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  1. 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...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Since this isn't something you want to share with your manager, I'd suggest using the free and confidential EAP that is...
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    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  3. Wow, really? So you see me saying that I'm sorry you went through this and I'm sure people were doing the best they could,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. I'm very sorry for your loss. I can't imagine how hard that was for you. However, it sounds like you were given great...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Not sure what you meant...but just in case to clarify: I am not considering doing this. I have not done this. I witnessed my...
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    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  6. I worked with several women like this on a rather toxic unit. They would try to run others down in my presence. I refused to...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. I don't have any answers for you, but I feel your pain. I actually got into trouble with my manager once because the CNAs...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. This is likely our difference in perspective. Here is my personal and professional rationale: 1. I was educated in a...
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    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  9. One question I've always had about this issue is, how do programs monitor their student's clinical activity and progression...
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    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  10. My personal/professional opinion is that NP programs should not admit more students than they can provide and monitor...
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    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  11. More money makes it more tolerable for me. I was working more or less at the bottom of the pay scale at my hospital since...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Both will get introduced to my friend one day. You'll see. Her name is Karma and she's on a world tour. She'll be coming to...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  13. I also lose respect for people who gossip...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  14. Ok, first off I would like to say I am in the age range of Heidi. New Nurse with a new speciality, and some of my coworkers...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  15. I have two thoughts about this. First of all, the opening post seemed a little too specific. If I worked with the OP, I...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  16. I don't think anyone said anything of the sort. People mentioned the possibility of a poly relationship. No one said...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  17. And here's a possibility no one seems to have considered thus far: Mrs Dick knows about Heidi, and is okay with it (or...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. Good story, but very interesting that you feel so much more vitriol for Heidi than Dr Dick. HE'S the one with a pregnant...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. I guess I don't really understand why Heidi seems to have taken the brunt of your disdain and disgust. Heidi is not the one...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  20. FWIW this is my policy on these types of things. Because even being a bystander can land you in a heap of hot water...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  21. I doubt we will hear from the OP again, by now he surely left nursing for a more manly job in construction LOL
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    Forum: Men in Nursing
  22. I'm tired of posters like this coming in who have had a bad experience with the career and then go and act like it's the...
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    Forum: Men in Nursing
  23. Maybe you should look for a different job in nursing, sounds like your place of employment isn't a good fit. I love my...
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    Forum: Men in Nursing
  24. Somebody has nothing better to do at 4 am, 5 threads in 13 minutes all saying "Men don't go into nursing". I guess you...
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    Forum: Men in Nursing
  25. And any number of facilities are wanting the entire team--primary care nurse, and CNA to be in on a bedside report. And as...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  26. I've had 7 jobs in the past 6 years, including one that lasted for 2 1/2 years. Part of my issues with holding onto jobs are...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  27. Please do not suggest teaching to someone with the smallest sliver of experience and who wants to leave bedside nursing at...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. Toes in the potted plants for the win! *jaw dropped*
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. I don't regret it at all; it was the best life choice I have made as far as my quality of life, overall happiness, and...
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    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  30. While I'm sure there are some NP's out there with career regret, I feel like most career regret in nursing likely stems from...
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    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  31. Not necessary! Really, no need to belittle others in a discussion. PARTICULARLY if you ARE a "professional". Then, act like...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  32. 1- Five male roles in your cultural group? a) stud muffin b) remote controller c) non-heterosexual d)...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  33. THANK YOU amzyRN, jadelpn, SoldierNurse22!!!!!!!!!!! I took the advice and went by his office. As it turns out, he had...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. Just consider what you're looking for here. The scope of practice similar (although not equal to) a physician...and a...
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    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  35. I work with annoying people of all different religions and I play the role of the annoying agnostic. It is a good balance
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  36. I am very religious, but I chosoe not to blabber about it. I think it is much more effective to live a life that resembles...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  37. "Religion is like a penis. It's fine to have one and it's fine to be proud of it, but please don't whip it out in public...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  38. I just sigh and don't respond. I think religion is ridiculous and would rather not hear about it, but it's the way of the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  39. We're just a bunch of heathens where I work. I can't remember the last time anybody mentioned God or church. Maybe we...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  40. Pass on it. No good will come from it.
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    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  41. "Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits....
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    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  42. I've never regretted my decision to be a nurse. Writing "RN" behind my name is what I dreamed of for years, now I can do...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  43. Actually, I quit my previous job to pursue my dreeeeaaam :whistling:, and here I am without regrets. So I kind of already...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. Please... did you have to use Cheerios? They're my favorite!!! I'' never look at them the same way at breakfast. I'd...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. THIS. We can be business partners!
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. And I'm a CNA working toward becoming one. Who peed in your Cheerios?
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  47. I have a good friend who is an LPN who came from a family and extended family full of people on disability. To describe the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  48. I want to thank everyone who answered. I was really in need of guidance and support. I know I have a lot of potential I'm...
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    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  49. I don't think so I think it's a general question for anyone. I would have still been a nurse. I love my patients
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  50. I worked my dream job as a stay at home mom. I was good at it and it was where my heart was happiest. Unfortunately the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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