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  1. What's the weirdest name you've heard a patient name her baby? EASTON, Pa. (AP)-The father of 3-year-old Adolf Hitler Campbell, denied a birthday cake with the child's...
    Dec 17, '08
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  2. What things do your family members do that drive the nurse in you nuts?
    My sister and her husband both smoked like chimneys. However they are complusive label readers. A trip to store for 10 items takes an hour with them. I said "its a can of peas, the ingrdiants didn't...
    Dec 16, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Unbelievable Family Members
    did you guys hear about the 70 year old who went to the hospital shot his ailing wife then shot himself. She died and he died several days later. it happened last week.
    Oct 15, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. embarrassing (& funny) problem..HELP!!!
    QVC sells neck coolers. Basically, its a bandana with cooling gel in the center. You just soak in plain water and it gets cool. And generally stays cool for several hours. I have the same problem and...
    Sep 13, '08
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  5. What is the dumbest most degrading, most unprofessional thing...
    I noticed that GEICO customer service has a new script. 2 times lately I had to call them and the end the call they all say " Is there anything else I may do to provide you with excellant service?!"...
    Aug 9, '08
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  6. Nurse fired for calling police
    Woody must not be reading the same post as the rest of us. Security had already been called and did nothing. Then police were called. If proper channels do nothing then you gotta do what you gotta do.
    Aug 3, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Has anyone ever seen one of these births?
    Someone one nurse doesn't jive with a patient and another one might. But a consenses of all 13 nurses and 4 docotrs tells me something.
    Jul 29, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. Uterus transplants?
    I think that as soon as this becomes available that, people will be pushing for it to be covered by insurance. Very expensive for a none life saving organ transplant. It doesn't seem worth the risk....
    Jul 14, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. I hate it!!!
    In my family of six children (with insurance) only one ever went to an ER. And that was because she got run over by a car. Its called an Emergency Room for a reason.
    Jun 18, '08
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  10. rats!!
    Give her enough rope...
    Jun 15, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. I know a CNA who's name badge says nurse!
    Like I said show me the post where someone talked bad about an MA. And I will stand corrected. What I have seen is some Registered and Licensed Nurses express astonishment that MAs are being taught...
    Jun 14, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. I know a CNA who's name badge says nurse!
    Once again An MA is not a nurse. An MA is not a nurse. An MA is not a nurse. I haven't seen any actual nurse "down" an MA on this thread. I have seen nurses comment negatively about MAs who...
    Jun 13, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Body Weight Concern
    :nono:Very rude to post a question and then insult repliers. Your original question has already been answered. No it should not affect being nurse.
    May 27, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. Should I be a Nurse??
    Is there any reason that you can't be a travel CT tech? I see ads for travel radiology positions. LIke you said you only have to deal with the patient for a short time in radiology. In nursing you...
    May 25, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. crocs aint working for me!
    Thanks for the laugh
    May 25, '08
    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  16. I know a CNA who's name badge says nurse!
    You always have a wealth of information. You serve not only your patients well, but you serve your profession well by having this knowledge of the history of your field. In this discussion most...
    May 17, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. I know a CNA who's name badge says nurse!
    1. But yet, here you are on a website for nurses. Hmmmm interesting. 2. I do not have to watch my attitude. The only person who may tell me to watch my attitude is a moderator. 3. If you become...
    May 17, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. I know a CNA who's name badge says nurse!
    Yeah but Guess what? You are still not a nurse. Attacking a Nurse here on allnurses will still not make you a nurse. Hanging out on a Website called Allnurses will also not make you a nurse....
    May 16, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Stop The Title Madness
    IN everyday life the simplest title is appropriate. But in a published work most authors list their credentials. I think that's ok. If you got it, flaunt it.
    May 13, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Co-Workers Read My Medical Files
    Send an email to your boss. Because he/she can always deny any verbal conversation.Check you policy and procedure manual on what do do for a suspected HIPAA violation. And then follow that guideline...
    May 12, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Baby Names Proof positive that the names alnurses members have posted are indeed real.
    May 10, '08
    Forum: Nursing Humor / Share Jokes
  22. Illegal to call yourself 'nurse'?
    Hi Miss Mab, Contact The Center for Nursing Advocacy. The organization purpose is improve media portrayal of nurses. Also you can report to state BON. Contact them at...
    May 5, '08
    Forum: California Nursing
  23. When people say they are nurses but not...
    Very informative Dutchgirl. thank you.
    Apr 22, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. When it's the visitor who needs the ER....
    You did the right thing. Don't let anybody tell you different. Congratulations on the good save.
    Apr 22, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Request for deceased to stay in home overnight
    I think the local coroner overrules any such practice. I am famaliar with the coroner generally wanting the body out within 4-6 hours. I never heard of any jurisdiction allowing a body to remain in...
    Apr 18, '08
    Forum: Hospice Nursing