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  1. How I should answer?
    Do you ever encounter a situation: you meet a new friend and introduce your job, when they know you are a nurse, the next question is : which hospital?. I work in nursing home,you can see they are...
    Feb 19
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  2. Why is LTC Nursing have a bad reputation
    Great point, everybody will be old.
    Feb 19
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  3. My new job in nursing home
    Thanks guys...
    Feb 16
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  4. My new job in nursing home
    Hi, I'm RN, works in home health before. I just started night shift in a nursing home, per the nurse who oriented me, I need to help the CNA changing the patients as part of my routine since there is...
    Feb 16
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  5. wound care on outer ankle/pressure ulcer
    Please help
    Feb 11, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. wound care on outer ankle/pressure ulcer
    Hi all experts, a home patient has a pressure sore on outer ankle/external mallelous is the anatomy name, because it is open, I staged it as stage II, but I can see a white part, looks like a bone,...
    Feb 11, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Family's responsiblity of taking care of older parents?
    It is true. I do not want to be a burden of my children neither, but when I turns old, I want to live with them or closeby if we can tolerate each other; but the truth is we rarely can tolerate with...
    Oct 5, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  8. Family's responsiblity of taking care of older parents?
    I know my position as home care nurse, it's just be there usually once a week, but the rest of week, I expected there would be a family visit, at least once a week, I believe this is not a burden for...
    Oct 5, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  9. Family's responsiblity of taking care of older parents?
    I know for most peoples' favor, I should put culture in it, but I start wondering why culture always be an excuse for healthcare phenomina, how about economics?
    Oct 5, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  10. Family's responsiblity of taking care of older parents?
    Talk about culture, I have to tell you that my coworker, she is a nurse & American, she won't let her mom go to the nursing home neither
    Oct 5, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  11. Family's responsiblity of taking care of older parents?
    Great points. I doubt about defination of abuse here, is slapping a child abusive? Or occasionally physical punishment for good reason is abusive?
    Oct 5, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  12. Family's responsiblity of taking care of older parents?
    But when they need attention on heir daily life you can not leave them alone
    Oct 5, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  13. Family's responsiblity of taking care of older parents?
    I agree with you that some people did not have happy childhood, but extreme bad parents are few, I do not think that is many cases. parents do have stress. I really feel that kids are spoiled here.
    Oct 5, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  14. Family's responsiblity of taking care of older parents?
    Nobody wants to be abandoned
    Oct 4, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  15. Family's responsiblity of taking care of older parents?
    From most patients I saw so far, I felt that religion plays a weight on family care. But there is exceptions...
    Oct 4, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  16. Family's responsiblity of taking care of older parents?
    Thanks, great pleasure to read your story. Your mom is lucky to have you and you deserved your parents' love. Love is mutual. I raised both of my hands on the last part you said " do whatever you...
    Oct 4, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  17. Family's responsiblity of taking care of older parents?
    I want to try this topic as my ethical papers
    Oct 4, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  18. Family's responsiblity of taking care of older parents?
    just wondering, is a responsiblity or obligation? what is their responsiblity?
    Oct 4, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  19. help, coumadin alternating dose
    Thanks, that's what I thought too
    Oct 4, '12
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  20. help, coumadin alternating dose
    Can someone kindly explain order " 1 tab x 4 days alternates with half tab x 3 days " on coumadine? Does this mean patient need to take 1 tab on mon, wed, fri, son and half tab on tue, thu, sat?...
    Oct 4, '12
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  21. If you have a home patient like this?
    Thanks all, whatever my situation is but happy to read your posts and learn your experience.
    Apr 20, '12
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  22. Help: a home care patient....
    Thanks...way to go...
    Apr 12, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Help: a home care patient....
    It' more like a general conversation, he mentioned this is for self defense a couple of times... He is irritated sometimes...I just feel uncomfortable with this, everything of him is perfect except...
    Apr 11, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Help: a home care patient....
    Hi,I'm home care visiting nurse, a little bit chicken. I have a disable patient told me he has guns at home, i' m scared and really want to think abou...not seeing this patient....am I overacting or...
    Apr 11, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. If you have a home patient like this?
    Hi,I'm home care visiting nurse, a little bit chicken. I have a disable patient told me he has guns at home, i' m scared and really want to think abou...not seeing this patient....am I overacting or...
    Apr 11, '12
    Forum: Home Health Nursing


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