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  1. Help with getting pts to accept death
    My humble opinion: this is an internal process, some people never come to "acceptance" Personally, I think you just support the person where they are.
    Jun 19, '04
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  2. Worthless medical insurance
    You can always make a consumer complaint to your state's insurance commission.
    Jun 7, '04
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Inappropriate relationship with pt?
    I generally feel that relationships with patients are a bad idea due to the fact that staff members have "one up" on them during an illness. However, there may be instances where a relationship...
    Jun 5, '04
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  4. Medicaid. Is it being abused?
    Is Medicaid abused? YES Can citizens who have temporarily fallen on hard times qualify for it- often not. Can women come from anywhere in the world and give birth and have their child qualify for...
    Jun 5, '04
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  5. New OSHA Needlestick Fact Sheet Validates Adhesive Anchors
    Unless it becomes manditory to use them, hospitals will not fork out the money to purchase them. (just like the needleless systems) regardless of the fact it will safeguard workers. sad but true.
    May 28, '04
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  6. help   hep c
    And a liver transplant should be considered because......?
    May 23, '04
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. NICU nurses resistant to holding babies?
    Back in my Nicu days, I'd always take the opportunity to hold the stable babies. After all the poking and prodding and painful procedures,I felt that contact that didnt involve a sharp object was...
    May 23, '04
    Forum: NICU Nursing / Neonatal
  8. Scripts
    My favorite is the mom dripping in gold jewelry who hands over the baby's script and medicaid card, then pulls out her cell phone to chat while she waits. Wonder if she wants to take the cell phone...
    May 19, '04
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  9. Patients are told to ask nurses: have you washed?
    Of course its the nurses with the dirty mitts :rotfl: Oy
    May 16, '04
    Forum: Nursing News
  10. Moving to NC
    From a house in Pfafftown that we looked at to work would only be around 10 miles or so, of course it depends on exactly where the house you are looking at is. :) Are you going to be working...
    May 16, '04
    Forum: North Carolina Nursing
  11. Moving to NC
    WELCOME TO NC shortly! Yes, Wake Forest Baptist. I dont have kids in school, so Im not sure about that. Do check out Old Salem, the Ardmore district and the West End for old houses with character....
    May 15, '04
    Forum: North Carolina Nursing
  12. Lethal Injection
    I would have paid to "do" Timothy McVeigh.
    May 15, '04
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  13. Moving to NC
    Come on over to Baptist Hospital!!!! As a matter of fact I need some help!
    May 15, '04
    Forum: North Carolina Nursing
  14. Hairy Situation
    He should also consider being evaluated for heart transplant.
    May 15, '04
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Good or Evil?
    Well, you are right about the "FRUIT" part. As in fruit loops.....
    May 15, '04
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Read this and Weep....
    If you save 1 million dollars for your retirement, you will be able to privately fund 12 years of nursing home care,medications and medicare co-pays. For that you will have a semi-private 10x12...
    May 15, '04
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  17. Cna someone answer this question?
    Another reason for not being placed on the list: not far enough along in disease process, condition not severe. The very saddest thing about Mickey Mantle was that he had cancer at the time of...
    May 13, '04
    Forum: Cardiac Nursing
  18. Tornado alley
    PS Tornados are usually in the spring. In the summer, it's so hot and dry, if you spit out your window, there will be a gopher with a dixie cup. I miss home..... in an odd sorta way hehehehehe
    May 8, '04
    Forum: Oklahoma Nursing
  19. Tornado alley
    After living in OK for years, I figured out why housing is so inexpensive.... All homes are potentially mobile :rotfl:
    May 7, '04
    Forum: Oklahoma Nursing
  20. Well Here I go again
    I lived in OK for many years(Bethany and Norman) Im a bit homesick except for those twisty winds. Next time anyone drives by Baptist beep your horn and wave for me. :)
    May 7, '04
    Forum: Oklahoma Nursing
  21. Problem tech- she keeps telling pts she's a nurse.
    Call the Board. This person is dangerous.
    May 7, '04
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. Tell me about your journey...
    I started out at 18 as a NA in Psych. From there I was a NA in Ortho. The LPNs I worked with encouraged me to go to school so I did. I was a LPN for 10 years in Psych,CCU,Heart Cath and NICU. At that...
    May 3, '04
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Secretary with chronic cough
    erase the word "underhanded" and insert.......ummmmmmm well I dunno but what i meant was going directly to the person instead of around her and it sounds like you already have. Hopefully she has her...
    May 2, '04
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. Dreading Work Again!
    Time to alternate your pressure areas and do something different. Consider something like heart cath lab,endoscopy or another area where you'd mostly have patients 1:1 If you were here, I'd suggest...
    May 2, '04
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Secretary with chronic cough
    Tweety, if I were you, which I'm not....but if I were... I'd approach her again with my concerns as a friend. To me, going to someone else is kind of underhanded even if the reasoning is that you...
    May 2, '04
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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