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  1. 2 out 500 graduate on time from RPN in Seneca, ture?
    They wouldn't have 500 in one year.
    Aug 19
    Forum: Canada Nursing Programs
  2. 2 out 500 graduate on time from RPN in Seneca, ture?
    No. That's just silly. Definitely not true.
    Aug 19
    Forum: Canada Nursing Programs
  3. Morphine
    Giving it IV doesn't necessarily mean it was being pushed.
    Aug 19
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  4. which province/place in canada is best to work as a nurse
    How much did you research a location to work in if you didn't identify it as a city rather than a province?
    Aug 19
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  5. Being Asked to Come in and Work as CNA...
    We don't have keys. i can still access meds if need be.
    Aug 19
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  6. Morphine
    I have given it SC many times as well. A common order in my neck of the woods although if you are going to give lots SC it will be through a PCA pump.
    Aug 18
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  7. Morphine
    hmm odd. Morphine is commonly given IV.
    Aug 18
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  8. which province/place in canada is best to work as a nurse
    Did you not do any research into these places that you want to move to? If you had you would have discovered that 2 are not provinces. How did you pick them without knowing anything about them? It...
    Aug 18
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  9. Forgot to sign MAR
    Where I work the empty spot is circled in pencil and you sign next time you are in.
    Aug 17
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  10. difference between a PSW and a LPN
    An LPN is a nurse. A PSW is not.WE are regulated and have 2 years of college. PSW programs are about 8 months.
    Aug 16
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  11. Advice regarding finding RN employment
    Why turn down a casual position? It's a way of getting your foot in the door and getting some experience.
    Aug 16
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  12. Being Asked to Come in and Work as CNA...
    It will depend on where you are as well. When I am working as an aise I can still function as a nurse and pass meds if needed.
    Aug 16
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  13. George Brown RPN placements?
    What would living in the same apartment have to do with anything? yes you can be switched to different placements sites and maybe different schedules. You can ask to stay together but they are not...
    Aug 14
    Forum: Canada Nursing Programs
  14. Meds
    I wasn't trying to be discouraging. I was amazed that she was giving meds with no idea of what she was giving and how they worked. Yes it is good she is asking questions. I just wonder if she...
    Aug 14
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  15. Meds
    She should have learned this in pharm in school. Propanolol can be given for mnay reasons, like tremors. It's even used by surgeons to keep their hands steady in surgery.
    Aug 13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  16. Do we need a union? Management is taking advantage of us.
    Not ALL nurses in Canada are unionized. There are places like clinics and home care agencies that aren't unionized. Yes it sounds like the OP needs a union.
    Aug 13
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  17. Meds
    Being an LPN is no excuse. You need to understand the meds you are giving. For the safety of your patients please educate yourself.
    Aug 13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  18. Manitoba Nurses
    I would suggest talking to nurses that actually live and work in Manitoba. Figures found online rarely paint a true picture.
    Aug 13
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  19. Being Asked to Come in and Work as CNA...
    Yeah I have bills to pay. I wouldn't turn down a shift.
    Aug 13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  20. Meds
    Tthis varies by facility. I don't have to get an order to hold a BP med.
    Aug 13
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  21. Meds
    Are you a student?
    Aug 12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  22. medication calculation
    Well yes I guess we were looking at daily dose.60 -75 per day. The range is stated as per day so I would express the answer as the per day range.
    Aug 11
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  23. medication calculation
    Nope. Close.Look at your units.
    Aug 10
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  24. Being Asked to Come in and Work as CNA...
    It happens to me once in a while. I have no problem with it.
    Aug 10
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  25. work experience
    Read the provincial college of nurses website and it will tell you what you need.
    Aug 10
    Forum: International Nursing


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