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Joined Jun 20, '05 - from 'FL'. She has '10' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'various'. Posts: 682 (41% Liked) Likes: 837

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  1. Supervisors and charge nurses in my facility are always sending e-mails that contain grammatical errors. This is extremely...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. How about affect vs effect? Another fun one that is always misused.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. How about "could of"? Drives me nuts.
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. I would like to vent about the misuse of the word impacted. Impact is a noun not a verb. ( There was a huge crash...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Pet peeve: "he's alert and orientated." :banghead:
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. I pray for Nina and Amber for their full recovery and that their heroic sacrifice will be recognized and protect other...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  7. I keep thinking, as a former ER nurse, that it depends on which kind of thermometer used as well. We did an experiment...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  8. It occurred to me this morning that Ms. Pham or Ms. Vinson might be members here at AN, and they may be reading some of...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  9. I find it ironic that someone who had visited West Africa would throw up on the entrance to the Pentagon. Ok. NOW can we...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  10. What do all of you think of the interview w/ RN Briana Aguirre, an employee of Dallas Presbyterian who helped care for...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  11. The situations that we see and experience with some kids... :no:
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    Forum: School Nurses
  12. Looooong time lurker. so long, I don't remember if I've ever even posted. Anyway, I've been following this thread...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  13. "Evidently, some people don't understand the meaning of "voluntary quarantine". I know - I would HATE it; I'd have to be...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  14. I'm sure it would sound more like, "Oh, that poor selfless doctor, risking his/her life to take care of patients with...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  15. I wonder if there would be all this speculation about qualifications, blame about "break in protocol" using PPE, focus on...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  16. Kid: "I feel dizzy" Me: Did you eat today? Kid: "no" Me: Yea, neither have I...
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    Forum: School Nurses
  17. no it's actually more about parents thinknig that their child is the ONLY child in the world. At the end of the day... and...
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    Forum: School Nurses
  18. "I have started eating my breakfast at 7:50 (10 minutes before my office is to open, mind you), gotten two bites and not...
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    Forum: School Nurses
  19. I have started eating my breakfast at 7:50 (10 minutes before my office is to open, mind you), gotten two bites and not been...
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    Forum: School Nurses
  20. I read that all of the healthcare workers that took care of Duncan were being 'monitored'. That doesn't sound like...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  21. I am beyond angry :mad:......NOW you think you should have done more CDC???? You lying piece of .......!!! NOW you're...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  22. Let's see... I've been on the job for nearly 7 months now :wacky: Lack of training: I came in at the end of Jan this...
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    Forum: School Nurses
  23. I would like.... -Students to knock before entering my office. I have posted a sign RIGHT IN FRONT OF THEIR FACE if they...
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    Forum: School Nurses
  24. Some of the information being provided here must be taken with a grain of salt - there are variances in each school...
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    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  25. OP, you can choose to share as much or as little about your children's health status as you want, knowing that it may affect...
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    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  26. But that's the thing. The school doesn't request "child's medical records." They request a health history provided by you,...
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    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  27. Unfortunately I think we might be in for a sad, albeit predictable, debate--one side makes a rational claim about the...
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    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  28. If you feel this strongly about it, you are welcome to pull your kids out of public school and home-school them. And when...
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    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  29. Grandma is FURIOUS that her baby boy was PUSHED on the playground and HIT HIS HEAD. (On the grass.) And why on EARTH didn't...
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    Forum: School Nurses
  30. I can understand why you're feeling like you are....being in the ICU that long has taught you there isn't room for error and...
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    Forum: School Nurses
  31. Plenty of people miss or forget a dose of meds, parents often forget their kids med's,people forget their pet's meds, it...
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    Forum: School Nurses
  32. Panic isn't an effective use of energy....we need to become educated and take the proper precautions necessary to ensure...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  33. Dr.Snyderman's statement on "NBC Nightly News," in which she says, "While under voluntary quarantine guidelines, which...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  34. well, he was in west Africa, got exposed, knew there was no chance for treatment where he was so he lied on the...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  35. QUOTE>>> Duncan's family did not have one good thing to say about the nurses>>>UNQUOTE They may not be big fans of...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  36. The nurse? You know her? Please tell her we think she is brave and are praying for her and her family (pet included).
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  37. I have to say I have been a lurker on these boards for years, but now I have something to add to this conversation. I am...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  38. They threw the nurse under the bus to make the masses feel better. She (the nurse) screwed up with PPE and that is why she...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  39. We don't stock impermeable gowns. We have the yellow paper ones because they're cheaper. Limited face shields....
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  40. Since I am a Dialysis Nurse, I have thought about this a lot. I know I could not refuse to dialyze this man, but I Would...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  41. I hope she gets the help she needs, she is young and has a lot of living in front of her. I will not hesitate to report...
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    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  42. 2nd grader: "My throat is sore" (no redness, swelling, or white patches noted, temp normal).... here's some water.........
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    Forum: School Nurses
  43. A fifth-grader came to me on Friday with a complaint of "seeing spots." Upon questioning her a very little about recent...
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    Forum: School Nurses
  44. I have to say in my school it is the teachers who send these kids down. "I got hurt at the playground Saturday" no visible...
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    Forum: School Nurses
  45. Not if the teacher had to interact with said unruly parents on what NOT to teach their child... :blink:
    mc3
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  46. SOME THINGS TO THINK ABOUT... On a random non-medical news post someone brought up the fact that ebola is now in the...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  47. All of this just makes me feel so uneasy. Our government has really dropped the ball.
    mc3
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  48. They always blame the nurses! I can't see a nurse who knows she will care for a patient with Ebola not taking all the...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  49. I bet you hard cash that human ebola is droplet spread instead of pure contact like they claim. However, here's the kicker....
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  50. During the 2001 Anthrax outbreak scare, postal workers were obviously expendable and disposable to the PTB since they were...
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    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding


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