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  1. Everyone Won't Succeed. And That's Okay!
    As a college grad, you are correct. :)
    Apr 17
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  2. No More Overtime!
    ND: Yes, when I was a police officer, I dealt with many administrators and dingbat managers who were afraid of their own shadow. You would think as cheap as Davita happens to be, they would be...
    Apr 13
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  3. Abandoned patients
    And you wonder why dialysis patients feel like they are treated like garbage????
    Apr 13
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  4. Abandoned patients
    If I was the secretary, there would have been a phone call to all of the media outlets in my major metro area and I would be perfectly capable of making them look like scum. I would be happy to do...
    Apr 13
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  5. Abandoned patients
    You are correct, :) ND
    Apr 13
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  6. Abandoned patients
    As a former police officer, good luck with trying to hit someone on dialysis with a trespassing charge. Read this: The Ohio statutes on criminal trespassing say that no person may remain on...
    Apr 13
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  7. Thirst-Something To Think About
    With 6 night/week NHHD, it isnít like that at all Ö 1. Imagine dialyzing (but while you sleep) Ö for 8-9 hrs out of every 24 hrs As NHHD is for 8-9 hours and not just 4, there more...
    Apr 2
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  8. Thirst-Something To Think About
    Yes, 3 times per week is not enough. Indiana University would argue that the bare minimum should be 5 days per week. Based on seven and half years on dialysis, I would have to agree with that...
    Apr 2
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  9. Starting a new job at Hemodialysis Floor
    Good post, ArtClassRN :) As a Nocturnal Home Dialysis patient, My advice is to treat the patients with respect and ask them what they want, clearly state choices and what the result of that choice...
    Apr 2
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  10. What should EVERY nurse know about Dialysis
    It is just like the people who cry about slavery, bashing Europeans while using European moral standards.
    Mar 30
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  11. What should EVERY nurse know about Dialysis
    In every situation on this earth, there are costs and benefits. Clearly, you see the benefits but are unaware of the costs. In the 19th century, housing reformers were appalled by the housing...
    Mar 30
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  12. Everyone Won't Succeed. And That's Okay!
    Many high skill blue collar positions earn more in income than a number of college degree holders.
    Mar 29
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. Everyone Won't Succeed. And That's Okay!
    Yes, you are correct :) Yes, cell phones and other material goods should be included.
    Mar 29
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. What should EVERY nurse know about Dialysis
    Yes, Chisca, not every dialysis patient follows the book. :) Now, it is time to set up my machine for my nightly Nocturnal dialysis and I need to go to the local grocery store for some low sugar...
    Mar 29
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  15. Anyone familiar with DCI?
    HUG, thank you :)
    Mar 29
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  16. What should EVERY nurse know about Dialysis
    No, I do NOT call the on-call RN in the middle of night. I call them during the standard work day. Trust me, I know how much I hated that as a police officer.
    Mar 29
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  17. What should EVERY nurse know about Dialysis
    Yes, Katherine, you are right, it is amazing at times.
    Mar 29
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  18. What should EVERY nurse know about Dialysis
    As a dialysis patient, 99 percent of this information is true, but, not always. I have very low potassium and calcium levels. Even when I was In-Center, I had to take potassium and calcium...
    Mar 29
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  19. Indiana University Nursing vs Davita Management of Nursing
    MadWife: I would be blessed to have you as my Nurse and I really do love Nurses. As I stated before, most of my family is in Nursing. I know and understand that the Nursing staff does not set or...
    Mar 20
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  20. Indiana University Nursing vs Davita Management of Nursing
    Not making enough money, yet? Saudi Arabia Spends Over $500 Million Outsourcing Kidney Dialysis Saudi Arabia Spends Over $500 Million Outsourcing Kidney Dialysis - Middle East Real Time...
    Mar 19
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  21. Indiana University Nursing vs Davita Management of Nursing
    Poor lifestyle choices??? The cause of diabetes is unknown, according to Johns Hopkins and the Mayo Clinic. Often, I see the same medical personnel who are critical of "poor lifestyle choices"...
    Mar 19
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  22. Indiana University Nursing vs Davita Management of Nursing
    I would have to see the stats, but, it would not surprise me. For profit places like Davita and Fresenius have much higher costs in the long-term, because of the required costs of hospital stays...
    Mar 18
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  23. Indiana University Nursing vs Davita Management of Nursing
    The transplant process is very hypocritical. If someone needs a transplant, their wallet is scanned for funds to perform so the hospital can profit to the average tune of $250,000. Yet, the same...
    Mar 18
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  24. Late patients
    Yes, this is what I have been asking for, treat dialysis patients like adults, not babies or infants. Yes, sometimes, in my area, they will be late, because I live in a big metro county and people...
    Dec 7, '13
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  25. Everyone Won't Succeed. And That's Okay!
    Stanford Economist Thomas Sowell grew up as an African-American, years ago in the Deep South without any indoor plumbing until the age of nine years old. Dr. Sowell worked during the day and went to...
    Dec 7, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student


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