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Fixodent or Forget it!

My fellow co-worker called to tell me she had received a call on a patient with excessive... Read More

How quickly we forget.

Today as I was sitting in the hallway during our lunch break, studying for my med surg test that... Read More

Late Preterm Infants (Part 1)

by Elvish

Late preterm infants present a special set of challenges for the field of maternal-newborn nursing.... Read More

It is my X-ray

It was 2000 AD, I was studying undergraduate course of nursing. It was a final year. I was a... Read More

Interview Preparation for Qualified Nurses

by XB9S

One of the questions I am most frequently asked is how do I prepare for an interview, and over the... Read More

Halloween Humor: There's a dog loose!

Halloween has always been a fun holiday for me. I used to love to get dressed up and trick or... Read More

Lights out

by lobstah

i had just finished my orientation as a new rn and had passed my boards only 3 months previous to... Read More

2 am admission

by cwdrell

I picked up an extra shift this week and wouldn't you know it, I get the bat-crazy person admission... Read More

Night Nurse II: I Tawt I Taw A Puddy-Tat!

Just when you think you've seen it all............well, that's when you realize how much there is... Read More

Orientation Day LPN to RN

Wow! 955,000 miles, almost 500 months and 15,500 days after I became a LPN, I'm finally a... Read More

Me and Mr. Smith and Waffles

by dianah

"I'm not hungry today," he growled, the corners of his mouth turned down, as I entered his room. He lay in bed in his wrinkled white hospital... Read More

Tips on dealing with the demented patient in the ER

We've all been there: you get an ambulance call that EMS is bringing in an elderly patient who had a ground level fall and now their leg is... Read More

LNC Marketing Ideas

by sirI

Diligent and professional marketing to the attorney-client is crucial to the success of the Legal Nurse Consultant (LNC). Many nurses are lacking in... Read More

ER Orientation - what you should be doing....

First, your ER should have a standardized length of orientation and it should definitely be more for the new grad RN. An orientation of 6-16 weeks... Read More

Thanksgiving Humor

My first Thanksgiving away from my family was spent working a 16 hour shift at the nursing home. For days before Thanksgiving I ranted and raved... Read More

Night Nurse III: Slip-Slidin' Awaaaaaaay

Here's another Night Nurse story, if you want it. Actually, this tale begins in the early evening: a time of day when hospital life starts to wind... Read More

Stand at attention!!!

by cjb73

I graduated from the LPN program on May 12, 2008. I am a 35 year old mother of 3. The truth is, is that I started the nursing program originally in... Read More

funny nursing stories

Talk about having a a stiff upper lip.... well he was British after all!! Many years ago one of my first jobs was as a junior Staff Nurse in an... Read More

The Role of the Legal Nurse Consultant

by sirI

Realistically what type of person/personality does it take to be an LNC? One must be dedicated and persistent. Possess the ability to interpret... Read More

A Lick and A Promise

I had a wonderful Grandfather growing up. He had handsome snow white hair, big, bushy, white eyebrows and clear sky blue eyes. And thanks to a... Read More

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