CactusNurse

CactusNurse

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CactusNurse has 18 years experience and specializes in Med Surg/Peds.

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  1. ER nurse dealing with bullying...

    Don't stoop to her level. It will only haunt you. It will make you look unprofessional and looked down upon by others, especially your supervisors. Take the high road.
  2. ER nurse dealing with bullying...

    Hi, I just want to jump in to show you my support. Yes, please vent here. We all need to support your feelings since they are real. Nurses are known for being catty and mean to eachother. I would have been upset that someone was unable to speak to me...
  3. Went to inactive license

    Thank you everyone for your support. I just hope that we all stay safe during these uncertain times with this virus. I worry all the time that I will bring it home with me.
  4. NA vs RN job offers

    Keep applying. Do not accept a NA job when you are an RN.
  5. Nurse differential pay question

    I worked for Dignity Health from 7 am to 7pm. I received a shift diff (think it was 15% above my base rate) for the hours from 3-7 pm. like you mentioned. However, if I worked night shift from 7 pm to 7 am, the rate was even higher (something like 18...
  6. Went to inactive license

    I would keep my license active. This gives you the opportunity to pursue other areas, such as online teaching, case management, remote work like telephone triage or telehealth, etc. I wouldn't want to regret it in the future. of course, I am not sure...