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  1. Poll: Nurse and law enforcement couples
    He's a stay at home Dad. He has done a little of everything - his favorite things were welding because of the $$$ and cleaning because he's a fanatic about it - and was getting paid. :) None of...
    Jul 27
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Spiral Femur Fx in toddler
    If there is ever a chance I report it. It isn't my job to play detective and decide who is honest and who isn't. If something is off I call it in - regardless of what my employer or the physican...
    Jul 27
    Forum: Pediatric Nursing
  3. This week, I learned.... (7/25)
    It was a bad week at work. That I REALLY need a vacation away from work but need to bank up PTO for my maternity leave. That I REALLY miss several of my coworkers that have recently left. ...
    Jul 27
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Doctors yelling
    You do not have to tolerate this. I worked with an MD who would treat some like that. He felt superior than just about everyone else in the world (he was pretty darn smart). Regardless.. If you would...
    Jul 24
    Forum: Ambulatory Care Nursing / Clinic Nursing
  5. LTC nurse moving to clinic! ADVICE?
    It all depends on what your role will be. Have they given you any idea what you will be doing?
    Jul 24
    Forum: Ambulatory Care Nursing / Clinic Nursing
  6. HH agency harassment after I quit!
    I would see what they want. It may be that there is some documentation you did not complete, something they need you to turn in, etc. If it is an easy fix I would rather deal with that than the BON....
    Jul 24
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  7. Special Snowflake!
    I'm kinda fond of the term. I think it describes many of them well. I also like COB. It is the PVT threads that I just can't take anymore - "I JUST walked out of the testing center and I HAVE to...
    Jul 24
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. This is a placenta...
    They need to frame the painting and hang it in the child's bedroom. They also need to bronze the placenta and also put that along side the painting. That way the child can be forever traumatized.
    Jul 24
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  9. Anyone dating a med-student?
    I know of one couple that it worked out well for.. She was a nurse and they met while he was in med school. She supported them during his time of med school/residency. Then he supported them and she...
    Jul 23
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. Hilarious maternity nursing sayings/pics
    I love you for bringing this humor into my life.. :roflmao:
    Jul 23
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  11. This is a placenta...
    Giving birth is amazing.. but swimming in all those fluids just makes me want to :barf02:
    Jul 23
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  12. This is a placenta...
    I like the Pepsi that is mere inches from the blood streaked counter area.. Why waste a perfectly good placenta on painting when it could have been dinner???
    Jul 23
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  13. Certified nursing assistants not welcome!
    CNAs are part of the team of care - not the nursing team, but the healthcare team yes. I do have a problem with CNAs doing IV care, NG feedings, and phlebotomy - I don't know of any programs that...
    Jul 22
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  14. Worst/silliest/are you serious pt complaint you've received?
    You are such a square.. They just wanted a fun time with friends.
    Jul 21
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  15. Insurance & Weight Loss Meds
    One will NEVER be able to understand all of the decisions insurance companies make. Once you get to understand a plan and what is covered- they change it :banghead:. Some months the brand name is...
    Jul 21
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  16. Fired for Pyxis discrepancy
    Wow.. I doubt this was the real reason you were fired - they were just looking for an excuse. Make sure you follow up with a lawyer in case something should come of it.
    Jul 21
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  17. Help! LVN License Renewal in California
    When you say it "just" expired how long ago did it expire? I would contact the BON ASAP about renewing your license. You can get in trouble for working as a nurse when your license is expired.
    Jul 21
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Can I be rehired?
    I would NEVER all out lie. It is a small world. It is not unreasonable to think someone who worked at your past employer isn't working at the one you are applying to, especially in HR. You can be...
    Jul 21
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. This week, I learned (7/18).....
    I'm NOT READY!!! :arghh::sour::no::cry:
    Jul 21
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. The Boy Who Loved Justin Bieber
    Ok so I have tears.. We really need a tear-jerker alert so we aren't caught off guard in public with strangers looking at you confused and concerned - something I am currently living.. What a...
    Jul 21
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. This week, I learned (7/18).....
    That I really need some positive change in my life as I am becoming a VERY grumpy person - pregnant or not I'm becoming very tired of the crap and I'm not being so quite about it anymore. That...
    Jul 21
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. Nurses with second jobs
    Everyone is different. I have worked 2 jobs for most of my nursing career. I like the variety I get with different jobs and then I always have a back up if something should happen and I lose one of...
    Jul 21
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Manager Woes
    It is solid advice. It just is ridiculous. Overall I like my coworkers, I enjoy the doctors I see everyday, and I can tolerate just about everything else. I would stay for a lot longer if they would...
    Jul 21
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  24. Manager Woes
    I agree with all of th above. I have always known my manager was not the best - is terrible with communication, hates conflict - so she avoids it at all costs, inconsistent, etc. While I am over how...
    Jul 21
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  25. Do I give up? Regret the day I chose nursing as second career
    Have you tried applying for school nursing, PDN, or outpt MD office? There plenty of less physically demanding and daytime jobs out there. I would drop out if nursing yet. Try something other than...
    Jul 20
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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