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  1. Why nurses eat their young????
    icuRNmaggie said "Just once, I would like to see some data on this nurses eat their young theory." Sorry, the data was eaten along with the young nurses.
    Sep 19
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  2. Got A Bad Performance Evaluation
    HouTX, this happened where I work. A unit of top performers all became average (a.k.a mediocre) when they revamped ratings. People in trouble know before their eval and have been counseled. No one...
    Sep 18
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  3. Got A Bad Performance Evaluation
    Oh the shame!! Flo is probably rolling over in her grave about that lack of nursing ethics. That probably falls somewhere under a violation of moral turpitude ;-). OP, I assume this was a...
    Sep 17
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  4. what nurses do if a patient wants blood transfusions
    Since your response was directed at my post, I wanted to let you know I was not trying to offend you. Although you thought your original post was a "simple question," it was not a question at all. ...
    Sep 16
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. Good popup or not??HELP ME, MASSIVE ANXIETY!!!
    It means you could have passed or could have failed. It means nothing. I don't get the idea of using a credit card with no balance left (I assume this is actually a pre paid debit card). I...
    Sep 16
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  6. what nurses do if a patient wants blood transfusions
    The question/post actually changed from the original post while I was responding, thus my off topic answer about vampires. Or was it on topic at the time? One may never know.
    Sep 15
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. what nurses do if a patient wants blood transfusions
    Giving blood transfusions to whom? A vampire? Not my type ;-). I see you just added to a patient. That information was missing. Is there a specific situation you are referring to?
    Sep 14
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. missed class
    Although it may sound harsh, late is late. One minute or one hour past your starting time is still late. Walking in a class after it has started can be disruptive and something many professors will...
    Sep 13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  9. Malpractice insurance
    You are most likely still covered by your facility, but let's take a quick look at what happens if you make a mistake that is found to be your fault that causes significant harm or death to a...
    Sep 11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. What's your Opinion
    Because it's something you are interested in, can see yourself doing and enjoying (or at least tolerating) for the rest of your life, and because you like helping people. A love for working weekends...
    Sep 11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  11. Advice on Essay Q: Why did you choose nursing as a career?
    OP, I think we understood your intention with your essay. Historically, there have been nurses who harmed or even killed their patients so they could have the thrill of being the rescuer and...
    Sep 11
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  12. missed class
    This is not boyfriend's problem, this is your problem! It doesn't matter whether he knew your class rules or not. You knew the rules and you will have to tell BF his ride to work is not your...
    Sep 10
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  13. ltc and a lawsuit.
    Not a long term care nurse but I would personally continue business as usual. Whether the charges are legitimate or unfounded are for the attorneys to decide. Remember, anyone can sue for anything at...
    Sep 10
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  14. Things You See On Craigslist
    Interesting they would ask for someone to take it but didn't say anything about actually passing it for them. You also never know who posted the ad. It could be a sting looking to catch someone...
    Sep 8
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  15. Having such a hard time moving forward
    HeartRN13, do you have an employee assistance program that can help you work through this? I'm talking specifically the depression and anxiety, but they may also be better equipped to offer advice...
    Sep 7
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  16. personality test for job interview
    I hate tests where the answer I'd pick doesn't exist. I'd self report because it's the right thing to do. Period. I guess I'd be neutral on the second. Always is a strong word. Tests like...
    Sep 3
    Forum: Nursing Interview Help
  17. Disabled seems to have some new meaning!
    SSI in my state, for a child, is based on the income of the parent. For example, a severely disabled child by every letter of the law who will qualify at 18, may not qualify prior to 18 because his...
    Sep 3
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. Disabled seems to have some new meaning!
    If they are receiving SSDI they have a work history and enough previous income to qualify them for benefits. SSI is forced poverty, you do not have to have previously worked, and in my state, pays...
    Sep 3
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. I'm blind!
    Bring it up not only as a time saving factor, but a safety factor too. Standardizing how things are done and where things are across the board makes for better time management and better customer...
    Sep 1
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  20. How many times?
    PM me your credit card # for NCLEX results and I'll tell you whatever you want to hear AND give you an encouraging email! It would go something like this and be auto generated so the sender would...
    Aug 31
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  21. Are We Truly That Gullible?
    Obviously, and Pearson Vue is going to be making $200 a pop from people who believe what they read about a new "trick" for NCLEX results ;-).
    Aug 30
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. is there anyone failed nclex-pn with 85 questions only?
    Too bad the stock market is closed until Tuesday! I really need to contact a stockbroker after reading about all of the people willing to donate $200 to Pearson Vue because the Internet told them to.
    Aug 30
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  23. Keeping up with your licensure
    You can go inactive but check what it would cost and the hoops you have to jump through--and the time it would take IF you are a traveler and need the license soon. I'm sending you a PM. I think you...
    Aug 30
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  24. Keeping up with your licensure
    I'm not a traveler but I hold several licenses. Each State Board has a website outlining CEUs and mandatory education as well as renewal. Of course, none of your licenses will renew at the same time....
    Aug 30
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  25. Pearson Vue: Bullies?
    There weren't any of those type questions on boards then. They were all about oiling the lamps and stoking the fires. The questions were subject specific so weakness in one area such as OB or...
    Aug 30
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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