Search Results

Search Results Type: Posts; User: Ginger's Mom

From Date
  1. Joint Commission is a Joke...
    [QUOTE=ama3t;8035229]We aren't supposed to care flushes in our pockets? Even wrapped?[/QUOTE No medication should be in your pocket, also what temperature is is being stored in your pocket?
    7:21 am
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Joint Commission is a Joke...
    [QUOTE=MunoRN;8035115]What measure is that?[/QUOTE Proper staffing with the right skill set.
    7:18 am
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Hospitals Providing More Time for Nurses to Spend with Patients
    hospitals will be like nursing homes where the care will be provided by techs,
    7:17 am
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Joint Commission is a Joke...
    As someone who has been on the frontline with JC , they are concerned about nurse patient ratios and hospitals do get dinged for not meeting this measure.
    Jul 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Step pay effect on older nurses getting hired?
    i have not heard that for the past decade, I am so blessed.
    Jul 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Step pay effect on older nurses getting hired?
    I have not seen narcotic keys since the shift to Ominicell or pyxis which is over a decade ago. A well written EMR will fix the bugs you are reviewing. Where I work to transition from paper to EMR...
    Jul 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Step pay effect on older nurses getting hired?
    As an older nurse, nursing has never been safer, with the computers and technology. A. Orders are checked electronically B. Communication has improved with portable phones, texts,etc. C. Iv...
    Jul 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Joint Commission is a Joke...
    first of your hospital should be doing all these things JC or not.The buckets and saline locks are good nursing practice. nothing closer than 18 inches is a fire hazard and infection control issue....
    Jul 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Hospitals Providing More Time for Nurses to Spend with Patients
    I read this article twice, I thought I read the nurses will have more time since the aide will be performing nursing functions such as caths and dressing changes. I also thought the article included...
    Jul 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Immigrant in CA requiring make up courses for California
    Do you have to study all the nursing courses or just some of the course like OB or pysch? It seems like you want to be an RN that is the what you should do. Clarify what you need and then make an...
    Jul 21
    Forum: Nurse Registration
  11. Philippine nursing schools 2014
    no recent Phillipine grads have been approved for the Nclex, go to school in the country you wish to work and live in, it is the cheapest and easy way to become a RN. Also much easier to find...
    Jul 19
    Forum: Philippines Nursing Programs
  12. 3-12s days or 8-4 m-f (3 little boys at home)
    Clinic job will have Holidays off, think Xmas and Thanksgiving. With your husband a FF it would stink if you both had to work the holidays.
    Jul 18
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. HELP!
    Are you graduating with an ASN or BSN, that may limit your job options in the Boston Area. Not having a BSN may limit your options.
    Jul 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Nursing salary and buying a home?
    where are you living now?Have you considered the cost of day care for two?Your husband should explore options on how to make more than $25k a year.
    Jul 6
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Not working for my petitioner
    do you have a license? According to the Colorado board of Nursing a ssn is required. I think you know that their maybe issues getting a CA license, unless your employer is in CO I think you know you...
    Jul 4
    Forum: Advice on Immigration
  16. Frustrating CNO process for IENs
    I would suggest good read on this forum. When there was a "Nursing Shortage" , nurses where imported , unfortunately many of them could not pass the CRNE even after 3 attempts. These nurses...
    Jun 28
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  17. ABC TV:NY Med shows ER nurse fired due to social media post
    Being fired seemed a bit much on a Saturday night no less. BUT we do not know the whole story. She was a high profile person and I am guessing she was told to clear everything through PR. I did feel...
    Jun 27
    Forum: Nursing News
  18. Help UK-mass NP
    one must have a master's degree in nursing to become a NP as well as pass another national exam. you also need Ob and pediatric experience to become a RN. All these states have pretty much the same...
    Jun 23
    Forum: Nurse Registration
  19. How to get a job working with babies
    How would you know as the nurse what their reason for the procedure is? are you going to provide the employer was are acceptable reasons for having an abortion? when are you going to find time to...
    Jun 22
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  20. Question: Breach of Contract
    I highly doubt it, but it would depend on the circumstances, for example, husband transferred and you moved, Or if you paid back the orientation costs and pleaded that you made an error. Or they are...
    Jun 18
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. NOC with kids home for summer break?
    yes the hospital orientation is done inthe day shift and the floor orientation done on tbe shift you were hired for. are you sure they checked your refernces and did a criminal check, that usually...
    Jun 17
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  22. NOC with kids home for summer break?
    what happened to the night only orientation?glad things went well!
    Jun 17
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  23. NOC with kids home for summer break?
    First of all, you don't have the job. Second usually the orientation is usually day shift. Third, your kids will get use to having a working mom, you all have to make changes. Fourth even if...
    Jun 16
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  24. I Need some kind of RN Career Counselor
    What I have to do a personal eval on each student, I always write feedback from the patient and student. Perhaps this job was just a bad fit.
    Jun 15
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. I Need some kind of RN Career Counselor
    what was your evals like in nursing school?
    Jun 15
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


Top