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  1. Please help! Was this a hippa violation?
    6 doctors altogether but just one doctor per day. Less than 10 employees excluding the doctors, most are prn.
    Feb 25
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  2. Please help! Was this a hippa violation?
    We do not have one, we are a small privately owned facility. What are the patient's options? Can we be sued for it? It was a nurse who sent the papers, can her license be in jeopardy? The patient was...
    Feb 25
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  3. Please help! Was this a hippa violation?
    A patient's employer called today stating that the patient was there with her, to start working after being given a few days off by our doctor. They want to make sure she is not contagious to their...
    Feb 25
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  4. Please help! Was this a hippa violation?
    A patient's employer called today stating that the patient was there with her, to start working after being given a few days off by our doctor. They want to make sure she is not contagious to their...
    Feb 25
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  5. Who is responsible to find shift coverage?
    Thank you guys, i see your point of it not being a sick call and was known two days before the date. That was a point i wasn't able to bring up with her. To her, I'm the manager and should be...
    Jan 20
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Who is responsible to find shift coverage?
    Ella26, may i ask, since we are in the same settinng: if both MAs still will not come in and you also have other commitments or whatever, what would you have done?
    Jan 20
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. I was fired by an MA at orthopedic clinic
    When i was first hired at my current job, there was an MA who had been there years before me. She made my life miserable, bad mouthing me to patients and other staff about me. She was mad that I got...
    Jan 19
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Who is responsible to find shift coverage?
    Do you work as staff nurse as well like i do? If I was a traditional manager or supervisor who oversees the schedule, then of course thst would fall under my responsibility. Unfortunately, we do not...
    Jan 19
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Who is responsible to find shift coverage?
    Unfortunately there's hardly any distinction with an MA and RN because we all do everything from front to the back. And this MA was hired only a couple months after i was hired 4 years ago. We are...
    Jan 19
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Who is responsible to find shift coverage?
    I work in a small, privately owned urgent care. There are two nursing staff (use term loosely because I'm fhe only nurse left and the rest are MAs) and one doctor working each day. Our nurse manager...
    Jan 19
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Nursing Salary Survey 2014
    I have two jobs. Geographic location: Texas Pay rate: $35 / $39 + diff $3 from 3pm and almost $2 weekends In which area / specialty do you work? Private owned urgent care/ Hospital offsite...
    Jan 5
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Cost Cutting/Budgeting --- the patients suffer the most
    Hate to say this but that is exactly what some of my duties are. I work in a private urgent care and they don't hire cleaning people because they expect us to literally fill that bucket, mop the...
    May 2, '13
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  13. RN filling in for receptionist, workflow.....anyone else?
    Oh, just to add. We get paid if we stay over. We never have to stay longer to do receptionist stuff though. It's usually because patients come in late and we have to finish taking care of them. How...
    Oct 30, '12
    Forum: Ambulatory Care Nursing / Clinic Nursing
  14. RN filling in for receptionist, workflow.....anyone else?
    I work at an urgent care center where we have 1 doctor each day, open 12 hours a day. We see average of maybe 20 or so patients a day which could go up to 40 depending on the season. So it's the...
    Oct 30, '12
    Forum: Ambulatory Care Nursing / Clinic Nursing
  15. Is it possible for a RN to work five 12 hr days?
    Yes, I've been doing that for about a year now. I work 3 12hrs as FT in an urgent care and another 1-2 12hrs PRN at another urgent care. I am 27, married but not kids yet so I feel like this is the...
    Oct 24, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. RNs have a new contract,TENET CORPORATION
    I recently got a prn job at a union Tenet facility. I heard RNs get pay raises twice a year? I wonder if that applies to PRNs too or only FT and PT?
    Mar 30, '12
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  17. How much MONEY do you make? (questionaire)
    1. what is your degree in? bachlor of nursing 2. what state do you live in? tx 3. what is your job title?
    Mar 30, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Bully?! Help,I need good comebacks!
    Thank you for everyone's advice. I can't wait to work with her again and see if she still does it. If she asks me one more time, like, "Can you put her in a gown?", I plan to just say, "Would you?"...
    Feb 3, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. Bully?! Help,I need good comebacks!
    As far as I have seen in this urgent care, and where I work at full time, patients are not changed into gowns unless they need an x-ray. Chest x-rays are not as easy to predict as, say, an ankle or...
    Feb 3, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  20. Bully?! Help,I need good comebacks!
    I suppose I failed to mention the snide comments she does especially around other people, which to me is a form of bullying. Mostly personal ones, example, our ID has a BIG RN on it. And one time...
    Feb 3, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  21. Bully?! Help,I need good comebacks!
    I just started working PRN at an urgent care. Im an RN and there is usually only one nurse on duty (me) , a rad tech, lab, doc and front desk. We are usually busy..Lately, I noticed one of the rad...
    Feb 2, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  22. undeserved promotion?
    Just giving you an update that I got it!!The MA just kept quiet when it was announced and she was the only one who did not congratulate me. Oh, and the billing person kept quiet too. She's the one...
    Sep 1, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Fed up with a tech. Long- sorry.
    I LOL'ed at this! You should've said ..since we all know they are higher than some "lowly" NP. LOL! :yeah:
    Aug 31, '11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  24. Fed up with a tech. Long- sorry.
    Wow! This is your attitude as a YOUNG NP? I wonder how much worse it will be after a few years. Need to learn some humility. If you realize someone higher than you could possibly be making a mistake,...
    Aug 31, '11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  25. Fed up with a tech. Long- sorry.
    I'm glad there are still good leaders out there! :yeah:
    Aug 31, '11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations


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