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  1. I can't find work!!
    Thanks. I do understand I messed up really bad jumping from job to job. I just want a second chance to redeem myself and to show that I am a hard worker, I am a good nurse ... I am more than just a...
    Dec 30, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  2. I can't find work!!
    Hello there! I decided I would make a thread to see what other fellow nurses thought about my "situation." I became a nurse in 2010 (I was only 21 years old). I got my first nursing job at a...
    Dec 30, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  3. Patient abuse... To staff
    I am appalled at how awful your grammar is and how you talk about one of the patients on your floor.
    Sep 26, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. Purple;or, I'm Not Barney
    What about a nice, rich royal purple color?
    Sep 23, '13
    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  5. RN Salary Survey 2013:  Post here!
    1. State you work in - Florida 2. Years of experience - 3 3. Specialty/unit and work setting (clinic, hospital, prison, etc) - Mental health facility/crisis stablization unit 4. Hourly Pay (base...
    Aug 28, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Disgusted with nursing career
    I couldn't even finish reading this.
    Aug 25, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. No bathroom break for 12 hours straight - A nursing record!
    If I have to go pee I will. Unless I'm in the middle of a code or rapid response there is no reason why you cannot take two minutes to go pee.
    Aug 16, '13
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  8. bad breath when I'm nervous! need a fix
    Keep peppermints in your pocket and pop them before you know you're going to get nervous. :lurking:
    Aug 12, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  9. Heads up to all new nursing students:
    I played a lot of World of Warcraft through my two years of nursing school. And the month leading up to me taking the NCLEX. :cheeky:
    Aug 11, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  10. Report Interruption--Was I Wrong?
    I have mixed feelings to this... 1.) If you truly felt the aid was capable of doing it alone then saying she could do it alone was enough and that you were in report and could not stop at this...
    Aug 2, '13
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  11. How much do you owe in student loans?
    I don't want to look right now.
    Aug 2, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Math rage
    You are clearly taking this beyond context and what the OP meant. :poop:
    Aug 1, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  13. Has this ever happened to you??
    I do not work at a hospital and there is no nurse manager or director of nursing at this present moment.
    Aug 1, '13
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  14. Math rage
    It's so we get a "well rounded education." :dead:
    Jul 30, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  15. Has this ever happened to you??
    I worked in the hospital on Med-Surg most of my 3 years of experience. I've never seen a nurse (or aid) do a double there. No one can work 24 hours... that is laughable. :roflmao: I've been at this...
    Jul 30, '13
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  16. Easy, dumb, common new grad mistakes
    Just remember... everyone makes mistakes. When you make a silly mistake do not lie and try to cover it up. Nurse on!
    Jul 29, '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  17. Has this ever happened to you??
    I work at a crisis stablization unit. One nurse per unit. We do 8 hour shifts at this facility. I work full time nights (midnight to 8:30am) five days a week. I come onto my shift tonight (my third...
    Jul 28, '13
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  18. Cursed at a patient-fired
    Uhhhmmm - you cannot deny a client food unless ordered by a doctor for medical purposes (NPO) or other situations in non-medical facilities (i.e. mental health client asking for snack right after...
    Jul 28, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. Safely discarding insulin pen needles
    The insulin needles I have used before in the hospital are one time use. The pen itself is multi-use. The one time use needles are also safety glide. Once you give the injection, a clear protective...
    Jul 27, '13
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  20. Failed a Nurse Battery Exam
    http://allnurses.com/nursing-career-advice/nurse-career-battery-332451.html There is a thread about the same topic. Even nurses with many years of experience have failed. I have yet to be exposed to...
    Jul 26, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. How to drop subtle hints with my nursing students about faith.
    I would rather not have a clinical instructor push their religious beliefs on me or anyone else for that matter. You may be the nursing clinical instructor but you have no say in my relgious...
    Jul 24, '13
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  22. Pain control in narcotic addicted pt
    I am. I work on the a dial diagnosis unit so I get clients with mental illness and/or addictions along with detox. I have handed out my fair share of Librium for etoh WD and clonidine for opiate wd....
    Jul 23, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Pain control in narcotic addicted pt
    So I should be Flamed for having a different opinion? I went back and reread my post and I do find my comment stating that I know who is in pain or not is inaccurate and wrong. There really is no...
    Jul 23, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Pain control in narcotic addicted pt
    Actually, I am. And thanks for all the flames. It was getting a little cold here. Remind me to never share my opinion/thoughts on any matter on this website (hey, isn't that the purpose of this...
    Jul 23, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Pain control in narcotic addicted pt
    I wonder if everyone here who is defending the drug seeker that just wants pain medications ever had to care for patients like (and administer that IV Dilaudid with Benadryl q2 hours, q3 hours or q4...
    Jul 20, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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