it. That said, I stopped...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  40. Everyone has done stupid things in their lives. What we do to correct them, and prevent them from happening again, is how we...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  41. I've seen no personal attacks; just folks who are concerned about you arguing that you value yourself enough not to drive...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  42. Interesting, well-written post. Thank you for sharing. Sharing, however, does not entitle you to positive responses...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  43. I had both the 522 and 523 with the Sof Sensor, then the 530g with Enlite. I NEVER got good accuracy from the Medtronic. I...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. I've been around these forums for a lot of years, and believe me I've seen my fair share of personal attacks. What people...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. It is not judgmental to tell the OP she should not be driving with dangerously low blood sugar. There are plenty of...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. You don’t think it’s at least slightly controversial to admit that you drive a car in high speed when you’re dizzy, shaky...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  47. That's the beauty of the Internet...nurses concerned looks like a "lecture"; even though there's no tone. The fact...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  48. Your instructor was wise. You shouldn't have even been caring for patients if your glucose was making you that altered. ...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  49. I stopped driving when peripheral neuropathy from chemo made my feet and hands too numb to drive safely. I've even lost a...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  50. I WISH this could be a feature post. :yes: I do think people are having a knee-jerk reaction to anything that is...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations


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