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  1. I agree with the waitress thing. 100% That's why I've said this, time and time again: leave a 20% cash tip on the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  2. It wasn't my significant other, but a friend who was a nursing technician, of all people. I told her someone was lying...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  3. I had come home after my first code and my patient didn't make it. I was venting to my DH and telling him how doing CPR on a...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  4. One of my brothers was having back pain one day and said to me "I think I have a cold in my back". After laughing...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  5. #1 - When my dad had a stress test done a few years ago, Mom called to say everything was ok. She said the only thing of...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  6. This thread is started in honor of my darling husband, who told me this morning that he almost woke me early because he had...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  7. This is hilarious! Good sound advice :) Happy Sunday! In all seriousness, you can find places to donate blood...
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    Photo Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  8. What do you say if you really like confidentiality? Hip-hip-HIPAA! (my favorite is the hipaachondriac, brilliant)
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  9. What do you call someone who complains incessantly about HIPAA? HIPAAchondriac What do you call a provider if he/she is...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  10. It would, seriously, be more enjoyable if nurse-to-patient ratios were better. I had the joy of having only four patients...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  11. I loved your post (probably a little more than I should.)I have been advocating for yrs that in the interest of stress...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  12. Not to put too fine a point on things, but......sometimes, nursing really bites. It bites when you've built a life and a...
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    Article Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  13. Oh, I just recalled my personal favorite. (How could I forget ). Thankyou , to the thoughtful patients who leads me to...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  14. Not an RN who said this, but still would sound weird outside of a hospital: (determining the need for a lumbar puncture)...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  15. Had a similar situation.. I was training with another nurse and the pt with a trach asks "can you deep throat me". The...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  16. I work in urology and we are always asking parents to describe hematuria in relationship to beverages.... pink lemonade,...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  17. The other night my sister was reading riddles to me and we were trying to guess the answers. Sister: "A man dies of...
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  18. Hello, My name is Christina Silva and I am a doctoral candidate, nurse educator, and staff nurse. I am performing a...
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    Research Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  19. If you are in the western Metro area, please PM me! LOL! I swear! My email is PROFESSIONAL, I dress PROFESSIONALLY and...
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    Forum: Nursing Interview Help
  20. A word about religious head coverings. Here in Jerusalem, there are many Jewish and Muslim nurses who are religiously...
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    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  21. From another thread I responded to:
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. Some of the most militant germaphobes are pre-k, kinder, and first grade teachers. It always makes me wonder what they were...
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    Forum: School Nurses
  23. Don't forget hand to hand fighting skills.
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    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  24. Think about it. 12 hrs of PTO for me adds up to over $400. Would I donate that to a sometimes unpleasant co-worker, who has...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  25. " Do you think I have enough alarm clocks on my wall to wake me up for the NCLEX tomorrow morning"?
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    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  26. Congrats!!! :up::up::up::up::up:
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    Forum: Success Stories in Nursing
  27. Can we say STICKY!!!! :up: This is great because alot of times just knowing a little bit about something will help you make...
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  28. Great idea, when my friend and I were preparing for Nclex we would txt each other short quick questions and wait for the...
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  29. Hi There is a great study guide called Pearls, it just has facts (one liners) it was very valuble to me when studying for...
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  30. OK I know this sounds stupid but I have a friend that gets really freaked out before big tests like finals, HESI, NCLEX, and...
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  31. :D 1. dont give beta blockers to anyone with respiratory problems i.e asthma, copd. 2. periorbital edema sign of...
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  32. I think this is a great idea! Here are my 5 facts. They're from Kaplan: 1. Herbs: Black Cohosh is used to treat...
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  33. "Some few manage to step in unicorn poop and fall into a great job right out of school"...still laughing. Do they sell that...
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    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  34. Around here you aren't even considered as an applicant until you're licensed so that isn't possible in all markets.
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    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  35. Uh....you realize that all nurses started out with no experience, right? I think yours is the attitude that's unfair...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. OP, if you don't absolutely LOVE cleaning butts, then you have no business going into nursing school! I mean, the nerve!!!!!
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. Never let anyone tell you what you can or cannot do. Find something you are passionate about and then fight for it. ...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. Please put me down...I promise I won't sit on the call button again.
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    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  39. I want to thank you for sharing your story--and congratulate you on your accomplishment! I can't know what your experience...
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    Forum: Success Stories in Nursing
  40. AGREED!!!
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  41. Old nurse reminiscing alert! There are many safety precautions that are in place now that were not deemed necessary back...
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    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  42. Confucius say: Nurses fly to sweet patient just like bees fly to honey
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  43. Chills....been there. :yes: Thanks for sharing!
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    Forum: Success Stories in Nursing
  44. Confucius say: Man who want pretty nurse, must be patient.
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    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  45. WOW!! This is a well-written story of courage, tenacity and drive! What a wonderful knowledge base to bring to nursing! Not...
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    Forum: Success Stories in Nursing


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