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  1. Girl Brain Dead after Tonsillectomy
    Because the family, at this point, does NOT have her best interests at heart. Period. That is a fact, not a judgement. No facility is going to take her with a three week old ET tube, no PEG, etc. It...
    Dec 30, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  2. Girl Brain Dead after Tonsillectomy
    Excuse me, but I was not JUDGING, I stated how I would probably be/feel if that was my precious daughter...I would not be in any shape to be shown on TV station after TV station, interview after...
    Dec 30, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  3. Girl Brain Dead after Tonsillectomy
    Can someone, anyone, tell me what the actual **** CIVIL RIGHTS has to do with this? What a mess...This lawyer needs to stop looking for the eventual payday, book deal, and the inevitable Lifetime...
    Dec 28, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  4. Girl Brain Dead after Tonsillectomy
    A few things: I feel for this family, I truly do and I never want to be in their shoes. I pray that their God gives them the strength to make the right decision for JAHI, not themselves... With that...
    Dec 28, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  5. I think the charge nurse wants me out
    Get a notebook and put it in your CAR, not your bag. Then, document, document, document. Date, time, location, and most importantly: witnesses. Include conversations, snide remarks, behaviors, etc....
    Nov 7, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  6. Where Was The Nurse???
    I just read this on Huff Post and was wondering where were the nurses during all this? I never assume anything about a patient or their family and I think if I was the nurse assisting the docs with...
    Nov 6, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  7. Please help...
    Hoping to transfer to another department (critical care type unit) and am stumped on this resume. I have been working on this and just keep changing things and tweaking it. Any help is...
    Apr 5, '13
    Forum: Nursing Resume Help
  8. Ohio University Online FNP.. can they legally do this?
    Yes, I was talking about UC. The people I know in that program are not happy with it at all. Ohio U is a disaster. A total waste of money, time, and energy...I have gotten no where with them. So,...
    Jan 17, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  9. Almost 4 years, no luck finding nursing job, life destroyed?!
    You need a good attorney girl, one who will fight for what is right. If everything you posted is true and you were fired for those reasons, then it sounds like a lawsuit to me. Gotta love the BON. I...
    Jan 15, '13
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  10. Angry Nurse here!
    Someone on the first pages put that adding a laxitive could be illegal. HOW EXACTLY? IT IS YOUR FOOD, YOUR INGREDIENTS, RIGHT? This happened all the time when I worked in the adult hospital down the...
    Jan 14, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  11. Ohio University Online FNP.. can they legally do this?
    Have you checked into Miami U? I was going to check their website to see what they offer... Haha on the taking us serious part. My original email to them about the grade issues was almost a month...
    Jan 14, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  12. Ohio University Online FNP.. can they legally do this?
    Britt, were you in the program as well? So far this is what has happened over the last week:______________. NOTHING!!! I was informed this evening that the grade was changed...But to what, I have...
    Jan 14, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  13. Ohio University Online FNP.. can they legally do this?
    Sounds fishy to me. I am (was?) enrolled in the program. I started last summer. I had a 3.0 GPA until this last semester. I got a D- in my last class and cannot move on (the class was a total joke,...
    Jan 9, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  14. Tell me about your unit's general attitude & morale...
    I am interested in hearing about the attitude and morale on your unit... Please include the type of unit, types you work with (women/men, noobs/seasoned vets). Thanks.
    Oct 29, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  15. Nurse in Recovery in Ohio
    http://www.nursing-jurisprudence.com/home.html Check out this website/attorney. She specializes in cases involving the Ohio BON. I came across her site while writing a paper. Good Luck with...
    Oct 29, '12
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  16. Useless manager or have I misplaced my backbone?
    I am going to. the thing is, my manager really really needs some help with her ADHD problem. I am being serious. She is a hot mess and I have no idea how they pick these people to be managers. They...
    Apr 7, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  17. No more smoking at work
    You are WRONG in your assumption that it is illegal to smoke or use cannabis in all 50 states. Please review your U.S. history and constitution. If the federal gov't controlled the states, then yes,...
    Apr 7, '12
    Forum: Nursing News
  18. Useless manager or have I misplaced my backbone?
    So a while ago, I was pulled into THE office by my manager. She stated that another nurse came to her and said that I did not respond to a patient emergency because I was too busy "spending time"...
    Apr 6, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. the young eating the old??
    I totally get where you are coming from, in a way anyhow. I have been a nurse (non-stop) for 13 years. I worked on an extremely busy tele/surgical unit for 8 years, did ortho/surgical for a bit,...
    Apr 6, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  20. Why are nurses such back-stabbers?
    So, in other words, you're probably one of those nurses this SIX year old thread is about. Or, you are a new nurse who doesn't understand what she is talking about but used big words to try and sound...
    Feb 20, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  21. Drug seeking patients?
    If the doctor has ordered the medications, I'll give them. Now, if they have a RR of 6 and no pupils, that is another story. Narcotic pain medications have been over prescribed for decades and a lot...
    Feb 10, '12
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  22. Info Please. Anyone know of online schools to become an RN
    I would check out your local large teaching hospitals...most of them have a nursing school. I think you can probably take some of your academic classes online, just depends on the curriculum of the...
    Jan 23, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  23. Ok..vent..advise...dunno
    I'd refuse to work it as it is putting both you and the facility at risk due to the fatigue you're sure to experience trying to work like that. If they don't value your hard work and dedication, then...
    Oct 31, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. How do you cope with work and co-workers:(
    I keep busy. Honestly, I can work my entire shift and not sit down in the nurses station if I want to. The fact of the matter is, we have to be professional. I work with quite a few people that drive...
    Oct 13, '11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  25. Accepted to Frontier Nursing University....WHOOO HOOO
    I am on the fence about applying to Frontier. I work with a couple of people who go there and I have heard some good things, but I heard (just a couple) not so good things, too. Can I ask when you...
    Oct 13, '11
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner


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