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  1. most gross and sad situation
    You see cases like this a lot more than you think. Here's my story, not of a child and parents, but switch it - a parent (elderly) and her son (caregiver). My first day in the ER in my last...
    Oct 17
    Forum: School Nurses
  2. Student Loans
    Hello OP, I just graduated from a BSN program 2 months ago. The general answer to your question is: Each student's case is different - one student can be completely independent and pay for...
    Oct 14
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  3. Yesterday
    But just to entertain the subject, here it goes. The title of my religion is 'Christianity' and I try in every which way to embrace the morales and beliefs that come along with it. That is, I try...
    Oct 13
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  4. Miss Manners for Nurses
    Maybe if people lifted their heads from their phones, this thing called social interaction, might actually work!
    Oct 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. October 2014 Caption Contest: Win $100!
    Wow, with all that sputum, you could pass as Slimer from Ghost Busters.
    Oct 5
    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  6. Anyone ever said something completely dumb because they were really nervous?
    Ironnically, that is what my professor told me afterwards. But it was still a growing moment for me!
    Sep 23
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Why does this man's personality change instantly
    You sound like you are having a difficult time with this patient. As many others have said before, perhaps you are not a right fit for this position and/or you need to educate yourself about these...
    Sep 23
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. best i quit or fired story
    Lol, one of my co-workers at the time had said something along the same lines.
    Sep 23
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. best i quit or fired story
    In a non-nursing job of mine, a girl did not show up for her shift. She did not even call in! My manager was frantic because we already were short staffed. He left several messages, but never...
    Sep 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Anyone ever said something completely dumb because they were really nervous?
    During my third semester at nursing school, I was handing out medications with my preceptor and I was suppose to name the medication, what it was for, and the side effects of each medication to the...
    Sep 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. If you accept a job, stay at least a year
    Everyone has an opinion but I must say, from my own experience and from what I have heard from family members and friends who come from all sorts of job backgrounds, such as engineering, people leave...
    Sep 15
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  12. You aren't imagining this . . . "RNs Are Delaying Retirement. . . "
    Agreed. Those threads are....:no:
    Jul 30
    Forum: Nursing News
  13. You aren't imagining this . . . "RNs Are Delaying Retirement. . . "
    Really? Someone actually made a thread like that. One word...."Wow". :no:
    Jul 26
    Forum: Nursing News
  14. Full Moon Friday the 13th
    Everyone run for the hills, the crazies are going to come out tomorrow night. OoOoOoo.:cheeky:
    Jun 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. BS or BSN
    I totally was expecting this thread to be something else...Lol I read the title as "Bull----(you fill in the rest)" or BSN...Lol! Considering all the threads that have popped as of late about...
    Jun 11
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  16. Hand Held Device Requirement for Clinical
    I would go no higher than $300, I bought a Samsung Galaxy Tab 3, 10.1 for that price and it works fantastically. I never use it while I am at clinical though(never have time to, lol!). Maybe on...
    Jun 7
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. Woman sues hospital after med records posted on FaceBook
    This act makes me feel disgusted. Shame on those supposed professionals who shared this critically private information with the public. Further shame on those who judged the woman without knowing...
    Jun 6
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  18. Anti-Intellectualism in Nursing
    Ah...that movie will always be near and dear to my heart. My favorite line... "Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die." Off subject, I know, but I could not...
    Jun 4
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  19. Nasty nurses
    Communication is key to a situation like this. If there are issues that you are concerned about, then approach her like a professional and get her side of things. That is what they drilled us to do...
    Jun 4
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  20. June 2014 Caption Contest: Win $100!
    This gives a whole new meaning to diplopia.
    Jun 2
    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  21. Issues with a Clinical Instructor
    Have you approached him one and one? Maybe set up an appointment with him and sit down and tell him about your struggles and what you need clarified. If you already attempted that and it is...
    Jun 1
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  22. A nurse who doesn't breastfeed
    http://apps.who.int/iris/bitstream/10665/79198/1/9789241505307_eng.pdf Just posting for informative reasons, nothing more! A piece recommended by a preceptor of mine while I did my OB clinicals...
    Jun 1
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  23. Anti-Intellectualism in Nursing
    I think every BSN(or any nursing degree for that matter) needs a course in professionalism, because boy, have I seen some unprofessional people, including those who are suppose to be BSNs (or...
    May 30
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  24. Need advice...
    Thank you!
    May 4
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  25. Horrible Clinical Instructor!! WHAT SHOULD I DO?
    Take a deep breath. It's just an evaluation! Take both the good and the bad from it and learn to do better in the future and know your teacher is not out to get you, she is just stating what needs...
    May 4
    Forum: General Nursing Student


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