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  1. Anyone else think HIPAA rules are getting out of hand?
    It's a control issue with alot of flunkies in medical records who think they have the power to decide who can have copies of medical records even though they have the release right in from them from...
    Oct 24, '12
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  2. Utah RN pay, Salt Lake City area
    BSNS and ADNS make the same amount of money in hospitals, clinics, etc. unless the BSN goes into management. The only places I know of where your BSN can get you more money is with VA, Military and...
    Jul 28, '12
    Forum: Utah Nursing
  3. Strep - Call in or go anyways?
    If you work in the NICU PLEASE STAY HOME!!! Those poor little preemies don't need any more problems to deal with. I just got over a bout of bronchitis because a co-worker came to work sick because...
    May 30, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Hooters as Job History...Could this hurt my chances of getting a job?
    There are alot of nursing students who work as waitresses, cocktail waitresses, bartenders and have lots of customer service experience which really helps when you are at the bedside. As far as...
    Jan 22, '11
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  5. Is Med Surg hard?? New grad. starting soon- not looking forward to 12 hours!
    Med/Surg is definitely not a piece of cake but it is a great place to start out after nursing school. I did a year of med/surg after I graduated and I did learn a great deal which has helped me...
    May 30, '10
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  6. Seeing loved ones before death?
    Well Intern since you're such an expert on hallucinations, please do enlighten us if by chance YOU see a loved one coming for you when you pass on!!:rolleyes:
    May 23, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Doctor Removes Wrong Fetus, loses license
    Although I'm not Mormon (LDS) I 'm soooo glad I live in Utah where life is respected. Just because abortion is the law of the land doesn't make it right and will never make it right. In this case...
    Apr 23, '10
    Forum: Nursing News
  8. A Letter to Hollywood: Nurses Are Not Handmaidens
    Please forward this letter to every network on television especially the ones that have soap operas, and every movie studio you can find. This is an excellent article and it's about time nursing is...
    Apr 3, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Problem with Fundamentals of Nursing
    The best thing to do is if you have a syllabus answer all the questions on your syllabus and use the textbook study guide otherwise you're going to really get overwhelmed. The instructors probably...
    Apr 2, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. Do  you identify yourself as a nurse when you or your family are a patient?
    I would imagine that if you are being admitted for inpatient or outpatient care, the admissions papers would have your occupation listed on them so there's no way around hiding the fact you are a...
    Mar 4, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Everest
    Is their Nursing Program NLN Accredited?
    Nov 14, '09
    Forum: Arizona Nursing
  12. Native American Reservation nursing
    Most nursing agencies pay for housing if you are a traveler working in IHS facilities. If you get hired by IHS I understand that some of the hospitals do provide housing for you.
    Aug 26, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Indian Reservation Nursing
    Check out the Indian Health Services website. I worked in Gallup, NM for 12 weeks at the USPH Gallup Indian Medical Center as an agency nurse which is right in the heart of the Navajo Nation and...
    May 16, '09
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  14. TMCC Program
    Oh Wow; I'm also a graduate of TMCC. Graduated 1993. They have an excellent reputation and very tough nursing program with 100% passing on the Nevada State Boards. TMCC Nursing Alumni please PM...
    Apr 27, '09
    Forum: Nevada Nursing
  15. Kind of bummed...My 4.0 is ruined
    Ahhh Nursing School, such wonderful memories. You haven't lived or died til you have gone through nursing school, taken boards, etc.. Trust me, by the time you reach the end, you will be hoping and...
    Mar 27, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  16. Gastric Banding to treat Type II Diabetes
    Someone please pass this information on to the health insurances. Alot of them don't cover these procedures because they feel it's cosmetic.
    Feb 25, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. NCLEX is in my past
    YEAAAA CONGRATS!!!! :nuke:
    Feb 12, '09
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  18. Medical termination of pregnancy.
    No therapeutic abortions are performed in any Catholic Hospitals that I know of. I don't think they even sell contraception in Catholic Hospitals either. Here in Utah where I live abortions are not...
    Feb 2, '09
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  19. A new phone prank
    Sounds like someone has a great deal of time on their hands.
    Jan 17, '09
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  20. Hospital throws out stillborn baby in the trash
    Well what can you expect when the life of the unborn has has no more meaning than a "blood clot" or "piece of tissue". This is what Planned Parenthood told my daughter when she was about ready to...
    Jan 6, '09
    Forum: Nursing News
  21. Can an Employer Penalize You For Calling-In Due to Illness ?
    You DO NOT HAVE TO SIGN ANYTHING that you disagree with and don't ever let them bully you into signing. Your kids come first and if they are sick and you need to stay home with them for that day...
    Jan 2, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. My 9 year old patient was raped and required surgery
    Because I'm a health care coordinator for kids in foster care, I deal with this on a daily basis. Just do what you have been doing and be there for her. Kids have really bad trust issues after...
    Dec 23, '08
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  23. Native American Reservation nursing
    I worked at USPHS Gallup Indian Medical Center which is in Navajo Nation for 3 months as a traveler in their outpatient OB Clinic and really loved it. The Navajos are great to work with and the...
    Dec 21, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. is it bad if i dont go to the christmas party tonight?
    I'm with you on this one too. I don't like to socialize with people I work with after hours either. At our place the nurses on the health care team get together for a nice pot luck and gift exchange...
    Dec 13, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Do You Like, Love or Dislike Your current job?
    Love my job!!!
    Dec 13, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion