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By Race Mom

Joined Jul 2, '05 - from 'Exactly where I want to be!'. He has '7' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'NICU/L&D, currently CFCN and Hospice!!'. Posts: 793 (8% Liked) Likes: 140

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  1. We had one really aggressive chick...she did the same thing and pretty much manhandled these poor girls. We dreaded her,...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  2. The whole point was for me to tell why I think my jon is the best and for people to tell me why their job is the best, not...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  3. I agree with the writer on the “great” side of bedside nursing, and its rewarding nature. However, I am also sympathetic to...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. i've known sev'l mgrs who returned to bedside... the pressure and bs was just too much. i know bedside nsg has its own set...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. The taskstream gods smiled upon me. passed! done!! graduation application submitted!!!
    Race Mom
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  6. I'd go to culinary school. And cook for all my nurse friends!
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. I'd be a SAHM if I didn't like being an RN so much. Or else I'd love to make wedding cakes full-time; I have done special...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Can I just chime in and say that some of you have given great advice/support! And for my two cents, I know I am not working...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Life's too short to spend it not doing something you like. I think I see that everyday at work, seeing sick people everyday...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Yes! I spent 20+ years as an Import Manager & Inventory/Purchasing Controller. I am in financial hell because of nursing,...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Inspired by the thread on the realities of nursing/healthcare vs. what people expect... If you are having second thoughts...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. You could start making haz mat suits for nurses.
    Race Mom
    Forum: Entrepreneurs in Nursing
  13. This is a really old thread so I'm not sure if a previous poster will answer you. However, field case management in work...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Case Management Nursing
  14. i have seen several threads on this topic and wanted to add the perspective of a physician... obtaining a license as an...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Aesthetics Nursing
  15. Hi Bizi, You may not be hearing from some owners because there have been podiatric lurkers who have used these forums to...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Entrepreneurs in Nursing
  16. I dont believe the lurkers are other nurses. My experience with other foot care nurses has been nothing but positive. In...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Entrepreneurs in Nursing
  17. Put my first application in for a totally non healthcare job. Being a nurse has just caused me depression and anxiety. Even...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Retired Nurses / Inactive Nurses
  18. I think most people respect and treasure nurses who do that work and want to be there. However, do you want a nurse who...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. When you find a job you love, you'll never work a day in your life. However, when you find a job you hate, every day is...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. RN1023, I am so sorry you are going through this. I totally know where you are coming from. I've been a nurse for 8...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Speaking for myself, making a positive difference in someone's life had no bearing on the fact that I was miserable, sleep...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. You didn't lose your empathy; you were in a toxic environment where you subsequently had a crisis, a mental breakdown. ...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. only accept the extra shift on the last day of your pay period....
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. I'm sorry but that is just hogwash. It is not unprofessional to not be available to answer the phone for any reason unless...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. I believe in this: everyone is legally entitled to rest and meal periods. I believe in this: rest and meal periods should...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  26. It was my very first day of clinicals. I had visited the patient the night before to let her know I would be her student...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. I was working in the NICU. Little guy had been born at 26 weeks and had a terrible course - bad head, bad gut and bad...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. My first experience with death was a 38 week fetal demise. Mom was Ok that AM in her OBGYN's office and then later that...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  29. I remember a tiny, extremely contracted little lady with very advanced dementia. She was just like a little ball of a...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  30. It is your responsibility to your patients to initiate Safe Harbor or whatever your state requires if there is a situation...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. As others said, I wouldn't only because it's not necessary. If it were, and I thought it could save the persons life, I...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  32. I am not in NP school so I don't know what are the kinds of things they teach you. Maybe you had to learn more because it...
    Race Mom
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  33. I do not think that having more education is a bad thing at all. I do feel that the NCLEX for the ADN and BSN should be...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  34. I have been doing nursing foot care since 1982 and I have often told my clients that I provide a medical procedure and if...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Entrepreneurs in Nursing
  35. As has been pointed out a couple of times in this thread, the answer to your question depends on the roles of various...
    Race Mom
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  36. I wasn't replying directly to you, Race Mom. It was actually more towards where the entire thread was heading. Nowhere did...
    Race Mom
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  37. The law requires the hospice to share the POC and other relevant documentation with the SNF for continuity of care. Most of...
    Race Mom
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  38. But like Race explained, the hospice nurses are involved in weekly/biweekly IDG meetings, where they're privy to all aspects...
    Race Mom
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  39. But again, she didn't say anything about the role of other nurses. She was only clarifying the role of the hospice nurse. If...
    Race Mom
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  40. Okay, let's back up. Part of hospice is also providing care and services to family members. I have NEVER met a SNF or LTCF...
    Race Mom
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  41. The clear answer is, the SNF or LTCF should not have access to the hospice's EMR. What is to prevent them from accessing...
    Race Mom
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  42. She never said anything about what SNF nurses do and don't do for the patients. She was speaking only about what the role of...
    Race Mom
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  43. "One of the locations is very easy going, allows mini crisis kit, will allow verbal orders until signed one is faxed, will...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  44. Since you're on good terms with the ownership, go talk to them about it. They can't be aware of your difficulty if you...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  45. I didn't expect to be insulted and frowned upon during my very FIRST interview, but that is exactly what happened. This was...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  46. I'm not against education. What I am against is elitism in nursing, in which some nurses have sought to split the profession...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  47. I've not been a nurse for very long at all, and already I've had a figurative door slammed in my face more times than I can...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  48. I too was like you. I was burned out with school and did not want to get my BSN, but hospitals want the BSN so that's what I...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  49. I'm sorry this is happening to us. I have my own kids' college fees coming up soon. And I don't see the point of a BSN for...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  50. I have been feeling the same way about getting the BSN. I graduated in my mid 30s just a few years ago. I don't mind...
    Race Mom
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN


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