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  1. Duplicate skills list in resume
    New grads are encouraged to include skills lists on resumes primarily to fill space. Secondarily, they help clarify skills mastered by the candidate, since nursing education programs and clinical...
    Mar 17
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  2. Can a LPN delegate to RN?
    If not for delegation, you would you propose she accomplish tasks that are beyond her scope of practice ? Are you concerned that the position should not be held by a LPN?
    Mar 13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. That's a new request...
    You do understand that school children singing in your hallways pose as much of a lice threat to your residents as the man on the moon. Cuddling in bed with their grandchildren is far more risky...
    Mar 8
    Forum: School Nurses
  4. HIPAA
    I believe there are 2 separate issues to consider here: 1. A probable HIPAA violation, and 2. The unauthorized release of test results. You may be able to convince HR that you asked and gave...
    Feb 12
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  5. Baby Friendly Question
    I second rnkaytee's concern that making the security tags easily removable defeats their purpose. It would also leave the hospital with an awful lot of explaining to do if an infant was removed from...
    Feb 5
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  6. Temperatures
    An individual with a compromised immune system may not be able to mount a febrile response to illness, but I suspect that if this student had an immune disorder, you would probably already know that....
    Feb 5
    Forum: School Nurses
  7. Who is responsible in this situation?
    I am sorry for your loss. Have you been able to determine that exposure to this medication caused the termination of your pregnancy? Have other possible causes of miscarriage been ruled out?
    Feb 4
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  8. PRN hours decreased because of the ACA
    Obama unilaterally delayed the enforcement of the employer mandate for this year. It should have gone into effect on Jan. 1, but now will be delayed until after the midterm elections in November. ...
    Feb 4
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  9. PRN hours decreased because of the ACA
    Nice try, Sam. My name isn't Charlie, and you're doing a lousy job of representing my thoughts and beliefs. How about you stick to what you know rather than assigning motivation to my posts. ...
    Feb 4
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  10. Baby Friendly- getting a tad over the top
    Actually, I would respectfully disagree with this statement. This assumes that the only 2 alternatives in infant feeding are human milk and infant formula. While I believe most would agree that...
    Feb 3
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  11. Baby Friendly- getting a tad over the top
    Nothing, LilyRoseCNM. Nothing at all. I am a nurse of 27 years. Early in my career, I had the privilege of studying under 2 world-renowned breastfeeding experts. Their training has guided my practice...
    Feb 3
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  12. Is anyone else losing spouse coverage?
    We frequently hear vehement criticism from posters here that Wal-Mart and other entry-level employers are unfairly forcing taxpayers to subsidize their employees wages and/or benefits with welfare,...
    Feb 3
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  13. Baby Friendly- getting a tad over the top
    You stated in a previous post that educating parents on the benefits of BF is not enough, that the risks of formula must be presented also. The research based, scholarly resources I have found focus...
    Feb 1
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  14. Baby Friendly- getting a tad over the top
    Anything you can share with us?
    Jan 31
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  15. Baby Friendly- getting a tad over the top
    How do you know that any family's decision to use formula is an uneducated one? How do you assess parents' knowledge of the risks versus benefits of formula use before providing teaching and...
    Jan 31
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  16. Baby Friendly- getting a tad over the top
    [QUOTE=IrishIzRN;7726797]All you want to do is list the risks just like you list the risks with medications or surgery. You do not talk about them being a bad mom or negligent or anything like that....
    Jan 30
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  17. Baby Friendly- getting a tad over the top
    Please give an example of a counseling session with new parents and how you educate them on the dangers of formula use.
    Jan 30
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  18. Coombs' test
    Please research this in your maternity textbook and let us know what you find. We don't do homework for students, and if you rely on information posted by strangers, you may regret it,
    Jan 28
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  19. Pt's FB pictures of me
    If observing one's own photo placed without consent by someone else on a non-protected public website amounts to a violation of "someone else's" privacy and federal law, then our society, healthcare...
    Jan 28
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  20. Passports & Hiring Dilemma
    Your future employer's hands are tied. Federal law establishes acceptable means of determining a potential employee's eligibility to work. Your employer must comply with those regulations and can't...
    Jan 28
    Forum: Advice on Immigration
  21. PRN hours decreased because of the ACA
    herring, I believe you mis-understood my post. I realize that health insurance (originally intended for unforseeable and catastrophic costs) pre dates WWII. EMPLOYER PROVIDED health coverage came...
    Jan 22
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  22. PRN hours decreased because of the ACA
    Interesting concept, but requiring employees to shop for their own plans, even with employer money does not meet Obamacare compliance.
    Jan 22
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  23. PRN hours decreased because of the ACA
    jadelpn, I applaud your creative thinking, but most of your suggestions are in violation of Obamacare. I encourage you to Google employer compliance and familiarize yourself with the mind blowing...
    Jan 22
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  24. PRN hours decreased because of the ACA
    Wow! The inaccuracy of your assumptions is simply astounding. I would love to engage in an intelligent and thoughtful discussion of the ramifications of Obamacare, but you apparently are more...
    Jan 20
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  25. PRN hours decreased because of the ACA
    I'm not debating unions Brandon: they are irreleant to this conversation. I won't be dragged off topic, but if you'd like to discuss them, there are plenty of other threads. I encourage you to...
    Jan 20
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics


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