favoritemumsy's Comments Activity

By favoritemumsy

Joined Oct 15, '12. Posts: 25 (20% Liked) Likes: 5

Comments left by favoritemumsy.

Sorted By Last Comment Posted
  1. I was hired PRN in OR after being away from nursing for 10 years. Prior to that I had 14 years OR experience. My orientation...
    May 30
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  2. I am very OCD and found that many of the good OR nurses are as well. Think it is a very good trait to have and be a...
    Mar 22
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  3. Been doing ortho cases for years total joint replacements, traumatic open fractures never bothered me but did a scalp...
    Mar 22
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  4. YES!!!
    Feb 25
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  5. I worked many years in OR and never took call. We had non-call positions and I worked 9 to 5 and every sixth weekend.
    Feb 10
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  6. It did all come back! Like riding a bicycle! Had no problem at all getting hired once I actually tried. Did NOT take any...
    Feb 1
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  7. I agree! I have been away 10 years and I was told some things had change. While there shadowing I was shocked to see the...
    Jan 31
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  8. They have a locker room didn't look like anyone used it though.
    Jan 30
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  9. Do you keep extras at work for contaminated cases where you need to change and do you wear them home or do you bring clothes...
    Jan 30
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  10. After many years away just rehired to OR. This hospital does not provide scrubs. OR nurses expected to purchase their own...
    Jan 30
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  11. I was just hired after being away 10 years ( had 14 yr. prior OR experience). I was hired to work PRN in OR at local...
    Jan 30
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  12. I thought it sounded fair. I was offered another position before this one and when salary was discussed they wanted to know...
    Jan 3
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  13. Have been offered a PRN position at $27 per hour plus 25% differential. Have not worked in 10 years but have 14 prior years...
    Jan 2
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  14. Anyone have any knowledge of refresher course offered by UAB. Anyone who has been out of nursing for 10 or more years...
    Nov 11 '13
    Forum: Alabama Nursing
  15. You could try Endoscopy . Same basic skills needed or so I've been told. Might find a surgeon who could use a private scrub....
    Aug 21 '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  16. I just recently renewed my license after being out of nursing for several years. I have 14 years experience as an OR nurse...
    Aug 15 '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  17. I left nursing 10 years ago after a 14 year run in the OR. Wondering what is the longest break anyone has had and how did...
    Jun 21 '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  18. I just bought the 13th. They update every four years. I bought the older addition off ebay because it was much cheaper....
    Jun 21 '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  19. Thank you so much! That is what I've been thinking but it is nice to hear some encouragement from someone else. I did talk...
    May 3 '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  20. Thank you for the response! In my dreams at night for the last 10 years I very often dream I'm at my old job so I don't...
    May 1 '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing

Top