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  1. Patients who want to be admitted for minor things
    There was a time in which physicians were fairly liberal in their admissions. I'd guess that some of the older generations still think that a very minor ailment will score an admission. I'm referring...
    Apr 16
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  2. What's the weirdest name you've heard a patient name her baby?
    Yeah, I do about Nehaeh. I worked in NICU and it seemed that every baby was names "Nehaeh". And every blasted parent would say "My baby's name is "Nehaeh" that Heaven spelled backwards." And yes,...
    Feb 6
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  3. Any PICU RNs from CHOP or Boston Children's here?
    Hello, and thank you for all that you do. I do not hope that you mind Children's Hospital Boston from a doula point of view, so please, take it from what it's worth because I don't want to step on...
    Feb 4
    Forum: PICU Nursing / Pediatric
  4. What's the weirdest name you've heard a patient name her baby?
    Oh no! This has got to me Nevaeh's little sister. Bound to happen. When they get older they can double date the Jello twins, with Nosmoking as chaperone. They'll go see a movie and L-a will take the...
    Feb 3
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  5. Hospital helps bride plan wedding in 24 hours
    I don't cry easily, but I have tears running down my face. I'm so happy that her mom could witness her wedding.
    Feb 2
    Forum: Nursing News
  6. Felony Adjudication withheld
    Hi, I'm wondering if you've read the other posts especially by Meriwhen. You can't go strictly on what a stranger says on an Internet message board from anecdotal experience. It's fine to get...
    Jan 7
    Forum: Nursing Licensure With A Criminal History
  7. Support for PICU Nurses at Children's Hospital & Research Center
    I've thought about these nurses so much during the past several weeks. You have our love and concern. Thank you for all you do. Take time for yourselves and know that you have so much love and...
    Jan 7
    Forum: Pediatric Nursing
  8. 27-Year-Old Brain Dead Woman Removed From Life Support; Family Watches from Iran
    What a beautiful story while juxtaposed against the backdrop of a tragic, violent, and senseless death. Her heroic legacy is carried on in the seven people who received her gift of life.
    Jan 5
    Forum: Nursing News
  9. Conflict with a coworker
    ^^^^ This. I have two Chinese friends who are very fluent in English. However. there are times that they've reverted to Chinese in my presence; they've always given a translation eventually. And if...
    Dec 16, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. Unrealistic nursing students
    And people thought sub-prime mortgages were bad. This is coming, no doubt. Maybe ~2004-2005, nursing jobs seemed plentiful. This was the time in which there seemed to be a true nursing shortage...
    Dec 7, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. HIPPO Violations
    It really didn't help when the clinic I was attending had a big poster expousing to get ready for the institution of "HIPPA" complete with dancing hippo. I bet they never get it right there.
    Dec 4, '12
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  12. A Nation Of Nonreaders
    As a mom of a pre-K student, I'm troubled by the standards of our public school districts. Because of this, I intend on homeschooling my child. Due to texting and chatspeak, as a nation our spelling...
    Dec 4, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  13. Abnormal UA
    Have considered getting a lawyer who deals with type of harassment? This seems like a bunch of harassment and you need someone in your corner after all this BS! Sounds like this are more interested...
    Sep 15, '12
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  14. What is it with nurses and cell phones? Just a vent.
    I went to a breastfeeding conference a few years ago and there were these two NICU girls who thought they were more important than anyone at the conference. Not only did they have the most annoying...
    Sep 13, '12
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  15. A funny and warped FACES pain scale
    I now have serious tears running down my face and now my stomach hurts from laughing. The pain rates a 2. Can I have my Dilaudid now? :p
    Sep 13, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. What's the weirdest name you've heard a patient name her baby?
    Hey, I had a great one during clinicals! I was checking on a patient who was being admitted to PP. I went in to check her and baby when I saw the cribcard. The name was La-a. "Oh my goodness, I...
    Aug 9, '12
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  17. Is dating or flirting with an another nurse or patient is acceptable?
    There's a saying: There may be many fish in the sea, but don't fish off the company pier.
    Aug 8, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  18. Day of Codes
    I've worked at a few hospitals in L&D and NICU. At one hospital, a "Code Pink" referred to a cardiac or respiratory arrest in L&D or NICU, and at another "Code Pink" would mean infant abduction. ...
    Aug 6, '12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  19. Woot! I graduated from Nursing School!!!!
    One big accomplishment!! Congrats to the two of you!:cheers:
    Aug 6, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. Should I Become a Nurse Practitioner?
    Or MASH reruns! :)
    Aug 5, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  21. Budget cuts..... State nurses earn minimum wage?
    I heard about this in Scranton. The mayor was wrong for what he did and I hope that he will be held in contempt of court for what he did to the fire fighters. SMH
    Jul 10, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. What kind of disorder does this point to?
    (ended too soon) It has taken time to reach this point but the family relationships have have stabilized. Bless your heart to be willing to help this girl feel better!:hug::hug:
    Jun 18, '12
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  23. What kind of disorder does this point to?
    paddler - there is an excellent series under the main title "Walking on Eggshells" and subtitled to match the group you are working with. Just search for it under "Walking on Egghells" and the...
    Jun 18, '12
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  24. What kind of disorder does this point to?
    I'm thinking borderline personality disorder. Or something along those lines. Emotions run hot or cold towards people or situations. Tends to throw a fit if things don't go their way - unable to...
    Jun 18, '12
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  25. Is student loan consolidation plan worth it
    Oops, I ended too soon. I implore you all to read the stories from every state in the Union on this travesty. At least read the man's story and his reseach on the crooked Sallie Mae schemes at...
    Jun 18, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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