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Seasoned Nurses - This one is for you

Seasoned nurses are special, not only because of the knowledge they possess and the skills they have mastered, but also for the many changes and advances in medical technology they have seen over the...

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Holiday Bonus

Anyone here get a holiday bonus from their company? Or are those a thing of the past?

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Dismissed From Nursing School, Not Sure What To Do Now

Hi, I've just recently been dismissed from nursing school and I'm not exactly sure where to go from here. Nursing is still my biggest passion and something I want to do for the rest of my life. I've...

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Forgot to follow up on orders

Feeling very ashamed today. I need to vent to my fellow nurses and please do not judge. I'm an RN working in home health and forgot to follow up with my Clients PCP regarding a urine specimen which...

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Extreme nurse burn out need help please

I need help. I have been burnt out for a long time for various reasons. I have come to my end of burn out and I am severely depressed. There's a lot of background to why I feel like this but this is...

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Travel nursing? Those with experience - how does it work?

What up people, pre-nursing student here. I have a question for travel RNs - how does it work? Have some years left to finish my nursing education, but want to know what I am getting myself into to...

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My GF is a retaking her 2nd year.

This isn't so much a question, just would like to get it off my chest. I'm not a student nurse, my girlfriend is. I'm a bar owner, and I love her very much, although she doesn't know... We've...

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First Year
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Off orientation this week so scared

Hey everyone. I know many have posted about this before but I just need some advice and to vent. I've been on orientation for 15 weeks on nights and I'm on my own starting this week. I should feel...

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Under DHA, centralization of military healthcare

Any insights on the centralization of military healthcare move in regards with recruiting, work assignements, deployments etc. im just curious as a future direct accesion applicant. Thanks

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What is happening with safe nursing..

I have been an ER nurse for several years. I've always been very proud to be an ER nurse, but see some pretty sad trending in the field. I have a family member that works in the ICU, so I often hear...

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Those parents who believe everything their kids say

I get wanting to believe your kid, but I also know as a parent, that 99% of the time, you are NOT getting the full story. I got an angry call from a mother of a first grader I saw yesterday,...

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questionable IM injection

I recently switched specialties from surgery to corrections and recently observed a fellow nurse administer a viscous depot injection (4ml) into the deltoid muscle of a adult, small-built male. This...

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Need help from anyone crafty

My DD came home from school last night with a note that they are doing a secret Santa and they have to MAKE a gift for their classmate. She has to make something handmade, related to "dance"...

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Failed Nursing 1 by less than a percent looking for advice

So I made an account just to post this here and as the title says, I just failed my first semester of Nursing school. Sorry but this might be a long rant, anyways, I'm really upset that this happened...

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Any advice for a new grad trying to stay afloat?

A while ago, I posted on here about choosing which area to work. You all were very helpful, so now I'm back. Don't get me wrong. I am extremely glad I chose to work where I did. There is pretty...

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End of semester! How did everyone do?

Whew! Semester is over! I hope everyone did well! I only had 2 nursing classes as all my gen ed's were done. Got A- in both. Kinda bitter I didn't do as well as others in my class, but I have a...

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Time to move on?

Hi, all survived from first year as a nurse, what a challenging year it has been. I need some advice. My unit has a very high turn over rate. Our unit has been through two managers already. My first...

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Indiana nurses

Just everyone being selected for 1350-16 ($49)? My last 5 or 6 tests have been this. Wondering if this is our new normal?

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eBook vs Physical Book

So, apologies if this has been posted a lot previously, but when I was scrolling through forums, I was mostly finding topics from at least a few years back, and opinions and technology change....

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Deciding on CEUs

How do you determine which CEU credits you take to meet your state-mandated renewal quota (if your state has one)? Do you just do the cheapest/freebies as you find them? Do you limit yourself to CEUs...

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