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By Sinman

Joined Oct 29, '12. Posts: 72 (29% Liked) Likes: 64

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  1. I cant you give advice I'am a RN student still here in Cincinnati. But Congratulations!!! and Good Luck!! Always good to...
    Sinman
    Forum: Ohio Nursing
  2. Every day that I drive to and from work I take a particular commuter road I like to call the Redneck Raceway. You can bet...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  3. I was wondering that too. It sounds like you handled the situation appropriately. It also sounds like the other family was...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. Well, you've got witnesses and the 911 call and your charting.
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. For the past five years, I have had the opportunity to have a profession in Pediatric Nursing. People often say, “How can...
    Sinman
    Forum: Pediatric Nursing
  6. Lol now that's funny!
    Sinman
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Pizza. It was the first dinner I'd had in months that didn't include Ramen Noodles.
    Sinman
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Ok deep breath. It's only been 4 weeks. Relax.Your feelings are completely normal and believe me it gets better. The real...
    Sinman
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  9. I think many will agree that this is usually a normal feeling as a new graduate. Stay focused and organized and everything...
    Sinman
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  10. Just some thoughts...I'm sure some Med-Surg nurses can chime in and give you some pointers, but I am willing to bet it gets...
    Sinman
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  11. Are we actually sure they only do calls on the 21st? I'm not giving up hope until they actually notify me one way or the...
    Sinman
    Forum: Colorado Nursing
  12. Hey all, I just wanted to let you all know that they do individual phone calls for applicants selected for interview. Today...
    Sinman
    Forum: Colorado Nursing
  13. As a fellow nurse in recovery, I'm so happy for you and wish you the best. We are the positive examples to the healthcare...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  14. Thank you everyone for the kind words. My life is truly blessed.
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  15. Making a clean break is one of the best things you can do. Too many people try to persevere in their old environments, and...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  16. I wish you the best!
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  17. Will you be my preceptor?! This is what I like in someone who is instructing me. I don't like to be coddled/petted...
    Sinman
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. Warning: The following post is rife with brutal honesty and frustration. Read at your own risk. Memorandum from the...
    Sinman
    Article Forum: General Nursing Student
  19. I am a nurse in the medical cardiac ICU and I did hear that the hiring pause is lifted. It sounds like you have a great...
    Sinman
    Forum: Minnesota Nursing
  20. Can you define "sedated" in your context? In general, if you're talking about a patient who wakes up, is groggy, and...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  21. Call Social Services/Worker ASAP. This (home situation, psych?) is their baliwick, not yours. I love me some Social...
    Sinman
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. I have a feeling you cannot win for losing in this situation. Wish I had the answer. Maybe provide a voucher for 1 night...
    Sinman
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. "Would you like a visit?" You appear doubtful, hesitant and wounded on a level much deeper than physical as you, with...
    Sinman
    Article Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. most of us don’t get much choice over whether or not we work nights, although we might get a choice about when. we also get...
    Sinman
    Article Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Patient's tox screen came back positive for cocaine..."It must have been that crack my daughter and her friends were smoking...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  26. Amen. I didnt know so many people kept lightbulbs laying around their houses.
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  27. Someone who failed a drug test: "I had a really bad headache last night, and I didn't know I had taken a Percocet." ...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  28. No! That is not how it is in all nursing homes... and I hope not even most. Sounds like you just landed yourself in a...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  29. This will serve as my motivation. Thanks!
    Sinman
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  30. So sorry to hear of your double loss today. I remember you mentioning your patient when you responded to my When Nurses Cry...
    Sinman
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. The phone call I've been dreading comes at 0217. It's my night shift med aide, who informs me through tears that our...
    Sinman
    Article Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. Hate getting calls from the lab. Wish they'd call with good news for once. "That patient whose lytes you've been repleting...
    Sinman
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. We don't get a call from the lab unless K is over 6.0 And isn't normal K 3.5 to 5
    Sinman
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  34. Lab has to call for critical values, but they don't interpret them for us. Our critical high K starts at 6.
    Sinman
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  35. Just wanted to let Everyone Know I PASSED YAY I'm So excited!! Thanks for the advice... Never thought I would pass it But I...
    Sinman
    Forum: Introductions / Greetings
  36. In my program a C is a minimum requirement and the class can only be taken 2X. Plus your GPA is key to get into the program.
    Sinman
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  37. It seems to me that getting in isn't the thing your friend should be thinking about. Staying in would likely be more...
    Sinman
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  38. Same here. I often get asked how old I am and they are quite surprised when they hear I am in my 30's and have been a nurse...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  39. I've always looked way younger than I am so I get the "so how long have you been doing this?" line a lot. Come to think of...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  40. Not me, but when I was explaining allergy testing the pt did ask "You are a nurse, right, and not just a MA?" I assured her...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  41. I feel the same way Sinman... like nursing is my calling and life's purpose. It's an awesome feeling!
    Sinman
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  42. Nursing is my dream, my passion!! That keeps me going! I just have to keep on, keepin' on... no matter what! Thats what I...
    Sinman
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  43. Awesome! And how lucky you are to have your practicum in the PICU. I had zero ICU experience in college (mostly because I...
    Sinman
    Forum: PICU Nursing / Pediatric
  44. You've gotten great information here. Be a sponge! Soak up everything. All PICU patients will have respiratory issues so ask...
    Sinman
    Forum: PICU Nursing / Pediatric
  45. I, too, have had my share of outbursts fueled by anger, frustration, stress, etc, and have found myself coming off as rude...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  46. I'll start out by saying I'm a pretty open-minded person, but there are many things I do not and will not ever understand....
    Sinman
    Article Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  47. Well said, and I hope people will take it to heart.
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  48. I agree, as individuals we have different beliefs and opinion. I believe in sharing things and hearing what other people...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  49. Sometimes it's not what we say, but how we say it that matters the most. Also, we can disagree with someone's views...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  50. It's the anonymity. People can hide behind their computers and say things they would NEVER say to someone's face because...
    Sinman
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations


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