Search Results

Search Results Type: Posts; User: Wolfe24

From Date
  1. Supplies a new grad ER Nurse should carry
    Wow you guys carry a lot of stuff! When I hit the floor I grab pens, alcohol swabs and flushes. I have a small tote bag with other misc stuff like crit care and emergency references, extra hair...
    Jun 24, '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  2. What is the "best" stethoscope for the ED?
    I went through several until I settled on the Master Cardiology. I can actually hear stuff through it now! The Cardio III is probably similar, however the Master Cardiology doesn't have a bell and...
    Jun 11, '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  3. Different shifts in the ED
    Yup, this is exactly what I would have posted. 11-23 is my favorite also! Home in time to sleep for the night and you don't have to get up early. Plus the shifts go by so fast! Love it :)
    May 6, '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  4. When the patients aren't looking..... Rockin' ER video
    Omg that was great! Looks like so much fun!
    May 6, '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  5. WE WON! Let us know if you do.
    I've seen it once. 34 beds. And it lasted a couple of hours!! It was a weird morning!
    Apr 14, '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  6. ER Reservations and Concierge Services at Hospitals Boost Bottom Lines
    So what's going to happen to that atypical MI presentation that makes their reservation online for nausea or indigestion, but doesn't think the jaw or arm pain is important to mention, and then dies...
    Apr 11, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  7. How to Deal with the Chaos of Med/Surg
    This is the single simplest and useful piece of advice new grads can take from this forum. Obviously we do a lot more than just keep patients breathing, but at the end of the day, and you're feeling...
    Apr 8, '13
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  8. What's the coolest operation you've watched??
    Saw a guy with facial fractures being repaired in the OR. They peeled his face right down to his nose to get to the bones. Unforgettable.
    Apr 8, '13
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  9. I have an interview in a level 1 trauma center, need advice!
    Yep, you'd be crazy to pass it up. If ER is what you want to do, then you should jump on this opportunity. The chances that you'll find another ER job that's day shift is probably close to zero....
    Feb 21, '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  10. Blood alcohol
    What a great explanation! Thanks hodgieRN!
    Feb 12, '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  11. New to the ED
    Great sources, thank you! I'm switching to ED in the next couple of weeks, so I'm sure these references will come in handy at some point.
    Dec 26, '12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  12. Can criminal record keep me from obtaining my LPN in Iowa?
    I think you'll need to contact the Iowa Board of Nursing to ask them. You should find out before you complete all of the nursing coursework as there's no point in spending the time or money on it if...
    May 1, '10
    Forum: Nursing Licensure With A Criminal History
  13. For The Luv Of Pete...Is The Float Pool Concept Going Bye-Bye?
    I just took a float position a few months ago and the dept is still expanding. The hospital has the float pools divided up though. I only work two different floors and there's at least two other...
    Mar 1, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. LTACH vs. Clinic job
    Hi everyone, I just need some advice/input from fellow nurses. I'm a relatively new grad (12/08) and am currently working in an LTACH. Its not my dream job and I'm pretty unhappy here, but its...
    Jun 10, '09
    Forum: Long Term Acute Care (LTAC/LTACH)
  15. Anyone want some ATI books, free?
    Seasoned hopeful responded first and wants them all. Thanks for the interest though! Moderator can close this thread!! Thanks!
    Feb 21, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  16. Anyone want some ATI books, free?
    I'm cleaning out my nursing school stuff and I need to get rid of my ATI books. I'll mail them to you for free if you want them. I'd rather not just throw them out, so post here to claim them and...
    Feb 21, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. changing licenses in compact states
    Thanks! Yes, I'm going to be moving into the other state. I just can't seem to figure out how to apply for a whole new license in the new state. I'll call the BON on Monday. Thanks for your...
    Feb 21, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. changing licenses in compact states
    Hi everyone, I'm looking to move and was wondering if anyone knew of the procedure to get a new license for another state. Both the state I am licensed in now and the one I want to move to are...
    Feb 21, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. tall nursing scrubs
    5'9" here, and I wear the Cherokee flare leg pants in tall.
    Feb 1, '09
    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  20. January nclex supporters
    I took mine on the 29th and found out this morning I passed :) Congrats to the rest of you that also have passed!
    Jan 31, '09
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  21. MY NCLEX story - may answer some questions
    That was exactly how my test went. Hopefully I'll pass too. I should find out tomorrow morning....
    Jan 30, '09
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  22. I Need some Advice
    Yes, you can get an offer for a new grad position at CMC before you take the NCLEX. There's a way to apply online for the a new grad position, but I suggest calling HR and being persistent with them....
    Jan 29, '09
    Forum: North Carolina Nursing
  23. Just took my NCLEX today and shutoff at 75 : (
    I took mine today and it shut off at 75 and I feel awful about it. I just hope I can come back here and post Saturday morning that somehow I passed too. Crossing my fingers.... :(
    Jan 29, '09
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  24. OK i really think I failed the Nclex
    I just took mine this morning too, and I had 75 questions. I didn't feel 100% confident on ANY of them. Like you, I'd read the question and think I was going to know the answer, and then none of the...
    Jan 29, '09
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  25. In need of some serious advice
    Have you applied to a specific school associated with a hospital? If you have or you are planning to, call the school and ask if there's a HR representative that helps students find jobs. Often...
    Jan 17, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


Top