Nursing Specialties

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General Specialties

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544
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What to do about burn out. by winniewoman9060

Advanced Practice Nursing

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11,610
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Future of Nurse Practitioners by Spadeforce

Doctoral Degrees

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8,658
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Anyone else applying to PhD programs? by saheckler

Nurse Practitioners (NP)

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61,552
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New NP, embarrassing salary offer! by LucyLou88

Clinical Nurse Specialists

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2,856
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MSN only requirement for CNS? by Possible78

Critical Care Nursing

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13,660
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Can med surg nurse go into ICU? by Lunaticare05

MICU / SICU Nursing

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25,573
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Tube feeding and hemodialysis by Chisca

NICU Nursing / Neonatal

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43,825
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Isolettes and phototherapy by jennylee321

Neuro Intensive Care (ICU)

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3,824
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Removing an EVD by Delia37

PICU Nursing / Pediatric

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6,495
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CHOP Critical Care Residency by vgiordano23

Addictions Nursing

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1,861
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Detox Nursing- Abd cramps by TX.RN.Shannon

Aesthetics Nursing

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1,161
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Medical Aesthetics Education, NY by shatikaz

Agency Nurses

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6,438
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Dealing with nosey nurses by Jerrysdogmommy

Ambulatory Care Nursing

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5,943
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Ambulatory Care RN responsibilities by BeenThere2012

Burn Nursing

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1,420
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ED treatment for severe burn victim by marienm, RN, CCRN

Camp Nursing

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3,066
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I want to try camp nursing by kidzcare

Cardiac Nursing

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11,053
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Heart & vascular Telephone Triage by Hmayse

Developmental Disabilities

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1,746
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Any ID/DD Nurses in Virginia? by juliezehrn

Diabetes / Endocrine Nursing

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2,761
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Endo Interview by FloridaBeagle

Dialysis / Renal / Urology

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15,867
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Frustrated by rebeccanub18

Emergency Nursing

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95,921
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Violence in the workplace by Neats

Forensic Nursing

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1,820
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MSN w/ forensic focus..is it worth it? by SqrB3ar

Gastroenterology Nursing

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3,627
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C diff room downtime by rubyred1014

Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing

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73,314
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Since when is it okay to be late ? by TheMoonisMyLantern

Holistic Nursing

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2,470
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Hospitals with Reiki nurses by tinyRN72

Home Health Nursing

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32,174
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Share your real world thoughts by blockhouseclaudia

Infectious Disease Nursing

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2,125
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Needle prick!!! by amzyRN

Infusion Nursing

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6,269
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Respiratory Therapists Inserting PICC Lines by diffNtheSAMe

Legal Nursing

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3,877
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How to become a Legal Nurse Consultant? by SqrB3ar

Medical-Surgical Nursing

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18,935
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Struggling with report by Rebekulous

MDS Coordinator Information

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6,187
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Coding and training staff by caltex2002

Neurological Nursing

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858
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Ataxia s/p Brain Tumor by LockportRN

Nursing Informatics

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5,918
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Anyone have experience in NI? by Pixie.RN

Nurse Management

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7,588
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Taking pay cut for a promotion by ORMurse27

Ob/Gyn Nursing

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97,875
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Labor & Delivery Nurses by Smith1283

Occupational Health Nursing

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1,193
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Need job advice please. by 1wellnessnurse

Oncology Nursing

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7,702
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Facility that will crush chemo drug by KelRN215

Orthopedic Nursing

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2,865
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New grad considering Ortho?? by mmc51264

PACU Nursing

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3,858
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Isolation patients by djmatte

Pain Management Nursing

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3,215
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Med error? by JKL33

Parish Nursing

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510
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Nurse vs sleep tech vs chaplain...age 60 by MinneNurse

Pediatric Nursing

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13,455
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Low flow vs high flow nasal cannula by NotReady4PrimeTime

Private Duty Nursing

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11,401
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Downtime during school by JustBeachyNurse

Psychiatric Nursing

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33,037
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Red flag or not? by Neats

Public Health Nursing

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3,001
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Qualities for a nurse in public health by Dallas Stars RN MN

Pulmonary Nursing

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1,389
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Trach with oxygen by pmath_RRT

Quality Improvement

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1,101
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QI research paper by Tletcher

Research Nursing

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2,360
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Experience before PhD by MarmotWhisperer

Rural Nursing

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790
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How small is rural? by ChryssyD

School Nurses

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75,483
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advancing as a school nurse by jhunting

Telephone Triage Nursing

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2,286
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Anybody here?? by Hmayse

Travel Nursing

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42,587
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To stay or go- traveling while pregnant. by perfexion

Volunteer Nursing

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2,069
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want to be in MSF. What should I do? by The_nerve

Wound / Ostomy / Continence

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4,809
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Incontinent ON PURPOSE by mtmkjr

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