Search Results

Search Results Type: Posts; User: subee

From Date
  1. What is the proper way to address an RN?
    Yep. It's our title and in public discourse, it's proper and kinda cool. Nothing wrong with this one piece of retro. It's not like wearing a cap or a starched dress or getting out of a chair when...
    Nov 21
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  2. What is the proper way to address an RN?
    And we don't deserve the same respect? If a 30 year old doctor wants to address 65+ me by my first name and insists that I call him "doctor", then I'm feeling dissed. He/she can call me Ms.___,...
    Nov 21
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. What is the proper way to address an RN?
    If a physician makes me call him/her "Doctor___", I insist on being called "Nurse_____.
    Nov 21
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. Scientists have opened the blood-brain barrier for the first time
    And all this time I thought the blood-brain barrier was a green or blue sheet:)
    Nov 12
    Forum: Nursing News
  5. Joan Rivers' doctor snapped selfie, may have caused death with unauthorized biopsy
    Because the doctors at this place were star-struck. If she had been Joan Q. Public, this never would have happened. She would have had the procedure done as an inpatient and intubated during her...
    Nov 12
    Forum: Nursing News
  6. Anyone else regret this?
    You are correct Happy ParamedicRN. This was not a reply to your post (which I liked!). It's not even supposed to be a reply on this thread. Not sure how this happened.
    Nov 6
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  7. BSN Only?  Give me a break!!
    No they are not identical. How can 120 credits be the same as 60 credits?
    Nov 3
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  8. BSN Only?  Give me a break!!
    Would you be willing to share where you went to school? It may be helpful to some of AN's users. And I also "like" your post.
    Nov 3
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  9. Anyone else regret this?
    Perhaps those writing skills you learned in your BSN program will have to come to the fore when you're in grad schools. ALL nurses should have good writing schools - don't know why you resent having...
    Oct 30
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  10. Wolford College Lawsuit Update
    This is excellent news re: Wolford, a throwback to the past. However, did a program open recently in Hartford, Ct. that is MDA owned? I can't imagine that Ct. even needs another program unless...
    Oct 30
    Forum: Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
  11. BS in Psychology
    Psychology is not psychiatry. A psychology degree is great but it is a different science than psychiatry, which is the focus of mental health nursing. If you want to become a psych. nurse...
    Oct 26
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  12. Legal?
    In this month's AJN, there was an article by a student in a DNP program defending the point that academic nurses do not need patient care experience - that we need nursing instructors more than we...
    Oct 22
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  13. BSN burn out..continuing education
    Ah. Autocorrect. My phone is "smart" enough not to do this and I forget it exists! However, the OP is already in a BSN program. You're right, though. No one with a bachelor and associate degree...
    Oct 22
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  14. BSN Only?  Give me a break!!
    Is there something shameful about going to a community college or a junior college? That's exactly what they are - it's just a description. There's nothing inherently shameful about them - at least...
    Oct 21
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  15. Should I take a job that pays less in order to be home at night with my child?
    12 hrs. X 7 days in a row is inhumane. You will burn out fast.
    Oct 20
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  16. CRNA Schools that dont require..
    Not sure why this is here. Samuel Merritt does require a bachelor's in nursing. To the OP: The national certification agency for CRNA's sets the requirement for the bachelor degree in nursing. ...
    Oct 20
    Forum: Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  17. ME results in Joan Rivers
    The Yorkville Endoscopy Center released a press statement in which they admitted to using only anesthesiolgists. The also state that they do not do general anesthesia. Kind of hard to do a vocal...
    Oct 20
    Forum: Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
  18. BSN burn out..continuing education
    [QUOTE=Ginger's Mom;8180492]Diploma nurse who got a non nursing BSN, to get the job I wanted I needed a MSN. I would not bother getting a BSN, go for MSN there are many programs that accept a non...
    Oct 20
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  19. Legal?
    How is one supposed to explain the complexities of possible placebo administration to a confused man who was probably feeling like he couldn't breathe? It would be cruel NOT to give him the saline...
    Oct 20
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  20. BSN Only?  Give me a break!!
    Please. List some schools that will give you a nursing degree in 15 months without a prior degree. Why shouldn't we know about this program that is being investigated and give a favor to people who...
    Oct 20
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  21. Whistleblower, Briana Aguirre
    Where are nurses in short supply? Please post for all the nurses on AN looking for jobs.
    Oct 20
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  22. BSN Only?  Give me a break!!
    Can you tell me some of these accelerated programs that require no previous degree? When you say accelerated, do you means programs that run around 15 months?
    Oct 20
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  23. Nina Pham and/or Amber Vinson
    Oh, anyone who is critical of the government in these two arenas that I used as examples (unemployment rates and OK'ing people in close contact with Ebola patients to fly) means that I am...
    Oct 19
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  24. Program reputation?
    I've seen a hundred posts here on AN from nurses who have earned BSN's from I would consider to be very dubious programs and they're doing just fine. I graduated from an ivy league school and that...
    Oct 18
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  25. For those who have been denied licensure
    Take a deep breath and relax. You're going to do OK. But the wisest thing to do is have a consultation with an employment lawyer. It won't take more than that. I don't know who Mi, interprets...
    Oct 18
    Forum: Nursing Licensure With A Criminal History


Nursing Jobs in every specialty and state. Visit today and Create Job Alerts, Manage Your Resume, and Apply for Jobs.

A Big Thank You To Our Sponsors
Top