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  1. "Houston we have a problem"  This just got very real
    just got told by a coworker that works perdiem at another hospital in my city. they have a rule out case of ebola. not gonna lie, im kinda scared
    Oct 15
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  2. "Houston we have a problem"  This just got very real
    This whole ebola thing reminds of of when HIV/AIDS became the new emerging disease. Except in the case of ebola, death can occur in as little as a week once symptoms kick in. My co-workers and I...
    Oct 13
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  3. Continuing Education While On A Cruise
    Took your advice saw my tax professional. Its legal, there is a whole industry that provides such services.
    Oct 2
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Business Brainstorm
    I dont want my side business to be nursing or medical related. Can you please share how you got into real estate I am very intrigued. How do you get started?
    Sep 30
    Forum: Entrepreneurs in Nursing
  5. Nurses Masquerading As Doctors (INSULTING)
    Lol, yeah its not the greatest place to work. The pay is high but at a very high cost in terms of staff satisfaction. That is why I am exploring other avenues. This is a segway into the business side...
    Aug 18
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  6. Nurses Masquerading As Doctors (INSULTING)
    My facility is not the only one in town. However, it is the only one that the target demographics able to "afford". The state reimbursement program many are enrolled in are not accepted by the other...
    Aug 18
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  7. Nurses Masquerading As Doctors (INSULTING)
    If this gamble works, I imagine a director will be getting a sizeable bonus. However, I don't think their bonus will even come close to what the CEO makes. For now it is a wait and see.
    Aug 18
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  8. All Men Shift
    I am amazed at how difficult it is to post some good news regarding my work experience in the Men In Nursing Forum. Once again I just wanted to share my good experience with some Bros. Cant share...
    Aug 18
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  9. Does any one work in a unionized facility
    1. Benefits of Unionization: Research has shown unionized work places have better benefits and pay when compared to a non-union hospital in the same area. I also did my own comparison, I get paid...
    Aug 14
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  10. All Men Shift
    Lol, fiance is at her sisters house for the past few days. A man can only let the litter box stink for so long until he goes nuts.
    Aug 14
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  11. Nurses Masquerading As Doctors (INSULTING)
    I am not trolling, I am legitimately asking these questions, here is the reason why. I recently volunteered to be part of a Community Outreach and Streamline Committee. Figured I could get some...
    Aug 14
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  12. All Men Shift
    Oh my god, I just wanted to share some good news about having a great day at work with an all male crew. All of a sudden it turns into a "med suck or women suck thread". Seriously I wanted to...
    Aug 14
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  13. Nurses Masquerading As Doctors (INSULTING)
    I understand if you have a PhD, you are entitled to be called "Doctor". The clarification I am looking for is if an NP with a masters degree worked in a clinical setting that allows NPs to be...
    Aug 13
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  14. All Men Shift
    I am not joking, we RNs mop floors. My hospital fired all the CNAs, and cut back to one janitor at night. RNs in my hospital have picked up all the duties the janitor used to do, all to save the...
    Aug 13
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  15. Nurses Masquerading As Doctors (INSULTING)
    The article has some valid points. I personally feel better when I go see my primary care provider. My MD has had more training, education and experience. I do not feel the same level of security...
    Aug 13
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  16. All Men Shift
    I noticed a huge difference in the past month in regards to the unit culture when we had an all male shift this past month. When working with all males, the shift just seems way way better. The...
    Aug 12
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  17. Do Nurses Earn Big Money? You Decide.
    CNA Carla is reliant on government asisstance. Her government subsidized living allows her to have many things paid for by others. RN Carla is not reliant on government assistance. Her larger...
    Aug 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Business Brainstorm
    My main goal is to learn how to start and run a small business, I really like the idea of being my own boss. I have a lot of experience in training and education. I have great communication and I am...
    Aug 11
    Forum: Entrepreneurs in Nursing
  19. Business Brainstorm
    I need the help of Allnurses to brainstorm with me here. What would be some ideas for a non-bedside/patient care business? I was already looking at Legal Nurse Consulting, if any one has some...
    Aug 10
    Forum: Entrepreneurs in Nursing
  20. Stop the (Deskilling) Merry-Go-Round, I Want to Get OFF!
    Yeah I do need a change. I have spent enough time at bedside in various positions in my hospital to see the trend. At some point each working person is going to have to choose a side. There is...
    Jul 26
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  21. Stop the (Deskilling) Merry-Go-Round, I Want to Get OFF!
    AMEN!!!! Dear lord the University training program is unrealistic to what a bed side RN has to do in acute care. For some reason two universities that show up at my hospital send their students...
    Jul 26
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  22. Surrendering RN Scope!
    AGREED. I find it strange that we are also tied to room charge like houskeeping. Even RTs and PTs charge per procedure. Unless nursing at bedside can take charge of their own financials, we will...
    Jul 17
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  23. Surrendering RN Scope!
    In order to maintain my own sanity I have come to terms with the reality of nursing. Focus on getting the paperwork right, and make the hospital money. If you get those two things right, you will...
    Jul 16
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  24. Surrendering RN Scope!
    Dietary evaluates calorie intake, Speech Therapy does swallow eval and the MDs just sign off on their reccomendation. I have enough on my plate as it is. Electronic charting has increased my...
    Jul 15
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  25. Continuing Education While On A Cruise
    I want to know who has done this and how much of the total cost was able to be written off as a work expense or some kind of tax credit or write off. Please if you have done this before I want your...
    Jun 22
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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