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  1. The Truth About Cats and Dogs
    For some people their pet is the only thing that makes their life worthwhile. To take it away, often after they have had it for many year, would be cruel & unacceptable! We look after a cat, a dog,...
    Aug 7, '12
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  2. Stupid things that nurses say
    Love it!! Interesting to read that you can have shared rooms in LTC. These a very much frowned upon in the UK.
    Jun 12, '12
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  3. Stupid things that nurses say
    CNA to patient "Do you want to see the Chiropodist?" Pt was an above knee amputee, both legs!!
    Jun 11, '12
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  4. Recovering travelling nurse with questions
    Hi. I am struggling with the problems that you reported right now. If it's not to much to ask, can you tell me how to go about getting help?
    Jun 11, '12
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  5. What is the hardest subject in the nursing curriculum, in your opinion?
    Oh at last!! Someone with common sense and who thinks like me!! Crush the tabs separately?? Give each med by gastrostomy tube separately and flush with water between each! Where are they all going...
    Jun 11, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. What is the hardest subject in the nursing curriculum, in your opinion?
    Defo neurological system! I never bothered much with anatomy, after all, we are not diagnosing! Apparently, don't quote me & I've no refs. to hand, the neuro. system is still not totally understood!
    Jun 11, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. Down to Sleep
    Oh my, one of the best posts I have ever read. Thank you so much for sharing this with us all. xx
    Jun 9, '12
    Forum: Oncology Nursing
  8. New On Call procedure. Need ideas, suggestions
    What is 'per diem'!!?????
    Jun 2, '12
    Forum: LTC: Directors Nursing / Assistant (DON/ADON)
  9. New On Call procedure. Need ideas, suggestions
    PRN staff can't be an option surely if they don't know the area??!!
    May 31, '12
    Forum: LTC: Directors Nursing / Assistant (DON/ADON)
  10. New On Call procedure. Need ideas, suggestions
    4 of us share the on-call. The 2 senior nurses & 2 of the staff nurses. We are rostered for on call on the days that we work so this does not impinge on our days off. On-call, basically, is for...
    May 31, '12
    Forum: LTC: Directors Nursing / Assistant (DON/ADON)
  11. Does God Make Mistakes?
    Can I just ask how old he was?
    May 1, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. How much of a raise did you get this year?
    What is the hourly rate for RNs in the USA??
    May 1, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. How much of a raise did you get this year?
    Nothing, again!!!
    May 1, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. A Father's Tears
    A beautiful, moving story, so well told. When our daughter died my husband was so numb with grief that he could not even shed a tear. In my own grief I felt his pain as he is an emotional person who...
    May 1, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Is attending a patient's funeral overstepping "the" boundary?
    What a load of rubbish!!!! I am almost a professional mourner after working as a nurse since 1989. We don't attend random funerals but, if I have built up a relationship with a patient, and their...
    Apr 29, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. "Senior Codes"
    OMG!!! My usual day!! So glad to hear from other nurses of my own age!!! We still manage to do a really good job between changing continence pads (our own!!) don't we????
    Apr 27, '12
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  17. Has Nursing hardened you?
    My point exactly!!!!
    Apr 27, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Is attending a patient's funeral overstepping "the" boundary?
    Over the last 20 years plus I have attended every funeral of a patient that I have been able to. So have my colleagues. Go with your own instincts.
    Apr 26, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Has Nursing hardened you?
    I'm now entering my 26th year in nursing & it has not hardened me at all, in fact I get even more emotionally involved with patients than ever! My eyes were opened when I did my training as I...
    Apr 25, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Nurses see us coming for clinical and RUN away from us. Irritating!
    It's always been this way unfortunately! When I trained, '86-89' students worked on the wards as members of staff before the degree route took over &, as so many people feel, the standard of nursing...
    Apr 24, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  21. Navy nurse pulls rocket round out of Marine’s leg
    What a hero!! Whatever he says. I can understand, to some extent however. I'm older than him & know I'm no longer immortal. Better to go helping someone who has their whole life in front of them!...
    Apr 21, '12
    Forum: Nursing News
  22. The latest nursing scrubs..
    Scrub shopping?? Do you have to buy your own??
    Apr 20, '12
    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series
  23. The Journey of Death
    Thank you so much for sharing this. I am crying as I type. I came into nursing partly due to personal loss, bereavement, and, unfortunately, experiences of very bad care given to me & to my...
    Apr 18, '12
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  24. The Journey of Death
    As a cancer patient many years ago I am so grateful for the treatment I was given, but, at the time, I did not realise that I had been damaged. At the age of 32 I had a Pap smear & was told that I...
    Apr 17, '12
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  25. New HIPAA forum
    I agree. My problem is not around giving info. its around getting it! I work in a private Neuro facility. Sometimes our patients have to go to Hospital. We don't like it but we have to deal with it....
    Apr 17, '12
    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements


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