to Jason, i too would like to train for a nursing career in dialysis. Are med-surg nurses who have been out of the field for awhile eligible? I live in Illinois and would welcome any suggestions. Good luck Jason.
Iread with some relief this link/problem. I too am there and have not been able to find a job. The advice is excellent and instead of "hiding" waiting for probation to end I too am going to apply "everywhere" and be upfront and professional for I too feel I am a great RN with alot to offer and hope and pray staying in recovery, my life/career can begin again. Best to All !
:specs:To Nsg. DX. for RR=4. Good observations. I wonder what were thevital signs before pain med. Is he on other sedating and poss. RR reducing meds. Could an alt. pain med be tried? Let me know. Keep up good work and asking questions. We are here.
:redbeathedear fellow RN and ADD sufferer I know how difficult. it can be with all the stimuli and chaos on a nsg. unit and the ADD is creating a nightmare in you head. It is so hard to sort it all out and prioritize yourself and your nsg. duties. I have found meds like Ritalin do helpas wellas writing down your schedule and also going to a quiet spot and take deep breaths help.let me know how you are doing and what's new?