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  1. New grad at a non-skilled nursing facility?
    Thank you all for your support, I appreciate your comments. I have decided that it is just not practical to take the ICU job, there is just no way. I have turned it around in my head every which...
    Jun 2, '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  2. New grad at a non-skilled nursing facility?
    Thank you LadyFree! I will ask, your correct, it wouldn't hurt. Hopefully, if I turn the position down at the ICU, another position at this hospital could still be open to me in the future.
    Jun 1, '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  3. New grad at a non-skilled nursing facility?
    To make it just a little worse, I was offered a job at a very large and amazing hospital in an ICU but it is twice as far away as the non-skilled facility. There is just no way my car would make it,...
    Jun 1, '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  4. New grad at a non-skilled nursing facility?
    Don't judge someone who is in the situation to borrow money for rent. My family and I have worked hard to get to where we are now and have busted our butts in school to get off of food stamps and...
    Jun 1, '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  5. New grad at a non-skilled nursing facility?
    My money situation is desperate right now and the only job offer I have had (after puting in atleast 30 applications) is at a non-skilled, long-term care facility. The pay is great but the job is so...
    May 31, '13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  6. Anatomy and Physiology
    If it makes you feel any better, the cats you dissect are those that shelters were unable to find homes for and were thus euthanized, but so as not to be a total waste, their bodies are donated for...
    May 28, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  7. Grants and scholarships
    I recieved grants and a scholarship when I was in nursing school. When you apply for financial aid, if your income is low enough, you will automatically recieve grants in replace of either your...
    May 28, '13
    Forum: Online Nursing Schools, Traditional Schools, Colleges, Universities
  8. Are you a victim?
    My problem is that I find myself too often trying to help these people. But I have found out 99% of the time that they don't want help, they don't want to change to do better, they just want to...
    May 28, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  9. Help!! New LVN having hard time with interviews :/
    To make the best impression during an interview you should always answer a question put to you as a scenario, whether it is or not, because that gives the interviewer the best impression of what you...
    May 16, '13
    Forum: Nursing Interview Help
  10. What would you do?
    And this is a pretty pathetic excuse for a homework assignment for a DNP....this might qualify for a freshman RN, but a doctorate assignment, come on.
    May 14, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Confessions of a Nursing Student: Why I Will Never Be Late to Clinical Again!
    Ok you need to slow down, take a deep breath and calm down before you kill someone. Seriously, you could have killed someone because you were late for a clinical :/ And you could have caused a pt...
    May 13, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  12. My Name is Susan
    And just as you feel sorry for the family of addicts because the addict cannot see past their own problems in order to be there for their family, I in turn feel sorry for your patients who are...
    Apr 4, '13
    Forum: Addictions Nursing
  13. Germ phobia strikes even people who should know better
    Uh yes we did, but to first add that not all people who have animals in their home are nasty and don't know how to take care of their pets. You may have recalled reading in your history books that...
    Apr 2, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. So you think flu vaccinations donít work . . . .
    This line of thought always cracks me up....."I would like to think/hope most parents do want what is best for their kid" which basically means "I hope parents do what is best for their child" which...
    Mar 30, '13
    Forum: Pandemic Flu
  15. A doctor needs to be present to draw blood?
    I didn't realize a nurse's aide could draw blood, other than a finger stick glucose check?
    Mar 18, '13
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  16. Norovirus
    It is possible to aerosolize particles while you are cleaning up feces, especially large messes, even if you are careful. Also, you said that you couldn't wash your hands right away so you used...
    Mar 18, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Prevalence of Christians in the field of nursing
    Why do Christians always think everything started with them? The arrogance and/or ignorance is astounding. "The nursing profession" does not have its roots in Judaeo-Christian traditions butterfly,...
    Mar 9, '13
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  18. RN in a Vet's office
    7) Mrs. White thought that the Frontline+ (flea & tick) medication she picked up at her local pet store was to be given orally. Or how about the K-9 frontline or OTC K-9 flea med given to the...
    Mar 4, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  19. RN in a Vet's office
    Yes, Orange Tree, you learned to mimic/copy/memorize how to do things because you were trained on the job, but you have no clue why you do those things and the reasoning behind them. I have met many...
    Mar 4, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  20. Nurse refused to give CPR
    Also, the 911 operator could have handled/controlled the situation better, isn't that what she is trained to do? I haven't listened to the tape, but rather going by what is being said by others who...
    Mar 4, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  21. Nurse refused to give CPR
    Lets forget whether or not she is a nurse and whether or not she decided to not do CPR because of policy or personal choice....she clearly BLOCKED anyone else from assisting the person, which I think...
    Mar 4, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  22. LOC or ABC first?
    Yes, yes I know, I still haven't gotten in the habit of the CAB, my bad. And I just realized, it is LOC first! If you see someone unconcious you don't just walk up and lay your head on their...
    Mar 1, '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  23. LOC or ABC first?
    You completely skipped over PULSE/HEART BEAT. If they are breathing you do not then check their BS lol aka BG, you check thier pulse! You know, ABC, not AB then BG. If you check their ABC and they...
    Mar 1, '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  24. LOC or ABC first?
    [QUOTE=FlyingScot;7199119]Except to the person you start chest compressions on who was really just asleep. QUOTE] This wouldn't happen unless you skipped C and so didn't check the persons...
    Mar 1, '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  25. Why does Hypoglycemia occur in DM?
    If you just consider the basic pathophysiology of diabetes, don't worry about any of the other factors mentioned above, which can be confusing, the reason the BG drops is because the person has...
    Mar 1, '13
    Forum: Diabetes / Endocrine Nursing


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