FranEMTnurse CNA, LPN, EMT-I

LTC, CPR instructor, First aid instructor.

I have always loved to help people feel better, and is why I became an EMT and an LPN in 1997

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FranEMTnurse has 25 years experience as a CNA, LPN, EMT-I and specializes in LTC, CPR instructor, First aid instructor..

993006_10151969396439325_1529142336_n.thumb.jpg.3652660a10d813df3f196de2aa4c796a.jpgFormer schoolbus driver,              2269653100040041430.jpg.5498190c4b34595a1c51cc60a664e495.jpg      

 

 

 

 

nurse since 1997 at age 55.                                          

 

 

 

 

Unfortunately, I became disabled soon after that, so I made a second choice by joining the Allnurses website in 2002, and it has been my home away from home since then.

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    Mayo New Grad Nurse Residency - February 2020

    Congratulations!
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    First Reaction to Changes

    I'm having trouble with attaching a profile photo. I have tried for several hours to load one, but have been unsuccessful so far. Other than that, I like the changes.
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    The Value of Joy: Why Feeling Good is Good for You

    I agree with you completely, and I currently use this philosophy, but my happiest and most peaceful moments are when I am connected with God. It does wonders for me. And I was once an abused, bullied and neglected individual, but no longer.
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    Why do you visit allnurses.com?

    Because it's my home away from home.
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    What Is Your Most Gross, Yucky, Disgusting Nursing Horror Story?

    So would I.That story was like a slapstick one. 😅
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    Shhhh...Quiet Time in the ICU

    That's the way it should be in all ICU units. The patients are not in there because they chose to be, they're critically ill and need the rest. I was not going to go back to our local hospital at first, because I was so traumatized by her very LOUD a...
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    Shhhh...Quiet Time in the ICU

    A 9yo boy was admitted to the ER as the result of a head on collision with a motorcycle. He was patched up, hooked up to an IV prior to being admitted to the ICU around 11 PM. He was in very critical condition, and a charge nurse began hooking him u...
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    Death's Perfect Timing

    A huge AMEN to your story. His death was truly a perfect one, and not creepy at all; It was beautiful and yes, truly perfect. Thank you for sharing it with us.
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    MD vs DO

    Thank you Half B. Now my curiosity has been satisfied.
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    MD vs DO

    i never could either. That's why I'm curious about the difference between them.
  11. I think we can store all the treasures in this room. Nobody comes in here anyway. We'll never get caught.
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    MD vs DO

    Thank you for the informative input.
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    MD vs DO

    Thank you.
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    MD vs DO

    What's the difference between an MD and a DO? I have always wondered if one requires more study and more time than the other? Does anyone know?
  15. I believe it's haunted by old nurses now.