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Joined Apr 12, '12 - from 'NC'. whatdidigetmyselfin2 is a LPN. She has '4 years as a CNA and newer nurse' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'Long-term/Geriatrics'. Posts: 37 (32% Liked) Likes: 19

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  1. This! I was always taught even as a CNA that once something "clean" goes into a patient's room, it is then considered...
    Mar 26
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  2. In my facility, the med-techs are working under my license. With each change of the shift, we count all carts. The med-tech...
    Mar 9
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  3. This!!! It sounds like you work at my facility! I completely understand how you are feeling because I also go through this...
    Feb 6
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  4. Thanks everyone for your support and it's nice to see that others go through ALMOST the same thing as I do.. It's just a...
    Jan 23
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  5. I normally don't post much on this forum but I feel like I just need to vent a little just to try to get these feelings off...
    Jan 22
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  6. Having your charge nurse or DON back you up is a great help. If they choose to overlook the situation, it's very hard to...
    Jan 22
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  7. Omg. You must work at my facility. lol. I can completely relate to how you feel as I am going through almost the same...
    Jan 21
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  8. It is possible. In nursing school, I worked full-time, went to school full-time, managed a home, and was a single mother...
    Dec 27 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  9. We have a coumadin protocol at my facility. Depending on the pts INRs, we have certain standing orders for what we should...
    Dec 19 '13
    Forum: LTC: Directors Nursing / Assistant (DON/ADON)
  10. I guess in my delerium I didn't completely read this post. :singing: I don't know how that would work. There are...
    Nov 27 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  11. When I was a CNA, I was lucky if I had only 13 residents. A lot of the time, especially when we were short, I would have...
    Nov 27 '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  12. I have roughly 30 pts. No med aides and 2 CNAs on my hall. And 12 hr shifts
    Nov 10 '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  13. Also, per facility, there are standing orders or protocols that you can write your orders based off of depending on the...
    Nov 2 '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  14. I am an new grad LPN working in LTC also. I was at the top of my nursing class and worked full-time as a CNA during nursing...
    Nov 1 '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  15. I just graduated from LPN school and I have an almost 5 year old. It's hard but definitely doable. The things that I found...
    Aug 5 '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  16. Like csmcj said, it's not easy but it's possible. I made A's in every class in nursing school. In my experience, to get...
    Jul 31 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. I am a single mom that works/goes to school full-time. It's hard, but not impossible. I try to stay on top of my homework...
    Jan 3 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. CONGRATS!!! I just took my finals as well and made an A too! You should be very proud of yourself!!!
    Dec 11 '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  19. I'm not talking about leaving residents in soiled briefs during meal times. We do rounds before meals and after meals and...
    Jun 21 '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  20. I've been a CNA for almost 4 years. In my CNA course, we were taught to remove soiled linen carts and no incontinence care...
    Jun 21 '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant

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