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  1. NTI 2013 Boston!!!!!!   AN will be there......
    My husband is not a nurse and he can't wait to go!
    Feb 1, '13
    Forum: AACN / NTI Convention Attendees
  2. Should I go to NTI even if I am not in critical care?
    I have gone for the last 5 years and I am not in Critical care but Cardiac Telemetry. I have learned so much and even became a PCCN. Go and enjoy the "sense of humor" only a nurse can.
    Feb 1, '13
    Forum: AACN / NTI Convention Attendees
  3. Visit the allnurses.com booth at NTI and get a gift :)
    I was there and by the time I arrived to your booth all were on a break I think. Your booth was unmanned at @1130am on Thursday, or you may have been occupied with others near by but I missed you. ...
    May 26, '10
    Forum: AACN / NTI Convention Attendees
  4. Cultural sensitivity project atheism
    A very good book to check out is by Dr. Vigo Olsen. As an agnostic MD he tried to prove there was no God. In the end he says understanding science the way we do How can someone not believe in...
    Apr 12, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  5. Impact of culture on medical care
    I remember about 15 years ago my first encounter with the indian culture. Women walk behind the men about 15 paces out of respect. I remember when it came time to walk this patient we had to be...
    Apr 12, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. Help with my assignment!
    Good luck, Have you tried the web or ask.com? I try that often and come up with links of all sorts. You still have to do the work and find the information within the articles and document them. ...
    Mar 29, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. discouraged
    Yes, as the others have said "it is not what you know, but who you know" and "how you communicate". You might try looking at Quality assurance positions, Utilization positions or Case Management...
    Mar 29, '07
    Forum: New Jersey Nursing
  8. Socialogy Movie!!
    Believe it or not a pastor I know has chosen "Napoleon Dynomite" to help teach the youth spiritual truths to cope with society. You could go to the church website for more information and possibly...
    Sep 20, '05
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  9. nursing faculty shortage
    I believe this. I want to teach and in another state I did for 2 years. Where I am now they say I need a master's degree. I have been checking it out and even though I have 25 years of expierence...
    Sep 17, '05
    Forum: Nursing News
  10. Memphis, TN area Excelsior's Student?
    Hey good luck with your studies. I work at an Excelsior's testing center and often help the test evaluators pick patients to use for the practum part of the exam. The test is tough but like you say...
    Sep 14, '05
    Forum: Introductions / Greetings
  11. Thought I had it made and then it happened.Help please
    I may be branded a "B" for this but: stress drives us all nuts. WE all have personal stories we could tell but the bottom line is the patient's safety. 1. IS/Was the patient at risk? YES or NO...
    Jun 26, '05
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  12. Looking for advice from experienced and new CCU RNs
    Good Choice to take the CCU. I work a tele floor but we often get the ICU patinets that the ICU does not have room for becuase we can run the drips they need. However a 2/1 patient load is much...
    Jun 26, '05
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  13. Lenght of a stethoscope
    Good choice. :balloons: Monitor the ring holding the diaphragm on. Mine; on my littman cardiomaster fell off somewhere. I should get it replaced. I have found out; after the fact, that I hear...
    Jun 20, '05
    Forum: Cardiac Nursing
  14. What would you change about your nursing school?
    I went to Diploma School of nursing about 25 years ago. It was the best of both worlds. Courses like Micro and A&P were through the local community college. I do wish we had more about evidence...
    Jun 16, '05
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  15. share the weirdest reasons patients push the call light for
    My favorite was an elderly man that went through every staff member asking if they were an RN. I happened to be the RN near by and He took me into the bathroom to show me he had passed a rather...
    Jun 16, '05
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  16. Lenght of a stethoscope
    IF you are tall you might consider the longer one--some of the positions I had to be in when I had a shorter scope whew! Be aware that 5 more inches can produce more artifact sounds. :Melody:
    Jun 16, '05
    Forum: Cardiac Nursing
  17. Electrophyisiology anyone?
    try the utmb cardiology site. i have seen several different areas listed there.
    May 3, '05
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  18. LPN Writting about physical assessment
    Im not an expert but I will try to help.(isnt that what nurses do?) Subjective data: What the client says about his/her condition. Any statements they give you. Objective data: What you see,...
    May 3, '05
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  19. New Performance Evaluation Tools?
    Hello, I am new to this process, on line conversations and queries. I have been a Nurse for 25 years, 2 of them as an LPN. The facility I work at, has just decided to use a new performance...
    May 3, '05
    Forum: Introductions / Greetings


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