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  1. Forced to another shift when I have seniority
    I filled out an employee incident. What happened is a resident fell on me when I answered the alarm and my knee twisted some and hurt a little that night. I filled out the form in case it really...
    Jul 9, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  2. Forced to another shift when I have seniority
    Meeting over accept days or be terminated. She basicly accused me of being unsafe to leave me in charge of the building. She threatened to take my nursing license. She called me liar and and...
    Jul 9, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. Forced to another shift when I have seniority
    Im actually considering letting her be a B**ch, with just me in the room but have a tape recorder running on my phone. When she says she didn't say that, I have proof she did. I know she will not...
    Jul 9, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. Forced to another shift when I have seniority
    Thanks everyone for your comments. I meet with her in 4 hours. I have written down my points on why this change does not work for me to start with. If that is not enough to get her to back down, I...
    Jul 9, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. Forced to another shift when I have seniority
    I have looked all over this site and can't find any advise. Some support and advise would be appreciated. My boss is forcing me to an inconvenient shift to try to force me to quit even though I...
    Jul 8, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  6. Need career guidance from experienced pro's
    First I would get some RN nursing experience in. When the hospital or others in your area are looking for a HR person or nurse manager look into it. I think it would be ideal if hospitals used...
    May 5, '09
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  7. Percentage for a "C"
    ADN program must get over 80% on all tests averaged out than rest of grade calculated with tests 75% quizes 25% to get final grade. 80-86% = C 87-93% = B >94% = A No rounding 79.9% on tests...
    May 4, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. Past job ruining chance of new job
    When you say eligible for rehire, what do you mean? I didn't do anything bad, I quit. However they will not hire me again. So can they state that they would not hire me again? Or would it have to be...
    May 4, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Narcotics Documentation
    I agree with the friend that works in nursing law. You followed the procedures in place at that practice, you didn't do anything wrong. Good luck.
    May 4, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Past job ruining chance of new job
    I have a question regarding my past employment as a CNA coming back to haunt me. Situation is before going to nursing school I was a CNA/CMA for about 4 or 5 yrs at a LTC facility. When I was...
    May 4, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Narcotics Documentation
    What do you mean you will lose your license over this? I understand that you gave meds that were not documented correctly due to that facilities charting policies however YOU are the one that...
    May 1, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Attention New Grads- Pinning Ceremony Question
    Just an idea out there for pinning. Our nursing instructor instilled in us for the pinning it is her honor to pin us as in she is passing on the profession. She said that as nursing students we were...
    Apr 29, '09
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  13. Grad in June - Who to invite and how???
    I agree with deadhead, this is your day to celebrate and don't invite anyone that would ruin that for you. I would say a small celebration for 10 or less people that really supported you would would...
    Mar 11, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. What makes a bad nurse?
    I would say a bad nurse is one who doesn't really care about patients but is there for a job and to do as little as possible. That and RNs that think care partners or LPNs are below them and...
    Mar 11, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  15. I gave too much morphine... please read and advise
    I agree with all the above posts. Nothing was done wrong to warrant a report since the order said up to 10. However I feel the nurse was saving her own butt. With narcotics she should have been there...
    Mar 11, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  16. Nclex passing rate of 74.8%
    I agree with the above posts. Schools need to keep pass rates up to stay out of trouble with the state board of nursing. I wouldnt go as far as to say you shouldn't attend that school. My guess is...
    Mar 11, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. Just want to Vent
    I hear you. When I did PN program it was like the instructors were out to make you feel incompetent in hopes you would drop out and they wouldn't have to deal with teaching you. I found clinical...
    Mar 11, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. what do you wish you knew back then??
    That your fellow students can be great lifelong friends and others will be complete annoyances. Be very careful what you share of your personal life with fellow students, if they think it will earn...
    Mar 10, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  19. Help!!!   Can they really do this???   Does anyone know???
    Unforunately many schools do this to keep their percentage of graduating students that pass boards up. The board of nursing in the state looks at graduating rates against passing board rates. If a...
    Mar 10, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. ATI testing....whos taken the 2008 ati LVN exam?
    The predictor test is exactly like the other ATI tests, five questions on each page unless they change it this year. Most of the questions will be pick one of four answers. Remember ABCs when...
    Mar 10, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  21. ATI testing....whos taken the 2008 ati LVN exam?
    I have not taken the 2008 but have done the 2007. I can't remember any specifics except that it's long like 180 questions. To help you I decided to go to ATI and look at my result for the test. The...
    Mar 10, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  22. ATI Predictor...
    The ATI predictor is pretty good at determining who will do well on NCLEX. Since you scored 88% chance of passing I don't think you should have anything to worry about. If you noticed the ATI have...
    Mar 9, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  23. Hello North Dakota!!!!!
    Just wanted to send out a hello to all the ND nurses from Grand Forks.
    Mar 9, '09
    Forum: North Dakota Nursing


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