adventure780 BSN, MSN, RN, APN

Geriatrics/family medicine

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adventure780 has 12 years experience as a BSN, MSN, RN, APN and specializes in Geriatrics/family medicine.

been a nurse since March 2011, NP since 2018

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  1. adventure780

    port accessing tips.

    the infusion nurse I work with does not utilize heparin flush, how can I explain to her we need to use them?
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    Ocn certification

    planning to go this route thanks
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    Interview/shadowing at Infusion Center

    did you take the job>?
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    Pump vs Gravity for vesicants

    My current setting, we run everything by gravity, hence why I have refused to run the chemo myself. The one infusion nurse may leave and I may get pressurized to help out. I spoke with head of operations for the company that serves as the umbrella fo...
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    ONC Certification information

    I am a Nurse practitioner now , working in oncology only since January 2021. Should for this certification?
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    Port Accessing and Reaccessing frequency

    How about flushing the port when not in active treatment, but the patient and provider mutually decide to maintain the port in case of an emergency or cancer returns? I have heard 6-8 weeks or 3 weeks.
  7. I earned my DNP in July 2021

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    Oncology NP

    It honestly varies by practice or facility. I worked for my first oncology position for a year and change, without RN experience in oncology or any related certifications. Now in my second position in hem/onco and I feel I get to do more in this prac...
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    Simmons University School of Nursing FNP online program

    supposed to be a good program I applied twice but was not accepted, but I did graduate from somewhere else two years ago and have been working as an np since March 2018. Good luck!
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    How long should one grieve after losing job?

    I was in your place once but I didn't have the option to go back to being a nursing assistant in my facility. I was an aide first on the unit for a few years then I finished nursing school and got licensed. I was a child in a candy store finally gett...
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    Brian Short News

    This place is amazing! Platform to encourage nurses and cheer them on in their journeys. Brian's legacy will live on no matter what caused their deaths
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    Why I am not Surprised by Joy Behar's Ignorant Comments

    I had a patient at the nursing home that had a change in the mental status however when paramedics got there she refused and had been perked up again. I apologized to them because I truly have respect for their time
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    Why I am not Surprised by Joy Behar's Ignorant Comments

    Agreed we should empower each other
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    Brian Short News

    May they rip, sad that someone who just wanted to support nursing and quality of care for patients was taken away by an act of violence. Prayers to the family
  15. that is my next class, thanks for asking this question