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  1. Confessions of a Hospital Administrator
    Too bad 99.9% of hospital CEOs will never follow this advice. They're more concerned about the bottom line and getting their million-dollar bonuses (as opposed to the nurses measly 2%) than they are...
    Jan 12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  2. Feeling like a servant
    That sounds like a nurse manager to me!
    Jan 1, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. Feeling like a servant
    Good answer!! I actually told a patient, "I'm sorry but massage therapist is a licensed profession in the state of New Jersey. I don't give massages & massage therapists don't give you your...
    Jan 1, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. I believe my co-workers have it in for me
    Hey Sewbusy, hope you had a great holiday season. I ran into the same question on injection site absorption for insulin the other night at work and my understanding was that so long as there's subQ...
    Jan 17, '10
    Forum: Rehabilitation Nursing
  5. Too Smart for Rehab Nursing
    Because really, who hasn't been told "You're so smart, why didn't you do medicine?".... [I say "well, because then I'd end up being a doctor"] LMAO! Classic.
    Oct 1, '09
    Forum: Rehabilitation Nursing
  6. Health South Rehab Hospital?
    JerseyGir1--They ask you about any past experience you've had in healthcare. What brought you to nursing and how you feel about patient care. The HealthSouth I work at is very concerned with nurses...
    Jul 31, '09
    Forum: Rehabilitation Nursing
  7. Health South Rehab Hospital?
    I recently took a position as a staff RN at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital in Tinton Falls, NJ and I have to say I'm so glad I found this place. The facility is under 10 years old, it's pretty...
    Jul 30, '09
    Forum: Rehabilitation Nursing
  8. License Number in NJ
    Patience, girl! I got my letter about 2 weeks after passing the boards then my license in the mail about 3 weeks after that. NJ is notoriously slooooow but you'll have your license in no time. The...
    Jul 25, '09
    Forum: New Jersey Nursing
  9. New Rehab Nurse
    I suppose it depends on what aspect of nursing thrills you. I work in an acute care rehab hospital and I take a great amount of pride in seeing my patients achieve their optimum functioning capacity....
    Jul 25, '09
    Forum: Rehabilitation Nursing
  10. Too Smart for Rehab Nursing
    I haven't updated my profile in a while.
    Jul 25, '09
    Forum: Rehabilitation Nursing
  11. Too Smart for Rehab Nursing
    Actually, I AM a registered nurse and work in an acute rehab hospital and my comment was directed more at the tone of your previous comment. I was insulting toward fellow nurses who find fulfillment...
    Jul 25, '09
    Forum: Rehabilitation Nursing
  12. Too Smart for Rehab Nursing
    Like I said earlier in this thread, when people make a generalization like this it's naive and probably meant to be insulting. If certain nurses actually spent any significant time in rehab they...
    Jul 24, '09
    Forum: Rehabilitation Nursing
  13. 7-3 Rehab Nsg Care Routine
    I just started orienting on 7a-3p in an acute rehab hospital and the routine we follow is that nurse get their report from the 11p-7a shift then we do the vitals while the CNAs get the patients up...
    Jun 27, '09
    Forum: Rehabilitation Nursing
  14. Too Smart for Rehab Nursing
    Hey Lola, I graduated in December and just started my first RN job at a rehab hospital. I was a PCA in an ER for years and recently in Inpatient Rehab. Anyone who tells you rehab nursing isn't very...
    Jun 24, '09
    Forum: Rehabilitation Nursing
  15. Should I Carry Malpractice (Liability) Insurance?
    I am a new graduate and I just started my first position as an RN. Heck yes, I bought my own malpractice the moment HR called me and told me I had the job. It really is extremely little to pay for...
    Jun 20, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. I would like to hear from some nurse recruiters on why no one can find a job.
    Yes, they certainly do. I met a few so far.
    Jun 20, '09
    Forum: New Jersey Nursing
  17. Average Pay for a new nurse
    I suppose that depends on where in the U.S. the job is located. Here in NJ $17.00/hr for an RN is ridiculous and I wouldn't have bothered with them. I just graduated in December and I just accepted a...
    May 27, '09
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  18. New Grad desperate to work!!
    Well, I didn't have the experience for the critical care transport nurse job. After discussing it with their nurse manager I have to agree. Maybe in a few years but for now I'd rather not have a...
    May 25, '09
    Forum: New Jersey Nursing
  19. Does it sound like I got the job (according to interview)?
    In my experience employers don't generally go into compensation and benefits if they're not interested in hiring you. Good luck and let us know how you make out. :yeah:
    May 25, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Kept From a Dying Partnerís Bedside
    But the woman's SO HAD a signed, notarized, and legal POA for healthcare and the hospital still denied her and the children access. The reason why marriage equality is so important is because there...
    May 23, '09
    Forum: Nursing News
  21. getting back slowly- any suggestions?
    Steve, I sure hope NYP is going to pay you for recruiting for them, LOL!! Seriously, thanks for letting us new grads know where the jobs are. I suggest anyone from NJ looking for a position in...
    May 23, '09
    Forum: New Jersey Nursing
  22. I would like to hear from some nurse recruiters on why no one can find a job.
    SteveRN1, I can't even find my keys when I put them down on my coffee table, can you imagine me with preemies?!:lol2: Anyway, I just accepted a position at HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital in...
    May 23, '09
    Forum: New Jersey Nursing
  23. I would like to hear from some nurse recruiters on why no one can find a job.
    Hi Steve, I believe you are precepting a friend of mine now and from what I see on your post you are better off at Morgan Stanley Children's. Meridian is nuts to not interview someone with your...
    May 23, '09
    Forum: New Jersey Nursing
  24. Failed for the 4th time...confused!!!
    You hit the nail on the head. I was making myself crazy with studying for the NCLEX. I bought the Kaplan NCLEX Review which basically gives you test taking strategies (came in very handy) and the...
    May 18, '09
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  25. Will you work during a Pandemic?
    I'm conflicted on this. I would want to go to work bc I'm a nurse and taking care of the sick is what we do. At the same time I don't trust the gov't to "take care of" anything. What does that even...
    May 15, '09
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding


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