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  1. Suctioning 2 yo
    Thank you. I'll ask OT see what they suggest. :)
    Sep 1
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  2. Suctioning 2 yo
    He doesn't have a trach and MD is aware. MD stated do PRN Zyrtec and neb if pt continues with increased secretions she will then increase the Zyrtec. I try not to suction and encourage a lot of...
    Sep 1
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  3. Suctioning 2 yo
    I need advise. My 2 yo pt has asthma and seasonal allergies. Lately he's had increased secretions, he has order for prn sx, neb tx and Zyrtec. Before, I would sx orally and nasally without any...
    Sep 1
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  4. Are you bored at work?
    I work private duty nursing with a peds patient that has a feeding tube. He's up and about, we play with toys or read books. I work 10 hours with him and he naps for 3 of those hours. The mom is...
    Jun 1
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  5. Grieving
    My best friend passed away on March 21, 2014 at 0630. I've been lost since then. I have been trying to keep it together for my kids but I'm not sure if I can do so for much longer. I feel guilt...
    May 1
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  6. TX CE for LVN
    Thank you
    Apr 10
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  7. TX CE for LVN
    I did licensure by endorsement and took the jurisprudence exam. So I was exempt that first time renewal but his time around I need to do my CE courses.
    Apr 10
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  8. TX CE for LVN
    Hi, This is my first time doing CE courses. My license expires August 2015, can anyone tell me how far in advance can I do my CE classes in order for them to still be accepted when I renew my...
    Apr 9
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  9. oral/nasal suctioning
    My pt is a year old and often needs suctioning, I need advise/tips on how to suction him. Is it okay to swaddle? I've seen his mom suction him by sitting him on her lap and holding his hands with one...
    Mar 10
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  10. TX Continuing Education
    This is my first time having to do CE courses, can anyone recommend a site for me to use? Thanks in advance.
    Jan 2
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  11. HH Agency near Iowa City
    Hi, Could anyone living around this area in Iowa tell me what pediatric home health agencies they would recommend to apply at? What is the pay rate for an experienced LPN in HH? Are there any...
    Sep 20, '13
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  12. question on trilogy 100
    I've been looking online for a video on using a triology 100 but have not found one that shows you how to use it. my new pt will be using it as a bipap at night. does anyone know where i can get info...
    Aug 10, '13
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  13. Need Advice on TRACH LTV 1150
    Thank You. I only attended one training class on the vent machine. But have not had any inservice.
    Jul 19, '13
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  14. Need Advice on TRACH LTV 1150
    I just started working in home health and have no experience with trach. Theres a new case on a 9 month old but I'm nervous to say yes to working with this pt. I guess I'm just looking for advise,...
    Jul 19, '13
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  15. New to home health
    I just started working in home health. I have experience in LTC and did 12 hour shifts where I took care of 45 residents on both my hallways, my night would pass by pretty quickly and I was always...
    Jun 16, '13
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  16. advice needed for lvn in pediatrics
    Hi, I just got hired as a home health pediatric nurse. I have experience working in a nursing home for 2 years, but never in home health nor in pediatrics. I've also been out of work for 2 years...
    Jun 10, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  17. WIA
    WIA
    Hello, I had a question about Workforce Investment Act, do I just call my local workforce office and ask for an appointment to apply for WIA? I just want to be sure I know what I am asking for...
    Jan 29, '13
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  18. working while in nursing school
    Hi, I've been out of work as a LPN for two years now, I plan on going to RN school that will take 18 months to complete. My question is once I am done with school and get my RN license and apply for...
    Jan 29, '13
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  19. Galen 2013 LPN to RN
    Hello, I plan on going to Galen's RN program in April, but I'd like some advice from any former students. I have some confusion on the accreditation, during the tour we were told that it was...
    Jan 21, '13
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  20. need advice/help for 2nd hospital interview
    Hello, I got called for a second interview at a hospital for Mon for an LVN position. I'm excited and nervous as I'm not sure what type of questions I will be asked. Here's where I need advise. I...
    Sep 23, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. need advice/help for 2nd hospital interview
    Hello, I just got called for a second interview at a hospital on Mon for an LVN position. I'm excited and nervous as I'm not sure what type of questions I will be asked. Here's where I need...
    Sep 21, '12
    Forum: Nursing Interview Help
  22. just venting
    I didn't have anywhere else to go, nor do I have anyone to talk to so I figured I would come on here and vent. I recently found out that I am pregnant with my 2nd child, my daughter is a year old. I...
    Sep 7, '12
    Forum: Texas Nursing
  23. verification of licensure
    Hi, I've been on hold with the IL BON for a while now so I decided to come on here and see if anyone has the answer to my question. I applied for licensure by endorsement on 8/22/12 for the state...
    Aug 29, '12
    Forum: Texas Nursing
  24. Financial Aid San Antonio, TX
    Could anyone tell me where I can get assistance in SA, TX for loans, grants, or scholarships? Also where could I go to get my CPR done? Thanks for any info.
    Aug 16, '12
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  25. Licensing
    I think I will start endorsement to Tx and just go from there. Thanks :)
    May 9, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner


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