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  1. Emptying linen and garbage bags. ..part of a Nurses jobs description?
    As a nurse who works for an employer walks through those doors into the building you are required to do what ever is asked of you or quit and go elsewhere. If you believe the request will hurt the...
    Apr 6, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Do you have subnormal group mates?
    A great leader ALWAYS self reflects first when a situation seems wrong, negative or turns that way. To automatically take a direction to change others is to be nothing but arrogant and the so called...
    Apr 6, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. This is why you should be careful what you post on facebook
    The specifics of this event originated within the school itself and reflect on both the school and those involved so I beleive their actions were correct. On the other hand the corporate mantailty...
    Jan 12, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  4. Can a hospital legally force you to get your bsn if you are an adn
    Any business can set higher entry level standards for a postion. Depending on your state they would just fire a person who does not fullfill the new requirements. Having said this I know an ASN nurse...
    Dec 15, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Really disappointed with the reality of nursing.
    If is called due diligence. You evidently did not do any research on the career before jumping in. Over worked and/or very long hours is the number one response.
    Oct 27, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Student Loan Scariness.....What can be done to make things easier?
    I am worried about you being a nurse. You should have thought about how you were going to pay them off before you spent the money. Now that you have spent it then do what ever it takes to pay them...
    Oct 27, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. I'm sure this has been said.. MA's calling themselves Nurses
    In my opinion, anyone who helps a patient is a nurse. The basic label "nurse" has not become some new fancy elevated position brought on by colleges and technical schools handing out degrees or...
    Aug 18, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. What are the worst call in excuses you've heard?
    Here is a new one. As far as we know this one had never been used at our facility before. The front page in our local newspaper had a story about a man's truck that had been stollen. The thiefs were...
    Jul 7, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. screaming doctors....how can we handle them?
    I ignore them and just do my job.
    Jun 30, '10
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. You are part of the problem with healthcare today if...
    I understand that everyone that went to school and did the hard work required to lawfully gain the right to display the letters "RN" beside their names would like to be called an "RN",,, however, in...
    Mar 24, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Hospital now paying a price for understaffing?
    This is why I am a contract travel nurse. I negociate when and how much I work along with the pay I recieve for that work. It seems most hospitals operate in the crisis mode. I have asked the...
    Mar 3, '10
    Forum: Nursing News
  12. If you had a choice between 2 year community, or a university....
    In my 37 years as a nurse I have found that the school or pragram you attended has very little to do with how good you are as a nurse a few years down the road. Any program that is well founded is...
    Feb 24, '10
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  13. Factory worker one day ... nurse the next?
    You read more into my responce than it said. What I stated has been and continues to be the entire truth about nursing graduates. I graduated with 16 and I am the only one still in nursing. I did...
    Jan 21, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Is It Possible An LPN Can Make More Then An RN?
    I have always believed that compensation should be based on the value of the employees contribution. I was convince of this in the early 1990's as I found that I made a lot more money than the...
    Jan 21, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Factory worker one day ... nurse the next?
    First off, we need to understand all the laidoff workers are going to school on the taxpayer ticket. Of course they were tax payers once also and have earned this. On the other hand we must also...
    Jan 21, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. New York State Mandated Vaccinations
    To live in a country that requires free citizens to inject substances into their bodies is the next step towards imperialism. No, I will not recieve the shot and I WILL quit my job and move if the...
    Oct 14, '09
    Forum: New York Nursing
  17. Warning to New Grads
    Ah, another nurse discovers that America means Capitist Profit Generating Healthcare System. It will be difficult to find a reasonable nursing job. And remember this. Americans are the most over...
    Oct 14, '09
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  18. Someone should warn people!!!
    Keep searching. Because RN's are so expensive many companies use 6 or 10 to 1. 6xLPN to 1xRN.
    Jul 22, '09
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  19. Nurses and Organ Donation
    See,,, Just as I said,,, It is a personal choice.
    Jul 22, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Someone should warn people!!!
    This is a common in every occupation! Just keep looking.
    Jul 22, '09
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  21. Nurses and Organ Donation
    This is nothing more or less than a personal choice and should remain so.
    Jul 22, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. Does God Make Mistakes?
    I is also a real issue with the elderly.
    Jul 22, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Mind Boggling - Not going to graduation?
    Not sure what religon if any but some religons shun rewards and/or all pridfull events. An LDS friend of mine makes hugh donations to charities with no name attached. I mean thousands. He...
    Jun 17, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  24. Why Are So Many Students Worried About Expensive Tuition
    Taking on what I would call, a massive credit burden, is a personal choice but personally I believe "all" credit is bad under any condition. The very reason our economy is in such bad conditon is...
    Jun 17, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. What would you have said to this CNA
    Personally I would have written up this CNA threes times. First, The CNA did not follow her instructions. Second, She refused actually refused to follow instructions. Third, Later in the day she was...
    Jun 17, '09
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations


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