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Joined Jul 15, '12. Posts: 41 (61% Liked) Likes: 101

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  1. My grandma was pretty recently diagnosed with ALS....she is 83 years old and until about a year ago she ran on the treadmill...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. I often feel this same way about paraplegics/quads. At first I thought they were an ever loving PITA, having to micromanage,...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Listen to the tape, the 911 operator did a great job of handling the situation.
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nursing News
  4. An 87 year old on a vent isn't anywhere near the worst outcome, you can still wait 10 minutes to start CPR and have them on...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nursing News
  5. DNR is NOT RELEVANT. I see some great comments here - but this was an assisted living facility. It is NOT a medical...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nursing News
  6. ^ I thought it was an ALF. Even MORE disturbing is the 'nurse' who is NOT a nurse. Now the media is spinning that a...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  7. One of my best friends had a heart attack in the parking lot of a local eatery. CPR was performed and he lived to tell...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nursing News
  8. To me the question is not the fact that the lady was old and why would you do CPR,ect, its the fact the nurse wouldnt do...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nursing News
  9. As an ICU Nurse I actually feel the opposite. I totally agree that as a society we need to become more realistic about...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nursing News
  10. I worked in assisted living for a while and despite it being assisted living we still did CPR and life saving measures when...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nursing News
  11. Why am I upset about this?? A number of reasons.....management is "cracking down" on overtime, but there is always something...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. I think nurses do do a disservice by working off the clock, is it doesn't let management know how much time it really...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. When nurses work off the clock, either by working through their breaks or punching out and continuing to work, they do a...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. *** The called self identifies as a nurse. She says "I'm a nurse". She had better be an LVN or RN or she could get in...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nursing News
  15. The 911 operator was really aggravated by this! She sounded more caring than the nurse!! I understand that it is policy not...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nursing News
  16. They? There were more than one of these patients in your care? Please use singulars for one person; I thought "they"...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  17. That awkward moment in CNA clinicals when you are trying to do peri care on a little old man, and you can't find the penis...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. Good day: My recommenation would be to ask for a meeting with HR and fall on the proverbial sword. Tell them you...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  19. While it certainly violates the spirit of privacy rules, it's not actually a violation. Your roommate hearing things is...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. We have private rooms on my floor, but I always do report outside of the room before going in with the AM nurse. If the...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. I had a coworker who would run over his patients before going to break and finish with "As long as everyone is still...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. Okay, here is another angle for you: If I vent to people I actually work with, they ALL will know who I am talking about....
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  23. Brand new nurse already with the greater than thou mentality.
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  24. I had just quit smoking the day before and my head wasn't quite right, a little head in the clouds feeling and couldn't...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nursing Interview Help
  25. That's a beautiful story. I'll share one of my own, about a little thing that ended up meaning a lot to one woman. My...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  26. Child, really? (I say this with love, as someone old enough to be your mother.) When I read your post, my only thought...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. Predicting the arrival of Ruby Vee in T minus 10....9.....8....7.....6.....5.....4......3.....2......
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  28. Am I the only one who is now wondering what "other crazy things" this nurse has done? Did she give grandma a sip of water...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. I would be furious if nurse wipped granny's behind in front of the child and asked the husband to help turn her on her side...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. Oh man, you're one of those moms..... Dude, I would be more concerned about giving Grammy whatever nasty germs were on...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. The bottom line is indeed that this physician lacks integrity. If the OP had the doctor's name down correctly and knew...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  32. Hilarious. I'm so glad I don't work with the OP.
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. Wow! I think that nurse will be posting on the " I'm struggling with pts families" thread.
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. I worked my last few years in Home Health, and for the most part, was treated very well. But I got tired of being blamed...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  35. Aaaaaaand that little "must do" would effectively spell the end of CheesePotato's nursing career. Really. Because my mind...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  36. My current & soon to be former supervisor sends emails like this all the time. One person will do something wrong, and a...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. I think the real problem is that the people who are so unprofessional and have no work ethic will not even realize the...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  38. I was taking care of the Archbishop after CABG. He was giving me a hard time taking his meds. Getting a bit impatient I...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series
  39. Well, the President himself has said that he likes the expression...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  40. Just wanted to highlight what you said about "co-workers are super friendly and helpful". You probably don't realize it,...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  41. I can relate. I went into Med/Surge by choice. I was listening to the advice given to me by an instructor who believed...
    08RNGrad
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing


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