New Grad Shifts Cancelled While in Orientation - page 2

I am a fairly new graduate RN (7 months experience), and I am wondering if anyone else has experienced this. I began working at a hospital in New Orleans recently, and am still in orientation. My... Read More

  1. by   Eirene
    [FONT=Franklin Gothic Medium]Oh yes, the dreaded 'on-call.'
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    [FONT=Franklin Gothic Medium]I've recently accepted a job with the state. The reason? NO ON-CALL. Last payperiod I worked 36/72 hours. I couldn't even make my morgage payment with that. It's been this way for several months.
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    [FONT=Franklin Gothic Medium]I love my job- I just cannot do it anymore due to pure economics.