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  1. Multiple medication errors
    I have been a nurse for a little over a year and this is a difficult job. I'm still learning everyday and have a million questions I wonder about all the time. It's great that you are honest and I...
    Apr 1, '13
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  2. Giving Narcotic After Scheduled
    If a patient gets a narcotic, ex: Morphine Sulfate, scheduled q 12 hrs but they refuse it when it is due then want it a few hours later. Is it OK to give them that narcotic when they asked or do we...
    Apr 1, '13
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  3. Documenting Tips?
    Hi everyone, Was wondering if any one has any tips for good documention or rule of "thumbs." I'm a new nurse and have been working for a few months. I notice all the other nurses have extremely...
    Jun 28, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Drama / Write Up
    I agree and one of the other nurses told me also to watch out for something being taddled or made up about me. But I'm watching my back, only trusting myself, and documenting everything. I am an...
    Jun 11, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. Drama / Write Up
    Thanks for the support. The aid is furious and won't look me in the eye, and I had to work with him again but the supervisor told us to remain professional and both of us did. We both did our job and...
    Jun 11, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  6. Drama / Write Up
    Hi, I work in LTC and before my shift I walk in every room of my patients to check they are alright and breathing. One resident in particular has been off oxygen and when I checked the resident - was...
    Jun 10, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. Demanding Patients
    Hi, I am wondering if anyone has any advice/tips on how to cope with the stress of demanding patients. I work in Long Term Care, each shift I am responsible for 20+ patients. I do the night shift,...
    Apr 20, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. Can Anyone help me??
    I took and passed my NCLEX this past January. To be honest, all I did was Kaplan QBank questions and scanned over a Kaplan course book my school provided. My exam was basically over everything I...
    Apr 13, '12
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  9. Hunting for first job...
    I understand what you mean! I've applied to a LOT of places and it hasn't been a long time since then but I guess my confidence is down since every job (or source of money earning) I've had has been...
    Feb 6, '12
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  10. Greetings from Florida...
    Thank you! I live in the central Florida area. I do not think working on-call would work for me as I have a long drive to most major hospitals. Thank you, thou. :)
    Feb 6, '12
    Forum: Introductions / Greetings
  11. Hunting for first job...
    Hi everyone, I recently passed the NCLEX in late January 2012. I am starting to apply for jobs but would like any advice others have to offer. My interests is progressive care units and critical...
    Feb 3, '12
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  12. Greetings from Florida...
    Greetings, I am Lauren and recently graduated from an ASN program then passed the NCLEX in January. I am hopeful to obtain a job soon, my interests are in the progressive care units and critical...
    Feb 3, '12
    Forum: Introductions / Greetings


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