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  1. Respiratory therapy?
    While searching the want ads and hospital employment websites, I have noticed a disturbing trend. It seems that almost all the RT job postings are for "contingent" full time jobs. Has...
    Dec 3, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. RRT questions
    True, but every RT I know who has an advanced degree has one in education or administration. I'm not even sure if any schools offer an advanced degree in the clinical aspects respiratory therapy.
    Aug 2, '05
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. RRT questions
    Maybe a masters in health education or administration.
    Aug 1, '05
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. I'm DO NOT want to go back to finish my last semester!
    You have way too much time and energy invested to quit now. Plus you'd be really upset with yourself if you let the semester start without you. So suck it up and get going. During the boring...
    Aug 19, '04
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  5. Worked in Virgin Islands?
    Never worked there, but when I visited the USVI a few years ago, I was told about a local saying: "Got a pain? Get on a plane."
    Aug 6, '04
    Forum: Nursing in Puerto Rico / US Territories
  6. The Pope and The Rabbi
    "He took out his lunch so I took out mine." :rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl: :rotfl: I almost ruptured a lung, I laughed so hard.
    Jul 31, '04
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  7. I'm experiencing jet-lag, any tips on how to adjust my sleep pattern?
    Wheaties, I just returned from the Philippines too. Enjoyed the visit, but the flight was brutal. For some reason, I just can't fall asleep on an airplane, so I was more than ready to sleep by...
    Jul 3, '04
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. what are you doing with violence in ed?
    The security guards at my facility are legally "special police" with guns, blackjacks, and arrest powers - none of which they hesitate to use. They tend to keep a low profile, but when trouble breaks...
    Feb 25, '04
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  9. Oral Presentation!
    I have never enjoyed giving oral presentations in class either. Here are two tactics I employ. First, just remember that everyone in your class is in the same boat. Second. volunteer to give yours...
    Sep 14, '03
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. no helmet
    I'd enjoy riding without mine too, but the thought of my head hitting the pavement is enough to make me wear it religiously. A buddy of mine, however, never wears one. According to his thinking,...
    Sep 8, '03
    Forum: Colorado Nursing
  11. Nurse Abused In Phoenix area
    While some states have statutes specifically prohibiting the assault of some healthcare workers, it is not a federal offense. But, as a general principle, it is a crime in all states to assault...
    Sep 8, '03
    Forum: Arizona Nursing
  12. Favorites place in Ohio
    Pro football hall of fame in Canton. I think the college football hall of fame is in Mason, near Kings Island.
    Aug 28, '03
    Forum: Ohio Nursing
  13. Nurse Abused In Phoenix area
    :( I certainly hope the nurse files criminal charges. And, unless the patient is judgement proof, sue his stupid a$$.
    Aug 26, '03
    Forum: Arizona Nursing
  14. Questions about male/female tension in the nursing environment
    Words to live by from my former life in the corporate world: "Don't dip your pen in company ink."
    Aug 25, '03
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Informed consent
    If I was a surgeon, I would be absolutey ANAL about having all the i's dotted and the t's crossed where informed consent is concerned. Aside from the fact that the patient deserves to know what the...
    Aug 8, '03
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  16. having funky dreams about school?
    I remember once when my wife changed the bed side radio to the local educational station. When I went to bed I set the clock radio without looking at the station. When it went off in the morning a...
    Aug 4, '03
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. Never thought working in a doc's office would make me gag!!(graphic, for nurses only!
    Jul 21, '03
    Forum: Ambulatory Care Nursing / Clinic Nursing
  18. Going from bad to worse...
    "[A]nd there's nothing in any contract about a teamleader...." ---------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Do you have a union contract that mentions the...
    Jul 19, '03
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. I am a Failure!
    Giggles, Don't EVER think of yourself as a failure. We all have struggles and set backs, strengths and weaknesses, but as mentioned here already, there is more than one way to skin a cat. Many...
    Jul 19, '03
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Chronic Tardiness
    Of course there are good reasons for being late on rare occasions. If a wreck blocks the freeway and you're stuck behind it, what are you going to do except call in a say you'll be there as soon as...
    Jul 19, '03
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  21. Any suggestions on a good resignation letter
    Thats what my Boss told me,they can be liable for slander,so they no longer tell why a person does'nt work there any more.Just the dates they worked there.(The damage of a bad reference is they can...
    Jul 18, '03
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  22. Any suggestions on a good resignation letter
    "They can't give you a Bad reference,because now you can sue them for it.I can't wait to tell my Boss-C-Ya!!!!They can either give a Good Refrence or say yes She worked here,but now She does'nt.They...
    Jul 17, '03
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  23. need some advice
    Telephone Guy, You said that you have been accepted at a "hospital run" nursing school. Is it affiliated with a college or university? What kind of credential does it offer? Diploma? ADN? ...
    Jul 1, '03
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Any conscientious non-vaccinators here?
    klone, Respectfully, what are your objections to vaccines?
    Jun 23, '03
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  25. My grand has prostate ca
    "he wants to remove Pop's testicles." :eek: :eek: :eek: Anyone who can laugh in the face of THAT has courage coming out the wazoo!!! He must be quite a guy!!!
    Jun 5, '03
    Forum: Oncology Nursing

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