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  1. The difference between ADNs and BSNs
    I say bombastic. If I can't decide whether to call something really good "the bomb" or "fantastic" I split the difference and go bombastic! Maybe I lightened up a little too much there --- :chair:
    1:06 am
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  2. Done! Time to graduate.
    Congratulations! :balloons:
    Dec 17
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. Why I am leaving my last job
    My "like" meant that I like that you are a cancer survivor! Rock on :-) I think surviving great challenges shines through in all you do whether they know why or not.
    Dec 17
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Why I am leaving my last job
    We do know that gonzo. Sometimes our gut tells us it's time for a change. In my experience if you have that feeling persistently and ignore it you can open yourself up for more problems. Nursing...
    Dec 16
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. My coworker is stealing
    I reported a co-worker for stealing many moons ago. He was stealing surgical instruments and re-selling them as drug paraphernalia (hemostats). I don't see this as the same thing. I don't really...
    Dec 16
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  6. Multiple Attempts and I have finally passed the NCLEX!
    I'm kind of late to the party, but huge ~~~congratulations~~~ on finally achieving your goal!
    Dec 16
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  7. how many nursing students/nurses believe they were abused, bullied, by nursing school inst
    Welcome to allnurses! So sorry you have had such a difficult time both prior to and during nursing school. The details of how you went from getting good grades and tired but happy in clinicals are a...
    Dec 15
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. I pushed my call light 3 seconds ago, what took you so long?
    Love the cartoon, Brian!
    Dec 15
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  9. New to PDN
    Tenebrae-- that's Private Duty Nursing - either children or adults.
    Dec 14
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  10. New to PDN
    Welcome to PDN, Gooselady! First I will share what I would call the "gold mine" of allnurses links and information on all things peds trach and vent that have helped lots of us for years and have...
    Dec 14
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  11. Tomorrow is my last day of nursing school (exit exam)
    Wow, so happy for you! I know you'll be great! Personally, I love to see more guys coming into the field. All the best going forward! :up:
    Dec 12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  12. Just a Cog
    I'm with Grn Tea and Lev. An organization who has nothing to feel ashamed of doesn't mind the spotlight. They're just banking on controlling the spotlight selectively with nobody speaking up.
    Dec 12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Nursing school is not a back up plan!
    I think your response has been very gracious! You just happened upon one of those hot-button topics around here without knowing it ahead of time. (see "I want to be a nurse but I don't want to be...
    Dec 12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. My coworker is stealing
    Welcome! If your coworker isn't finishing her work on time and staying an hour late every day and is the only person who does this it will be noticed and dealt with. Since this doesn't affect you...
    Dec 11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  15. Doing bad in nursing school?
    No no no do not give up your dream! I agree with caliotter that those negative thoughts can form a vicious circle which will effectively block your ability to find a solution to this issue. You...
    Dec 11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  16. Graduate nurse!
    Congratulations! :balloons:
    Dec 11
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  17. Fired after 3 weeks!!!
    Just want to say I'm sorry this happened. S-U-C-K-S. In addition to what everyone else has said, you need to fight off those mental demons that tell you it's you. It's a break in your stride that...
    Dec 9
    Forum: Critical Care Nursing
  18. Denied employment at agency due to ordered prescriptions
    Thanks for the update, RNwithHonors. Nothing speaks so loudly as results in real life. Congrats on your promotions, and wishing you continued success. :up:
    Dec 9
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. When pushy CNAs show how little they know
    On the other hand, Emergent didn't tell her "that is the most idiotic suggestion I've heard in a long time". Anticipating what you might need is a super fantastic trait in any healthcare...
    Dec 7
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  20. Finishing program but very hurt and disappointed
    You may know you don't have the highest GPA, but how do you know you won't be one of the "select few"? Since your classmate informed you of this, how do you know ahead of time who will receive the...
    Dec 7
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  21. What job will you do for your semi-retirement?
    I still don't feel very retire-ish, but I've thought about opening an etsy shop for my knitting designs and becoming a medical interpreter. True, my Spanish is still less than fluent currently,...
    Dec 4
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. What job will you do for your semi-retirement?
    I think this thread is haunted
    Dec 4
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Where there is smoke ... there is usually a cigarette
    Oh yes! Looking back, it amazes me how acceptable smoking was for both patients and staff. I'm recalling the break room of a large multi-specialty clinic I worked in. It literally had a perpetual...
    Dec 4
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  24. Difficult family member
    Yes, I really feel for the actual patient/client in the middle of all this. These family situations are so often complex and fraught with emotion exaggerated by his medical situation even more so...
    Dec 3
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  25. Sharing faith at work
    Your hospital must be an exception to the largest religion-based hospitals in only admitting people who share a particular religion. Usually they provide healthcare without a litmus test like that. ...
    Dec 3
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality


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