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  1. P

    Health and Safety in Clinicals

    My school tells me that if I am injured during clinicals (like a needle stick, eye splash, etc.) that I should NOT go to the occupational health department at the hospital (because I'm not a true employee). Instead, they say I just have to rely on my regular health insurance. Is this common...
  2. Lexington2012

    Long hours are a danger to our patients

    I've seen a lot of comments here about how the max hours varies per state. OSHA is a national regulating body and the regulations say: "No one shall knowingly be permitted or required to work while the employee's ability or alertness is so impaired by fatigue, illness, or other causes that it...