Search Results

Search Results Type: Posts; User: HotSpam

From Date
  1. "We owe Nurses Bigtime"
    What an awesome endorsement to nurses! The fact that this gentleman is not in nursing and is not stoking his own fire made his article a delight to read. We should all be thankful of those nurses...
    May 9, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Nat'l Nurses Week(ness)
    I received a private message from TLYNN. Subject: Nat'l Nurses Week -------------------------------------------------- What makes me sick that people think you are so high and mighty. We...
    May 9, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. What my DON said about getting rid of LPN's
    Wow. This really trips me out. Appears some of you are debating. I would like to point out something. Debating a point is only effective when the participants are defined. One is usually...
    May 7, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Find your voice
    I see it keeps creeping up that LPNs and ADNs are not satisfied with the efforts of the ANA. Heck, I can even agree. The ANA might be a good choice for BSNs - but where does that leave the rest of...
    May 6, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. ANA discriminates against LPN/LVN
    Devils advocate... While it is true that the ANA does not represent LPNs and holds BSNs in higher regard than ADNs I do not think that is a bad thing. One of the biggest underlying efforts of...
    May 6, '01
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  6. Nat'l Nurses Week(ness)
    aha, after reviewing your profile I think I found the sore spot. Your a poet!! I didn't mean the attack on poems about nurses personally but it is a good example of what I think is a nurse...
    May 6, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Nat'l Nurses Week(ness)
    TLynn, What part of these posts makes you sick and rather die than be cared for by one of us? Is it the part where I suggest accepting unsafe conditions for patients is a weakness? Perhaps...
    May 6, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Dream Job
    kjmta57 I know of such a place almost. It is a heart center in Miami. The patient room are very sweet too, like nice suites. Very exclusive. Good, Good pay but you have to be really on top...
    May 5, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Nat'l Nurses Week(ness)
    I am surprised I am not taking more heat over this. I was worried it was going to be an unpopular post. It gives me hope for our future that others share similar thoughts. HotSpam
    May 5, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Input please
    I am curious what you all think could or should be done concerning the understaffing issue. When I was the Director of Nursing with a Home Health and Staffing Company I used to tell my nurses,"If...
    May 5, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Peak and Trough levels through central lines
    I haven't seen those type policies in the midwest or Florida. That doesn't mean it is not a good idea though. :-) HotSpam
    May 3, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Nat'l Nurses Week(ness)
    It is my opinion that our celebration of ourselves and public displays of "look at us" are embarrassing. I did a search on Google.com(a popular search engine). Here are the keywords searched and...
    May 3, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Jay Leno's "joke" about nurses
    When you consider the lewd remarks he (and others) makes regularly about lawyers, presidents, etc., I chalk it up to just lewd comedy. I'll give you that it paint us in a bad light but: Lawyers...
    May 3, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. help in organizing a new nursing organization?
    I need to apologize, Just because I didn't take the original post very serious doesn't give me license to be ridiculous. I am sorry for making jokes in the middle of what "should be" a serious...
    May 2, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Patient Advocacy
    I will be serious for a second.... As a bottom line we all want the conditions in our hospitals to be very safe for the patients. I think there is a better way to effect the changes needed than...
    May 2, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Confidentiality
    I know I used to get that a lot too. I still do occasionally with hospice care. I have to say though I am glad you say you deal with it politely. Often people do not know how seriously the...
    May 1, '01
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  17. Drug seeking patients?
    While we are of course curious to know if someone is "drug seeking" it is ultimately the doc's decision what they get, and if they get. Basically, with the exception of the ARNP, we aren't going...
    May 1, '01
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  18. Surviving night shift?
    Wow, I used to work night shift when I was a CNA before becoming an RN and while in nursing school too. I don't know how I did it. But that won't help you. Here are some things I did to help...
    May 1, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. why do you come to this site?
    I come here because I like to think about things and work out problems. It is interesting for me because I have been out of the Hospital for a while and it is nice to stay up on the situation you...
    May 1, '01
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Funny things patients say !
    I have discovered the clue that supports my belief that this is a fake board where bshort is doing all the personalities except for maybe 2 or 3 of us. Perhaps some of you will not believe this,...
    May 1, '01
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  21. HotSpam's query
    huh?
    May 1, '01
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  22. HotSpam's query
    Whoa - slower down mooch. I never said, and besides I am an RN too. So what was your question anyway?
    May 1, '01
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  23. HotSpam's query
    So you have a problem with RN's? You think your the same as me except the initials? You want the same pay cause you do the same work. Why I oughta!!!
    May 1, '01
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  24. HotSpam's query
    So, umm, go ahead with your "query" then. I hope it is a timeless question, like "who is better, an RN or an LPN?".
    May 1, '01
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  25. HotSpam's query
    No, no, no... I meant HotSpam's query - as in his question. Now stop being silly so these folks don't get tired with you already.
    May 1, '01
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes


Top