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  1. The Corporate Nurse
    Just going through this last shift. You put my feelings into words :)
    Feb 8, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Patient and I going on a trip!  What to pack?
    Hi there- At my amazing group home for peds one of the teenage pts has picked me to go with her for her Make-A-Wish trip to New York. At first, i'm thinking "Yipeee!" Now i'm thinking "YIKES!!"...
    Oct 16, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. I think I committed career suicide
    Have you talked to your current ED supervisor about your feelings? Is the rest of the staff supportive/helpful? There must have been a reason you were hired besides having a pretty face (:P) -...
    Aug 17, '12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  4. Best Tool for Learning Medical Spanish
    Although it's not a program, i have gotten a flashcard app and "written" Spanish medical terms from the back of my Taber's dictionary. i took two semesters of Spanish years ago, and that has helped...
    May 18, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. What is your opinion on adding more Spanish-friendly tools to the ER?
    That is a good point; i have witnessed a few situations like that in OB on out-rotation.
    May 18, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. What is your opinion on adding more Spanish-friendly tools to the ER?
    Thank you everyone!! i was trying to keep my paper more simplistic, so i chose the most frequent language barrier we run into in our local community. i didn't want to start any debates, but i do ...
    May 18, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. What is your opinion on adding more Spanish-friendly tools to the ER?
    So, i am a nursing student in the last semester, and it's "change paper" time!!! (i write a paper about a change that i see a need for). i have noticed that, besides the translator line, there...
    May 17, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Man, you guys make nursing seem HORRIBLE!  If I knew this before school...
    Wow. i have interacted with people like this, but it has not affected my personal goals or dreams in any way. Actually, it HAS affected them in that i resolve to always keep in forethought why i...
    Apr 26, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. What will YOU do with your first "real" paycheck!?
    pay all of the bills that i have been juggling just until cut off time to afford to get through school!!!
    Apr 21, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. Tattoo cover-up product review
    Yes, very interesting about all of these products. i'm curious how long it takes to put Dermablend on: it's like cover-up, right? i usually run out of time to even put facial make up on some...
    Apr 15, '11
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  11. Are you dissatisfied in being a nurse? Why?
    An aspect i find dissatisfying is the lack of time we get with patients. i am very big on the holistic aspect of healing, and with the short window of time we get with patients, it's very hard to...
    Mar 16, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Advice on how to get precept dept of choice
    Hello, long time listener, first time caller: Preceptorships are coming up next semester, and i have put in my first choice as ED. i absolutely loved my out-rotations there, and an RN even offered...
    Mar 16, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. Tricks to get kids to cooperate with treatment
    This is absolutely awesome! i love all of these, and i think the real reason is that pediatric nurses are the best! It seemed to me on my out-rotation to the children's hospital that taking the IV...
    Feb 8, '11
    Forum: Pediatric Nursing
  14. Nursing and tattoos
    i've got sleeves starting on both arms, large portraits on both legs.... and i'm not about to stop. and i won't lie: one (little but convenient) reason why i want to be a nurse is the higher wage...
    Sep 17, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Describe the Ugliest Scrubs You Have Seen!
    For our school clinical, we have to wear blue pants and white tops. i have a toddler: white is my mortal enemy. There needs to be at least another layer underneath the white top to not expose what...
    Mar 20, '10
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  16. Help?  Broken hearted & sad...
    My heart really goes out to you. i get feeling down sometimes too. But that is exactly why i don't surround myself by downer people. Test scores do matter (i am coming into finals week of the...
    Mar 20, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. 46 too old to start nusring school?
    In WA, the average age of an RN entering the workforce is 52. Looking at my current class, it seems that there is an even spectrum of ages. i would think that being more mature-looking would help...
    Dec 27, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Drastic change in appearance
    Oh, goodness yes. Since entering nursing school in September, i have had to change a lot. i have a lot of tattoos, so right there means LONG SLEEVES. i am a blue jeans with heels kind of girl-...
    Dec 7, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion