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By cindjo717

Joined Sep 26, '12. Posts: 22 (27% Liked) Likes: 9

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  1. My agency also supplied everything we needed but I opted to stick with my Littmann stethoscope which I HIGHLY recommend if...
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    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  2. I think the first thing I would do is read the policies to make sure that my own personal practice was in line with the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. I learned the same way in school and my facility has the same policy. I, the nurse (or student nurse/tech in my case)...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Sterile technique? "Ain't nobody got time for that" 12293 Lol I'm kidding btw ;)
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. This is the kind of thing that new nurses get eaten for.I am not saying it is right, but she needs to look out for herself...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Try to worry about what you do and how you do it. I would stay out of the other nurses business. I would not under any...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Ahh new grads lol Yes this was poor practice but seriously? Lol
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Throw them under that bus and don't look back.
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  9. You can say what happened truthfully and without throwing anyone under the bus; for example, "I put in a lot of effort on...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  10. Love this post!
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  11. Although unprofessional, I don't see where a HIPAA violation was made.
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    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  12. You do realize that Canada is a first world nation with some cutting edge medical/research centres?
    cindjo717
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  13. Move to Canada! We do! :)
    cindjo717
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  14. It won't happen in USA. Maybe Canada. The only place I could think of LPNs getting hired in the ER would be in a VERY rural...
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    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  15. I covered the case very early on and originally supported her. But after having many conversations with her and experiencing...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  16. For what it's worth. The matter has been finalized. Follow this link. https://www.azbn.gov/ConsentAgreements/1104073.pdf
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    Forum: Nursing News
  17. Even worse, it says right on their website that a nurse can call for hospice to provide more information for the pt without...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  18. I have to wonder if someone on the BON doesn't also sit on the Board of trustees at that hospital. Why else would the BON...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  19. So to hell with the patient and do your real job: smile, kiss ass, chart like Charles Dickens. That's what I feel my job...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  20. Wow. Hot topic. Here in TX a MD is legally obligated to obtain informed consent, where the nurse is the witness to signature...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  21. Everyone is looking at this from a biased point of view, simply because it is a nursing profession board. First off, it...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  22. Ehhh, honestly, why subject someone to an expensive and time consuming battery of tests when they decide that they won't...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  23. This is ridiculous. She was doing exactly what nurses are supposed to do.
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    Forum: Nursing News
  24. I'll say it...again. This is the whole point. Given what we know about this facility's protocol (based on the legal...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  25. I had always heard that AZ & FL where terrible places to work as a nurse. This seems to confirm that. I wish every single RN...
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    Forum: Nursing News
  26. Did you say that the residents do not wear any ID? Plus many are nonverbal? That place is setting everyone up for med...
    cindjo717
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  27. "I'm smarter than you and the Unit Manager put together, but I promise to look dumb when you are around so I don't make you...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. I have been waiting to post this for a long time! I hope this information will help anyone looking for a job. Some...
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    Article Forum: Nursing Job Search Assistance
  29. No, it's not a HIPAA violation. It may have violated your organization's policy, but not HIPAA. There is no need to look for...
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    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  30. You know, I've tried liberating myself in interviews that I knew I didn't actually want the job once I was acquainted ( ~5...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. I love that behavioral question: "When have you really ****** up, and how did you remedy the situation" Answer: "I...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. "uhm...my weakness? I get nervous at job interviews! I tend to think of the perfect answer as i am driving home.." ...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. I never understand questions about weaknesses and "where will you be in 10 years?" If I were an interviewer I would know...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. The standard advice during interviews when this question comes up is to pick a mild fault and put a positive spin about how...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. The longer this is allowed to go on by the NM/supervisor, the longer it will continue. See that kind of environment can...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  36. Look out! I'm goin! :dance:
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  37. Let me start by saying that this is somewhat normal. Just make sure you are improving. I will always work with someone as...
    cindjo717
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  38. Wow congratulations!!!!! i did check BON today and i passed!!!!!
    cindjo717
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  39. @eatmysoxRN my auto correct did that one...but thanks for pointing it out so others would know. And thxs for the advice
    cindjo717
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  40. Good day: What I'm about to share is from the perspective of an employee seeking a job (non nursing; I've applied to...
    cindjo717
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  41. I felt the same way but I was told from a girl I knew who worked there (but wasn't in the peer interview) that I did the...
    cindjo717
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  42. And another problem is.......no experience? Then you have NO JOB either!
    cindjo717
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  43. Just pay it forward.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  44. BUT, most importantly, did you at least order a cardiac diet? Hey, one must always try to find humor....
    cindjo717
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  45. Yes, fellow LPNs, its happening here in Northeast Ohio! Trained and oriented CMA and was then given extreme partime hours(as...
    cindjo717
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  46. Good news !!! I have a interview wed wish me luck ....! And thanks I'm looking into going back to school...
    cindjo717
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  47. wow.. this actually made me tear. I am a new nurse. I have been working on a busy subacute unit in a nursing home for 6...
    cindjo717
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  48. At my LTC, we were told that we could not put the bed against a wall. Someone said that the wall was considered to be some...
    cindjo717
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  49. Hi, I am sorry to say also that Jevity is a medication, but your problems can be gotten around. The director of nursing...
    cindjo717
    Forum: Patient Education
  50. Thank you so much, and on so many levels for forcing this discussion. This is my first post after 2 YEARS of lurking. I'm...
    cindjo717
    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities


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