I am not yet a nurse. I am going to school, but I do work as a CNA.CMA in an ICF/MRMI facility and the individuals I take care of are defintely long term. Tubes, trachs, and general declining health.
Apr 26, '07
Occupation: school nurse/agency
7 year(s) of experience
nursing home/school nursing
Joined: Nov '06; Posts: 7
i work in nursing homes. I enjoy it, mostly the night shift.
Jul 29, '07
Occupation: Lpn in longterm care
5 year(s) of experience
Long term care/ assisted living/acute
Joined: Jul '07; Posts: 2
I have worked as a nurse for a just a few weeks.(OH my what a load But i have worked as a med aid/cna for a almost 2 years. i work mostly in long term with the residents in locked units with dementia. It is a challenge! but i do love it
Aug 14, '07
Joined: Aug '07; Posts: 6
I am an RN in LTC. I work NOCs in Broken Bow. I just graduated and passed my NCLEX in May, but I have been at the facility since 2002 as a CNA & MA.
Sep 8, '07
Occupation: Community Liaison, ADON, Utility player, does whatever no one else wants to do, Suppository Executive Director, Public Relations, Marketing, Social Services Designee, Tap dance well during surveys.
SNF/LTC, ALF, Med surg, from CNA to ADON
Joined: Sep '07; Posts: 12; Likes: 9
I've spent most of my Adult life working in LTC in Omaha. From CNA to ADON. Not too much I haven't seen, but these folks continue to surprize me daily.