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  1. Psych nursing is easy
    Does anyone else think so? I just started not too long ago so my perception can be wrong but it seems so much easier compared to other nursing specialties. I love that I get to talk to my patients ,...
    Mar 30
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  2. Charting on psych patients
    Need help charting on psych patients. Basically I know what to chart about I just need help with the terminology. Can someone give me examples of terms or phrases used to describe different moods,...
    Mar 12
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  3. St vincents behavioral health in westport
    I was thinking of applying here eventually since it would be a lot closer than my current job. Just wondering if anyone can tell me a little bit about the environment/work negative or positive....
    Feb 19
    Forum: Connecticut Nursing
  4. How often do you encounter violence?
    Thanks for the advice it is very helpful. Anyone have tips as what to say and not to say to a patient? Im afraid of being awkward and not knowing how to respond
    Feb 18
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  5. How often do you encounter violence?
    Going to be starting an internship in psych soon and am a little nervous. Just wondering how often you deal with violent patients and does it vary depending on unit? I am going to be rotating though...
    Feb 13
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  6. I must be doing it wrong- 7 months and counting
    Email or call nurse managers of places where have you applied. That's how I got my job! Can't hurt. Also, always send thank you letters or emails after interviews
    Feb 12
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  7. Calling out sick
    How often is too often? I have been at my current job for four months and called out two times. It's looking like I may have to call out again as I am not feeling well. Do you think I will get fired?...
    Feb 11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. If nursing doesn't work out
    My plan b was to be a stripper. Fortunately, I passed nursing school. Lol
    Dec 29, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  9. Quitting my job
    Because I am a float nurse for this practice and visit a different office everyday with different providers. It has been extremely hard to learn and remember everything when I have hardly any...
    Dec 24, '13
    Forum: Nursing Job Search Assistance
  10. Quitting my job
    I understand that's the best option I just don't know if I can realistically do it. :(
    Dec 24, '13
    Forum: Nursing Job Search Assistance
  11. Quitting my job
    I graduated in May, passed my boards in July, and got a job in October in a pedi office as an rn. I am seriously considering quitting my job because I hate it. I was just wondering what are the...
    Dec 24, '13
    Forum: Nursing Job Search Assistance
  12. Do schools hire new grads?
    I've been working at a pediatric office for about 3 mos but would love to get into school nursing. Any chance they would hire me with so little experience? Just not sure if I should apply or if I...
    Dec 21, '13
    Forum: School Nurses
  13. friend in trouble... looking for your thoughts
    This is unfortunate. I wish her the best of luck.
    Dec 20, '13
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  14. Reccomendations for post immunizations??
    I am the one who gets consent I have them initial a paper. I also distribute the vis.. So I did inform them of what vaccines the child was receiving I just felt they should have known. Unless doctor...
    Dec 20, '13
    Forum: Pediatric Nursing
  15. Reccomendations for post immunizations??
    I work in a pedi office and am giving vaccines all day. I was just wondering if u routinely recommend tylenol for after the shots and beginning at what age? Also, I've worked with a couple providers...
    Dec 19, '13
    Forum: Pediatric Nursing
  16. RN to nanny?
    I hate being a nurse so I was thinking of becoming a nanny instead. Anybody ever go this route?? Seems like the pay is pretty good in my area for wealthy families...
    Dec 18, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  17. Depressed and need advice
    Not medical advice. I am feeling depressed and anxious and wanted to ask my pcp for a referal to psych. However, I'm not sure if I'm uncomfortable asking him since he brings his kids to my current...
    Dec 18, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Question about pediatric physicals
    They do physicals clothed for the most part where I work and no breast exams either.
    Dec 15, '13
    Forum: Pediatric Nursing
  19. December BSN Grad in CT...no jobs in sight!
    It's hard here in ct. Just apply everywhere , and go into places u would like to work with resume in hand . Good luck!
    Dec 14, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  20. Least busy nursing job??
    I thought for sure I would like the office setting :(
    Dec 10, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  21. Can i call to follow up on my application
    Anyone have any experience with this type of situation ???
    Dec 10, '13
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  22. Can i call to follow up on my application
    If an automated email states that they cannot answer inquires about App status? Somehow I'm convinced my application is being sent into a black hole and never being looked at...
    Dec 9, '13
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  23. Why did you decide to be a nurse?
    Cause I didn't know what else to pick and wanted a job with security that would allow me to move out of my moms house. Not the best reason but it got me where I wanted to be
    Dec 9, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. planning second career... seeking general advice
    Why dont u shadow a nurse in a psych hospital ... Might be down ur alley.
    Dec 8, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  25. Pedi to psych?
    Yes! Funny that you say that I have just applied to day for a child psych position so fingers crossed ! Hopeful my pedi experience will give me an advantage.
    Dec 8, '13
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing


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