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By gonzo1

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  1. Yes, we do have assigned seats. And I haven't been on to give more info cause I have been sick. Found out it was just a...
    Aug 19
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  2. So….if you are at work and go to sit down in your chair and see that someone put ultrasound gell all over it….would that be...
    Aug 17
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. What a scarey, but wonderful encounter. I know it was lifechanging for you. Thanks for sharing a valuable lesson.
    Jul 15
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  4. I hated having my belly touched too. I don't know why, but it has never occurred to me to reach out and touch someones...
    Jun 29
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  5. We aren't allowed to go off unit to get food for people. What if something went wrong with one of your other pts while you...
    May 20
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  6. How bout patient is going to a higher level of care. The ECU (eternal care unit) or pt is circling the drain.
    Apr 29
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  7. Last name *******, can't remember if first name is ******* or *******. She is great
    Apr 4
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  8. Sounds like you have been doing a great job already. Keep up the good work
    Mar 24
    Forum: Nursing Job Search Assistance
  9. I love working with the underserved "ghetto" population. I'll take your job and you can go work in a kushy office...
    Mar 24
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  10. Thank you for being her advocate. This is the kind of stuff we see and it breaks our hearts. Get to work on all the steps...
    Mar 2
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  11. Every single pt in our ICU has to have a "fall" wristband on. That cracks me up. I mean if every single person has one its...
    Mar 2
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. I think I missed something. When I read the article I thought it said that it does hire and train new grads and still does...
    Mar 2
    Forum: Nursing News
  13. I'm crying. Beautiful story, so glad you have joined the nursing world. We are lucky to have you
    Feb 18
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. God bless you.
    Feb 13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  15. Staffs are being reduced everywhere. My ICU/CCU now makes everyone take 3, not 2 patients. I left an ER after 7 years and...
    Jan 25
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. I have worked 3 staff jobs and several long term travel contracts and per diem agency jobs as an RN. All I can add to the...
    Jan 6
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  17. Hold the med, call the doc. Only smart thing to do. It is our imperative to hold and not do something to a patient if it...
    Dec 24 '13
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  18. Pack a bag and stay in the hospital or at the hotel across the street. Small discount from hotel. Last storm we had I...
    Dec 13 '13
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  19. I got a kick out of telling people I was a new grad, cause I was in my late 40s. Everyone thought that since I was "old" I...
    Dec 11 '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  20. Our hospital has a scan system for giving meds. First you scan the meds, then scan the patient, and hit enter so...
    Dec 11 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion