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  1. Any good GI resources?
    Try the www.sgna.org web site, this is the professional organization for gastroentology nurses and assistants.
    Dec 6, '03
    Forum: Gastroenterology Nursing
  2. Hospital vs Freestanding GI Unit staffing?
    There isn't an easy answer to this problem and it will probably get worse before it gets better. We lost about 30% of our OPs when 2 new centers opened within spitting distance of the hospital. Your...
    Dec 6, '03
    Forum: Gastroenterology Nursing
  3. CNA in Gastroenterology
    We have 5 Endo Techs in our unit, 3 to assist the docs with procedures and 2 are scope processing technicians. I have worked with endo techs for the last 14 years and think they are valuable part of...
    Jun 6, '03
    Forum: Gastroenterology Nursing
  4. Endoscopy and Call
    We average call one weekend a month and one night a week. Beeper pay $3.65/hour with time an half if called in. Saturday is a regular work day and we average between 2 - 3 OP and as many IP as need...
    Mar 17, '03
    Forum: Gastroenterology Nursing
  5. websites
    Try www.sgna.org This the official GI website, some of it can be accessed by anyone, most of it you need to belong to SGNA. If you are representing yourself as a consultant for GI area then you...
    Mar 17, '03
    Forum: Gastroenterology Nursing
  6. March 26
    What are other units doing for GI nurses and associates day this year in March? Is anyone doing anything special for Colorectal cancer awareness month?
    Feb 7, '03
    Forum: Gastroenterology Nursing
  7. Clostridium Difficiel
    Could someone from this specialty help me - I am a GI Manager with around 350 to 400 patients per month - with our C. Diff. patients. They come from the floor or as an OP to our unit and are playing...
    Jan 28, '03
    Forum: Infectious Disease Nursing
  8. Clostridium Difficeil
    What are other hospital based Endo units doing for C-diff patients? How strict is your IC dept.? Do you recover in the procedure room? Any policies would be appreciated.
    Jan 28, '03
    Forum: Gastroenterology Nursing
  9. Capnography
    I work in GI and have considered using capnography but so far have not. Ask the company vendor for an inservice or contact a CRNA or Anesthesiologist.
    Jan 24, '03
    Forum: Gastroenterology Nursing
  10. A few questions ???
    In our unit we allow techs to spray the throat and push the epi., etc. under the direction of the physcian and the RN. They have competencies and are very capable. We love our techs. in our...
    Oct 30, '02
    Forum: Gastroenterology Nursing
  11. endoscope numeric markings
    1. Go to www.sgna.org That's stands for the Society of GI Nurses and Assiociates. There is lots of info for new Endo nurses there. 2. Start asking the docs where they are and look at the numbers,...
    Sep 15, '02
    Forum: Gastroenterology Nursing
  12. Clumsiest moment?
    Going back to the office from a meeting, I tripped walking up a curb with an arm load full of binders, fell on my elbow, (fractured it, had to have pins and plate), right in front of the CEO, who...
    Sep 4, '02
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. How much does an RN can approximately make annually?
    Clearwater FL. New grads = $17 ADN, $17.50 BSN
    Sep 2, '02
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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