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  1. New job: "Don't worry about following the MAR" & other scary stuff
    wow...I could have written this post myself 3 months ago! New nurse, at LTC facility on Days with 30+ residents to myself. I had 6 days of orientation where I was told to give insulin in the hallways...
    Jul 20, '13
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  2. New students
    Congrats on starting school! I am set to graduate this Dec. with my ADN. Nursing school is tough..mostly because so much of your life has to be devoted to it. Get organized. Buy binders, notecards,...
    Jul 1, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  3. LTC nurse:patient ratios
    I am an LPN in LTC with a day shift pt ratio of 1nurse to 38 residents. It is the most BS thing I have ever seen. I've worked in LTC for a while and usual the nurse to pt ratio is about 1:20 which is...
    Jun 5, '13
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  4. conscious sedation reversals
    For Versed and Fentanyl reversal meds (narcan and flumazenil) what types of patients would we never use these for? For Flumazenil is it in patients with seizure risks? Thanks :)
    Mar 6, '13
    Forum: Gastroenterology Nursing
  5. I think I am severely Depressed...Is this normal?
    Unfortunately Nursing School is an entirely different animal than other types of schooling, especially HS! I'm in my 3rd semester (ADN program) and have seen so many intelligent hard workers fail...
    Feb 6, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. To Study or not to Study?
    I am taking my PN boards in 2 weeks and I'm thinking I'm not studying much before hand either. I'm glad to hear that worked for you! I think if you know it, you know. I tend to do well on tests in...
    Feb 6, '13
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  7. approval from BON!!!
    I just wanted to leave a message of hope for anyone out there who is freaking out over an old criminal record (possession of drug paraphenalia) and being denied by the state board. 15 years ago I was...
    Jan 16, '13
    Forum: Nursing Licensure With A Criminal History