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  1. Home Health Nursing and Child Support...HELP!
    @JustBeachyNurse thanks for letting me know that. At the end of the day you are right. I need to sit down with my CPA. Ill give him a call on Tuesday.
    Oct 12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  2. Home Health Nursing and Child Support...HELP!
    You are correct. I should have clarified. My old job would not keep me as I was now a nurse and they couldn't offer me a nursing job because I didn't have the year if experience, ironic actually...
    Oct 12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  3. Home Health Nursing and Child Support...HELP!
    For the record I am from CA I am a home health nurse that is employed as a 1099/Contractor Employee (as a recent new grad it's all I could find). My question is since my job does not reimburse me...
    Oct 12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  4. Home Health or Something
    I'm a home health nurse and a fairly new grad (graduation was a year ago come October, License was in March). I have only worked home health and I LOVE IT!!!! My last 10 weeks of school I was able to...
    Sep 21
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  5. missed visit pay
    We are paid mileage only and it is calculated from our home to their home only.
    Sep 15
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  6. Lets talk about $$$
    I'm an LVN in Los Angeles County. I'm paid $50 for successful blood withdrawal or IV start $40 for IV maintenance or PICC line flush $40 for wound care visit (wound vac only) $33 for wound...
    Sep 14
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  7. Per Diem and Availability
    I work per-diem and they schedule pt's by send you a text with the zip code of the pt and type of visit (ie. daily, bi weekly, monthly, one time etc.) It is up to you to decided if you want to take...
    Jul 15
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  8. Had a roach fall out of the cealing..
    I have only had one place I went into that had no running water but it was a disconnected garage that had been "converted" into a room/apartment. No windows, no running water...just a bed, bedside...
    Jul 15
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  9. Had a roach fall out of the cealing..
    LOL That's funny! I actually looked into getting a taser gun. I found one that will shoot up to 15 ft. Its kind of expensive but I can't really put a price tag on my life and it would make me feel...
    Jul 15
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  10. Had a roach fall out of the cealing..
    Well look at you...all smart...you were able to decipher my cryptic language and figure it out! Maybe you should work for Andriod and get that auto correct thing worked out.
    Jul 15
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  11. Had a roach fall out of the cealing..
    I'll have to check but I don't think a concealed weapon is an option in CA
    Jul 14
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  12. LPN Starting pay in your area?
    I'm in Los Angeles 1st job Mental Health/Drug Detox $23 per hour no benefits but amazing 10am-6pm schedule with no weekends 2nd job Adolescent Mental Health super crappy pay at $12 per hour...
    Jul 14
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  13. Did you work while in LPN school?
    It was hard but I worked part time/Per diem. I had Class Monday-Friday 7am-3pm I worked Thursday Friday, Saturday and Sunday 10p-6a got off at 6am and went right to class. My night job was in...
    Jul 14
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  14. Your experince while in LPN School
    I completed a 10 month program. It was brutal towards the end but overall all tolerable. The hardest part for me was not the school itself but the stresses I had to deal with while in school. I was a...
    Jul 14
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  15. New Grads: how long did it take you to find a job, or how long have you been ...
    Long Beach, CA Graduated November 2013 (LVN) Passed NCLEX 03/27/2014 Received License 04/16/2014 (went to Sacramento and picked it up) Applied to over 280 jobs Have BLS, IV Cert/Blood...
    Jul 14
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  16. If you werent a nurse, what other career would you do?
    Medical Examiner or Surgeon (plastics or emergency)
    Jul 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Had a roach fall out of the cealing..
    It makes me feel a little better to know that you'll do get used to it. My biggest worry is safety. Today I was with someone else, if I had to revisit all those places today I'm not sure I would...
    Jul 13
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  18. Had a roach fall out of the cealing..
    Today was my very first day in HH. I work for an agency that does intermittent (mostly wounds). Today was my first day and I was shadowing another nurse in the field. I'm from California and used to...
    Jul 13
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  19. Finally landed a wound care job!!!
    Why???
    Jul 11
    Forum: Wound / Ostomy / Continence Nursing
  20. How many applications are you averaging?
    Home health for a company that specializes in wound care.
    Jul 10
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  21. How many applications are you averaging?
    Finally found something....and its even doing what i wanted!
    Jul 10
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  22. Finally landed a wound care job!!!
    I graduated in November and had been applying every day for wound care jobs but was having no luck. I eventually ended up in psych which was okay but so not my calling lol. After 10 months of...
    Jul 10
    Forum: Wound / Ostomy / Continence Nursing
  23. Any LVN's in Home Care?
    16 visits is INSANE!!! I was hoping to do about 10 and would need to do that many for the pay to even be worthwhile for me. The pay is lower then what I want BUT I have tried everything to get my...
    Jul 8
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  24. Any LVN's in Home Care?
    Have an interview for a HH agency. Pay is $25 per visit no millage no gas. I still feel this low BUT it's my chance to finally get out of psych and into wound care which is what I love. My...
    Jul 8
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  25. Assistance with meal plans
    This is what I suggested but they don't want to pay for the knowledge of a RD... They want that to be another hat I wear.... But that's a different story...
    Jul 5
    Forum: Addictions Nursing


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