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  1. Ethics question....
    I would report this to the primary Doctor and I would write the whole incident in the nurses progress note including what I wrote to the MD for future reference. My understanding of Ombudsman is...
    Feb 5, '15
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Flu Vaccine, enough already!
    I really wonder what expipe would do if expipe was responsible for the care of children or those who can not represent themselves.
    Sep 8, '12
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing and Responding
  3. Can someone "dumb down" what Obamacare really means?
    [/Quote] She was cut from coverage at all any longer with that...she does have Medicare, which she had to pay a $4000.00 deductable for a hospital admission plus she no longer has her...
    Sep 4, '12
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  4. How to say no when someone asks for your stethoscope?
    EEEEEEEEwwwwww just say HELL NO! that is just disgusting! why would you even consider it? eeeeeeeeeeeeeeewww! I don't care about wipes, that's like sharing your underwear...eeeeeeeeeeeeewww:barf02:...
    Sep 3, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. Check Up: Obamacare vs. Romneycare: Any real difference?
    Under the Affordable Healthcare Act, insurance company can not spend more than 20% for administrative expense, and must spend no less than 80% for patient care. To me that is not selling out to big...
    Sep 3, '12
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  6. Flu Vaccine, enough already!
    Also, having read through some of CDC info on flu vaccine, I would also weigh in on the severity of the allergy reaction to any component of the vaccine and if I would need to visit an allergy...
    Sep 1, '12
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing and Responding
  7. Flu Vaccine, enough already!
    A few years back, a facility where I was employed offered flu vaccine to all employees. At the time, this was not a condition of employment, I was one of the first to get shot, however not all were...
    Aug 12, '12
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing and Responding
    That is only last month. Me/I have been ......since 2010 due to different circumstances. Flu Clinic specifically Mollen Immunization actively recruits if you need a job. Nice folks to work with!
    Jul 20, '12
    Forum: Nursing Job Search Assistance
  9. Retraining Displaced Workers As Nurses
    i have not read all postings; i apologize if i repeat what others may have said. i would just start by saying this "let us just turn the table around" for the sake of fairness. supposing i...
    Jul 19, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Obamacare, what could go wrong?
    More importantly, the people of Massachussetts wanted it and they got it. In contrast, the law we have now was signed while disregarding the People's wishes. Oh, really? You critics of...
    Jul 1, '12
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  11. Do you have a lot of Debt to pay off
    And it seems to me that if you have less debts to pay and to worry about, you can focus on your study a lot better.
    Jun 14, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  12. Is it possible.....
    Let us just say that a litter or L is 1000cc; 10,000 is 10 litter or 10L. A gallon is a little more than 3.78L; so, 10,000 a little less 3 or 2.6 gallon to be exact. This is a reply of posting...
    Jun 10, '12
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  13. These just seems so gross to me
    May 15, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. These just seems so gross to me
    More and more health facilities are now conscientious about environmental health; and they know the concept of : reduce, reuse, and recycle. Hats off also to those facilities that do not just...
    May 14, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. Once again.....I'm a "nurse".....
    What it comes down to is that in general these MAs (whatever you call them) are just pleasant, professional, and trusted by the doctors these Mas working for.
    May 13, '12
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  16. How can you neglect a patient and live with yourself?
    Venting away and to have your heart broken does not really help the situation. The OP at least called the NH and inquired about the redness on his groin and cellulitis to his right leg. This 93 y.o...
    May 6, '12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  17. Help with nursing
    "I do study hard but needing a 94 on the final is almost impossible, I am so depressed... I did call and apply to LPN school in case I fail.. I don't know what to do..." I did not know that...
    Apr 8, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. Written up for false documentation...
    "thank you for your reply. this is so true. some nurses make up weights, fingersticks, vitals signs and so on. i've seen it with my own eyes. i know not every treatment is being done. at my...
    Mar 23, '12
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  19. Socializing after work in your scrubs
    I have not had a chance to read all the posts but here is a scenario. In some metropolitan cities, I have seen health professionals who go out in their scrubs on their lunch times to local...
    Mar 19, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  20. New reality for nurses: Not easy to find a job
    I think there is also a surplus of experienced nurses. I am one of them. Hope things will get better the unemployed.
    Mar 13, '12
    Forum: Nursing News
  21. Does an obese nurse set a bad example?
    "12:44 pm by rita359 12:44 pm by rita359 A member since Aug '04. Posts: 336 Likes: 212 Age: 63 Awards: If the obese nurse does her work effeciently she does not set a bad...
    Feb 27, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  22. Giving PRN meds- need some clarification
    nikkicb2004, If the PRN narcotic for this particular patient does not contain acetaminophen, maybe he can be offered Tylenol and the anti anxiety med. The combination of the two works quite...
    Feb 16, '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  23. Should I get my LPN license while im in nursing school?
    countrychic01, Yes, by all means. I know of RNs who took LPN exam while in the RN program. Not only that this is good for your education, but it is also helpful for you financially. You can...
    Feb 14, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  24. Flu Vaccine, enough already!
    the reason there is so much controversy around the flu vaccine is because its efficacy is disputed. in addition, unless you're using individual vials, they're full of aluminum or thermion...
    Feb 7, '12
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing and Responding
  25. Flu Vaccine, enough already!
    [color=#808080]"sorry, te sarcasm in my post did not come across well." notpuurfctbtgdnghns just saw this post. i got you. though you did not come across as being sarcastic/hurtful. ...
    Feb 6, '12
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing and Responding