Search Results

Search Results Type: Posts; User: Kyrshamarks

From Date
  1. I give in,  I'm a COB
    If ya want I have the salt and pepper and BBQ sauce..... mmmmm young nurses taste sooooo good.
    Jul 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. You should know better
    it's not really a vice.per say, but I have a really bad gun habit. I love to buy guns and shoot ALOT. I just bought a Barrett .50 cal M107 BMG. That baby cost as much as a small used car. ...
    Jul 8
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Overworked?
    I am 52 years old and 72 hour WEEKS are normal for me. I average 64 hours of overtime on each biweekly check.
    Jun 28
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. What would you do in this situation? (If you know it all ;) )
    Wait the 10-15 minutes for labs to come back and assess the patient? The assessment should already have been done by the time the doc wrote the orders for lasix. GIVE THE LASIX. In those few...
    Jun 28
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Laredo Medical Center
    Laredo? I used to work in Laredo many years ago, but I would not work there now due to crime . It is the MAJOR drug crossing point for the USA. The drug cartels have a lot of power on both sides of...
    Jun 19
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Cost of your RN degree??
    mine cost 3 box tops and a self addressed stamped envelope.
    Jun 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. To email or not to email the NM, that is the question.
    it won't hurt to try it
    May 23
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. family members working in the same hospital and exact same unit
    I used to work the next unit over(same floor) from my sister in law. We hate each other with a passion. I worked there for 10 years and never once said a bad word against her. Alot of her friends...
    May 2
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. your irritation here!
    For me it is the "cutsey" crud that nurses use to put in cork board for communicating things ugh as flowers or sports themes to try to get "team spirit" up. Many times these boards are in full view...
    Apr 20
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  10. Why can't we have 12 hour shifts and 8 hours shifts?
    I have not worked a rotating shift in over 20 years. There are places that still do that? No thank you.
    Apr 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Higher Calling
    Apr 15
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. Unsolicited Warnings....
    my opinion is when some says there is a fire, there is a fire. take the warnings seriously.
    Apr 6
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  13. maybe im being paranoid...
    if your face starts to rot off and your son turns into a green gray pallor and you have an insatiable urge to eat flesh, then yes, you need to worry.
    Apr 1
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. How much trouble am I in?
    I know many nurses that practice under their maiden name. I know of a few doctors that practice under their maiden name. You are not in trouble for that.
    Apr 1
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Are Nurses First Responders?
    Technically a flight nurse is not a first responder. They are called in after the first responder is already on the scene.
    Mar 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. About U.S. vacation time..
    I am just waiting for my managers to realize it would be better to just keep paying me and let me stay home....
    Feb 11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. No Good Very Bad Nursing Instructor
    We are hearing one side of the story here. Playing devils advocate here: No Good Very Bad Nursing Student?
    Feb 3
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. Have you ever called your Compliance Hotline?
    I have called mine twice, once using my name. got a reply that night. called in the morning. they took the problem seriously and fixed it immediately. the second time was anonymous, and they took...
    Jan 28
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Declined Union Enrollment
    I a, not a union member, nor have I ever been. Furthermore in all the facilities that I have worked at here down south, I have never been asked if I have ever been in a union nor was it on an...
    Jan 16
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  20. Denying death as a society
    Now mind you this is not directed at the injured or the ones that are just acutely ill. The tear in the eye, the holding of a hand. The cry to fight harder, live longer. These are the scenes I...
    Jan 7
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Texas Hospitals
    And have either of you ever worked in Texas? Because what you say is not true. this is coming from someone who has worked all over the country and now I stay in Texas only.
    Jan 6
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  22. My family and friends just don't get it lol
    Whenever I have traveled for an assignment, which I did for years, I always stayed at an extended stay motel type place. they offer free electric,cable, internet, kitchenette with pots and pans and...
    Jan 5
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  23. Death bed visions
    A lot of people, esp women for some reason see a little curly haired girl sometimes with ribbons in her hair right before they die. The girl never says anything to them but will come in their room...
    Jan 1
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Death bed visions
    a lot of nurses here will know what I mean when I say the curly haired little girl...
    Jan 1
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Can you solve this mcg to mg conversion?
    it's 25 to 50 mcg.
    Dec 3, '14
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications