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  1. UA/drug test failed
    That is crazy. really hoping you can get this fixed. Smart move getting an independant lab to test. I wonder if any foods/supplements could cause this to happen?
    Nov 18
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Concerned
    Do you have an RX for your Fioricet? I would imagine that would make it ok.....
    Nov 18
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. "I need to eat, I'm a diabetic!"
    Meanie. LOL!
    Nov 14
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. How can an experienced RN break into Research Nursing?
    Look for academic medical centers and private research groups like Covance.
    Nov 14
    Forum: Research Nursing
  5. Is this the right career choice?
    90k for anything less than an MBA is insanity.
    Nov 14
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  6. How can an experienced RN break into Research Nursing?
    Just keep applying and try to network. At some point you may get lucky like I did. Sell yourself if you get an interview. Attention to detail and computer skills are desired.
    Nov 14
    Forum: Research Nursing
  7. Just to express the unexpressed
    And nothing says you cannot move to be close to your family. You may not get the ideal job, but I am sure you can find one eventually if you work at it.
    Nov 14
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  8. Rejected..No Facebook?!!
    I would have just said "sure, I am going to get one" and done what I wanted. You are depressed. 55 is not that old! There are jobs to be had. Sitting around all day in sweats with the girls...
    Nov 14
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  9. Over qualified??
    You just need to leave a bunch of that stuff off. Managers do not like to hire people more qualified for a few reasons: 1. feel threatened (you might want their job) 2. feel you will jump ship...
    Nov 13
    Forum: Nursing Job Search Assistance
  10. Nursing salary not that useful to pay back loans?!
    It also depends on where you will love. Pay rates vary quite a lot. New grad jobs are very hard to find. If you already have a lot of school debt and are talking about adding another 40k or...
    Nov 13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  11. Dating a former patient
    I didn't read all these replies, but here goes: Don't do it! Dating any patient at any time is skating on thin ice, but dating a former psych patient is career homicide.
    Nov 12
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  12. Do you have a blood glucose meter in your office?
    I have one from Bayer that I use for studies. They provided it after I got in touch. It is their one for use in multiple patients (they have both types), and the requirement for QC checks is only...
    Nov 12
    Forum: School Nurses
  13. Doing away with Scrubs
    Yes and no. I see their point in that it is supposed to be "home" and not such a medical thing. And yet it is just wildly impractical for the hands on nursing staff. On the side of...
    Nov 12
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  14. Med error and disciplinary action
    Wow. Totally over the top. I am sorry you are being treated this way.
    Nov 11
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  15. Relocation to a family friendly  livable city with warm climate
    North Texas. Cali is not realistic on one income if you want to buy a home.
    Nov 11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Devastated on First Write Up
    Get over it. You are a human being under tremendously stressful conditions. It will happen now and then. Nobody was harmed. If your manager is anything but supportive then shame on her.
    Nov 7
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  17. Staffing
    There are plenty of nurses. Your hospital just doesn't want to pay for decent staffing most likely.
    Nov 7
    Forum: Cardiac Nursing
  18. Don't Call Them Nurses!
    I get what you mean. I have worked with good ones and terrible ones. Some have great training and some only what the doc taught them. As far as your flu shot the same thing happened to me. Here...
    Nov 6
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  19. Disabled, but not unable: the rebirth of a nurse!
    Awesome. What have you ended up doing?
    Nov 6
    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  20. New grad working in the community
    What exactly will you be doing?
    Nov 6
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  21. Doctor office position: Concerns with informality, no HR department
    Very typical for small offices.
    Nov 5
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  22. So many sleepless nights
    I would try cognitive counseling. The true approach to getting coping ability.
    Nov 5
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  23. Terrible Interview
    There will be more so buck up! It happens to me to sometimes and what I do is just admit to them that I am a little nervous and it is making my mind go blank. They usually are very understanding...
    Oct 31
    Forum: Nursing Interview Help
  24. Ebola Nursing Survey:  to Quarantine or Not to Quarantine
    It is not her stance I am upset about at all. It is the way she is going about it.
    Oct 31
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  25. Ebola Nursing Survey:  to Quarantine or Not to Quarantine
    The problem is the MD that came back and went bowling and then was ill with Ebola. That has really stirred peoples fears even more and I think that needs to be acknowledged.
    Oct 31
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding


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