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  1. RN's what was your occupation while in nursing school?
    I worked as a Paramedic :)
    Jun 5
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Nasty nurses
    I think it may be time to take a good hard look at yourself and what you are doing. Stop blaming other people and get on with it. I find it hard to believe you were fired 3 times in 1 year and it was...
    Jun 4
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. Help...Interview tomorrow
    I remember they asked me to tell them something about myself that they didn't read on my resume. Walk in with a smile, give firm hand shakes when you arrive and when you leave and remember to thank...
    Jun 3
    Forum: School Nurses
  4. Need Advice For My New School Nurse Job
    My one piece of advice, contact the other school nurses in your district. They will be an invaluable resource to you. :) good luck
    May 27
    Forum: School Nurses
  5. Is this a common attendace policy?
    This whole situation is nauseating....prayers to your co-worker
    May 21
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. The face of a medical error...
    Thank you for sharing, I hope they do take the non- punitive route, many more errors would be reported if there was less fear of punishment. Mistakes happen, even to the best nurses, this too shall...
    May 21
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  7. A concerned LPN!
    Everyone who posted gave you good information, the only thing I can add is if that is you in the picture, you should change it to something that doesn't identify you :)
    May 19
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  8. Is it legal to give a friend insulin before meals?
    I would not do it, there is way more too this than just giving insulin before meals. You are held to a higher standard then just a friend who isn't an RN. Not worth putting yourself at risk.
    May 14
    Forum: Diabetes / Endocrine Nursing
  9. Is anyone excited about Nurses Week?
    It's kind of sad actually that something that was suppose to be great and provide thanks and recognition, ends up causing so many hurt feelings. :(
    May 12
    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series
  10. Happy School Nurse Day!!!!
    Thanks :)
    May 9
    Forum: School Nurses
  11. To my favorite profession
    :) aww thanks
    May 8
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  12. Ever feel lonely?
    Hi, honestly, I am too busy to be lonely. I do feel like a 2nd class citizen sometimes because I am "just a nurse, not a teacher".
    May 8
    Forum: School Nurses
  13. What did you get for nurses week?
    :( that stinks
    May 8
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. What did you get for nurses week?
    Not a damn thing ...oh well ;)
    May 7
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Happy School Nurses day
    Hi everyone, I just wanted to say Happy School Nurses Day to all of us. We work hard and some of us probably won't be acknowledged today so let's just celebrate ourselves :D Yay for School Nurses...
    May 7
    Forum: School Nurses
  16. Start tomorrow!
    Top 10 things you should know: signs of an allergic/anaphylactic reaction and how to use an epi pen, vomiting doesn't count unless witnessed by an adult, band aids and ice packs heal most things,...
    May 6
    Forum: School Nurses
  17. Might not graduate over FB
    I am happy and relieved you will be able to graduate. Thank you for sharing your story, hopefully others will also learn from it.
    Apr 30
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. Other Side of the "Clinicals" Coin
    Actually, nothing I read appeared to express distain, I think she gave some good, honest advice. Instead of being upset, take what she wrote and use it to your advantage.
    Apr 30
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  19. I cannot ever seem to pass my NCLEX!!! No matter what I do and how hard I try!!
    Have you thought about seeing a counselor about your anxiety? There are a lot of calming techniques that might help you if this is indeed the reason you aren't passing the test. Also, you might want...
    Apr 29
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  20. To report or not to report?  Also where and how?
    Call your Dept. of Health, they can steer you in the right direction. After the reporting is done, leave and don't look back. There is more to worry about here than just your license.
    Apr 28
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. CPR Renewal
    All of our nurses have the same expiration date, our recert is completed during staff development.
    Apr 25
    Forum: School Nurses
  22. Conflicted about job, help!
    School Nursing is difficult at times and it would be better if you did have some pediatric or emergency experience. That being said, with a good support system of other nurses in your district, your...
    Apr 24
    Forum: School Nurses
  23. Nurses continue to eat their young
    The term "nurses eat their young" needs to be put to every single career path, you will find people who aren't willing to help you's not just a nursing issue and I for one...
    Apr 10
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  24. still having trouble.
    Honesty is the best policy.....
    Apr 8
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  25. Transgender Nurses - experiences/opinions
    Honestly, it would not bother me at all. Most of the people I work with are pretty open minded but there probably will be a few eyebrows raised. Who cares what other people think, you need to be...
    Apr 8
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations