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By Mermaidblues

Joined Jul 14, '12. Posts: 8 (25% Liked) Likes: 6

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  1. :applause: Thank You!!
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  2. Dear felow nurses: Please do not use your facility's position as a point of reference on how you should deal with abusive...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. We do meet people where we are and they are how we find them. However, that does not mean that you get "I Am A Doormat, Kick...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. It all depends for me. I usually try to preempt things and come in working to charm people from square one and that can...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. I have not changed my habits at all. I was never germ-phobic. In Trauma, I see far more damage done to human bodies through...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. I'm doing my OB rotation right now, and I'm seeing a lot of "augmentations" of labor on my unit. The only true induction...
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  7. could not have said this better myself. a million kudos. :yeah:
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  8. The only 'problem' I have is that patients read online all the things that they "should" want, and then they come into the...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  9. plus, i always say in my childbirth classes that birth plans are like Christmas wish lists--you may or may not get...
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  10. pt requesting "clitoral stimulation" from nurse during induction on birth plan=not gonna happen :D that said, most birth...
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  11. So, what's the problem? Or the harm? Sometimes it seems a little strange but is more that we perceive it as confrontational...
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  12. Unfortunately, my hospital is not very conducive to natural laboring. Upon admission, orders go in for everyone to be clear...
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  13. Like previous posters, I welcome a birth plan as a means of opening a dialog with a couple I've just met and understanding...
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  14. Haha laminated? Rotfl! When people ask me "how long" I now say "ask your baby"--I get 10-20 seconds of completely...
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  15. I would hope that you would have gotten that training from your facility before being turned loose to figure it out on your...
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    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  16. Why couldn't ONE person give me this definition?????? Thank you!!!!!
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  17. We do everything, here! I've even mopped floors on a bad night. :-)
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  18. 12.5mL/hr would be an appropriate rate for 4.5gm of Zosyn in 50mL to run in over 4 hours, or for a med in a 25mL mini bag to...
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  19. I agree with the earlier poster who said to get a psych consult. If these problems happen to you at every job, the...
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  20. I always explain what the pain scale means concretely, not with silly terms like "the worst". Seriously, I think that's...
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. This was the best post I have ever read.
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  22. I don't need gold stars or brownie points. Just get us the supplies we need, appropriate staffing, a break and a lunch. It's...
    Mermaidblues
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations


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