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  1. Are online ANP degrees destroying our credibility?
    For some people, online education is the ONLY way they can achieve their dreams.
    Feb 20, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  2. Are shy and quiet people not allowed to be nurses?
    I would suggest you PROVE HER WRONG! I was quiet and shy too and I have been a nurse for nearly 6 years. I hate when people crush the dreams of others. Don't let her do that to you!!!
    Dec 9, '11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. I love my ambulence runs!
    really? smh! :uhoh3:
    Dec 9, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Specializing as a fresh nurse?
    I heard the same thing 6 years ago when I graduated. Some of my classmates specialized right away. I chose to start in MS because I didn't feel I was ready to specialize. It also allowed me the...
    Dec 9, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. bariatric nursing a good job?
    I have worked on a bariatric floor. The surgeon was EXCELLENT with his patients AND his nurses. We got a lot of extra training to be able to provide adequate care for these patients. I don't think it...
    Dec 7, '11
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  6. I love it ALL
    I will have to kindly disagree with you here. I am a Registered Nurse Specialist for a prison in Florida. Some days I have an easy job....but most...it's crazy (pardon the pun). I am relied on a lot...
    Dec 5, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. swabbing off iv ports or saline locks before hooking up fluids
    To say the least. :confused:
    Nov 28, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Do any of the nurses here working 40 hr weeks and going to school, have children?
    No kids here. Not sure how people manage that. I can imagine it is extremely difficult!!
    Nov 28, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Oncology RN Forced to Resign
    You will be reported. The board will contact you then have you give your version of what happened. Once they have that they will do a thorough investigation and will even contact former employers. ...
    Nov 23, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. New student..what should i do?
    By the time I finish my doctorate I still will not have paid $80K! That's nuts! Go the longer route. So you will be in school 2 years longer...but you will have MUCH less debt!!!!
    Nov 23, '11
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  11. self mutilating patients
    You cannot figure these people out. I work in a prison and see this kind of stuff on a daily basis. As a nurse, it is my job to provide the best medical care to them, regardless of their crime or...
    Nov 17, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Just Thinking About Leaving Nursing...
    Although I have never felt the way you do, I understand what you're saying. I think I was born to be a nurse. I say further your education and maybe get into a management position. I did bedside...
    Nov 17, '11
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  13. Should I get my ADN or BSN based on my life goals?
    Employers are starting want to hire more and more BSN's. I would go straight for the BSN. I am working on mine now and WISH that I had gone into a 4 year program from the start.
    Nov 8, '11
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  14. DEPRESSED New grad. What are we suppose to do?
    Nursing hasn't always been like this though. I graduated in 2005 and had a job 3 months before even graduating.
    Nov 8, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Travel company nurse
    He sounds sheisty! I'd go back to the other company!
    Nov 8, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. DEPRESSED New grad. What are we suppose to do?
    Along the same post as above---have you tried prisons or jails? Are there any around you? It isn't a glorius job all the time but it IS experience and income. Good luck!
    Nov 8, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Back Pain.....Taking my life away
    My chiropractor charges $25 per visit if you pay cash. That's less than what my copay is. He is amazing and really works wonders for me! I've never injured myself but go routinely just for good...
    Nov 8, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. DEPRESSED New grad. What are we suppose to do?
    I feel so bad for you sweetie :( Just try to keep your chin up and stay focused. Something will open up for you! Hang in there :heartbeat
    Nov 8, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. About covering letter & Resumee!
    Try this site. You really should research it for yourself. http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/6/
    Nov 8, '11
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  20. About covering letter & Resumee!
    There is an overwhelming amount of information on this if you just Google it. By the way, it is spelled resume (résumé) and cover letter. Good luck!
    Nov 8, '11
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  21. Need help finding Nursing Ethical Dilemma articles
    I'm in a BSN program and spend roughly 10-15 hours researching articles for EACH assignment. Use your school's library and other resources on the internet. I work too hard to share :) Good luck!
    Nov 8, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  22. Seems a bit excessive to me....
    That happened here in Florida with an LPN and now DOC nursing staff (I am an RN) cannot get ANY overtime. We are short handed and they are paying more for agency nurses than they would pay for their...
    Oct 28, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. I hate being a nurse
    Don't give up. Get your Masters and get out of the "back breaking" aspect of nursing. You don't want to regret getting out of nursing...there are bigger better things out there for ya!
    Oct 26, '11
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  24. What is the fate of the new graduate RN?
    those would be spelled "you're" :rolleyes: she was responding to your original post. whether she is a nursing student or a nurse does not matter. afterall, allnurses.com is a "nurse and...
    Sep 30, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Possible termination for HIPAA violations
    So when do you find out??????
    Sep 23, '11
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges


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