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  1. A friend had a pt with pelvic pain and itching who turned out to have 3, ahem THREE, used condom left up there. The pts'...
    Sep 6 '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  2. I started off as a hospital CNA (after some experience working in LTC and a previous career) at 14.80 plus 1.90 night...
    Jul 17 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. Three out of five terms done with my BSN AcBac. Still 4.0 ;)
    Jul 17 '13
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  4. Depends on your school. I'm in a BSN program and I've never seen one of my classmates use a textbook in clinicals. We have...
    Jul 17 '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  5. One of my instructors said it as, there's no stupid question... unless it's because you didn't do the reading or prepare for...
    Jun 8 '13
    Forum: About A Nursing Student - Nursing Cartoon Series
  6. I'd be careful about portraying yourself too much as a risk taker. Nursing schools (at least) have the expectation that you...
    Jun 6 '13
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  7. Depends on the type of masters and why you want it. I think direct entry MHNP makes a lot of sense because they practice in...
    May 19 '13
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  8. There's a balance of how smart you are, how organized you are, and how well you can manage your perfectionism. And there's...
    May 19 '13
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  9. Indian Health Services has loan forgiveness extras. As does much of the state of Alaska. I just talked to a super cool...
    Apr 14 '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  10. Some newish research has suggested that the brains of morbidly obese people react to food similarly to addicts react to...
    Apr 14 '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  11. Cumulative is generally what everyone looks at.
    Mar 29 '13
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  12. MHNP programs also vary as to how much talk therapy vs drug therapy based they are. I would imagine the talk therapy part...
    Mar 29 '13
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  13. Thanks for this thread.
    Mar 29 '13
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  14. Thanks. I've heard of liquid band aids but haven't tried them. I do everything I can to stay hydrated and take care of my...
    Mar 29 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Getting the RAA system and sympathetic/parasympathetic systems down will be helpful. Getting familiar with the classes of...
    Mar 29 '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  16. What you do will depend a lot of the specifics of the unit. Probably vital signs, showers/baths/hygiene, ambulation and...
    Mar 29 '13
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  17. Hi. I'm a CNA and nursing student but think this question applies regardless where we are in the hierarchy. I skin my...
    Mar 28 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. As a current CNA and someday nurse, block social media, disallow cell phones. Document your specific concerns and get...
    Mar 23 '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. Depending on your situation, you might be able to consult with palliative care through your hospital, they might be able to...
    Mar 23 '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  20. OHSU currently has a hirin freeze on nonclinical jobs but that could get worse depending on the sequester. Most new grads I...
    Mar 22 '13
    Forum: Oregon Nursing

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