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  1. Conflict of interest...
    If you are starting a business that will ultimately be a competitor for future clients I don't think it matters if it is technically a conflict of interest or not. I honestly don't know of any...
    2:02 am
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  2. Today I took the NCLEX PN...
    Well even if it isn't official yet, Congrats! Thanks for sharing your tips, too!
    Jul 21
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  3. Sure to get flamed for this
    I think so, tnt! :up: It was an interesting time in nursing due to the resurgent feminist movement, oh my! There would have been no giving up of chairs for doctors for me either . . .
    Jul 20
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. Sure to get flamed for this
    I appreciate where you are coming from (an expression that will instantly date me to the seventies when I was first licensed :-)) but I do disagree with your assessment of what things were like...
    Jul 20
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. oh, you were just laying down?
    Gotta love Private Duty. That is all. :dzed:
    Jul 20
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  6. Bsn programs are harder than Adn
    When you titled your thread: "Bsn programs are harder than adn". I'm not upset. I made no claims about my education. I just asked you how you arrived at your statement (a declaration is just...
    Jul 19
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. Bsn programs are harder than Adn
    To the OP -- What confuses me is that the declaration "bsn programs are harder than adn programs" seems to be based on a conversation you had with a few of your friends. If that assumption is...
    Jul 19
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. Suspended until further notice
    I'm really sorry that happened to you. You sound like a very diligent person. If you are otherwise an employee in good standing I would just suggest you be forthright with the facts as you know...
    Jul 19
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  9. What "near drowning" looks like and a story
    I took care of an 14 mo old near-drowning for a long time years ago as well. The child was finally discharged home I happened to be the one who walked them out. The mom told me next time we saw...
    Jul 18
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  10. Bsn programs are harder than Adn
    The length of a course doesn't necessarily mean it's harder. You can drag things out to the point of painfulness. I believe someone mentioned here that they had a one-semester course just covering...
    Jul 18
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  11. Is anyone else bothered by this?  You should be
    Yes, I believe he is referring to the "concurrency issue" with foreign-trained nurses such as the Phillipines. Completely separate issue from individual state CEUs. My feeling is that good...
    Jul 17
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Colorado teen pregnancy rate drops 40% in 4 years
    That is great! Hopefully this success will lead to expanding of programs like that in other states. :up:
    Jul 17
    Forum: Nursing News
  13. Sure to get flamed for this
    My two "true bullies" also had relationships with management they felt gave them a protective coating to indiscriminately abuse other people. They are people who just aren't right in the head and...
    Jul 16
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  14. A heartfelt thank you to the Allnurses community (Passed Nclex)
    Congrats!!! :balloons:
    Jul 16
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  15. LPN making 70,000 a year
    I love encouraging posts like these and I certainly agree that the bedside care experience helps a lot in the RN program. I do tend to shy away from generalizations about LPNs "running circles...
    Jul 15
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  16. State of Shock (passed NCLEX with 75 Questions...1st Time)
    Wow, congratulations! You are certainly an example of "eyes on the prize" with all the hardship you went through!
    Jul 15
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  17. LPN'S are not going anywhere!
    There are a lot of people who don't have the time or money to do the BSN all at once. There are so many options for bridge programs once you are an LPN or an ADN that the number of nurses who have...
    Jul 15
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  18. gfs scrubs are kinda see through
    Yes, tight scrub pants are not the norm at all, especially if they are see-through, she wears a thong and she's already got attention from frisky old men.
    Jul 15
    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  19. Sure to get flamed for this
    I form impressions about a lot of people on this board who either have been here for a long time or have a large number of posts. I don't think, based on many of the exchanges between people on...
    Jul 14
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  20. Sure to get flamed for this
    We've also had a spate of over-the-top threads about grade-fixing and abuse in nursing that overstate the issues in an effort to stir the pot which tends to have a polarizing effect on people. I...
    Jul 13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  21. Nurses are Not Doctors
    I don't know one single competent MD who would spend their precious time on this earth working out their anger issues on a nursing forum instead of simply living their life as a not-nurse. If...
    Jul 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. "Likes" define my value
    I hate the reputation system. They used it on one of the online game forums (real controversial stuff about gnomes and clearing imaginary woodland). If someone made a complaint about the game a...
    Jul 11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. I'm an RN!!!passed in 75 ques! PVT still works...my tips!
    Congrats and thank you for sharing your experiences!
    Jul 11
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  24. HIPAA violation?
    It doesn't seem to matter much to hospitals if a breach is technically a HIPAA violation or not. The actual definition of HIPAA refers to the transmission of electronic medical records. They are...
    Jul 10
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  25. ADN Nurses Being Forced to go Back to School?
    And paying for family therapy due to strife related to spending children's college funds/retirement nest eggs on the degree.
    Jul 10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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