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  1. Best Places To Look for Employment?
    The best place to look for a job is the facilities you did your clinicals. Make sure to get the names of the nurses you work with & ask them if they would be willing to write you a letter of...
    Nov 13, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  2. Physcial Assessment
    Depending on the facility you're at, most nurses have what we call our brain. It's a computer printed page that has the pt's name, diagnosis, etc. Ask the nurse for your assigned patient if you can...
    Nov 13, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  3. afraid ...
    Whatever you do, don't post a response to the aide's post on the media site. HIPAA applies to everyone, including her!I wouldn't wait to discuss what you read on the website with your supervisor. ...
    Nov 13, '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  4. When will I feel like a real nurse?
    Have you considered applying to an acute care hospital that offers a comprehensive training program? With you having previous experience in the medical field & presently working towards an RN...
    Nov 13, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  5. First time Im going to have to deal with legal issues
    Hang in there! I know HH can be a beast! I tried it for 2 months when I went back to work after having a MVA. I thought it would be easier to transition back into nursing than jump into 12 hr...
    Oct 24, '12
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  6. Special Needs Child Being Bullied: How can I keep my patient safe?
    Thank you, CrunchRN! I'm currently looking for another job. A little worried because of references because I have worked for this company for 18 months. I can't afford a bad reference. Also, I...
    Oct 24, '12
    Forum: School Nurses
  7. Special Needs Child Being Bullied: How can I keep my patient safe?
    Update! It appears I've been hung out to dry! My supervisor realized she was in serious trouble so she called me & offered to give me another assignment that she hasn't even confirmed. Then, she...
    Oct 23, '12
    Forum: School Nurses
  8. New grad relocating to Houston ... is it THAT bad out there?
    If you're looking for a hospital that hires new grads, check into HCA hospitals. I know that Bayshore Medical Center in Pasadena, TX is always hiring & they definitely hire new grads. It probably...
    Oct 23, '12
    Forum: Texas Nursing
  9. Special Needs Child Being Bullied: How can I keep my patient safe?
    JustBeachyNurse...I thought that's how it was supposed to be. Wouldn't that have been easier to tell parents instead of them finding out through anonymous sources that their children are being hit? ...
    Oct 18, '12
    Forum: School Nurses
  10. Special Needs Child Being Bullied: How can I keep my patient safe?
    @ Nhnursie...all of the support from my fellow nurses have given me the courage, information, & support to do what I knew needed to be done. I'm blessed to have each & every one of...
    Oct 18, '12
    Forum: School Nurses
  11. Special Needs Child Being Bullied: How can I keep my patient safe?
    I have been extremely careful not to divulge any names. I don't know anything about FERPA.
    Oct 18, '12
    Forum: School Nurses
  12. Special Needs Child Being Bullied: How can I keep my patient safe?
    @ CrunchRN...Thank you! My grandmother raised me to do the right thing regardless of the consequences. My agency didn't fire me. The Special Needs Nurse Coordinator replaced me with another nurse...
    Oct 18, '12
    Forum: School Nurses
  13. Special Needs Child Being Bullied: How can I keep my patient safe?
    Update...I followed everyone's advice. Reported incidents to the proper authorities. Have to say this has turned into one big mess. My student's mother has hired an attorney to fight for my job...
    Oct 18, '12
    Forum: School Nurses
  14. Texas LVN-RN Online
    I see all posts for Lamar State College state that this is a 15 month program. I have completed all but 6 of the BSN prerequisites. Would that shorten the length of the program or would I have to...
    Oct 15, '12
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  15. Distant learning nursing school ethical issue
    This is crazy!!! It is unethical to expect nursing students to lie because an instructor is too lazy to do the job she is being paid to do. The down side of reporting to the BNE is that if this...
    Oct 15, '12
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  16. I am very worried. I am feeling very sick please help
    I don't know if you have found the answers you were looking for but here's my suggestion regarding the depression.If you haven't been diagnosed & treated for the depression, you may want to take your...
    Oct 15, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  17. Special Needs Child Being Bullied: How can I keep my patient safe?
    Should I write a statement for the compliance officer? His tone initially was "as a parent i can understand why you're so upset about this situation". However, during his return call, his tone was...
    Oct 15, '12
    Forum: School Nurses
  18. are there nurses who ACTUALLY care ?
    Sorry you experienced this in your first semester of nursing school but nurses are people just like everyone else. Most of us had a preconceived idea of what nursing should be when we started. Many...
    Oct 15, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. Inspiring College nurse...who's very confused.
    You can take nursing prerequisites at any accredited college. If you know what college you are going to transfer to, call their counselor's office & get a list of the courses you will need. You can...
    Oct 15, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  20. Special Needs Child Being Bullied: How can I keep my patient safe?
    I promise that wasn't a curse word! I guess the moderator thought it was close enough. Sorry if anyone though it was.
    Oct 15, '12
    Forum: School Nurses
  21. Special Needs Child Being Bullied: How can I keep my patient safe?
    I am so ******* upset right now! I hate corporate American policies! My agency returned my call & asked that I write a formal statement for their Compliance Officer because the reason stated for my...
    Oct 15, '12
    Forum: School Nurses
  22. Special Needs Child Being Bullied: How can I keep my patient safe?
    I feel the same way. This is a huge district & from what I've seen on tv, they have a lot unfortunate events going on in their schools. I see the parents crying, school district issues some generic...
    Oct 15, '12
    Forum: School Nurses
  23. Special Needs Child Being Bullied: How can I keep my patient safe?
    That's similar the the aggressor's situation. He curses like a sailor & they say he repeats what he hears. Uh hello! We don't use foul language in the classroom! When he's asked where he heard...
    Oct 15, '12
    Forum: School Nurses
  24. Special Needs Child Being Bullied: How can I keep my patient safe?
    I have no idea who the next person on the ladder would be. Do any of you know who the principal reports to? I thought about the media but I'm sure that really would land me in a world of trouble. ...
    Oct 15, '12
    Forum: School Nurses
  25. Special Needs Child Being Bullied: How can I keep my patient safe?
    Changing schools is not an option for me since I work for an agency and not the school district. My student's condition requires she have constant nursing supervision while at school & treatments...
    Oct 15, '12
    Forum: School Nurses


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