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  1. Post Fall Neuro Checks
    We do neurochecks immediately after unwitnessed fall, then every hour for eight hours and qshift for 72 hours.
    Dec 8, '12
    Forum: LTC: Directors Nursing / Assistant
  2. Being a nurse is hard
    She is a new grad, with excellent grades. She didn't even stick it out a month. It took me six months when I graduated to feel like a "real" nurse. I encouraged her to stick it out, it would get...
    Nov 5, '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  3. Just got sold
    I was recently promoted to ADON in the LTC facility that I work in. I have been doing the job since July. I really enjoy it and feel that I am getting the hang of everything. I just found out that...
    Nov 4, '12
    Forum: LTC: Directors Nursing / Assistant
  4. How do you keep your faith in LTC?
    I believe that the nurses and activities needs to work together to help the residents quality of life. It's little things like changing g- tube feeding times so the resident can go to activities to...
    Nov 4, '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  5. Need advice
    I have worked in a Rehab hospital. The patients have to be stable enough not to need IVs, or a lot of treatments in order to do PT/OT. I work in a NH full time and I feel that my skills are being...
    Nov 4, '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  6. Is this Safe?  Census: 45 / ID Bands: 0 / # of Nurses: 1
    In LTC dignity is very important. The CNAs know the residents better than anyone. They are your eyes and ears in LTC because they do all the bathing, changing, and feeding for the most part. ...
    Nov 3, '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  7. Being a nurse is hard
    I am frustrated because I recommended a friend who just finished nursing school for a job where I work. She says that it is too hard and she is quitting. I really don't know where a nurse can work...
    Nov 3, '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing


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