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  1. Nursing Salaries
    Come on now....you don't sound like a babe in the woods or uneducated so what-you think they'll pay a nurse well? I consider $45 and up well(over 50k a year)If that was a start, that would be ok but...
    Sep 2, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Anti-nurse editorial
    hey I say this all the time right here in the USA...any big wigs wanna threaten nurses ????you have to be willing to pick up your toys AKA talents and go home...sure they can hire new grads etc to...
    Jul 31, '01
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  3. How much do you make?
    I work to earn money.I expect to be compensated for my work.They pay me for my skills/experience/knowledge base/education/talents.If a nurse will not negotiate for themself, how can they be the best...
    Jul 17, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Hey I created my first website
    I thought it was excellent!!! you should do just fine in nursing, as resourceful as this was. Best of luck
    Jul 14, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  5. DEBRIDE  the  SCABS
    Here in Rochester NY the agencies are offering $60/hr to staff the strikes.... they have also contacted the hospital for "our agency nurses" we have a corporate pool that makes $30/hr plus...
    May 31, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Shortage solution
    Boy did it sound like you had a bad day 123! In reading your post a few things stood out...the dip in scheduling has that mentality " a nurse is a nurse"would they ask a pediatricin to fill in for a...
    May 31, '01
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  7. Resume
    Any one know of a good site or book to update resumes ? anything relating to nursing? any and all ideas would be appreciated!
    May 30, '01
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  8. A Disabled Nurse, is there hope?
    I agree with the above posts which were EXCELLENT as usual Nurses are top of their game. As someone said adaptation is key ...thing of nursing DIFFERENTLY. IE what you do with your brain not just...
    May 30, '01
    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  9. this is for all nurses not just Pittsburgh area nurses!!!!!!
    I would like to pose a question to be mulled over, Do we hear physicians going on and on about qualifications/scope of practice/titles/education etc.? Have you ever heard a physician assistant(PA)...
    May 30, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Is nursing a "calling"
    Now for me I can't do the calling crap or God etc. If it works for some terrific. To me I was and continue to be intigued by the body, it's workings....body/mind/spirit plus science was a magnet, it...
    May 24, '01
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  11. scared and alone...need advice...please
    a true nurse my friend, guilty of the most henious crime...you were human. I have no idea what has gone on in this situation but I agree with Tim now is the time to care for yourself - YOU are the...
    Mar 31, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. CNA's Humiliation
    I have been a nursing assistant/LPN/RN and they have ALL required the same focus "to do(no pun intended)unto others as I would have done unto myself...picture yourself as the patient and you will...
    Mar 31, '01
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  13. JUST SAY NO TO MNM
    Doc I am sitting here LOL till my sides hurt...the visual of the "thong" versus a pair of "flip flops" AKA thong is just crack'in me up ....THANKS!
    Mar 31, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Would you get out?
    kday I could relate to your post and I've been away from the bedside for 18mos....I go back tomorrow for 6hrs to see if I can tolerate this again...I ask myself in the mirror everyday"what do you...
    Mar 31, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. If an MD shoved you...
    I agree with every suggestion above as the most professional/moral/adult etc behavior....my fantasy is to use what I've learned in kickboxing/self-defense/Steven Segal movies to kick his a**. Nurses...
    Mar 26, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Pay Scale
    hey kewlnurse from Buff, your right here in NY I'm Rochester the numbers are sounding similar. Most nurses starting 14-15 and making $20/hr after approx 10yrs, I'd say $25/hr for 15yrs experience and...
    Mar 18, '01
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  17. JUST SAY NO TO MNM
    I second the thought!
    Mar 18, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Any Suggestions???
    I agree with all the above plus why go to an LPN program...is there no RN programs near by? I agree the income you will make is almost equal as an RN starting $13-$15 per hour as a new grad(be sure...
    Feb 23, '01
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  19. cna salary
    Just my 2cents, I agree with the pay structure mentioned by the first poster. I started as a nurse's aide in 1972 for $8 and change then! Became an LPN then an RN in 1978 starting at $10/hr now...
    Feb 23, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. WORKING NIGHT SHIFT AFTER HAVING BABY
    I worked nights for 10yrs, started when my daughter was 3yrs old. I did both 5-8hr shifts and 3-12hour shifts ....before that I did 2-8hr shifts/always spaced like tues then fri or sat night. The...
    Feb 22, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. anyone else feel this way?
    Thanks guys for ALL the input!!!you all amazed me...if anyone has read some of my previous posts I'm the rude one...I probably came across as eating you alive...and I probably did here and in my...
    Feb 19, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. I definitely not recommend nursing.
    I second that "amen" and add good luck
    Feb 19, '01
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  23. anyone else feel this way?
    Ok I know I'm going to be eaten ALIVE for this but I really am interested in others views and Why you see it another way so here goes....how come some nurses feel "eaten alive" when coming to a...
    Feb 19, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Do you feel you were adequately prepared to practice nursing when you graduated?
    VERY! attended a 3yr hospital diploma program that required you also at the local community collge for your AAS degree. You went to clinical and worked the floors along side the nurses as students...
    Feb 17, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. ER to OR switch...need advice
    GO FOR IT!!!! your same critical thinking skills-medical broad age range background will serve you well. Think of the trauma experiences from your ER in a more controlled setting...what's the worst...
    Feb 13, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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