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  1. Good Looking Enough to be a Nurse?
    Hi, Just a thought. could the stress of your schooling be starting a reocurrance of your ED. keep an eye on it. Sometimes we formulate scenarios in order to back up or back in to a behavior. I...
    Jul 11, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Psych Nursing Journals?
    Hi, Call your schools library and see if they subscribe to an online database called cinahl. If they do, see if you can get a password to it. Once you go on, just search as you see fit. Get online...
    Jun 6, '08
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  3. Dumb Question:  About A Trach- What Am I Missing?
    most people when they do a wean, with pmv or not have a trach mask with humidifier. ( the strait o2 is very drying). It all depends on the situation. I have seen o2 piped into the side port of a...
    Apr 9, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Section 12
    I know what you are talking about, it happens all of the time. On a transport they send emts not paramedics. I would complain to the ambulance company you use. I am sure they want your business. ...
    Mar 10, '08
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  5. anxiety or just crazy?
    Hi, I feel for you. Sorry you are having such a hard time. Anxiety is awful and terrible to deal with. Although nursing is incredibly unpredictible, it sounds as though your floor is total chaos. ...
    Feb 25, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. BSN to MSN or LMHC/LISW
    Hi, I hate to tell you what to do, however I feel that if you want to do Mental Health, there would be much more opportunity as a psych NP. Including medication management. 1. The first question...
    Feb 17, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Psych CNS's and NP's, Fee for service pay ranges in the northeast
    anyone have any info? BUMP
    Feb 1, '08
    Forum: Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS)
  8. Psychiatric Nurse Practioners
    Hi everyone, I was wondering if anyone knew the job outlook and starting salary for a psych. np in the boston area. I am applying to an upward mobility tract adn-bsn-ms specializing in psych. I...
    Nov 19, '07
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  9. Quincy College - clinical hrs. question
    Never heard of this from anyone.. I can see if they were having you make up clinical hours. Quincy College has a very tough AD program, then again they are all tough. good luck!
    Nov 19, '07
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  10. Problem getting a job in hospital as a new grad?
    I heard that in maine the shortage is severe. I know in Massachusetts it is tough. Tell her to contact recruiters.
    Apr 30, '07
    Forum: Maine Nursing
  11. Do you have a probational period at your job when you got newly hired?
    6 months. I think that is a little excessive.
    Feb 23, '07
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  12. Nursing and Depression
    not only would there be no nurses if you eliminated people, there would be no MD's. I think it is responsible to take care of yourself. It is just like taking insulin for diabetes.
    Feb 22, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Nursing and Depression
    arent you covered by the ADA if you are treated?
    Feb 20, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. PLEASE give me some encouragement:(
    I understand how dejected and sad you feel. I would feel the same way. Give yourself time. See if you get on Suzannes study plan. The only way that you are going to get that house built is if you...
    Feb 8, '07
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  15. Geodon?
    I have seen this type combination of meds before in psych. Sometimes the atypicals can be used for off book reasons, not always psychosis. The medication can sometimes make the SSRI act quicker or...
    Feb 4, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. What # of questions did u pass the NCLEX with?
    75 and passed. I felt like I failed as soon as I left. I think it is a normal occurance and feeling. It is all so stressful.
    Feb 2, '07
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  17. need advice please....pregnancy & nursing programs
    I know that other colleges do not have this policy. I sent you a PM.
    Feb 1, '07
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  18. Moving to Mass in a Month
    Waltham is nice. It is about 45-30 minutes north of boston. It is not far from Leahey Clinic, and alot of the North Shore Hospitals. I am not sure of any good agencies in the north shore. ...
    Jan 15, '07
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  19. Does anyone have puppy or kitten that they care for while in Nursing school?
    kittens are easy, if you have 2 and dont mind the destruction of your home. I think with a puppy, you should wait. Dogs need people for good socialization.
    Jan 3, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. RN Refresher programs in MA???
    Hi, If you dont want to go to a formal one. I know Leahy Clinic has a RN reentry program.
    Jan 3, '07
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  21. New England Sinai Hospital
    Dec 26, '06
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  22. I had to take care of druggies today, and was disgusted!
    Very Frustrating.. I guess you just have to say that he is a human being and you did a very good job of treating him like one. You will run into many more like him, I am afraid. I know of a...
    Dec 24, '06
    Forum: Virginia Nursing
  23. New England Sinai Hospital
    Dec 22, '06
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  24. Post Nursing School Blues
    I am not out yet, but I think I can understand. I think transitional periods are full of unknowns. Unknowns create anxiety. I think Nursing school is like that preverbial bottle that constantly...
    Dec 15, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Winter Grads Any Job Offers!!!!!!! Please Share With Us!!!
    Did you have an inside person at the hospital gerry? The nurse manager seems really agreeable.. do tell.. What are your methods for 2 offers already. Good luck on the NCLEX.
    Dec 3, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Student