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    For anybody who is interested in trying out a...

    For anybody who is interested in trying out a Paso Fino and ever in the Park City, Utah area I recommend:

    http://www.windinyourhair.com

    Every time we went skiing I would take a day off and ride...
  2. I am not a "hunter" person. It is not my...

    I am not a "hunter" person. It is not my discipline of choice. I have the usual complaints that many do when watching modern hunter rounds - too slow, boring, no brilliance, etc

    They blew every...
  3. Current trainer competes a 19 year old horse at...

    Current trainer competes a 19 year old horse at training for "fun" while I and other students ride the same horse BN - T. All riders are over 40 and trainer is over 60.

    Last trainer I rode with...
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    Congrats! Hope you are able to institute...

    Congrats!

    Hope you are able to institute changes and have problems diminish :)
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    You have to promise not to laugh, I'm trying to...

    You have to promise not to laugh, I'm trying to keep it all light and friendly, but I have also worked for a veterinarian. Her head vet tech was a "human RN" who got tired of working with people. She...
  6. I think many patients are overwhelmed by the...

    I think many patients are overwhelmed by the sheer number of people they see at their bedside.

    We have a whiteboard at the bedside of every patient clinical nurse: a space for your name.

    I...
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    I would also like to give "props" to PCAs, NAs -...

    I would also like to give "props" to PCAs, NAs - whatever your area calls patient care assistants. For those who are not familiar with the terminology these are the people in the hospital who often...
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    At no point did I ever say it was easy. Nor do...

    At no point did I ever say it was easy.
    Nor do I undervalue those with the education that come along with the letters "MD".

    I currently work with a young resident who is possibly the best MD I...
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    Use smaller zucchini if you have them for this...

    Use smaller zucchini if you have them for this recipe.

    Take a vegetable peeler (or mandolin) and make long thin strips of zucchini. I usually skip the very center where it is all seeds. (You...
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    I don't think anybody is saying that your husband...

    I don't think anybody is saying that your husband isn't a good physician, or even a great one.

    In your first post however, you stated that others would not be as capable as he is specifically...
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    Why do you assume this to be true? I am taking...

    Why do you assume this to be true?

    I am taking a new job where as a RN (not even an NP) I will be seeing geriatric patients to help manage their care.

    The entire reason I am being hired is the...
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    Just wondering how you would have time to address...

    Just wondering how you would have time to address the training situation?
    What changes could you realistically make?
    Usually this is a huge undertaking that happens system wide.

    My hospital had...
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    Are you in healthcare? It sounds like it :)

    Are you in healthcare?

    It sounds like it :)
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    My family had a couple of Bichon Frises and while...

    My family had a couple of Bichon Frises and while cute they were not my idea of a DOG.

    Fist dog with my husband was a cairn terrier. A nice dog, and good with the kids, but she was so...
  15. Thread: Land Rovers?

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    I had an LR3 for a while and thought it had some...

    I had an LR3 for a while and thought it had some really wonderful features.

    1 - I had a BIG dog and the shape of the back meant that she was always comfortable even with a lot of luggage

    2 -...
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    If there is research that supports the way you...

    If there is research that supports the way you manage your disease process look for MDs that performed that research. See if any are close by to you. If not, you can reach out to the MDs who did the...
  17. I'm an RN and have plenty of patients with...

    I'm an RN and have plenty of patients with feeding tubes. In my opinion the tube itself is a non-issue. You can tape it down to your abdomen with simple paper tape.

    Why the 23 hour feedings?
    ...
  18. As an aside, while I appreciate your desire to...

    As an aside, while I appreciate your desire to home school your kids, not leaving yourself time for a job limits your options.

    You may have to move somewhere to find a decent school system.
    ...
  19. Some version of this is accurate. Plus if he...

    Some version of this is accurate.

    Plus if he ever goes into a true tailspin, looses his job, whatever then you will find yourself in the same position.

    I went from SAHM to working two jobs and...
  20. Please: 1) start putting money away for...

    Please:

    1) start putting money away for yourself - doesn't matter if you have to start scrimping on groceries and pocketing the extra cash or getting a part time job etc

    2) go have a consult...
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    Stunning horse! How old is he now? What is he...

    Stunning horse!
    How old is he now?
    What is he like, personality wise?
  22. Absolutely the case as far as I can tell. Major...

    Absolutely the case as far as I can tell. Major medical center with poor HR department who basically is uninformed. Lovely MDs who have no idea about administrative details!

    There is a separate...
  23. I also wanted to thank all the posters who...

    I also wanted to thank all the posters who suggested how to phrase my request for flexible time.

    Those comments were particularly helpful.

    The research team is on a deadline. They are desperate...
  24. Thanks everybody for all the input. The...

    Thanks everybody for all the input.

    The research project (an academic study where I will be doing clinical outpatient work as part of the study) will be conducted at several outpatient...
  25. New job offer - need help negotiating a schedule that leaves time to ride

    I've been offered a new job. We have not yet discussed a salary/benefits/vacation package.

    Currently I do shift work 3-4 days a week. The days that I am on I work from about 6:45am - 7:45pm....
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