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  1. What Docs Don't Understand About Nurses
    I have a vision and hope of putting together a lecture for the med students and residents to introduce them to real-world nursing.
    9:17 am
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. What Docs Don't Understand About Nurses
    One joy of working at a teaching hospital is the collegial relationships that I can form with our docs. A couple of days ago, I participated in a training exercise for some of our residents regarding...
    8:49 am
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Should Nurses Bill Separately from Hospitals and Physicians?
    Though at my hospital, RT and PT are both paid less than nurses. Pharm doesn't bill for services and yet they make much more than we do.
    Aug 26
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. "Your ER sucks!" and other pleasantries...how you handle them?
    I've heard similar things a number of times in the past, at each of my three jobs. I've made various replies but generally just ignore it. Awhile back I had a patient making ongoing derogatory...
    Aug 26
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  5. still unemployed
    My heart goes out to wcasey, BiffBradford, VivaLasViejas, and all the other older people who've been squeezed out of the job market. I was on the verge of having this happen to me in my prior...
    Aug 26
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Still Reeling From This
    Perhaps not malpractice in the tort sense, but clear and obvious malpractice on behalf of that physician who should be thoroughly ashamed of himself. I would seek out the opportunity to discuss...
    Aug 25
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Nursing School Oopsies
    For all the harried nursing students out there, I decided to start a thread in which those of us who've made it through and out into the real world of nursing can share some of our oopsies. This...
    Aug 25
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Pharmacology Flashcards
    The only thing I can suggest is trial and error with the page settings in the files and the printer settings on your computer. The cards were created on a Windows XP machine with Word 2003 and...
    Aug 25
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  9. Pharmacology Flashcards
    I tried printing to my default printer (letter-size, portait orientation), without changing anything and I find that they all print in the same place... upper left-hand corner in landscape...
    Aug 25
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  10. Do you think you'd be able to do medical school?
    I have to admit that I find posts like the OP somewhat ironic when compared to the enormous number of posts asking for help with what is 7th grade mathematics....
    Aug 25
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Pharmacology Flashcards
    Are you using a Mac or a PC?
    Aug 25
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  12. Do you think you'd be able to do medical school?
    Yes, medical school is much harder than nursing school. Begin with the path to entry: The foundational education for prospective physicians is much more rigorous than that for prospective nurses....
    Aug 25
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. decision on a new position...Thoughts???
    It's only a black mark (a) for the place you're leaving, and (b) if you do it again in the next 2 or 3 years.
    Aug 25
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  14. decision on a new position...Thoughts???
    Fundamentally, this is about what's best for you and you owe your present employer nothing besides an honest days work and notice of intent to leave. Do recognize that it will be a black mark and...
    Aug 25
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  15. Ice Bucket challenge
    Fitting the flame retardant... Immense? Hardly... $50,000 or even $250,000 is a drop in the research bucket. Every bit helps but let's not kid ourselves with grandiose assessments of the...
    Aug 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Is This Bullying?
    Stop bullying me, you mean old crone! You just hate me because I'm beautiful (yikes, where's the Zofran?)
    Aug 22
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  17. What is so difficult about this question?
    "So what brings you in to see us tonight?" "Well, in 1997..." "OK, let's keep it within this millennium, shall we?"
    Aug 22
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  18. Is This Bullying?
    Arrrgghh... Red Jell-O leads to elephant poaching... Or did you mean the soap?
    Aug 22
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. Ice Bucket challenge
    Do I understand that the challenge is donate $100 *or* get doused with ice water? Seems like I shouldn't be seeing so many people posting pics of themselves drenched. ALS is horrid disease... I...
    Aug 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Is This Bullying?
    There's only one reason to eat red Jell-O and that's for the money... Really, dyed horse hoofs? Does PETA know about this rampant disregard for animals? And while I'm thinking about it... Only...
    Aug 22
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  21. Where O' Where are the wise ones?
    No it doesn't. It only makes them look bad. Only you can make you look bad. No more are all students lazy than are all experienced nurses young-eaters. Each person creates their own...
    Aug 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. Do all symptomatic pneumothorax need chest tubes?
    It's really tough to form understanding until you see it for real. I find that textbooks are generally long on text and fluff but deficient in details.
    Aug 21
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  23. Do all symptomatic pneumothorax need chest tubes?
    [/I] THAT is why I was confused. Honestly don't know why they'd need oxygen if they weren't hypoxic. I just couldn't figure out why textbooks would say to raise head of bed and give O2....
    Aug 21
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  24. New Grad needs EKG help.
    Not "also..." I do not like Dubin's book. I'm not a fan of programmed instruction nor do I prefer pictures over words. I find Garcia's books to be much better.
    Aug 21
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  25. Could he be right?
    Well, you *did* post this topic... inadvertently. You must have hit the first big green button to post a new topic rather than the last big green button leave a comment. You can contact the...
    Aug 21
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student


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