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  1. God Hates Nurses Now
    I thought the very same thing! lol
    Oct 20
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  2. When A Nurse Needs A Doctor.....
    My OB when I had my kids was someone I knew from work and it absolutely didn't bother me at all. He was a great guy and I felt very comfortable under his care. He was always the professional, it...
    Oct 18
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. Ebola Scare at My School
    There are some pathetic individuals in this world to play on the hysteria surrounding Ebola. It has happened in Missouri as well. False Ebola claim in Cole County, investigation underway : News :...
    Oct 17
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  4. Saw an angry clinical instructor...
    and Bortaz, please keep us updated on what becomes of this situation!
    Oct 14
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. Three ND books??
    I personally like the Ackley nursing diagnosis book. It's what our school recommended for us.
    Oct 13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. Saw an angry clinical instructor...
    I can't understand what she has to scream and carry on about in the morning before they even get started. This definitely needs to be stopped ASAP.
    Oct 13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. AJN magazine
    I looked online. Looks a little dry. Think I'll just stick with Nursing 2014, although it's not what it once was.
    Oct 7
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. AJN magazine
    I got an offer for a year of American Journal of Nursing for $29. I have never read the magazine. Any thoughts on whether it is useful and worth the money?
    Oct 7
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. How you can pass the nclex in 75 questions--(9/29/14) what i wished i knew
    Thanks for the heads up on the Kaplan review course. I suspected that was the case but our school is really pushing us to do it. Many in our class are so freaked out about the NCLEX that they are...
    Oct 7
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  10. A male perspective
    I'm not going to make anywhere near $75K when I graduate with my ADN here in the Midwest. I'd love to see anything close to that!
    Oct 1
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  11. The culture of AN
    Glad to hear that. She is one I miss the most, especially in the student threads but I definitely understand her need for taking a break from it. Someone else mentioned Tweety. When I first...
    Sep 30
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Research Topic
    Try googling "nursing intervention research". I had about as much luck that was as any.
    Sep 24
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. best i quit or fired story
    She wasn't calling out for her own cramps, she was calling out for her daughter's cramps.
    Sep 21
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  14. Has being a nurse changed your outlook on...
    After seeing several people with end stage COPD be put on BiPap because they didn't want a vent only to have their CO2 come down and they again become very aware of how suffocated they feel, I...
    Sep 19
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. You know you're tired when...
    Pushing "9" to get an outside line on my home phone. Keep em coming, because I have done more of these than I care to admit! lol
    Sep 19
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. soapier format or sbar
    Nothing that I can see from the original post. The author of this post would get better answers if the questions were clearer.
    Sep 18
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  17. My experience as a NS and CNA
    You would quit that in a heartbeat, leaving all the other CNAs to take up your slack? Not to mention leaving the patients with even less care. Yeah, way to go... :rolleyes:
    Sep 16
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. If you accept a job, stay at least a year
    My biggest problem with the whole thing is that patients are the ones who suffer from short-staffing. And giving 2 weeks' notice is not long enough for a new person to be trained to take their place.
    Sep 16
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  19. If you accept a job, stay at least a year
    Good question, they've asked all the previous employees what's up but I think the key is finding out why all the new ones want to leave so that things can hopefully be improved. Sad sad situation. ...
    Sep 16
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  20. If you accept a job, stay at least a year
    When I saw this thread, I thought of my own little hospital. On my unit (20 beds), they hired 6 new grads in May. All have now quit, some with 2 whole weeks notice and some who just said they...
    Sep 15
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  21. Warning----Fashionista in the House
    Doctor's wife (who happened to be an RN) put a full face of make up on the morning of surgery. I guess the no make up, no jewelry thing wasn't meant for her.:cheeky:
    Sep 13
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  22. Is it okay to tape record on my phone my patient's report?
    The purpose of the brain sheet is so you don't need to write everything down. Defeats the purpose if you write everything down on paper THEN write it again on your brain sheet. Good luck finding...
    Sep 9
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  23. Pearson Vue: Bullies?
    I voted, in jest, but honestly, I had to wait 6 flippin weeks when I took the LPN boards in `87. I'll be taking my RN boards this coming winter and I'll be thrilled that I can find out in 48 hours....
    Aug 27
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Is This Bullying?
    I gave my patient red jello tonight for real and it was all I could do not to crack up laughing as I handed it to him. Thanks AN! LOL
    Aug 21
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  25. Is This Bullying?
    Oh I remember and love that thread well!
    Aug 21
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations


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