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  1. Genworth anyone work here
    I was just wondering if anyone works or has worked for this company??
    Jan 24, '13
    Forum: Virginia Nursing
  2. Tattoos in healthcare
    Well to each his own but I love them I have 5. Two on my wrist that no one has notice yet (4 months and counting) because of the watch and bracelet I always wear. My tatts mean things to ME I am a...
    Jan 23, '13
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  3. LPN pay and jobs in NYC
    Im thinking of relocating to NYC and wanted to get some feedback on what the LPN Job market is like there and the pay. I'm not a new LPN or new to healthcare. Any help would be appreciated!! Thanks...
    Oct 4, '12
    Forum: New York Nursing
  4. Has anyone ever worked for ->A TO Z HR SERVICES PVT.LTD
    I'm looking to work overseas and I am trying to research some companies. I have a few friends already working overseas but they are in non-related fields and I came across this company but I have...
    Feb 7, '12
    Forum: International Nursing
  5. Best one sentence handoff report
    "Look at me how do you think it went! My hair was straight, combed, my clothes were clean, oh and I I'm glad I did stop to urinate BEFORE I came here. They're sleep, fed, breathing and pain free have...
    Dec 9, '11
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  6. Entrepreneurs in teaching???
    Hi everyone!! I just started a new position as the adon in assisted living and I'm loving the challenges and opportunities so far. Some of my duties are to train the staff who want to be mediation...
    Nov 13, '11
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  7. Positive TB Skin Test
    Not medical advice my experience is what I'm sharing. I had something similar this year. I have never been positive on a ppd but I've had a lot over the years bc some facilities here won't use...
    Oct 7, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Think I committed career suicide...
    Have u gone to the NC forum to see if anyone can help? I don't know where u are but here in VA u can take the iv classes and you can look into taking the class online to see if that will help you....
    Oct 5, '11
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  9. A co-worker peeve- VENT!
    Because it is what is best for them and they get to say they did have the meetings you just didn't show when they find something wrong even when it wasn't covered of course
    Oct 5, '11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. How Old Are You?
    28 years old can't wait to see 60
    Oct 4, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Behaviors you've learned to lose when at work.
    Be overly honest! I feel like if it doesn't make sense then it doesn't make sense. Oh and if you ask me to do the impossible and you ask if I can do it ummm I'm gonna say no or not now or not today ...
    Oct 4, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. My patient an addict or does he actually need it?
    Psych consult for the xanax if you feel like that is not managing the issue in ltc u usually have that standing order. But if not notified the md of your concerns and let him/her know that u have a...
    Oct 3, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Nursemates for FLAT feet
    I've never tried this brand but I have flat feet n I pronate. Needless to say I can go through shoes like no bodies business and I love timberland hiking boots. The style I use is Men's Chocorua...
    Oct 1, '11
    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  14. Richmond PACE program
    Thanks :)
    Sep 30, '11
    Forum: Virginia Nursing
  15. Lets get a current salary thread going for 09/10
    47000 salary no weekends day shift 7-4p m-f. took a pay cut for it though but if I have to come in and work about 32/hr for those hrs (time and a half) needles to say I don't work OT much. Was making...
    Sep 29, '11
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  16. LPN in NYC Make how much?
    But don't forget the cost of living there. I know when I was looking to move there I found great paying jobs but the rent was outrageous in some areas then there were places similar to what I pay...
    Sep 24, '11
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  17. Nurse advocacy (Rant)
    FYI for those who wanted an update I got the job put in my two weeks I'm so pumped!!
    Sep 22, '11
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  18. brookdale senior living in VA
    Hi guys! I was wondering if anyone in VA had any experience with brookdale senior living company or imperial plaza? I've seen other posts but it seems like all the responses are coming from people...
    Sep 22, '11
    Forum: Virginia Nursing
  19. ? about resident throwing self OOB
    document behaviors, psych consult, notify MD, low bed, and floor mats. i had a resident like this and i told the um and don and they had to just tell him that a fall is any UNINTENTIONAL change of...
    Sep 15, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Wedding vs. Nursing Schedule
    but when it comes to vac time i take what i want when i want but i do give notice ahead so im first in line. like now i have my vac for jan and may in and approved because i was first in line
    Sep 15, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Wedding vs. Nursing Schedule
    i kinda skimmed through this kinda long so sorry if this is not that helpful, but if you and your friends wedding is next year put the request in now. then six months from the first date remind your...
    Sep 15, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. Are you an organ donor?
    yup when i'm gone i dont need them might as well keep doing what i've been doing and help someone else feel better:hug:
    Sep 11, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Nursing and tattoos
    i happen to love tattoos! i dont care if when i get older and start to wrinkle they look like raisins. shoot the way things are looking i might not even remember what they were supposed to be anyway...
    Sep 11, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. What's the nicest thing a patient has done for you?
    when my dad passed from CA in May I was really upset not only bc of his passing but I was supposed to get married this aug. >:( ( thanks to Irene the hurricane it was a no go) and he would not be...
    Sep 11, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. 75 Questions on NCLEX, pass or fail?
    VA it is 85 questions... thought I had failed when it shut off at 85 but I didnt
    Sep 11, '11
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum

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