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  1. IV certification certification

    Looking for a good iv class in queens/Long Island,ny
  2. Is anyone currently working for Armor correctional agency, sent my resume, still waiting to hear from them. I also have experience in that area and would like to work per diem/part time in any of the correctional facilities in new york, preferably ...
  3. Armor Correctional Healthcare

    I filled out the application for armor agency,3 weeks ago, still waiting. Worked for corrections before, would love to work there. Its also close to home. Please any suggestions. Is there anyone at the correctional facility i could contact, need a p...
  4. EDUCATION COUNCIL

    What role does the nurse education council play in your hospital? What role would like to see them play in your hospital. I am presently serving on the education council and need some help and ideas. Thanks.
  5. role of school nurse

    Thinking of working as a school nurse. any suggestions, what does the job require. I work in med-surg and need a change.
  6. Is it true that a BSN will be mandatory soon?

    Thanks. You said it all. I have met nurses with bsn,msn,etc,etc,. that have no respect for themselves or others. Some of them act like MSN means that you can curse,be abusive and rude to other nurses. Letters don't make you respected ,how you carrry ...
  7. forgot to add- someone who has an illness who is realy in pain needs medication, but some patients are drug seeking, who use the system.
  8. A pt. claims to have sickle cell wants pain meds-test show no evidence of illness pt refuses to give urine for tox. Md:jester: insists on giving diladud IVP , LESS TWO HRS LATER ,dilaudid 4mg po, percocet prn. pt wants IVP only, finally I told the d...
  9. Is it true that a BSN will be mandatory soon?

    I read an article that said in the next ten years nurses with a certificate or an Asscociate degree must obtain a BSN. Is this in written in STONE ? I know knowledge is power, but I dont wish to go back to school. I have been 35years old for the las...
  10. New admits at shift change

    iIwork on a med-surg floor and I hate when the er nurse sends a pt. during shift change, after reading some of the responses from the er nurses, I :nono:have a better understanding. I think the best solution is to have an admission nurse at all times...
  11. need IV class

    I NEED A GOOD IV CLASS-DOES ANYONE KNOW OF ONE, I NEED TO BE ABLE TO START AN iv , THE ONE OFFERED ON MY JOB WAS AWFUL. HELP!
  12. MY ORIENTATION WAS 6 WEEKS. 4 WKS IN THE CLASSROOM AND THE INSTRUCTOR LEFT US PRETTY MUCH ON OUR OWN,THEN WE WENT TO THE FLOOR-I WAS SHIFTED AROUND 4 DIFFERENT PRECEPTORS AND THE NURSE I SPENT THE MOST TIME WITH, WAS THE WORST NURSE ON THE UNIT. THAN...
  13. I HAVE NEVER CALLED IN, BUT WORKING TWELVE HOUR SHIFTS, IF I GOT LESS THAN 5 HOURS SLEEP-I WOULD. I WENT TO A SEMINAR THAT SAID NOT ONLY IS IT DANGEROUS TO WORK, BUT YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO CALL YOUR EMPLOYER AND TELL THEM YOU ARE TOO TIRED TO FUNCTIO...