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  1. "Houston we have a problem"  This just got very real
    Dallas hospital hit by Ebola losing patients and money - Oct. 17, 2014 Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital has 900 beds, but is down to only 300 patients, a CDC official who was at the hospital...
    Oct 17
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  2. Health Care and Contraception: Did the Supreme Court Get It Right?
    Once my husband surprised me when he was in the military by coming home on leave. I hadn't been using birth control because I didn't have my husband around. We used a condom which predictably...
    Jul 5
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Health Care and Contraception: Did the Supreme Court Get It Right?
    Sickening isn't it?
    Jul 3
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Vanderbilt Medical Center to have nurses cleaning up
    It is interesting, the idea of billing. I work home hospice and one day a patients wife showed me what they were billing Medicare for an hours visit. I about fell off the chair. It was about seven...
    Jan 25
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Pregnant woman removed from life support?
    I also think this was the right ruling for the judge to make. I hope her family has some privacy now and can say good bye to her.
    Jan 25
    Forum: Nursing News
  6. Nurse satisfaction: Nurse-physician relationship impact
    It has been dependent on environment. When I worked night shift at a rehab, most patients still had their primary care physicians. They didn't know me. Sometimes I would get either them or their...
    Jan 10
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. Doctors account of an Er in the UK
    Thank you. The Daily Mail is a Rupert Murdoch publication - think of it as a print version of Fox News. I went right off it when around five years ago it was impossible to read a version of the...
    Jan 10
    Forum: Nursing News
    True. Though I have, ten years since joining the site found a guy who will rub my feet without prompting and would probably feed me grapes if I prompted. :yes: And yeah, I could download the app...
    Dec 22, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  9. Where Was The Nurse???
    We Uncovered a Major Claim by the Cops in the New Mexico Anal Probe Case When We Went Digging Through the Arrest Affidavit |
    Nov 10, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  10. Where Was The Nurse???
    If you google David Eckert lawsuit documents there is an article by the Blaze that has the court documents in PDF. As it has the RN's name in those documents I don't think that we are allowed to...
    Nov 10, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  11. Where Was The Nurse???
    Every time I read a story about nursing abuse/neglect or malpractice I am disheartened. That isn't to say that I am so clueless I don't realize it doesn't exist. I realize that though 99% of us are...
    Nov 9, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  12. Where Was The Nurse???
    That's how I would have seen it. The colonoscopy and enemas and digital checks were superfluous and invasive. There could be some truth to what BrandonLPN said about it was a possible punishment...
    Nov 8, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  13. Family claims hospital's staff shortage responsible for fatal crash
    I think that the family are absolutely correct. However, I don't think it will make it through a court of law. The hospital will probably do some kind of education about not driving when tired. ...
    Nov 8, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Where Was The Nurse???
    Ooooer. I went to google to check that out. I just typed in nurse arrested and it fills in "for refusing to draw blood" and there was also an arrest in Florida for the same thing. Maybe ER nurses...
    Nov 7, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  15. Where Was The Nurse???
    Sometimes nurses are completely absent from any news article regarding health care. I doubt the MD gave an enema either. I don't doubt the story as if one cares to google it, there are a...
    Nov 7, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  16. When patients and visitors are rude
    I do understand that patients and their families are in very stressful situations. The courtroom is another example of a very stressful situation. Yet start yelling and screaming or throwing...
    Oct 7, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  17. Vanderbilt Medical Center to have nurses cleaning up
    Do we have a name of "a hospital administrator"? Because I didn't see it in the article. Perhaps we could all write letters to "a hospital administrator" Because we can bet "a hospital...
    Sep 8, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Break the Silence Report Bullying
    Certainly obnoxiousness isn't helpful in a workplace as important as health care. It's obstructive to patient care.
    Sep 7, '13
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  19. Why I'm Leaving the Nursing field and Nursing School
    You can find a job in nursing that may suit you. I must admit I felt the same way. I was being abused, overworked, given enormous responsibility with little autonomy. I found a different job and...
    Sep 5, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. What if this happen to you !!
    Many condolences. I hope that you are in a state where you can claim for unfair dismissal. This sort of thing can and does happen to anybody.
    Sep 3, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  21. Why do you visit
    Because I can learn so much. I don't post so much in the side and mostly post in the breakroom. I graduated ten years ago and that's around the time I signed up. Health care trends...
    Aug 31, '13
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  22. Have we lost the "art" of nursing?
    Additionally, scripting, hourly rounding and parroting "I have the time" has removed some autonomy of the nurse to create a sense of individualized care.
    Aug 20, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. I Am FINALLY Able To Change My UserName From FutureNurse1982 to RonnieNichelle LPN
    Many congratulations and best of luck in your future studies. :)
    Aug 17, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  24. What do you think of 12 hour shifts?
    OK, here's input from someone who just got off three twelves in a row a couple of hours ago. I do like having four days off. However, tomorrow I will be able to do one or two things around the...
    Aug 9, '13
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  25. Nurses laid off - Thanks to Obamacare
    The proof of the pudding in which system is more inefficient. Health care spending in the USA is 17.5% of GDP (private) Health care spending in the UK (public) is 9%. 100% of British residents,...
    Aug 9, '13
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics