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  1. If you could build your perfect Nursing Home......how would it be?
    Iwould have a nursing home each room of side of room the eact replica of there bedroom,also lets have a couch or loveseat lets make it home and the outside let there be a alz garden with shredded...
    Nov 8, '09
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  2. Male in a female dominated field.. How bad is it really??
    :DAs being a female nurse i can empathsize with you,maybe its all the horomones ragin,and that darned perimenopause stuff. i am a military brat and sometimes I just shake my head when one of my...
    Sep 29, '09
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  3. Lpn to adn programs
    I friend of mine who is a lpn is thinking of going back to school for adn but is concerned about what school to go to she lives in oakland county and works fulltime pms in the detroit. Any...
    Jul 23, '09
    Forum: Michigan Nursing
  4. how do you deal with a patient who...
    Well I feel that pain management needs to be adressed can she get a pain patch instead that will maintain theraputic blood level but be aware that in the elderly population metaboism of drug maybe be...
    Jul 11, '09
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  5. Study: Stockings for stroke patients don't work
    there is a roll on adhesive thaat when applied to the skin like skin prep reduces the rolling effect , I wear a mild compression knee high to prevent varicoise veins and to prevent my feet becoming...
    Jun 10, '09
    Forum: Nursing News
  6. MCC - Nursing Students Starting 2009
    Well greetings welcome to the wide open world of nursing get some good nursing shoes you will be walking alot and if you happen to have those false nails get rid of them now or your life will be...
    May 29, '09
    Forum: Michigan Nursing
  7. G-tube Flush
    In reply to the question of flush or not to flush flush is a flush piston syringe toclear to tube with warm water the patient has to be forty degrees up or they will aspirate, in regard to admin meds...
    May 26, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. How do you deal with an insensitive CNA?
    Gee I would take this in a different approach, first I would document all convertsations in a small notepad and then i would go to unit manager and discuss this with her,this cena sounds like she...
    Apr 22, '09
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  9. Prayer/positive thought request for a fellow nurse
    :redbeatheA prayer for today, Every day I ned Thee,but this day especially,I need some extra strength to face whatever is to be.This day,more than any other day ,I ned to feel Thy close compassion...
    Mar 24, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Anything negative to say about nursing?
    the one thing I hate about nursing is that other nurses lying on each other and ignorantnurse aids who do nothing but sit on tere fat a a matter of a fact its kinda made may life hellish dont go...
    Mar 6, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Discipline or Discrimination
    I understand your situ need to get the facts of law iwth eeoc web site in your state hostile work enviornment is the most sucessful case i know of there must be a deeper reason maybe a change of...
    Mar 5, '09
    Forum: LTC: Directors Nursing / Assistant (DON/ADON)
  12. "LPNs should be done away with altogether"
    i have being a lpn for over 18 years, and i suppose it depends on the state you are practicing in where i am at i do iv push no caridac medpush though i do picc,mids,central lines and the sort, no...
    Mar 2, '09
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  13. Am I too old to fulfill my original dream?
    dear krissy what is old? i say old is when your dead. hey go for it, instructors,teachers are in reat demand at colleges and universities,there is a crtical shortage of rns that will teach especially...
    Feb 21, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. How to Gain Respect in the Workplace
    i understand how you feel.I used to be the nice guy too but I got fed up going home every night crying,upset and feeling bad about myself i have had nurses say boy your face is something get rid of...
    Jan 9, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Womens interest in male nurses
    As a nurse for over 18 years i respect and honor the role of men in the nursing profession,at this moment in time with nursing shortage and this doesntinclude lpns cenas,hhas and the lot i think we...
    Nov 2, '08
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  16. heavy lifting
    :yeah:first of all i want tothankyou for having the courage to become a R.N I am a lpn and for the past 20 years i have pushed pulled, and lifted patients,with lifts and with assistance. I fyou don...
    Oct 27, '08
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  17. Is there such thing as a dumb airhead nurse?
    I am so sorry that you wee treated so harshly I have had nurses treat me with a alot of unprofessionalisn when I was a young nurse but now as the years progress, i just dont feed into it I call it...
    Sep 3, '08
    Forum: International Nursing
  18. Prayers for the hurricaine victims
    God grant us the strength to go onward, to persevere, to be thankful. God give us the wisdom to work with your creation in unity and to use wisdom for Dear God this life and all its material things...
    Sep 3, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. will universal healthcare ( in the usa) cut RN pay?
    What ever happened to the compasion of nursing . The facts are that this nation is no longer the new world but is becoming the old world , like Europe in the sese of population and census , Dear...
    Sep 3, '08
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  20. I can't believe she said that
    I my professioal opinion beinga nurse for many years,Ihavefound that individuals wih this type of behavour may appear to havepossible control/impulse /ego issues ths kind of nurse would concern me...
    Aug 19, '08
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  21. Questions about Missing Narcs
    RIGHT ON GINGESUE :yeah:
    Aug 16, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. WHY do we need more nurses
    According to report publshed by Dr. Peter Buerhaus and coleeagues in march 200s the demenad for rns is expected to grow by 2%to 3% each year this is just the rn populus this does not include lpns...
    Aug 16, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. If you are a hispanic nurse or you know someone who is a hispanic nurse...
    I have had the reverse happen to me I was refused work becaue i was not spanish figure that i understand differrent languages so i look at it there loss too bad.
    Aug 16, '08
    Forum: Success Stories in Nursing
  24. Helping Someone "Let Go" At Time of Death
    :saint:iempathsize for you and your current situation ,i have only one family member left i have been through alot of deaths.as i get older i find that to die is a release for some, this might sound...
    Jul 4, '08
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  25. Docs yelling at nurses....
    Hello my brothers in nursing , as to to question of doctorsyelling at nurses, inone hospital in the midwest thay have a code for misbehaving doctors its a private code by the nurses so as to stop...
    Jun 30, '08
    Forum: Men in Nursing


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