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Joined Aug 12, '12. Posts: 116 (43% Liked) Likes: 94

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  1. I graduated in 1992....when there actually WAS a nursing shortage. In the last few weeks before graduation, we had...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. So, I now have two jobs two months post grad: Med/Surg the local hospital and PRN home health. The first job interview went...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Ask the administration to "help you understand" how this goal is attainable and measurable. Tell them you want to be able...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. I feel every shift that doesn't end in me strangling a random administrator is a day I've gone above and beyond.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. ACK!!!! With which to adorn one's cell phone. Sorry Mom!
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. My VSS was the wife of a high level executive in our company. She came in due to a somewhat typical pattern of intractable...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. VSS can not move her hands well enough to hold up her fingers for a fingerstick , but go to hand her a dose of oxycodone...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. My VSS was a LTC resident I cared for as a CNA 15 yrs ago. She was in her early 70s so not super elderly, but wheelchair...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. One time we had a patient with an extremely demanding family (only a few certain nurses were allowed to take care of her,...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Share your Very Special Snowflake (VSS) stories! heres mine from this weekend. My VSS has many foods she can't eat....
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. It's human nature that when we are in learning mode we try to diagnose everything and everybody. Who hasn't noted some...
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    Toon Forum: About A Nursing Student - Nursing Cartoon Series
  12. Greedy doctor went out on his own .. to rake in as much Medicare bucks as possible. Greedy doctor hires bare minimum...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  13. Not well thought out clinically if the receptionist is doing lab draws, and other non-clinical staff are rooming patients...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  14. For all the harried nursing students out there, I decided to start a thread in which those of us who've made it through and...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Ah, but some nights call for a different kind of can...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  16. Agreed. The problem is, half the time, my cat's already in the closet with the can of tuna--and he's not so easily parted...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  17. I have a BS degree in agronomy. After working 30+ yrs as a field biologist in production agriculture, I decided it was time...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  18. I've been a nurse for almost a year, and I think burnout has hit me hard. I'm also finding certain aspects of the job...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. So sorry to hear this! Indeed, I understand what you're saying about being walked on. There's definitely some broken...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  20. Students in their late teens and early 20s reading this are probably wondering why there would be saliva on a stamp.... ;)
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    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  21. Laughing @ my own stupidity :facepalm: ... Micro case study was of ways to DNA fingerprint someone from saliva off a stamp....
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    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  22. I think this must be added to the intake questionnaire "What color of Jello do you prefer?" .......and to the...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  23. Yes, but I will be very ​careful as to which chair I choose to sit upon.
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  24. This calls for a trip to "borrow" some from your neighboring unit. :whistling:
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  25. The unit ran out of red Jello. The Nurse Manager knows it's my favorite flavor. :sneaky:
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  26. Which kind of TEAS are you talking about? Earl Gray? English Breakfast? Constant Comment? Orange Pekoe? Help a gal out, will...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  27. This brings up important questions: Is it appropriate to allow ADN nurses to distribute red jello, or should that...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  28. Yes, it was discussed at the secret meeting last Tuesday- OMG- Cat out of the bag. Scurries off- I didn't blab.......It was...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  29. Unquestionably, this is bullying. I think you should report this to the BON. This could also be an attempt to use an ageist...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  30. Khan Academy has begun developing NCLEX reviews. Here is the link. https://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/NCLEX-RN
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  31. So based on this description, my career as a public school teacher has prepared me well for the transition into nursing;)...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  32. I was talking to a friend this morning about where her nursing path is going. She wants to quit, but what to do. We have...
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    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  33. Ok, I would totally get him the med appt. But maybe not as the present. Just as honey, hey I love you get this checked? ...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. My two year old cousin was over at my house one day with her dad and I had just showered and put on my scrubs for work. She...
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    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series
  35. I wish I were one of those people who had a cool story about what compelled them to go to nursing school. I come from a...
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    Article Forum: General Nursing Student
  36. This is a spin off of another thread. It seems that many nurses have a hard time saying no and get very aggravated by texts...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. This might be one of those things that takes some time to get over. People have such potential to influence each other. ...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  38. Hi, One thing I am learning about myself is to accept not taking the negativity from others. I was super reactive to...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  39. I scored a 87 on my first exam and none of the sections (I took all of them) are below 80. The school I'm applying to only...
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    Forum: HESI Entrance exam
  40. I am so sorry that this happend to you. Although that pales in comparison to how you were treated. There are so many of...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  41. I "loud them out," in other words I embarass the hell out of them. MANY an I/M has been the unfortunate recipient of my...
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    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  42. What happened to you totally sucks! You are a better man than me. I would burn the hell out of that bridge and roast weenies...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  43. That's exactly what I was thinking! Let mgmt deal with all the calls by the nurses starting to figure out the problem. Let...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  44. LIKE x 1000!! I did a brief stint as a Hyperbarics Nurse and it was hands down one of the hardest jobs I have ever done....
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  45. Please Please please stop answering the calls for help. This is now management's issue. How will they ever figure out...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  46. You said a mouthful there...I am 46 years old and had no intention of taking on additional debt at this stage of my life. I...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  47. This is precisely what I would do in this case. There is a lesson here for all those LVN/LPNs who are actively trying to...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  48. The best way to get anyone to appreciate what you do is to quit doing it. Yup, feels mean, but stop fielding the calls. ...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  49. I'm mad for you! I'm so so sorry. Effective immediately, I would take that to mean I am no longer an employee. So the...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  50. This. If you really want work it can be found.
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    Forum: Success Stories in Nursing


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