Search Results

Search Results Type: Posts; User: miss arron

From Date
  1. Leveling art line to tragus for cpp???
    I'm a year or two late on this thread, but I found it so interesting.... I've worked in two ICU's that have had neuro patients and both places have leveled the art at the phlebostatic axis and...
    Jun 11, '13
    Forum: Neuro Intensive Care Nursing
  2. "Capped Care" in the ICU
    sounds similar to what we called "no escalation" on my old unit. ie: yes we will continue the pressors at the current level they are at but will not add a new one or turn up what we have, or no we...
    Jun 9, '11
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  3. Single Use Leads
    I just started in a new hospital where they use them and I think it's a great idea. Does anyone out there know how long they are good for? I had a patient tonite that's been here for just about a...
    Jun 9, '11
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  4. Intubated Pt's Using Bedside Comodes
    The majority of intubated patients I've had would yank that tube out the second the restraint is loosened let alone if attempted to get them up to a bedside commode, or desat the second you lower the...
    Apr 4, '11
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  5. Do you get a lunch break?
    at one of my jobs i almost always get a lunch break, at the other almost never. at the one where i do get a break, we take a full hour b/c chances are you won't get away on 3 seperate occassions...
    Apr 4, '11
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  6. OHIO Nurses what part of Ohio are you from and what kind of nurse are you/will you be
    i'll be working in cleveland as a surgical icu nurse and i couldn't be more excited to get started :anpom:
    Jun 10, '09
    Forum: Ohio Nursing
  7. saliva vs. serum
    my sister went to a new doctor recently and he ordered some lab tests for her, but not serum, saliva. i have no experience with saliva testing so i was skeptical. i tried doing some research online...
    Dec 5, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Working 7p-7a
    i work as a nurse tech on the 7p to 7a shift and i hope to find a job in the same shift when i graduate in may..... you couldn't pay me enought to work days....
    Nov 29, '08
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  9. Full-time student. Is there time for a part-time job?
    if you need to work, you'll find a way i worked part-time through my first year (24+) hours a week and my grades were very good you can do it, you just need keep somewhat organized
    Jul 27, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. RN program graduate and working as LPN
    i didn't think you could practice as an LPN if you held an RN license
    Apr 22, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  11. TEAS Results??????
    not sure.... i take all my ati's (teas included online) check www.atitesting.com they should have some info on there are at least a number you can call to get the info
    Dec 16, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. NO Pinning Ceremony for US! VENT!!!
    sorry to hear that.... i'm really looking forward to having a pinning ceremony when i finish and i would be super ****** as well if we didn't have one
    Dec 16, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. It is now my turn to say....
    Congrats!
    Dec 16, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. Nurses not responding fast enough-VENT
    my bf had a similar problem with an IV this spring... it had been in for 5 days and had definitely infiltrated (unfortunately i wasn't in nursing school then and didn't recognize it)... anywho, our...
    Dec 16, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Dimensional Analysis Math Problems Website For Nursing Math
    i <3 dimensional analysis
    Dec 15, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  16. ER or ICU for new grad or student?
    many hospitals take on new grads in the icu and er... they typically have a very long orientation period to get you up to speed.... i personally want to be in the nicu, and i'm going for it...
    Dec 15, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. Rules for Rounding
    my method: gtt and insulin are whole (duh) tablets are either whole or half values (ie 2 tablets or 3.5 tablets, never 3.4 tabs, 0.7 tabs, etc) adults - round to 10th peds - round to 100th
    Dec 15, '07
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  18. University Of St Francis-fort Wayne, In
    i go to ivy tech, but i can tell you the rumor i've heard: if you can afford tuition, you're in
    Dec 15, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  19. Things you would LOVE to say to your nursing instructors...
    to my med-surg instructor: 1. learn to do math 2. i can read notes just fine on my own, if all you are going to do is read from your notes, i'm not wasting my time coming to your lecture ...
    Dec 15, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. What's everyone doing with their winter break?
    catch on cleaning, sleeping, and drinking hopefully visit some long lost friends start my new job as a nurse tech! start prepping for ob/peds and eat..... alot!!!
    Dec 15, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  21. Ultrafiltration (dialysis question)
    filtration is a pressure driven process osmosis is a concentration driven process
    Aug 10, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  22. Weird, Odd Nurses Behavior.....
    1. food cannot touch (i had no idea there were so many of us) 2. i am completely disturbed by hair not attached to a body, i have to use a lint roller after i hold on of my guinea pigs, and i...
    Aug 8, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. called me  a maid
    rofl :roll
    Aug 8, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Medication Tech Training
    i'm starting my nursing program in the fall and am waiting to here back from a a group home for MRDD about starting work there while in school. if hired we have 2 training sessions and then i...
    Aug 7, '07
    Forum: Developmental Disabilities
  25. Counting Down the Days...
    i think this thread should be called counting down the seconds... goodness :) i'm starting the week of the 20th too and i just got all my books last night and my uniform... i just need the basic...
    Aug 7, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Student


Top