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  1. Why Does Everyone Hate Florida So Much??
    I just relocated to the Tampa Bay area with my family about a month ago. I am going to tell you what I think so far. Relocating is obviously a huge plunge we've taken. My motivation was to move away...
    Sep 5, '09
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  2. I hate paperwork.
    Not really a specialty, but rather I think it depends on the institution you work for.
    Sep 1, '09
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  3. Burnout
    For one thing, you are a nurse but still human first. I would say you are being a bit too hard on yourself. How about this oath, "I will do my best to care for my patients, try to squeeze in...
    Aug 1, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Employees at Health Insurance Companies Praised for Dropping Expensive Patients
    That's great to see some progress in the US healthcare system. Now hopefully people won't hesitate everytime they are asked about their health history in fear of insurance denial. Victory!
    Aug 1, '09
    Forum: Nursing News
  5. Career change advice
    Absolutely not! ADN nurses can, and do get jobs in an emergency department. It will be fine. If you are looking for more than working in a clinical setting than a BSN would be the route to go. ...
    Aug 1, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Employees at Health Insurance Companies Praised for Dropping Expensive Patients
    money talks.......
    Jul 31, '09
    Forum: Nursing News
  7. NCLEX Takers Support Thread
    I just want to wish all of the nurses who are going to be writing the NCLEX the very best. I know that it is a stressful time, just keep your eye on the prize! Study hard, and BELIEVE IN YOURSELF. ...
    Jul 31, '09
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  8. Lab Coats Next To Go?
    Perhaps if people washed their Lab coats, just as they should wash their uniforms. Instead, most people I've seen have like ONE lab coat. Also, the other day I watched a woman in scrubs sitting in...
    Jul 31, '09
    Forum: Nursing News
  9. Employees at Health Insurance Companies Praised for Dropping Expensive Patients
    I can't believe that the Preexisting condition clause was allowed to exist in the first place. What is that! "yes you have health insurance except if your already sick well then we can't help you" ...
    Jul 30, '09
    Forum: Nursing News
  10. Visa Screen Certificate / CGFNS
    I think it took about 6 weeks for me (from the time all documents were recieved).
    Jul 29, '09
    Forum: Nurse Registration
  11. Does God Make Mistakes?
    "The child must know that he is a miracle, that since the beginning of the world there hasn’t been, and until the end of the world there will not be, another child like him." Pablo Casals
    Jul 28, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Employees at Health Insurance Companies Praised for Dropping Expensive Patients
    This whole business of pre-existing conditions is a SCAM!!! Let's find ways to make people think they have coverage, then deny them. $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$ "Corporate GREED".
    Jul 28, '09
    Forum: Nursing News
  13. What the president and the ANA says about our health care "reform" UP TO DATE INFO
    You obviously have your mind made up about people in general. There is nothing I can say to you I guess to change your mind. Meanwhile, you want people to better themselves and take responsibility...
    Jul 28, '09
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  14. What the president and the ANA says about our health care "reform" UP TO DATE INFO
    This is true, is a perfect world. I guess, that means there is no excuse for anything. Nobody has any excuse for catastrophe ruining their lives. Like the thousands of people who wait in line for...
    Jul 28, '09
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  15. What the president and the ANA says about our health care "reform" UP TO DATE INFO
    I am profoundly interested in knowing how you can justify the misfortune of many Americans based on "Poor Choices". Who is to say that tomorrow you won't have a "JOB", and won't have health...
    Jul 28, '09
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  16. What the president and the ANA says about our health care "reform" UP TO DATE INFO
    Perhaps speaking as a Canadian, I can shed some light on how I feel about how our Healthcare system has worked. I have worked and lived in the US, so I know both systems quite well. I want to...
    Jul 26, '09
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  17. If healthcare reform resulted in salary caps of $40k for nurses would you stay?
    Thank you, I have been trying to get that message across too. Let's let this go already.
    Jul 26, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. If healthcare reform resulted in salary caps of $40k for nurses would you stay?
    are you making this statement because you actually believe that American nurses will be at a 40,000 salary cap? Where are you getting this information. Why are you worried about something that has...
    Jul 25, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. If healthcare reform resulted in salary caps of $40k for nurses would you stay?
    What are you talking about? Why would you begin to think that a salary cap is in the future, and would begin to take shape. For one thing, this reform is exactly what nurses need. The last thing...
    Jul 25, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Am I too shallow to be a nurse?
    Are you wanting to work in a Hospital? You'll probably not like it based on what you've said. This is no picnik. You have people who depend on you, and your all they've got. Last time i checked...
    Jun 7, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Is it safe to start out with an ADN?
    My ADN has supported my family and I just fine. Not too much difference than a BSN unless interested in Management/Administrative. Even after 14 years of experience i am unable to get a job in...
    Jun 7, '09
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  22. Do Nurses Eat Their Young?
    Your probably right. It is the mean ones that stand out. They aren't worth crying over though. I suggest you just smile, and tell them to be nice. They probably wouldn't even know what to say to that...
    Jun 7, '09
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  23. NCLEX Takers Support Thread
    One thing my mother told me my whole life, through all my struggles was that God says, "Get up and I will get up with you". Prayer will only work when you put the effort forth. I didn't...
    Apr 15, '09
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  24. Nursing shortages, Baby boomers and the immigrant nurse Part 2
    Very well put Danger S! Well i guess from reading prior posts even from different areas it seems that many nurse grads are experiencing difficulty with finding work. I am reading about this all the...
    Apr 15, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. To The New Posters On This Forum
    The only thing i can tell you is that Florida has lower than average pay scale.
    Apr 14, '09
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing


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