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  1. 3/6 months... quitting the job...
    Totally support you OP!! ...and what the heck is up with all the silly people denying reality? GHETTO ('Tis. what. it. is.) ...underserved population, OMG. To those silly posters, yeah...
    Mar 26, '14
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  2. Abuse Culture in Nursing...How Far Does it Go?
    The further I move away from all of this ...I understand that many nurses faced with what the profession has become, reach some kind of crossroad where they must decide to either work on getting out...
    Feb 1, '14
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. Advice - New coworker on orientation may be let go
    Somehow ...this post sounds a bit like "someone" wants to have someone else lose their job, and is coming here to ask if they have the paper-trail in order to get that accomplished and still smell...
    Jan 12, '14
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. Bitter Cold
    Actually, those constant cranks will wear your battery quickly. You must be driving @10 mins non-stop - keep those wheels turning - before any recharge can occur. So stop going out just to crank it...
    Jan 6, '14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Oversaturation?  Why am I working short staffed?
    Illinois has many, many nursing colleges just pumping out nurses, IL alone could fill any, and all new nurse positions across the country (if there even were that many opportunities for new nurses)....
    Jan 2, '14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. I've Been A Nurse For 5 Years & Still.....
    OOOOOH What's terribly enlightening about that article is the fact that there are more than a few MDs who have their heads up that same unicorn's rainbow... ugh. #failuresinprivatepractice ...
    Dec 29, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. ER nurses bringing pts to the floor soiled
    That is just awful...
    Dec 29, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. Introducing the Content Navigation Bar
    Joe V, I like the simplified look of the new design :) Especially that you've moved the F,G+,twitter, etc. launch buttons over to the right side!! They used to get in the way when they were on the...
    Dec 29, '13
    Forum: How To Use Site
  9. "Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells, Jingle all the way..." Stop with the call bell already!!
    Roflmao! But so true, so true.
    Dec 22, '13
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  10. Needing some advice concerning new job
    "Also, I would eventually like to get into plastic surgery and/or medical aesthetics and I feel the circulator position falls more in line with my passion and is a better fit for me." Being a...
    Dec 21, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  11. Unrealistic nursing students
    OK everybody. The OP is just following her established thread pattern. If you look at her history over the years (yes years) she pops up with this same "Gee, golly, why?" thread, over and over....
    Dec 8, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Do you need all those degrees?
    PMFB-RN, Geeeez! Your new manager can be labeled A FOOL, as she has demonstrated a complete lack of comprehension - even at the most basic level, of what that job requires of her - that she would...
    Nov 28, '13
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  13. Your Experience with Your Hospitals Cath Lab Personnel?
    Some insight I've had about some labs. Cath lab "monitor techs" are often the entitled relatives of MDs - radiologists, cardiologists etc. Used to be, there was no real education involved in that,...
    Nov 16, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  14. Can someone tell me if I did this dosage problem right?
    or, 250 x 10 (over) 4 x 60 which becomes: 2500 (over)
    Nov 6, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  15. Do you think physicians could pass the NCLEX-RN?
    Of course. Anybody with very basic RN/MD education should be able to pass the NCLEX, if they have reviewed a NCLEX test taking strategy book. The NCLEX test has nothing to do with finding out if a...
    Nov 2, '13
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  16. Kicked out of class for a "HIPAA" violation?
    Truths: You have just begun to realize the gravity of your situation. You will need to wallow in it first. You will need to meet with your school nursing admin and totally honestly "own"...
    Oct 21, '13
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  17. Kicked out of class for a "HIPAA" violation?
    No RN with a license intact, shares your brand of "common sense".
    Oct 20, '13
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  18. Kicked out of class for a "HIPAA" violation?
    OP, you should be able to arrive at clinical, be assigned your patient(s), take report, and then get to your orders. Just a glance should tell you if you are familiar with a med or not. If not, you...
    Oct 20, '13
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  19. Interesting or Different Anatomy:What have you encountered?
    This is a totally awesome thread!!
    Oct 20, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. GUM! Can you chew it on shift?
    Makes me miss some of the great, award-winning, threads of sarcasm we used to love... *sigh* as well as the posters who used to frequent them. #goodtimes Hey I got an idea: Throwback Thursday...
    Sep 30, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Disrespectful
    Very much how I see it.
    Sep 29, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  22. Nursing Interventions for dry flaky skin
    I know a plastic surgeon who uses Aquaphor for all lots of issues.
    Sep 29, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. You think the "Nursing Glut" is bad now?
    But you all forget, the reason for the move to MAs is just that. They don't want thinkers. They just want "staff" to complete the list of tasks given. I see movement to off floor management...
    Sep 25, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Constant Vein Blowing?
    Yup the business she works for makes it's money on these infusions among other things. If she educates the guy, or all the others that they don't need this stuff IV really, and it's best to OTC buy...
    Aug 4, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Feds Ban Some Chicago Home Health Agencies
    "The number of home health providers in Cook County, Ill., increased from 301 to 509 between 2008 and 2012." In my personal opinion this is way late in coming. Let the heavy axe fall. ...
    Jul 28, '13
    Forum: Nursing News