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  1. Has anyone Clep sociology what was the process and what do you recommrnd
    I've never heard of anyone being able to clep a sociology class, but I'm guessing your school does or else you wouldn't be asking. Talk to the professor who teaches the class if he/she can give...
    Dec 5
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  2. Held to a higher standard
    As long as no one's coming to work under the influence, I don't see what the problem is. So a test shows an employee may have smoked pot six days ago... so what? How is that any different from the...
    Nov 4
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. Sepsis
    Why on earth would a nurse call the doctor and not tell him the vital signs? What a waste of time.
    Nov 4
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  4. Smelling like smoke
    Febreeze spray works wonders.
    Nov 4
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. Admin nurse returns to bedside and.....
    The good administrator, who had been firm but fair? No, I would not enjoy watching her fail on the floor. I would feel empathy for her and do my best to help her adjust. The one who had been...
    Oct 10
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  6. Nursing Dx
    There's a lot I don't understand here. How do you know he fell on their shift if you weren't there? You're saying they're lying and covering up falls that happen on their shift, just because...
    Sep 28
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Nursing Dx
    "Patient is at risk for developing drug tolerance"......Why on earth would you chart such a statement in the first place? You don't ever chart what you think might be happening. Or what there might...
    Sep 27
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. condom catheters
    Once, when I was an aide in the hospital, I had an adult (youngish) pt who needed a condom catheter. Our regular ones wouldn't stay on, so I *ahem* had to go find a smaller size. He was a jerk,...
    Sep 24
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Please stop! Little things that are just bad practice.
    Apparently we can be trusted to handle controlled substances, but not to handle new rolls of toilet paper....
    Sep 24
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  10. Please stop! Little things that are just bad practice.
    Picking the nasal cannula up off the floor and putting it in the pt's nose without wiping it off first.
    Sep 24
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  11. While You are In Here..I May As Well Try To Go To The Bathroom....
    Good policy!
    Sep 22
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  12. Why nurses eat their young????
    New grad tears taste like candy. Sweet, sweet candy.
    Sep 18
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  13. Anyone ever regret going from FT to PT?
    No kids here, but I would take PT hours in a heartbeat if I could make it work financially. As it is, three 12s work for me. Five 8s would kill me. I consider my job to be a means to an end,...
    Sep 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Anti-Intellectualism in Nursing
    I know this is an exceptionally belated response, but doesn't much of the data in this report indicate that the correlation does not equal causation? The hospitals in this study with higher ratios...
    Sep 14
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  15. Purposeless Ranting just to make myself feel better for a second.
    Your classmates who found jobs have "zero student nurse experience"? Don't understand what you mean there. Are you only applying for jobs in the hospital? The competition for jobs in acute care...
    Sep 14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Yearly Bonus Ripped Off?
    Of course it's taxable. It's income. You want the hospital should pay you under the table or something?
    Sep 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Going "Above and Beyond" UGH
    http://static.tvtropes.org/pmwiki/pub/images/catbert.gif
    Sep 11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. Going "Above and Beyond" UGH
    Wow. you have to kind of admire the pure evilness of the person wh came up with this one. This would make Catbert, the Evil Director of Human Resources, purr like crazy.
    Sep 11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. What's your Myers-Briggs personality type?
    ISTP LTC
    Sep 11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Ever work with people who talk about church all the time?
    Not in the instance I was referring to, no. One nurse said "God will help you" and the second nurse replied "No he won't, he doesn't exist". Clearly, the second nurse there was trying to rile up...
    Sep 11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  21. Ever work with people who talk about church all the time?
    I think it's rude to tell a faithful person that God doesn't exist. Best to keep those opinions to yourself, unless solicited. Yes, she technically initiated the conversation by saying "God will...
    Sep 10
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  22. nursing supervisor report
    What's the magic word?.....
    Sep 9
    Forum: Nurse Management
  23. Ever work with people who talk about church all the time?
    Isn't pretty rude of you to imply that your nurses and doctors who spent so much time and energy treating you had nothing to do with your healing? I'm always annoyed by people who suffer terrible...
    Sep 9
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  24. Pt ages
    The 50-somethings with a long list of chronic conditions generally don't live to see their 80th or 90th birthdays. And even people who led relatively healthy lives will see their age catch up with...
    Sep 8
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  25. Should male nurses put the toilet seat down?
    Can someone please explain why people don't just use some toilet paper or paper towel to lower the seat if they're worried about germs? Why use your foot??
    Sep 8
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations


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