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  1. Corrections/agency or Hospital staff?
    Does working corrections make it difficult to get back into the hospital later? I'm considering working corrections as an agency nurse (as it pays well/better than hospital staff) in order to pay off...
    Mar 22, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  2. Corrections/agency or Med Surg/staff?
    Does working corrections make it difficult to get back into the hospital later? I'm considering working corrections as an agency nurse (as it pays well/better than hospital staff) in order to pay...
    Mar 22, '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  3. Would you recommend OR Nursing?
    Do the OR nurses administer blood/products? Or is that only the scrub nurses? thanks
    Mar 18, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  4. Would you recommend OR Nursing?
    oh funny! My heart is warm but my body is sensitive to cold (unless I'm moving a lot)
    Mar 17, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  5. Would you recommend OR Nursing?
    Would you recommend OR nursing? How's the future outlook? Do scrub and circulating RNs get paid differently? The reason I'm asking is because I'm considering a switch (I'm a rather new nurse who...
    Mar 15, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  6. Recommend OR Nursing?
    thanks - good suggestions!
    Mar 15, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  7. Recommend OR Nursing?
    Would you recommend OR nursing? How's the future outlook? Do scrub and circulating RNs get paid differently? The reason I'm asking is because I'm considering a switch (I'm a rather new nurse...
    Mar 13, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  8. Different agencies and resume?
    If you have worked for different agencies (and the duties at different assignments are very similar), do you include it in your resume? Does it look bad that some of the assignments are short?
    Feb 28, '13
    Forum: Nursing Resume Help
  9. What are the most requested type of RNs?
    ER, ICU, OR? How about Med Surg - would it be easy for a nurse with 1 year of med surg experience to find a traveling position? Thanks.
    Feb 22, '13
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  10. Getting a Boost Because You Are A Minority
    No, my school only took the top scores on the TEAS test.
    Sep 12, '12
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  11. Question about men in labor/delivery and nursery.
    This is coming from a male - a male RN is probably not a good fit for L&D for many reasons - primarily it makes many women (and their significant others) uncomfortable. perhaps try NICU or peds.
    Jun 17, '12
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  12. jehovahs witness- refusing to..
    Additionally, sometimes people confuse Jehovah's Witnesses with other denominations (like "Christian Scientists") who just believe in prayers to heal everything. FYI - if a jehovah's witness comes...
    Apr 29, '12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  13. jehovahs witness- refusing to..
    Yes, sounds like a translation issue (clearly not a Jehovah Witness issue). Doesn't your ER have access to translators?
    Apr 26, '12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  14. Young new male nurse concerns
    you can find that info from informational interviews (which you have to do yourself)
    Feb 16, '12
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  15. Can Male RNs get jobs in Maternity Nursing?
    Agreed with Table for 9 - plus I personally don't think males should be in L&D. It makes most of the female patients (particularly their male counterparts) uncomfortable.
    Feb 16, '12
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  16. Career Advice Required, New RN, BScN Leaving the Profession
    best wishes with your career endeavors - you may need to do more research - informational interviews specifically. BTW, law - especially in front of a judge/jury can be extremely subjective despite...
    Feb 11, '12
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  17. instructor says nursing is not for me..
    Since you're in nursing school and under the "rules" of your school and particularly your clinical instructor, then you have to abide by them. and show them that you can do it. It's taking a...
    Feb 4, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. Male nurses student and skipping OB/L&D clinicals
    First things first - you have to get into nursing school first before you can even begin to make any concessions with nursing curriculum
    Feb 4, '12
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  19. This has been bothering me...
    Since you're a student, you have to abide both by the facility's policy and your school's. With that note, perhaps you can ask your instructor if simply following the (female) RN would suffice as...
    Feb 3, '12
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  20. Stereotyped...and not sure what I should do
    Then show them that you don't fall in with the "stereotype". Prove them wrong. Also, perhaps they are talking about the men in their lives (apart from nursing)
    Jan 16, '12
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  21. Do men really have a better shot at finding a job?
    People will always have opinions however, it seems like you'll find the answer out yourself soon enough. In our hospital, it's the person, skills, and experience that count over gender.
    Jan 6, '12
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  22. Which online RN to BSN program, while working FT?
    Which online RN-BSN program would you recommend while working full time? preferably without clinicals. I'm NOT going to pursue MN/PhD. I may consider the local college as well since I prefer...
    Dec 10, '11
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  23. Are you man Enough to be a OB nurse?
    it's NOT about being "man enough" - it's about empathy - and most mothers (and probably their husbands too) prefer having females with their OB needs. plus, there's enough perverts in the world - we...
    Dec 10, '11
    Forum: Male Nursing Student
  24. What makes a good tech?
    agreed with above - you should ALWAYS report things that do not "seem" right - vitals, patient's appearances or acting strange (or the family acting strangely) . . . don't fret about it - you...
    Dec 10, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Help I think the charge nurse wants me out
    Agreed with the above with one addition - I would simply try to work it out between you and the charge nurse FIRST (as you are the new employee - although that's NOT an excuse, plus it builds your...
    Dec 10, '11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations


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