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  1. PLEASE I HAVE A QUESTION about nursing scheduales...
    As an aside, I'm an elementary school nurse and I have the utmost respect for teachers!!! I see what they deal with on a daily basis and couldn't do it and I've told them as much. Many, many times...
    Aug 8
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  2. It's Already Gone On Long Enough
    Ruby, ((((hugs)))) mc3
    Aug 7
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Most Frustrating Thing ?
    I always call, or have our secretary call home. I keep the clothes I have for the kids who really do need them - not dress code violations. I am not the Mall... mc3
    Aug 4
    Forum: School Nurses
  4. So who's ready to go back ??
    I'm not ready!!!! mc3 :)
    Jul 26
    Forum: School Nurses
  5. Most Frustrating Thing ?
    Not being able to get in touch w/parents because they have a new cell phone every other month and they never update the school. Ditto for the six additional relatives/friends who have changed phone...
    Jul 22
    Forum: School Nurses
  6. If you could just pick up and leave, where would you go?
    Charleston, SC :) mc3
    Jul 14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Health Care and Contraception: Did the Supreme Court Get It Right?
    Spidey's Mom, As usual I agree with you 110%!!! mc3:yes:
    Jul 1
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. is it nurse's week?
    yup, me too..but my wonderful hubby brought me in some flowers!
    May 6
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. an oldie but goodie
    oh, how I loved my Chatty Cathy!!! (sniff, sniff too!) I also had a Mary Poppins doll. She came with her blue overcoat, hat and a carpetbag. She also had the white fancy frilly dress and parasol...
    May 6
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Wanting your child to have anxiety???
    Yes, this ^!!! Our guidance counselors told me they always have a rush of 504 requests starting and up to FCAT testing so the student can have special accomodations (extra time, small group...
    Apr 12
    Forum: School Nurses
  11. Parent FYI Calls
    Welcome to the world of school nursing! Yes we've all gotten yelled at for either calling, or not calling as the case may be. In this job it's important to remember you can't make every parent...
    Apr 5
    Forum: School Nurses
  12. Decent paying LPN jobs in Florida?
    I guess you'd have to define a "decent" salary, and where you want to live. Experience doesn't seem to count for anything here. I've seen anywhere between $14. to $16 or so to start. I'm making...
    Mar 22
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  13. That's a new request...
    I second the motion!!! mc3:yes:
    Mar 7
    Forum: School Nurses
  14. That's a new request...
    T.H.R.N., That's so true!!!!! I've wondered that myself on a regular basis!!! And another thing; why bring them up to the clinic with their change of clothes to use this bathroom instead of the...
    Mar 7
    Forum: School Nurses
  15. hospice pain clinic
    Hospice pain management that I'm familiar with is done in the home/nursing home environment. The hospice MD has to see the patient monthly anyway. Not sure what the benefit of having someone drive...
    Mar 5
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  16. hospice pain clinic
    I've never heard of a hospice pain clinic. Can you explain a bit more? mc3
    Mar 4
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  17. Use of chux cloths to replace facewashers
    When I was in nursing school 11 years ago I was taught they were called Kiley pads. I preferred them over the plastic chux 'cause you could use them to boost a patient up. :cat: mc
    Feb 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Don't People Have Bills To Pay?
    Wow. mc making microwave popcorn as we speak.. Nichefinder, with all due respect you don't know what you're talking about :no:. You've only been on Allnurses since Dec. 2013, yet you make these...
    Jan 29
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  19. Silly question about asthma
    TraumaSurfer, First, I take great offense to your tone. I don't think it was warranted, or necessary. "Did anyone here even ask about PEFR or check if there was a change in their maintenance...
    Dec 20, '13
    Forum: School Nurses
  20. Merry Christmas!!
    Same to all of you! Mc3:cat:
    Dec 20, '13
    Forum: School Nurses
  21. Licensed Practical / Vocational Nurses (LPNs / LVNs)
    Thank you, Commuter. Perhaps this will help RN's realize what we are trained for. I don't understand why a major union doesn't want to include LPN's, we are nurses after all, according to...
    Dec 16, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  22. If you like your health insurance, you can keep it your insurance.  Period
    (mc3 leaving room to get popcorn..) mc3:cat:
    Dec 15, '13
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  23. Monday return visit vent
    Yes, it goes along with "my mother said to call if I wasn't feeling good", the #1 irritating statement in my book! I feel your pain. It's been a rough week this week. mc3
    Dec 10, '13
    Forum: School Nurses
  24. Puberty Education-you can now order materials!
    I've used them for three years now, and they're great. They also have kits for fifth grade girls and boys that are appropriate for their ages. The girls kits have samples of mini-pads and a...
    Dec 7, '13
    Forum: School Nurses
  25. Help Opinions needed.
    If you decide on the Tech school, make sure the credits are transferrable to college for your RN if you go that route. One tech school I'm familiar with did not, and the students had to start all...
    Dec 4, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student