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  1. Association of Camp Nurses
    I joined ACN in 2012. Compass Point has tons of good information, and so does the Basics of Camp Nursing book. If there's ever a symposium in Detroit or Chicago I might go, but I can't afford the...
    Jan 11
    Forum: Camp Nursing
  2. 2014 camp work thread
    I'm hoping to go back to Camp Anna Behrens and Camp Sakakawea, both Girl Scout camps operated by Girl Scouts of Michigan Shore to Shore. 2-3 weeks training, 6 weeks at Anna B., and 3 weeks at Saki. ...
    Jan 11
    Forum: Camp Nursing
  3. HEART IN A BOX........
    This is, quite possibly, the coolest thing I have ever seen.
    Nov 10, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  4. You know you're a nurse if...
    ...your tool box and sewing kit both have hemostats in them!
    Oct 29, '13
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  5. Hospital Errors 3rd Leading Cause of Death
    Sep 25, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Funniest/weirdest/most unusual baby names
    I knew a Justin Kace Lastname in college...It was 3 months before I realized his name was a pun...and his email sig included his full name so I saw it almost every day for a while...when it finally...
    Aug 11, '13
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  7. New assistant
    She's a boxer mix, about knee-high at the shoulder.
    Jul 3, '13
    Forum: Camp Nursing
  8. New assistant
    12708 Meet Sasha, my new assistant for tent checks/walking rounds! She belongs to the camp's Program Director and gets bored when said Program Director is indoors doing I get to...
    Jul 1, '13
    Forum: Camp Nursing
  9. Urine laundry
    For problem odors (urine in particular) I put white vinegar in the fabric softener dispenser, then do an extra rinse. Arm & Hammer detergent also helps.
    Jul 1, '13
    Forum: Camp Nursing
  10. Tragically idiotic
    Skipping Lasix so you won't have to make so many potty stops during a 7-hour car trip--great idea! I'd rather stop every half hour than end up spending 4 days in the hospital and 2 months in a SNF 7...
    Jun 3, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  11. Harlem Shake - Nursing Style!
    Mar 23, '13
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  12. Do you ever correct people about medical stuff?
    :wideyed: :facepalm:
    Jan 28, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. A word to the new, the inexperienced, the overwhelmed and the mystified
    Great article; I love your metaphors; Please post a coffee spew warning at the top of your next piece.
    Jan 24, '13
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  14. Best one sentence handoff report
    I think this is my new favorite thread. I've worked in 2 LTC facilities. At the first I was on the subacute/rehab hall and I got used to a thorough report with dx, changes, vitals, etc. on each...
    Jan 9, '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  15. Soiled Scrubs Mid-Shift
    When I worked in LTC I had a spare set of EVERYTHING in my locker--scrub pants and top, socks, shoes, and undies. I only ever had to use the shoes and socks (so I wouldn't wake everyone up...
    Jan 6, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Cant believe the nurse did.....
    What the...
    Jan 3, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Got "nurse face"?  How'd you get it?
    This is brilliant--do you mind if I use it?
    Dec 29, '12
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  18. What did you get for Christmas?
    A Keurig coffee maker. I'm the only one here who drinks coffee and I'd end up throwing away half a pot more often than not with my full-size coffeepot. Now I can make just what I need, and the...
    Dec 29, '12
    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series
  19. Ever disappointed on Christmas?
    Twice--both times I was broker than broke. The first time, I asked specifically for gift cards to clothing stores because my 'business casual' work clothes were getting worn out. At the time I was...
    Dec 29, '12
    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series
  20. What type of job do Camp Nurses have throghout the year?
    I worked for Mollen Immunization Clinics in the fall this year. I don't have a job at the moment. In addition to camp, I'm involved in a couple community organizations that take up a lot of my time...
    Dec 29, '12
    Forum: Camp Nursing
  21. 2013 Camp
    I'm stalking the Girl Scout Council's employment page, waiting for the seasonal application to show up. It says 'coming in January' but I keep looking anyway!
    Dec 19, '12
    Forum: Camp Nursing
  22. You know you're a nurse if...
    ...every time you go to youtube, regardless of what you're watching, the list on the right is full of surgery, er/trauma, and abscess drainage videos.
    Dec 19, '12
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  23. Funny & Cute Things Our Demented Patients Say
    In my area there are many people from the Netherlands and 1st-generation Americans who spoke only Dutch at home. Several times I've had to ask an elder to please repeat their request/statement...
    Dec 15, '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  24. Nursing the End of a Leash
    "Dictated but not read"...really? :lol2:
    Dec 12, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Nurses (and any other healthcare professionals) with mental illness, please read
    Here's a change I'd like to see--if a person in an inpatient mental health facility asks for regular coffee with their breakfast tray, GIVE THEM REGULAR ******* COFFEE. Don't change it to decaf and...
    Dec 12, '12
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery