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  1. adult tele rn to picu?
    I went from tele to PICU and will NEVER go back to adults again. It's a whole new world but I've been in PICU for 6 years and love it. Good Luck to you :)
    Mar 3, '12
    Forum: PICU Nursing / Pediatric
  2. Student caught stealing....
    I know she will not be admitted to another nursing program, she's been humiliated in front of her peers and family and has to deal with the shame I'm certain she is feeling. I think she has been...
    Mar 3, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Student caught stealing....
    You do not know that she didn't take the money for the fun of it. You really don't know much about the situation at all. I am offended by your question of her background and ethnicity. As if I'd...
    Mar 3, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Student caught stealing....
    She was 26. Old enough to know better.
    Mar 3, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. arterial securement device
    Stat locks for PICCs and Foley's. Art. lines sutured and taped. Not thinking I'd like stat locks for art lines. Let us know how it works for you.
    May 14, '11
    Forum: PICU Nursing / Pediatric
  6. VP shunt...yikes
    Thanks for the update. It's truely unbelievable that he is functioning so well. I'm still trying to wrap MY brain around the fact that his is "sloshing" I do hope he has a positive outcome and that...
    Jan 21, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. VP shunt...yikes
    I agree with all of the above posters. I've never heard of this. I'll ask our Neuro surg. what he thinks but am curious as to what happened to your patient. Please give an update :)
    Jan 19, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Student caught stealing....
    Just a quick update... As of December 23, 2010 the student was found guilty of theft under $1500.00. She's been ordered by the Department of Justice to pay $35.00 in court costs and $94.00 in...
    Jan 3, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. What's the weirdest name you've heard a patient name her baby?
    Guess I Should have checked snopes before posting...what a NICE discussion this is!
    Dec 27, '10
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  10. Student caught stealing....
    I'm not sure if anyone is still following this but here's an update. I gave the student one week to try to make things right. I gave her the opportunity to contact me, she chose not to. The dean...
    Dec 18, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Grad School Roll Call for Spring 11
    1. Name your school Drexel Online 2. Degree you will be working on (including specialty) MSN Education 3. whether you will be working full time, part time, or not working at all
    Dec 18, '10
    Forum: Post Graduate Nursing Student: MSN/DNP/DNSc/PhD
  12. I passed my first semester of BSN school!
    Don't stress over the math. Statistics is just reading comprehension. Figure out what they are asking and apply the formula. That's what my math minded brother told me and it helped! Hope it...
    Dec 14, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. What does your username mean?
    My mothers favorite doll was Raggeddy Ann and she's why I went into nursing. My first year nursing I felt pretty beat up...let's just say cardiac step-down was NOT for me. RaggedyRN is a play on...
    Dec 14, '10
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  14. Student caught stealing....
    Thanks!
    Dec 14, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Student caught stealing....
    Me :)
    Dec 14, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Student caught stealing....
    This exactly. I'd like to know why, but am hesitant to call her myself because now I am angry. She told security she would call me and has not :( The dean left a voice mail for her last Thursday...
    Dec 14, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Student caught stealing....
    Yes I'm still reading the opinions. I take issue with the poster who questioned my professionalism for coming to a gossipy site like this for opinions. I came here looking for support which I have...
    Dec 12, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Student caught stealing....
    As soon as the security oficer had a confession he called the housekeeper and apologized profusely. The first thing I did, after seeing the tapes and suspecting the student , was return to the floor...
    Dec 11, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Student caught stealing....
    Thanks for the replies! Seems to be almost unanamous. Only one person suggested talking to her. I was leaving it up to the Dean to tell her about the expulsion. I was also waiting to see if the...
    Dec 11, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Student caught stealing....
    I noticed $20.00 missing from my wallet last week. This Thursday I owed money to a co-worker (She makes American Girl Doll clothes) and there was a book fair at work. On Thursday morning I stopped...
    Dec 11, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Student caught stealing....
    Would you press criminal charges if one of your students took money from your wallet? The student has been expelled from the program but has not returned the money If I press charges theres a chance...
    Dec 11, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. Student caught stealing
    Would you press criminal charges if one of your students took money from your wallet? The student has been expelled from the program but has not returned the money :mad: If I press charges theres a...
    Dec 10, '10
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  23. Trauma Resources
    I am on the education committee on my Unit and am interested in aquiring trauma resources. We are looking for DVD's, Videos, and books pertaining to pediatric trauma. If anyone has any information...
    May 6, '09
    Forum: PICU Nursing / Pediatric
  24. PICU Education
    Indiana University has a very thorough Pediatric Critical Care course on-line. All experienced nurses orienting to our unit have to complete the didactic portion of the class before they come off...
    Dec 20, '08
    Forum: PICU Nursing / Pediatric
  25. Peds CCRN
    OK...I'm ready to begin studying for the CCRN. Any suggestions for study guides? I have purchased The Core Curriculum 2nd edition but have yet to begin studying. Anyone use the AACN's DVD's or...
    Apr 7, '08
    Forum: PICU Nursing / Pediatric


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