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  1. Goodbye...
    Don't let the haters get you down.....I have found many good things about this site and have seen MANY attention seeking posters. I hope you come back, I enjoy your posts. :)
    Sep 29
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  2. Got an interview but...I'm not so excited anymore
    Think of it this way, you will be opening up a spot for another new nurse :) best of luck
    Sep 26
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. If you could go back and choose....
    I would be a self made billionaire. Then I would open animal rescues all over so every animal would have a happy home.
    Sep 8
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Dr office or school nurse
    I took a huge pay cut to become a school nurse but it was worth every dollar I lost. Being on the same schedule as my child was great and we saved on day care costs. Also, the benefit package is...
    Sep 4
    Forum: School Nurses
  5. Wrapping Injuries
    I do not ever ace wrap at school, if it is that bad, they need to be evaluated.
    Sep 4
    Forum: School Nurses
  6. Did I do the right thing?
    I would have recommended the ER just based on the mechanism of injury and the fact she passed out. don't beat yourself up about this. Live and learn, it's what we all do :)
    Sep 4
    Forum: School Nurses
  7. head laceration
    I think you did just fine! We stopped using steri strips here because we found the parents were not following up with medical care once we applied them. They figured if we closed the wound and...
    Sep 4
    Forum: School Nurses
  8. Survived my first week
    The first year is the hardest. Every day you will get better at figuring things out. You definitely can do this!! Just some quick advice, I would not use your own picture on here. lots of people are...
    Sep 4
    Forum: School Nurses
  9. RN's what was your occupation while in nursing school?
    I worked as a Paramedic :)
    Jun 5
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Nasty nurses
    I think it may be time to take a good hard look at yourself and what you are doing. Stop blaming other people and get on with it. I find it hard to believe you were fired 3 times in 1 year and it was...
    Jun 4
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  11. Help...Interview tomorrow
    I remember they asked me to tell them something about myself that they didn't read on my resume. Walk in with a smile, give firm hand shakes when you arrive and when you leave and remember to thank...
    Jun 3
    Forum: School Nurses
  12. Need Advice For My New School Nurse Job
    My one piece of advice, contact the other school nurses in your district. They will be an invaluable resource to you. :) good luck
    May 27
    Forum: School Nurses
  13. Is this a common attendace policy?
    This whole situation is nauseating....prayers to your co-worker
    May 21
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. The face of a medical error...
    Thank you for sharing, I hope they do take the non- punitive route, many more errors would be reported if there was less fear of punishment. Mistakes happen, even to the best nurses, this too shall...
    May 21
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  15. A concerned LPN!
    Everyone who posted gave you good information, the only thing I can add is if that is you in the picture, you should change it to something that doesn't identify you :)
    May 19
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  16. Is it legal to give a friend insulin before meals?
    I would not do it, there is way more too this than just giving insulin before meals. You are held to a higher standard then just a friend who isn't an RN. Not worth putting yourself at risk.
    May 14
    Forum: Diabetes / Endocrine Nursing
  17. Is anyone excited about Nurses Week?
    It's kind of sad actually that something that was suppose to be great and provide thanks and recognition, ends up causing so many hurt feelings. :(
    May 12
    Forum: About A Nurse - Cartoon Series
  18. Happy School Nurse Day!!!!
    Thanks :)
    May 9
    Forum: School Nurses
  19. To my favorite profession
    :) aww thanks
    May 8
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  20. Ever feel lonely?
    Hi, honestly, I am too busy to be lonely. I do feel like a 2nd class citizen sometimes because I am "just a nurse, not a teacher".
    May 8
    Forum: School Nurses
  21. What did you get for nurses week?
    :( that stinks
    May 8
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. What did you get for nurses week?
    Not a damn thing ...oh well ;)
    May 7
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Happy School Nurses day
    Hi everyone, I just wanted to say Happy School Nurses Day to all of us. We work hard and some of us probably won't be acknowledged today so let's just celebrate ourselves :D Yay for School Nurses...
    May 7
    Forum: School Nurses
  24. Start tomorrow!
    Top 10 things you should know: signs of an allergic/anaphylactic reaction and how to use an epi pen, vomiting doesn't count unless witnessed by an adult, band aids and ice packs heal most things,...
    May 6
    Forum: School Nurses
  25. Might not graduate over FB
    I am happy and relieved you will be able to graduate. Thank you for sharing your story, hopefully others will also learn from it.
    Apr 30
    Forum: General Nursing Student