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By CarryThatWeight

Joined Apr 17, '12 - from 'Texas'. CarryThatWeight is a RN. She has '5' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'Oncology, Mental Health'. Posts: 218 (41% Liked) Likes: 296

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  1. I work in a peds hem-onc-BMT clinic/day hospital but I thought I would pitch in anyway because we see the same population....
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    Forum: Pediatric Nursing
  2. I am originally from California, but have been living in Texas since 2005. The new grad RN unemployment rate in...
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    Forum: California Nursing
  3. I got the call on the EMS radio around 5 am. This is the usual time we get calls from EMS responding to nursing homes- The...
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    Article Forum: Emergency Nursing
  4. Either you resign and move on, or you stay on in a part time or on call status, or you just plain stay. Make a decision and...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  5. As someone whose theology is very hinged on God's sovereignty, I don't see it as anything that's outside His...
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    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  6. I carry the patient who had published multiple scientific findings, educated, refined, having raised educated and refined...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. I know I posted this in another thread, but I thought it would go well with the other videos posted here. (Yes this is the...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  8. Yes, I have. More than once. The last one was a good friend who died a few months ago. She chose to die at home with...
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  9. This was beautifully written. I completely agree with you! My grandmother died at home, under hospice care. She was a...
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    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  10. I wonder why they said that she had decided not to end her life on Nov. 1 after all when she actually did so. Maybe to keep...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  11. I am a proponent of individuals being allowed to make whatever choice works for them, however, as I stated in another post...
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    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  12. There is huge support for the recent case in the news about Brittany Maynard who recently took her own life rather than...
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    Article Forum: Hospice Nursing
  13. I haven't cried in a long time. Have a feeling I will be doing it several times today. She was so incredibly brave and...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  14. May she rest in peace.....
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    Forum: Nursing News
  15. Woot woot things are getting steamy! Out of sight out of mind. Concealed carry FTW. Or at least locker carry FTW. I...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  16. That violence is by and large not coming from legal gun owners.
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  17. Depending on the source, we have 100 million guns in America. What folks perhaps don't understand is that there are...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  18. So if you have to call the cops because you hear crashing glass in your house in the middle of the night, you're going to...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  19. OP, to answer your question without the accompanying shenanigans: In Mississippi, it is illegal to carry a firearm into...
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  20. There are certain areas that concealed carriers aren't allowed to carry. Most government buildings (from city to county to...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  21. So Fiona, You think if an armed robber breaks into your house an alarm and dog are going to stop them? GOOD LUCK... ...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  22. Fiona guns don't make you 100% safe, just like a having a fire extinguisher doesn't guarantee you will never need the fire...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  23. OP Has stated she is not in Texas. WHATEVER. The law varies by state. Anyone that has earned a CPL , will be highly aware...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  24. PBDS is a joke. No new grad should be expected to pass it anyway. Most travel nurses will refuse contracts at facilities...
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    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  25. What a moron. If you have a conceal license WHY SHOW OFF YOUR WEAPON AND ADVERTISE IT?!?! If they don't have a CCL then...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  26. Personally, I am not interested in being a hero. I am interested in self preservation.
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  27. I never said anything about bringing a gun to work with me personally, or even owning one. No one who becomes a shooting...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  28. "For now, but like many poorly run anti-union Southern states, Texas is an At-Will state. This means that employers, not...
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  29. Gotta add, just to be "fair and balanced", that Fox News has not accused these nurses of "spreading Ebola around". If...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  30. Good point on erroneous beliefs in general. BUT, to reiterate, if there is reason to believe the nurse did NOT act...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  31. There's another thread (two, actually, I think) that discusses whether we as healthcare workers would be willing to take on...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  32. I would answer that because unlike Mr. Duncan, the only border she chose to cross was the one consisting of fear and...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  33. Surprising? Ever see her in any other state? sorry, off topic
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  34. The second nurse who contracted the ebola virus has been recently flagellated for boarding a plane, including the CDC...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  35. That's crap. Let's talk a little bit about ethics, shall we? It is unethical for anyone to tell me that my family or...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  36. You make some good points. I will admit that my POV is a bit skewed because I am disabled to some extent by mental illness....
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  37. I think the poster who started this thread did not want to distract from the topic of that thread by starting a new debate...
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  38. I would assume one of the requirements for the death with dignity act is more than one doc has to sign off on it. I hope.
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Nursing News
  39. About a week ago, someone started a thread to discuss the Brittany Maynard assisted suicide case. The discussion became...
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  40. I have to agree with Bezoars. I'll take care of my loved ones if something were to happen. (They all live locally). I'd...
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  41. I think saying I make you sick, and "how dare you" was a clue that you might be a little riled up.:)
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Nursing News
  42. It was a homage to the Apollo 13 space flight. Houston, We've Had a Problem - NASA's History Office
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  43. And so it begins....
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  44. We do NOT withhold fluids or nourishment in hospice. We do NOT forbid anything by mouth. Most hospice care takes place in...
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  45. And if our opinions are so unimportant as long as we maintain professional boundaries and do our jobs, then why do so many...
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Nursing News
  46. If these nurses are on 12s, are you making some provision for them to have time to eat, or just chalking that up to more...
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  47. I agree TriciaJ. Just skimming through Dolan's previous documents, I too caught a few misspellings on that petition...
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Nursing News
  48. I think that's the best argument I've heard against comic sans in a long time.
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Nursing News
  49. If his outcome is inconsistent with a cohort receiving prompt intervention, it will be assumed.
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  50. Choosing the date of one's own death could not possibly be worse than the indignities I've observed at my job. Families...
    CarryThatWeight
    Forum: Nursing News


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