Search Results

Search Results Type: Posts; User: adnrnstudent

From Date
  1. Homeless working the system, multiple admissions
    All right. I was trying to back out of this conversation because I was expecting some different responses, but now I'm in it. I AM NOT bashing the homeless. What we do with them after a while; and...
    Nov 28
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  2. Formatting programs for papers?
    It's terribly unfortunate that this is what nursing education has become. More like a laughable joke.
    Nov 28
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  3. Homeless working the system, multiple admissions
    No, been in this almost 3 years. Not Jaded at all, in Chicago, big culture of people working the system. I'm not talking about the real psych patients, I'm talking about the ones working the system,...
    Nov 28
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  4. Homeless working the system, multiple admissions
    See many of my pts prefer to be in hospital to nursing home or group home so they get themselves kicked out of so may places and no one will accept them back, but they are little angels in the...
    Nov 27
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  5. Homeless working the system, multiple admissions
    Nah, just working the broken system.
    Nov 27
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  6. Homeless working the system, multiple admissions
    Are you kidding? They leave 1 hospital and march right to another within hours. They are working the system and living like kings! I don't even understand how hospitals are getting paid for this. ...
    Nov 27
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  7. Homeless working the system, multiple admissions
    What do you do with people that keep coming back every 2 weeks or some that think they are smarter by getting discharged from 1 hospital then going to another and saying the magic words. As a...
    Nov 27
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  8. Other than BSN
    I will never understand how people associate certain aspects of school with ability. I know C students that passed the NCLEX in 75 and their straight A classmates took over 200 or even failed. ...
    Nov 27
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  9. Other than BSN
    Only thing I ever cheated on was fluff paper writing. I'm a REAL GOOD person to have nearby when you have to call a code blue.
    Nov 27
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  10. Other than BSN
    The ability to write papers, which I openly admit I lack, has absolutely ZERO to do with my ability to be a good nurse. I am confident a poll of my coworkers would indicate that I am one of the...
    Nov 27
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  11. I am fed up with PCT position...
    I worked as PCT through nursing school, not for the money, but just to help with job. I promised myself I would always be good to techs when I became a RN and I think I've held pretty good to my...
    Nov 22
    Forum: Patient Care Technician / Assistants
  12. Other than BSN
    I don't write papers. Do like me and hire someone. I don't feel an ounce of guilt. If schools would come up with useful classes without all the mindless papers, I would have gladly went that route.
    Nov 22
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  13. Can You get a ASN if you have a B.A. in another field
    Not exactly true in non-magnet hospitals. I'm ADN with BS in another field and MBA. I'm up for nursing supervisor position right now because of my management background.
    Oct 18
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  14. University of Illinois files injunction to prevent nurses strike
    http://www.chicagotribune.com/business/breaking/chi-u-of-i-nurses-strike-20141016-story.html
    Oct 17
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  15. BSN burn out..continuing education
    ADN-BSN education in need of a real overhaul. Writing paper after paper is for Journalism majors. The Facebook posts of my classmates that have moved on to completion programs are hilarious about how...
    Oct 14
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  16. What would you change about your scrubs??
    Fix it so everything doesn't fall out of my pockets when I sit down.
    Oct 13
    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  17. Allnurses APP for iOS not working
    Got it working by removing and re-installing app. Thanks.
    Oct 3
    Forum: Site Feedback
  18. Name one of your favorite things about being a male nurse.
    I love the constant sexual harassment. And there is ZERO sarcasm in my statement, I LOVE it!
    Oct 1
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  19. Allnurses APP for iOS not working
    Haven't been able to use Allnurses APP on my iPAD for a while now. When I load it, I get, "Parse Error." Then it says. "The remote server sent a unknown response. This could be a result of the...
    Sep 30
    Forum: Site Feedback
  20. Diagnosed with ADHD
    I take Adderall, if they test for amphetamines, that will pop. I pop and show them my RX. Never an issue. If you don't want to pop, stay off for a solid 3 days.
    Sep 25
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Would you get low census in scenario?
    Want to ask everyone about a scenario. Follow what I'm saying. You are regularly scheduled to work three 12's on Sunday, Monday , and Thursday. You are called on Wednesday and asked to work, you...
    Sep 25
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. Tuition cost
    I'd look at getting into a public school. $84,000 is a lot, especially at 40 years old.
    Sep 6
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  23. BSN backfire at non-magnet hospitals, higher turnover (This is rich!)
    A few weeks ago I saw a couple of posts by Suburbsgirl that made 100% sense to me. I'll post them here and link to thread. I too work at a non-magnet hospital that is a good hospital, but no one's...
    Aug 29
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  24. Nurses Med error..How can we help?
    I can't get past "An additional dose of calcium." How big was the dose? Sounds like this patient should avoid all dairy at all costs.
    Aug 24
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  25. Do you think ADN programs will really be phased out?
    We do? Where Where!!???
    Aug 23
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN


Nursing Jobs in every specialty and state. Visit today and Create Job Alerts, Manage Your Resume, and Apply for Jobs.

A Big Thank You To Our Sponsors
Top