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  1. Registered Nurse Job Prospects Canada 2014
    i make over $110,000 a year.
    Apr 3
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  2. Registered Nurse Job Prospects Canada 2014
    I am year 3 and make 35.705 an hr.
    Apr 1
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  3. Registered Nurse Job Prospects Canada 2014
    I am an RN in rural Manitoba and currently work at a 1.0 EFT and as much overtime as I want.
    Apr 1
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  4. Nursing Salary Survey 2014
    Geographic location----Manitoba, Canada Pay rate----35.705 at the moment In which area / specialty do you work?----Emergency What type of license do you have (RN or LPN)?----RN What type of...
    Mar 29
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. i HATE my job. Does anyone else feel the same?
    I hate the politics of my job. My boss is blind eyed toward anything that will make the work place better. Its all about making her look better but thats impossible.
    Jan 30
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  6. Things you'd LOVE to tell coworkers...and get away with it!
    Well today I actually said it to the co-workers and don't have a care in the world about it. I'm blunt, to the point and put pts first and speak my mind fully. No point in sugar coating the...
    Jan 30
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. Are people shocked you're still a bloke outside of work?
    I do tons of outdoor activities. Go to the lounge with co-workers and like to have a good time. When I leave the hospital, work stays there.
    Dec 30, '13
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  8. Man = muscle, being taken advantage of
    I used to be asked all the time to help lift and move people. I refuse now unless the other person is the same height and has some strength. Put my back out 3 times at work lifting with shorter...
    Oct 1, '13
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  9. Does your workplace have a Suggestion Box?
    My boss asked how we could save money in our hospital...I just about laughed out loud.
    Oct 1, '13
    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series
  10. RN Salary Survey 2013:  Post here!
    1. State you work in Manitoba 2. Years of experience 3 3. Specialty/unit and work setting (clinic, hospital, prison, etc) ER 4. Hourly Pay (base rate) or salary 35.57/hr 5. Differentials (if...
    Aug 31, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Is it okay to tell a patient to not disrespect you
    If a pt won't respect me they get very limited respect back. I have told pts that respect goes both ways and if you won't respect me the next hospital is 1.5 hours away and get walking. We...
    Aug 1, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. Could I get some quick tips on IV starts?
    practice practice practice. Don't shy away from hard starts.
    Jul 31, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Everyone is so secretive about pay? New nurse and I have no idea the average pay
    My wage and salary is public knowledge here. 35 an hour. 3 years experience.
    Jul 18, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. "I don't want an admit..."
    All the new staff where I work try the I dont want an admission. I'm charge most days on the medical ward if I'm up there and as soon as I hear it they get an admission. As far as I'm...
    Jul 18, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  15. Male Nurse Hair Styles
    I wear my hair as a mess at work and actually get comments from other people on how it looks. Last night it was a disaster. Even my supervisor commented on it looking good. Half the time I...
    Jul 18, '13
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  16. Do nurses usually work 3 12-hour shifts a week for full pay?
    I get paid for 20 shifts in a 6 week period as fulltime working 12's. 35 an hour with a raise coming next month!
    Jul 9, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Registered Nurses: Do you like your jobs?
    Do you still maintain your compassion for others? 95% of the time I do. Working in a rural hospital in a smallish town it is very hard to keep compassion for people that you try to help so much and...
    Jul 9, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Primary Care NP's?
    I am almost 100% sure I am going into the NP program as I am fed up of my current work situation. I'm very young with 3 years of combined acute care and emergency nursing. I had plans to start...
    Jul 9, '13
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  19. Hey Murses.....Murse?
    I ignore people when they say murse. I have no problem ignoring patients or other nurses when they say it. I just keep walking. People catch on pretty quick.
    Jul 8, '13
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  20. Job Satisfaction: Can it be real in this field?
    If I could just work with the patients and never see management I would be VERY happy. Its kinda funny considering on the weekend and holidays everything runs really smooth. But during the week...
    Feb 18, '13
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  21. High & Low
    Highlight so far: While walking back from the far end of the unit I heard the telemetry monitor at the desk starting ringing emergency. Went in an found my pt unresponsive and in vfib. Hooked the...
    Feb 17, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. 12 hour shift
    I tend work 3-5 12's in a row. Which means I get 5-7 days off in a row. But lately I'm working more with most being overtime as we have a huge nursing shortage. Makes saving for a house easier.
    Feb 17, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. 12 hour shift
    Love my 12 hour shifts. Like the time off during the week and on weekends. Would never go to 8 hr shifts.
    Feb 17, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Alberta or manitoba?
    No clue. I live 6 hours north west of there. They do have a very good ortho unit tho.
    Feb 16, '13
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  25. Vascular/renal nurse in manitoba?
    I am not a hemo nurse however work in a rural hospital with a hemo unit. Are you looking for employment?
    Feb 16, '13
    Forum: Nursing in Canada


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