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  1. Interview at hospital for PCT position, but no experience
    I started out as a pct in a hospital. I had no experience. Of course, my mom was and still is one of their best RNs. Most of my coworkers had no experience when they started. They train you. It's...
    Nov 9, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  2. If YOU were the patient, would you feel comfortable...
    A few years ago, I visited my sister in L&D after the birth of her daughter. She was in the exact same room I had been in 3 years earlier when I had my son. Her 2 year old daughter was playing on the...
    Jul 13, '11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. What to you think of UAP's representing themselves as RN's?
    I agree with the op. It is wrong to call yourself a nurse if you aren't one.
    Jun 9, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. I got the labor and delivery job!!!
    May 12, '11
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  5. what color is your ink?
    Red to check off orders.
    May 2, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Oh no they didn't...uniform changes in florida
    That's very sad. The uniforms they usually want you to wear are so uncomfortable and don't fit! When I wear ill fitting clothing I feel so stupid and am less productive because I am thinking about...
    Feb 3, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. facebook "stalking" as a nurse?
    I had a patient a few years ago who somehow knew what city I lived in. He told every nurse and aide that walked in his room what city they lived in too! I also had a psych patient who somehow knew I...
    Jan 12, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Clinic nurses: If 1 million people join this group....
    :heartbeatGreat idea! Good luck to ya!:heartbeat
    Jan 12, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. worst death you've seen
    Before the death of my niece, I was in the room with a family when their 45 year old mother died of cancer. One of her 19 year old twin sons had left the floor to smoke and the other twin met him in...
    Jan 5, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. worst death you've seen
    I have seen many deaths. The worst was when my 2 year old niece died in 2009. My mother (who is also a nurse) and I washed and combed her hair afterward. I'll never forget my sister begging us to do...
    Jan 5, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Things colleagues have taught me NOT to do...
    Don't take your shoes and socks off to shower a patient (so you don't get your new shoes wet). Nasty.
    Dec 30, '10
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  12. Some people should just stay quiet!!!
    The daughter's comments were rude and have every right to be offended. Why is everyone else being so rude about it too? :devil:
    Nov 24, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. when do you tell your pregnant? and shingles question
    You don't catch shingles. You can catch chicken pox if you have never had them before. Some physicians will say there's a risk to your fetus others say there is NO risk. Usually we don't let pregnant...
    Nov 12, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. HESI Exit Exam Question
    My school requires 850 to pass. I got 1059. I didn't study at all. Just use your critical thinking skills.:)
    Nov 9, '10
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  15. LPN students have to give bed baths to classmates?!
    1) This is not about YOU. 2) The comments you made were uncalled for. 3) There is absolutely NO reason a nursing student should be forced to undress and be touched by a classmate. :mad:
    Nov 8, '10
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  16. LPN students have to give bed baths to classmates?!
    You are by far the most inconsiderate poster on here! I feel sorry for your patients! :crying2:
    Nov 8, '10
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  17. LPN students have to give bed baths to classmates?!
    Well put! :yeah:
    Nov 8, '10
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  18. YIPEEEEEE   I AM AN LPN - Again
    Nov 10, '09
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  19. Who's Getting a Flu Shot?
    I got both on 10/20 for free at the hospital I work at. My son has been sick since 10/17 and is going to the doctor this afternoon. They think he has swine flu. He turns 6 this month and has been...
    Oct 22, '09
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  20. learn to say it correctly!!
    If I hear one more person say cousint instead of COUSIN......:barf02:
    Oct 20, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Drawing blood/phlebotomy tips and tricks
    The inside wrist veins almost always work for me! They terrified me at first but I have never had any problems using them. I have seen people stick patients between the fingers! I feel so bad for...
    Oct 15, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. Bohecker Cincinnati Schedule
    My aunt is in the evening lpn program in Ravenna. She does Mon-Thurs and Saturday clinicals I think 7am-4 or 5 pm.
    Sep 18, '09
    Forum: Ohio Nursing
  23. Bohecker Accreditation
    I keep seeing the same things on here. I know someone who got their LPN at Bohecker and had trouble finding a job for a while but finally found a part time job at a nursing home.
    Sep 18, '09
    Forum: Ohio Nursing
  24. anyone going baby friendly??
    What's so great about breastfeeding? My children were born less than a year apart. I bottle fed my 1st kid because he was born early and had to eat EXTRA calorie formula.The hospital tried to help me...
    Sep 18, '09
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  25. LPN Student with offer to work as PRN
    I work at a hospital. I work PRN which means I work when I can when they need the help. Med Surg at our hospital is the floor where surgery patients are taken care of pre and post-op. I wouldn't...
    Sep 14, '09
    Forum: Ohio Nursing