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  1. The Top 10 Things I Loved About Nursing
    Well done
    Jan 7
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  2. wording for case study
    I am a WOCN student, working for a hospice while I study for the wound care cert. I have a paper, which is the first for the course. I have the requirements below. We are not to repeat back the...
    Aug 21, '13
    Forum: Wound / Ostomy / Continence Nursing
  3. Is providing continuous home care required?
    I know I asked about this before, but my question here is very specific. We have actually opened the dialogue about this benefit, here at my hospice, which is a huge step forward! I am told that it...
    Apr 14, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  4. Burnt out and struggling emotionally
    I usually go to nursing homes and independent living. I have a very kind team leader, albeit a little mousy. But anyway, I once took a home patient as they were close to home and I live far away. We...
    Mar 27, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  5. Inpatient center patient load
    We have a small hospice, not considered inpatient because it is so small. But we have 6 beds and 1 nurse, 2 aides
    Mar 27, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  6. Computers, Home Charting and Internet Access
    Is your charting software relatively new and easy to use? yes 2) Software company (McKesson, Cerner, etc)? Suncoast 3) Are you using laptops, ipads, or android pads? Nurses use laptops,...
    Mar 27, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  7. no provision for continuous home care
    I understand. We are cutting back supplies and what we provide. Now our referrals are down. They want us to help "market". I think they have a double edged sword here. The facilities want low air...
    Mar 27, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  8. no provision for continuous home care
    Not the norm around here. However, there are some hospices that do, just not many.
    Mar 27, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  9. no provision for continuous home care
    Btw we never paid for antibiotics or any drug not related to hospice diagnosis
    Feb 7, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  10. no provision for continuous home care
    I am relieved to not be alone. Problem is, out hospice is supposed to be "the best " it is out slogan. Our reputation has been good. But yet when people need this service they are referred to...
    Feb 7, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  11. no provision for continuous home care
    I have a patient with intractable terminal agitation. The family does not want to use respite, as they want to keep them at home. They do not want to hire caregivers because of liability concerns....
    Feb 5, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  12. mandation being used despite passage of law banning....
    she has two weeks and I told her to wait...she will be more protected with FMLA and the overtime law then
    May 27, '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  13. mandation being used despite passage of law banning....
    This bill was signed into practice in 2009. I have not really heard of anyone going ahead an mandating since...until now. My former student works for a facility that uses mandation and tells the...
    May 27, '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  14. New educator feeling a little discouraged
    I taught clinical nursing for 8 years and loved it. I was not mentored either. Weird huh? I was laid off and I miss it terribly. You don't know what you have until it's gone. Now there are no nursing...
    May 23, '12
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  15. how do your organize your "stuff"?
    thanks for the input. I didn't really think of all those considerations. I appreciate all the thought you put into your answer. I will check out the suggestions. Thanks again!
    May 23, '12
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  16. how do your organize your "stuff"?
    I am new to home health (hospice). I am an avid scrapbooker who attends several retreats/crops each year,(bear with me, they are related) and there is soooo much stuff to cart around. It is always...
    May 20, '12
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  17. consultant on TV show would be cool
    Does anyone remember the plot of Nip/Tuck where the docs start working as consultants on a medical drama? I noticed on Nurse Jackie that they have a consultant by the name of Jenifer Cady BSN,RN....
    May 30, '11
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  18. non-clinical nursing research?
    Personally I teach now in an LPN program. I am "doing my time" and really do enjoy the clinical part. However, my goal after I get my MSN is to go on for my doctorate and teach online...hopefully I...
    May 30, '11
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  19. Professional relationship issues
    :rolleyes:as we all know, a large part of being nurse involves conflict with other professionals. my students recently witnessed some incivility with the unit secretary. when this ocurred, a student...
    Apr 3, '11
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  20. Where is there money for  faculty to return to school?
    Glad I re checked this thread. I will keep an eye on the funding through AACN
    Dec 28, '09
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  21. Where is there money for  faculty to return to school?
    It sounds like I am going to the wrong school, and that the schools help the most
    Jul 20, '09
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  22. critical thinking examples
    I guess the trouble with the examples is this: in our curriculum, there are two different anecdotes they need to do. One is correlating theory with clinical and the other is critical thinking. They...
    Jul 20, '09
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  23. Where is there money for  faculty to return to school?
    Hello, I am a part time PN program clinical instructor. My school only pays the full time faculty to go get their MSN. I don't know how they think the part timer's can ever go full time if they...
    Jul 17, '09
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  24. critical thinking examples
    I teach part time in a PN program. One of the objectives is critical thinking. The students always ask for an example of critical thinking. Since starting my MSN program, I realize this is a loaded...
    Jul 17, '09
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  25. Drug addicted patient at a nursing home and only 46 years old
    All good posts. Don't forget the basics and monitor her respirations and other for other side effects, such as itching, pinned pupils etc. These indicate opiate toxicity and we actually had a patient...
    Jul 10, '09
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing


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