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  1. I think I committed career suicide
    How does my Librarianship work into Nursing...good question! Working with the ASN, BSN, and MSN Nursing programs throughout the six different campuses at our university provides insight into what...
    Aug 26, '12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  2. I think I committed career suicide
    Hang in there! I went from almost homeless to an MLS-degreed librarian in 2 1/2 years...was trained in Records Mgmt and Archival work but found Records MGMT was what I HATED! Spent 2 1/2 years in...
    Aug 22, '12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  3. Who Cares About Nurse Theorists?
    Nursing Theorists provide the background for helping develop one's OWN theory of Nursing...this I have noticed from working with various Nursing students over the past 3-4 years at our university.
    Aug 7, '12
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  4. Nursing intervention for schizophrenic patient having sex?
    However, I do have to ask...Why would a hospital allow sexual intercourse between a patient and family member or patient and patient? Help me better understand...thanks!
    Jul 12, '12
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  5. Nursing intervention for schizophrenic patient having sex?
    I WHOLEHEARTEDLY AGREE!!!!! YES, YES, 1000x YES! That is my response to the question would men die without sex? On a more serious note, read the book His Needs, Her Needs: How to Affair-proof Your...
    Jul 12, '12
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  6. Transgender nursing student!!
    The problem is twofold, the transgendered nursing student may/may not have tried to discuss this with the study group/s in question (it was not mentioned in the post either way) AND the instructor...
    Jul 12, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. Do nurses make the worst patients?
    Do Nurses make the worst the words of Nursing students...YES!!!!! I've heard numerous times that when 1st year ASNs are doing clinicals and ask patients (who are/have been Nurses) the...
    Jul 12, '12
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  8. Dating Patients
    Apr 14, '05 by erroridiot There are two sides to every coin. I guess that I can't see anything to joke about when human emotions and lives are involved.......but I did notice - IMHO - that you...
    Jul 12, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. Before starting nursing school
    Yanochka...other suggestion to consider: * Go to your school's library and talk with the librarian(s) about what print and electronic sources (tutorials, Databases, APA, etc.) are available. *...
    Feb 6, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. It shouldn't have happened this way....
    Sending positive/loving energy your are right, it should NOT have happened this way...that lady should have been able to pass with pride and dignity!
    Oct 5, '11
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  11. Prostitutes retraining as geriatric nurses
    Perhaps then we should pull the RN licenses from some of our former students for their 'less than popular' previous occupations prior to/during Nursing School...I was informed that 1-2 in the past,...
    Sep 28, '11
    Forum: Nursing News
  12. How to Format the Unique First-Page Header for APA Style (6th Edition)
    A REQUEST: VickyRN...I would like to use this information, with your permission, on the LibGuides I am designing for the ASN, BSN, & MSN Nursing Students (and Faculty) at my university (I am the...
    Aug 17, '11
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  13. Is it to late for me to become a Nurse?
    Louis345...GO WITH YOUR GUT (AND YOUR HEART)! I spent 25+ years in Sales & Marketing and ABSOLUTELY HATED IT! Lost several jobs, had THREE Nervous Breakdowns in 8 years, then bottomed out! Went to...
    Aug 18, '10
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  14. Nurse Campy Fancy Pants!
    Just trying to point out how much I've learned (in a humorous way) by subscribing to this blog, AND HOW, as one on the periphery of the Nursing profession, I have come to understand and appreciate...
    Aug 4, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Nurse Campy Fancy Pants!
    I understand...from a distance...BOTH sides of this issue. While seeing different colored/patterned/cartooned scrubs on medical personnel, I used to presume they were nurses. HOWEVER, after becoming...
    Aug 4, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Why did you join allnurses??
    I joined because I wanted to learn about Nursing from the 'after-graduation' nurses' perspective. As a Nursing & Allied Health Librarian I ONLY get to talk with students or faculty and this helps me...
    Jun 9, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Will my age keep me from a good nursing career?
    I would NOT allow my age to be a hindrance to starting another career...I did a mid-life career change at 48 years old by getting a Masters Degree in Library Science (as well as another marriage)....
    Jun 2, '10
    Forum: Virginia Nursing
  18. Sharing Personal Information at Work
    As a Medical Librarian, I am in the minority here (needless to say!) and in my profession (mostly women and gay men...) I'm the anomaly (Married male, fairly conservative, NRA member, Grandfather,...
    May 27, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Was I Inappropriate were 'right on the money' and did the right thing. You spoke to the patient and no one else, therefore communicating only with her, based on what you wrote. Therefore, I do not see...
    May 13, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. What I head during my BLS Training (true story)
    If you do not know what an IUD is, do you know what it is used for? Just curious.
    May 11, '10
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  21. Double Standard with Sexual Harassment
    I can also understand the 'boner' part. While my stepdaughter's breastfeeding might not bother me, the sight of my wife's naked breast would cause a 'rise in the Levis'...sorry ladies but that does...
    Apr 28, '10
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  22. Double Standard with Sexual Harassment
    Although I am NOT a Nurse (but a Nursing & Allied Health Librarian) I could see how it might make some males uncomfortable. As a husband and father (three daughters and two stepdaughters) I have been...
    Apr 28, '10
    Forum: Men in Nursing