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  1. something really freaked me out
    I have an MHA who is very difficult to ask to do things. The person has alot of experience, but are not doing all of their 15 minute checks on my shift. I am new, and don't feel comfortable reporting...
    Apr 11, '13
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  2. psych nursing interview   HELP!
    Familiarize yourself with: your state's legal-holds codes, such as 5150, DTS/DTO/GD, 24 hour, 72 hour holds, 14 day holds, conservatorship status, pt.'s rights, using restraints on pt.'s {different...
    Apr 11, '13
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  3. Is this too little?
    Is it an acute psychiatric facility? I graduated last year and am working in an acute psychiatric hospital, locked emergency & inpatient facility, in my 3rd month of employment. I received 6 weeks of...
    Apr 6, '13
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  4. feeling a bit awful
    So Sorry you have been beaten down like an old rug.....I know how you feel....I also am a new nurse grad, graduated last year, and currently in my 3rd month of my Psychiatric nurse position. I am...
    Apr 4, '13
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  5. 1st Psych Nursing Job starts Monday, any advice?
    Loving it! The coworkers have been great so far! yes, many jaded staff, and people who are a little burnt out, but I am using it as inspiration to not let myself do the same. I am also suprised by...
    Apr 4, '13
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  6. Leave LTC to go into psych nursing?
    I graduated nursing school last year, worked an LTC for 6 months as my first job out of nursing school before moving into a Psychiatric Nurse position, which I have been at for the past few months. ...
    Apr 4, '13
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  7. 1st Psych Nursing Job starts Monday, any advice?
    I am leaving my SNF job for a new position at the County emergency mental health facility. I am 7 months graduated RN, and am very excited to be given this opportunity. I am a little nervous, as my...
    Jan 10, '13
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  8. Skilled Nursing Facility grossly understaffed, only on night shift, unsafe. What 2 do
    I am a new nurse at long term care/ skilled nursing facility in California. Every night shift is grossly understaffed: 85-90 patients with 2 nurses and only 3 CNAs. People are dirty for lOng periods...
    Oct 7, '12
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety


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