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  1. Transition of Care - how are you doing it??
    I can speak to this from the PCP end. We are able to run a daily report of our clinic's patients who were discharged from our main hospital the day prior. One nurse runs the report daily. We...
    Oct 20
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  2. Nurses, Say Thank You to Ebola Nurses, Patients, Those Speaking Out
    Nina and Amber Joy, get well soon! Sending prayers and healing thoughts. Thanks for your bravery in the face of this terrifying virus and providing care to Mr. Duncan.
    Oct 20
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  3. Help Needed: Informatics RN Needed
    I pm'd you but realized that with only 13 posts, you would not be able to pm a response. If you still need an interviewee I think I can help you.
    Oct 20
    Forum: Nursing Informatics
  4. Should I take a job that pays less in order to be home at night with my child?
    A patient population you love...hours that make sense with your life vs those that don't...reasonable commute vs. Hour each way (how much is that commute costing you?) Seems like a simple decision to...
    Oct 20
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  5. Should I take a job that pays less in order to be home at night with my child?
    TraumaRUs is an APN with a nephrology group, she might be able to help you.
    Oct 19
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  6. Easy way to share audio files?
    Audio Memos allows me to email files easily, but I'm not sure how large of a file it can handle.
    Oct 19
    Forum: Mobile Apps For Nurses
  7. Nina Pham and/or Amber Vinson
    I have nothing but prayers and support for Nina and Amber. They are heroes, in my book. I hope you are reading this and staying strong. This is unprecedented in the US, certainly interesting times...
    Oct 18
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  8. Here's How the CDC Director Protects Himself from Ebola (But Not Nurses)
    THIS^^^ x 1,000,000.
    Oct 17
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  9. Pt. Education Poster Ideas
    What about stress reduction, sleep hygiene, chair exercise...I'm a CDE and no patient wants to hear about "diabetic diet" but these are things people patients are interested in.
    Oct 14
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  10. if I want to get into mental health should I become a psych nurse?
    Why not? Psych NP's are definitely needed. Go for it.
    Oct 14
    Forum: Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
  11. Newbies Who Want to Pay ZERO Dues Schedule-Wise
    Really? I thought everyone knew that the hospital is staffed 24/7 including Christmas.
    Oct 14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Educate me about LinkedIn - please!
    LinkedIn is kind of a nice tool (although I use Facebook for what LinkedIn thinks it's for...networking and the like). It is like having a public resume. I've been legitimately contacted and gotten...
    Oct 6
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  13. Finally had the inevitable
    This sounds like it might be PTSD, even if you are physically unharmed you might have this effect. Take care of yourself.
    Oct 1
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  14. need help with personal statement for FNP program
    Agreed with the above poster. I think overall you convey very well your passion, background, and rationale for pursuing FNP. Two phrases that struck me "emotionally" as being possibly offensive to...
    Oct 1
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  15. White pants concerns
    Flesh-toned is the only way to go IMHO for wearing underneath white pants. There is a fairly recent thread about this in one of other sections. They do make lots of colors for women...if you have...
    Sep 30
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  16. can I be a cns at sjsu?
    Based on a cursory look at the school's web site, the program at SJSU looks like their MSN might be a CNL program. It states "The curriculum develops specialists in advanced nursing practice, with...
    Sep 27
    Forum: Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS)
  17. How do you say "diabetes"?
    I hear professionals and experts in the field pronounce it both ways. I prefer to say it the first way. "die-ya-bee-teez"
    Sep 27
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. some people might not like this, but I though it was funny...
    Only if she is a Refrigerator Mother.
    Sep 27
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  19. Different Nursing Leadership Styles
    Complexity leadership needs to be on the list too! It's well-suited to healthcare and its constant change.
    Sep 25
    Forum: Nurse Management
  20. PEDS CNS exam to be retired Dec 2015
    TraumaRUs, I'm in Wisconsin. It's a weird time. CNS used to be "senior nurses," now everything seems to be about the CNL, at least on paper. I haven't seen any CNL positions though, and many...
    Sep 25
    Forum: Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS)
  21. PEDS CNS exam to be retired Dec 2015
    Since I'm graduating in a few months I've been watching the job boards closely and our regional pediatric hospital has several CNS positions available. Clearly there is some demand for the role.
    Sep 25
    Forum: Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS)
  22. If I hear this one more time, I'm going to lose it!!
    Well, expert opinion is the lowest-rated evidence for EBP...and then only if it is an expert consensus.
    Sep 23
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  23. Healthy Snacks
    I just keep dry bulk snacks in my desk- almonds, granola bars, etc- so I always have something on hand.
    Sep 23
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Why does this man's personality change instantly
    I doubt it- probably just an immature poster who is sad that we are not offering hugs and ice cream.
    Sep 23
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  25. If I hear this one more time, I'm going to lose it!!
    I think this is something of a regional thing- some areas of the US are earlier adopters of best practice, and some are more "this is the way we've always done it."
    Sep 22
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations


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