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  1. Three months to kill before Nursing School... what to do
    If you want to invest in making your first semester easier- go ahead and make flashcards as you want for the drugs you are about to learn. That is probably my weakest part of my academic career as a...
    Mar 14, '14
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  2. Should nurses perform outside scope of practice during emergency situations?
    I don't think you will find a lot of information specifically with intubation though it is a true legal and ethical problem. I recommend looking at nurses performing outside of scope in general...
    Feb 4, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  3. Win CASH! 12th Nursing Caption Contest - $100
    How about Thanksgiving lasting a month? Then I'd get time and a half and vacation!
    Nov 19, '12
    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  4. Win CASH! 12th Nursing Caption Contest - $100
    the beginnning of small pox
    Nov 19, '12
    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  5. What to do about refusing Dr. orders?
    I am still a nursing student but even I know that the doctor's first degree means very little in their scope of practice so that's not really a good arguement in their favor. I've taken pre-med...
    Nov 19, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Did I just get thrown under the bus? Or I'm a bad nurse?
    Oh goodness. I am still a nursing student but I worked at a LTC facility for a good hard while with plenty of experience in watching the new nurses get "thrown under the bus" by nurses who "eat"...
    Nov 7, '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  7. Is your workplace haunted?
    Ha! I am not a big believer in ghost stories, but that doesn't mean I'll say that they don't happen. I haven't been haunted or anything like that, but the LTC facility I used to work at was famous...
    Nov 2, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Thank You Man!
    This is a video to inspire and thank the nursing male students for going into nursing. Not sure if nursing is a good fit for you? Please, watch the video and consider what these supermen have to...
    Sep 16, '12
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  9. I love you boss ... BUT!!...
    Personal vent: A friend was working a double and asked to stay for a triple so that another worker wouldn't be paid overtime. Ridiculous! She said no and I covered the shift; I got paid the...
    Sep 15, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Did I deserve this?
    Pretty sure that if you are "trained" to be the urine-collecting nurse who is in charge of deciding whether or not the co-worker is going to get compensation for an incident, then you are liable for...
    Sep 15, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Death- your experiences
    I wouldn't say I am comfortable with death. I work in a nursing home and we have hospice patients who pass every few weeks because our company is very close partners with a hospice company. The...
    Sep 15, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. does anyone regret this career?
    Highly recommend home health care. I worked in a nursing home for almost 2 years and was dying, not because of the patients or even my fellow nurses/cna/co-workers. It was the ridculous management! I...
    Sep 3, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Nursing Mandatory Continuing Education Research Survey
    I would recommend putting this in the Nurses tab then since most of the "students" on this area of allnurses are going to be those going for their BSN. Just a recommendation.
    Sep 3, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Please quit wasting my time: Interview Advice from Hiring Manager
    I had the same problem with the CNA job I worked at for a full year. I stuck it through primarily so my resume wouldn't look as if I had no loyalty; and the job loved me for it because I actually...
    Aug 30, '12
    Forum: Nursing Interview Help
  15. Can someone "dumb down" what Obamacare really means?
    I don't usually post on political areas of nursing but I did want to give you the website where the Affordable Care Act is pretty striaght-forward, just in case you weren't aware of it. Read the...
    Aug 19, '12
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics

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