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By uRNmyway

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: 1,163 (59% Liked) Likes: 2,244

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  1. I just learned mine today- yeast infections. Had a patient with one so bad you could smell rotten vag in the hallway......
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. :stinkyfeet: FEET. :barf02:
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. My mother-in-law had a stroke last week. Details are sketchy -- she's several hundred miles away and the daughter who lives...
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    Article Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. These kinds of threads always raise my ire because there is always someone that comes in to make exceptions (such as ADD) as...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. I will call security in a hot second and have your disruptive tail (and those that you are failing to control) escorted from...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  6. "I am neither a nurse nor a parent, so feel free to educate me" Go to nursing school. Have a baby. Then, have an...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. On topic: We recently had the patriarch of a very large family in my NTICU. They took over our waiting room and the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. 650-lb male. Open wounds. Maggots. 'nuff said. :barf02:
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. This is part of what limits the sympathy... Nobody who's entered nursing school in the last 6 years has any excuse not to...
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    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  10. Instead of complaining, you did something about your problems. I hope the new job works out for you. Keep your license...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Young lady known to us arrives by ambulance reporting that some house guests had stolen her prescription. Naturally, it's a...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  12. When I take my dog to the emergency after hours clinic they want $150 cash before they will see my dog... no money, then the...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  13. exit96, I think we can be good friends. I heard once our ED physician saying he doesn't give a damn whether pt is...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  14. Actually, I believe that we should be able to earmark our tax dollars for what we believe to be correct. If someone believes...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  15. My husband and I raised our kids the old-fashioned way, and I'm proud to say they're raising theirs in the same fashion. My...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  16. Not from me malamud. I've got a ten year old son that many parents would have medicated years ago, but from us he mostly...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  17. I don't blame the kids either. The parents came back at 3:00 a.m. and yelled in grandma's face, "Mom! We're here Mom!" ...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. R-E-S-P-E-C-T It's a concept that's sadly dying away. But I must say, I don't blame the kids. Parents need to step up...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. I work mostly inpatient hospice, and recently we had a family show up with about a dozen kids in tow, teenagers down to...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  20. I don't call off on holidays 'cause I like my time and a half. And, speaking of self righteous.... calling your coworkers...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  21. Okay. Strip away all the debate about whether this nurse's appearance or upbringing has anything to do with her personality,...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  22. Oh, for Pete's sake! RNdynamic wasn't talking about anybody on this board! Why is everybody making this about...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  23. Maybe inappropriate, but calling them "sick people" is way overreacting and extremely judgmental.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  24. All I want is to be treated like the professional that I am... like everyone else.... no better, no worse. I certainly...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. You don't get that being float pool in a smaller 300 bed hospital like mine. Everyone knows you and your capabilities, so...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  26. When I worked as the charge nurse on an inpatient oncology unit I almost always assigned the "easier" patients to a nurse...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. I try to give nurses who float to our unit the more plum assignment ...not because I think they're stupid, but because...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. We will say don't give so and so to float pool because we know that so and so is a very special snowflake and will not react...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. "You ain't the best nurse on the (expletive deleted) planet, but thanks for the Popsicles." No higher compliment has ever...
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  30. I could hear the complaining all the way down the hall as I clocked in for my shift. "Will somebody tell me again why we...
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    Article Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  31. Doesn't gave to be a doc to clear out the bystanders, i've done it more than once.
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  32. And a lesson from this shift: keep a complete change of uniform, including shoes and socks, in your locker. You never know...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  33. I've been thinking about what simple advice we could give to those new to our ranks... a bullet list kind of thing... Tips...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  34. I'll bite. When I was a baby nurse... So proud of my iv piggy I hung.. Counted those darn drips just like we learned.. ...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  35. Cute. We conservatives are the reason nurses have a crappy lot in life, and labor unions are the ONLY way to solve those...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  36. We are not the only game in town. There is another similar sized ER 15 minutes away and 4 others within 40 minutes, plus...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  37. I wouldn't be shocked if the family or patient sent a long complaint letter documenting why it was your fault the patient...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  38. Ten to one they were doing that stuff at the other hospital since they had to bring in a stack of results.
    uRNmyway
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  39. I've heard similar things a number of times in the past, at each of my three jobs. I've made various replies but generally...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  40. I recently was discharging a pt. from our ED where she had been seen many times for her chronic back pain. She said to me...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  41. Ask me about the night a two-year old puked Pringles, chocolate milk and gummi bears into my scrub pocket. Did I mention she...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  42. I love the "they haven't eaten since yesterday".... well, why not? Were you so excited about hospital food you saved up? I...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  43. I doesn't sound like he was doing this out of a desire to hurt himself; he was doing it out of an abundance of ignorance. ...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  44. Exactly. HOW did they clear him????
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  45. No, no, no. I simply refuse to believe that this actually happened!! If I did, my mind would explode. The only way this...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  46. Sooo I guess his boyfriend must have been into the idea of repeatedly ejaculating into tupperware containers? I have a...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  47. Even abstinence-only sex ed makes the point that it takes boy + girl. Where did this kid get the idea that injecting semen...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  48. Wow. Reminds me of a patient who used to crush and inject Benadryl into the thighs, but that patient had Münchausen...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  49. A new all-time #1 has surfaced for me and my career and I'd like to share... Young adult male presented to the ED last...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  50. What makes me crusty is the look of horror my younger co-workers get on their faces when I change a barely wet, disposable...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations


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