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By malamud69

Joined May 10, '12. Posts: 329 (59% Liked) Likes: 566

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  1. Because many if us have had painful experiences with consultants coming in and essentially recommending that staff "work...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Ahhh consulting. If you can't be part of the solution, there's good money to be made in prolonging the problem.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Bible has WAY less rhyming than dr. Seuss! Although I'm sure someone somewhere has a rhyming version.
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  4. Exactly!!! I just don't know why people can't let others live in peace. It's scary that everyone who seems to tout...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  5. Here is the way it breaks down- Is the law FORCING you to DO something against your beliefs? Is the law ALLOWING...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  6. But what makes your morals right? What makes your opinion better than mine? Nothing. Except for the fact that the people...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  7. Resoundingly??? It was 52/47, by no means a landslide. Thank God it was overturned.
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  8. How in the world does my marriage effect you?? And voting against prop 8 was a vote FOR gay marriage. Yes, your morality...
    malamud69
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  9. Because they know what's best...for everyone. Didn't you know? Sigh. It's very frustrating to be told what you can and...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  10. The real question here is why do some people think that their own morals should be a factor in another person's healthcare...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  11. I didn't read. It was pointless in my school. The test questions had very little to do with the text books.
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  12. I am a huge believer in euthanasia. If a pt is of sound mind and doesn't want to live their life in what they consider...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  13. By your third day, you should be able to take on at LEAST one patient on your own. It's okay not to be perfect, but if...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  14. Guess I'm an outlier then, because coffee has been working for me for the last three years!
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  15. I use to use the flashlight when making rounds because that was how I made sure everyone's chest was moving up and down!!!...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  16. Make sure to get some exercise.
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  17. I want to get DNR tattooed across my chest, " no feeding tubes" across my stomach and " no enemas" across my butt! i also...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Yes, nursing has changed my outlook on end-of-life issues. However, we are immersed in a death-defying, death-denying...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. I've never had a travel assignment but I know I've always appreciated travel nurses and had huge respect for them. They have...
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    Forum: Travel Nursing
  20. Keep your chin up. You never know what kind of toxic environment you're heading off to. A lot of miserable places attract...
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    Forum: Travel Nursing
  21. Pulse oximeters, vital signs in general. This sounds basic but it obviously isn't to everyone... but I always double check...
    malamud69
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. Always flush IVs/G-tubes during your initial assessment.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Hmm..the jobs are going to people who don't think the work is below them and know how to spell "Ativan", wow - what a shame...
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    Forum: Men in Nursing
  24. You can't even spell ativan correctly.... yea maybe you should keep your prospects open for another field. Life is what...
    malamud69
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  25. Don't demonize those brave souls coming to the US seeking a better life, blame the greedy employers trying to exploit...
    malamud69
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  26. So sorry you hate your job, I still love mine, but there's no reason to disagree with you because opinions are just...
    malamud69
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  27. I have to admit, I've encountered very mean nurses during my clinical rotations. But come to think of it, I've encountered...
    malamud69
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  28. It is not nurses, it is PEOPLE who are rude. They could work anywhere. I am so sick of hearing this cliche
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  29. This is what drives me nuts about so many healthcare settings. Spies? Tattling? Rumors? What is this, junior high school? ...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  30. As long as she isn't trying to convert you or anything, she isn't really any different than people who have limited...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  31. 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
  32. I don't know what I'm required to have on my badge. But recently I removed everything but my ID and my RN placard because I...
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    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  33. It's a bogus question. There never was a nursing shortage. It didn't exist. It was implied by some powerful lobbying...
    malamud69
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. Try New Balance -- they make wide shoes, and some of them come in black without the wild, multi-colored accents. You may...
    malamud69
    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  35. i do think it's rather unfair to judge because literally everyone has some kind of bad habit(s). i can't tell you how many...
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  36. I just want to know where the jobs are that allow nurses the TIME to teach patients.......
    malamud69
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  37. Take it to the logical conclusion. Nursing is bad on the back and highly stressful. Thus, to be true role models of...
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  38. Patients want a nurse that is compassionate, competent and someone that can relate to them in their time of need. Those...
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    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  39. Many patients with these issues may relate better to someone who has weight issues or even health issues. In fact who...
    malamud69
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  40. But of course... Everyday I strive for perfection in mind, body, spirit people often mistake me for Rob Lowe from Parks...
    malamud69
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  41. I actually know many many nurses that fit this criteria......sadly I'm not one of them :D
    malamud69
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  42. Those "About a Nurse" cartoon caption contests. The "nurse" is always assumed to be the same, pencil-thin little blonde...
    malamud69
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  43. No sympathy. Do your research on where your money is going.
    malamud69
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  44. In that big river in Eygpt. De Nile! I really don't think people can get a clue until they actually see it in real...
    malamud69
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  45. And now for the real deal! TALKING UNION If you want higher wages, let me tell you what to do; You got to talk to the...
    malamud69
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  46. Think Scott Walker and Wisconsin... strip union rights from everybody except the "heroes"... cops and firefighters. ...
    malamud69
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  47. I worked in a union hospital for many years before retiring and now work in school nursing where the teachers and school...
    malamud69
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  48. I can't "Like" this enough. We need to stop being "good girls" and start taking charge of our profession. Our work is...
    malamud69
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  49. "I believe that sooner or later nurses and all other workers in hospitals will organize themselves in unions to protect...
    malamud69
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  50. In my view there is no downside for the individual nursing professional. There is, however, the perception that unionized...
    malamud69
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union


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