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  1. Is there a flu outbreak in your area?
    That was a very polite way to tell you to take your conspiracy theories somewhere else!
    Jan 16, '13
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  2. One of the most frustrating things about nursing
    I heard a resident once say she felt like a mechanic for people who didn't take care of their cars!
    May 9, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Nursing Funnies: Hilarity from the Trenches
    my recent favorite was an excellent young nurse who needed to get a urine culture from a patient with a catheter. This particular unit has a foley cath in a patient about once a decade so she had...
    Feb 2, '11
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  4. Overweight Nurse?
    I managed a nurse (not my hire) was was morbidly obese I mean over 400lbs. she could barely walk down the hall without gasping for breath. If an emergency occurred she was unable to help effectively...
    Aug 11, '10
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  5. Done, can anyone relate and share?
    Wow! how awful to that You hate your job! I think I may have run into you when my son was in the ICU earlier this year though! Find another job - in nursing or out - you are not doing yourself or...
    Jun 16, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Tough Times For New Grads In CA
    Hello, Dont know where you are from but you can't get a face to face in any hospital I know. it is all on line applications. Then they are looked at by recruiters and very slowly funneled to the...
    Jun 3, '10
    Forum: Nursing News
  7. Tough Times For New Grads In CA
    i know the same is true in the midwest. I saw an email from a new grad who had applied for 65 different positions and hadn't even received an interview. One issue is if you have anything but a BSN...
    Jun 3, '10
    Forum: Nursing News
  8. Being Sued / Losing License
    35 years as a nurse Never personally have known a nurse who was sued worked in hospital settings entire career
    Jun 3, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. When things at work make you think of
    Need more information in order to give you an answer. The fact the other MD and the pharmacist said it was OK should mean it was OK unless this particular MD is such a jerk they are afraid of...
    Mar 18, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. What's the weirdest name you've heard a patient name her baby?
    I have also heard of babies named Deladumoan when it was given for non-lactating women. The Nosmosking - is NO SMOKING - likely seen in the delivery room I have always heard there were twins -...
    Jan 29, '09
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  11. What's the weirdest name you've heard a patient name her baby?
    Cash Money Moore Princess Mister (first name) Foxy Lady
    Jan 29, '09
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  12. Stupidest reason to go to ER
    Ok, here are a few from peds. My baby had a temp of 113. (hon, did you take that with a meat thermometer?) Vomicking and running off? She hasn't come on. (young adolescent they thought was...
    Aug 2, '07
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  13. Medicine: Have we gone too far? And, is our system ethical as a whole?
    The point seems to be just because we can do something to save someone doesn't mean we always should. Could we put a little thought into it? The highest medical costs are now in the last 3 weeks...
    Feb 7, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion

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