NutmeggeRN BSN

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NutmeggeRN has 39 years experience as a BSN and specializes in kids.

Finishing my 39th year in nursing and my 28th year as a school nurse. BSN in 1983, MS Health Care Administration in 2011 and National School Nurse Certification in 2021

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    Breaking FERPA? I feel Dumb

    There are times when the pipeline only goes one way in my building. Guidance wants info, but is reluctant to share. Frustrating to have spent multiple visits with a kids going down the physical symptom road, when had I known they were working w guida...
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    That's So Fetch! (Pink Wednesdays)

    Always!
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    That's So Fetch! (Pink Wednesdays)

    AND I remembered!!! Pink scrub top today! Have an awesome day folks!
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    Osteoporosis: Five Fast Facts | Knowledge is Power

    I took a hard fall this past Summer and fractured my upper humerus...ugh what an ordeal. 60, female, overweight and family HX+. I just had a dexascan (osteopenia) and meeting with my PCP to figure out medication options. Erggh...not fun. Thanks for t...
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    Student burned at school

    Ah...makes sense. He is only concerned about exposure. I'm sure the kid uses one at home. I would clarify, for the future, what they do or not want the lids to do. Then they should make a sign as to who can or cannot use the microwave. Not sure who w...
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    Student burned at school

    This is not your error.We have microwaves in our cafeterias-middle and high school. Sounds like it was in the health office? I would clarify what the regular nurse does and have her follow up w admin as to their preferences
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    Spring BREAK

    We just got back from Feb (although most of it was in March for some reason) and I am already counting the days to April break...we still do 2. 33 days!
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    That's So Fetch! (Pink Wednesdays)

    Okey Dokey I found it!! The new cool kid rule is pink (or faded red) on Wednesday from now till June!!! Lets try and keep this thing going!!!!!
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    C'Mon Now!

    I guess we need to be more careful about what we wish for!!!
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    Where to Draw the Line...?

    Negative!!!!
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    Drugs in HS?

    Most in the past few years have involved vaping and edibles. Hard to prove at times.
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    C'Mon Now!

    The other one that needs to be resurrected is the about Pink on Wednesdays....I need to find it and pull it up to get us thru the last stretch of the year
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    Where to Draw the Line...?

    I once (years ago) had a teacher call me a 3 AM due to pain (that I correctly assessed as kidney stones, in my mind) because she didn't want to bother her friends... 'Say What?????' yup true story....Being half asleep, I offered to go watch her...
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    Are You Working Past Retirement Age?

    Phew! I wouldn't want anyone to be confused!! LOL!
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    Are You Working Past Retirement Age?

    Ahem...school nurse here...awesome schedule, yes!! Cushy laid back job? Not so much!!