Our facility says we are no longer allowed to hv lidded drinks with our names on them at the nurses station. We can only hv drinks in the staff lounge. We can take a drink during our shift, but not keep one. She said its a violation. Is this true? I live in IL. No it's not in our handbook and HR says they will look into it. It's hot, like 80 degrees, we aren't sitting, we are walking everywhere finding pts to give them meds-sweating. What about us (nurses) and hydration? The CNA are doing labor! To add to this she told us this while she was sipping on a pop!!