Got suspended from work for doing what I was told.

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  1. DecepticonSpike

    DecepticonSpike Member of the Scrappy Doo Fan Club

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    Last night I was on our dementia wing when the administer called and told me she wanted me to go to another wing to cover a break. I politely reminded her that the rules state that their has to be at least 2 staff on the wing, and if I left there would only be 1 person. So, she then tells me that if I don't cover that break, I will be written up.
    So, seeing no choice I go to cover the break. Not even 5 minutes later, the administer call and tells me I need to report to her office. When I get there she tells me I'm now on a 2 week suspension for leaving my wing. When I reminded her that she threatened me with a write up if I didn't cover that break, she responsed with "That doesn't matter." So today I will be out job hunting.
     
  2. Chaos Muffin

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    wtf man she set you up
     
  3. Starfire22

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    Man, what a bitch.
     
  4. DecepticonSpike

    DecepticonSpike Member of the Scrappy Doo Fan Club

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    Honestly I don't think she planned it. I think she was trying to cover her add by passing the blame. Needless to say I hope I get hired some place so I won't have to go back.
     
  5. Wars

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    That sucks dude. Good luck with the hunt.
     
  6. OMEGAPRIME1983

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    Dude, that blows, Wtf is her issue. I'd report that to the higher ups.
     
  7. Super_Megatron

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    You should report this to her boss whoever that maybe.
     
  8. Dr. Grimlockisking

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    Take it straight to HR there. They'll put her on notice while you cover your bases and start looking
     
  9. Ejack37

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    That is an issue you should not just brush under the rug. You need to report it to HR.
     
  10. seeker311

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    sounds like she has dementia....


    I remember a nurse doing something similar and trying to set me up when I was working a unit one time, but there was video footage of her not doing her job, so there!
     
  11. Matty

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    I'd take her straight to HR. No way would I let this one slide.
     
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    No union?
     
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    Yea, HR. And I assume you're in the medical field? Never stray from protocol. Direct orders or not.

    Good luck on the job hunt.
     
  14. DecepticonSpike

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    Thank-you.
     
  15. DecepticonSpike

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    I have a meeting with HR on Tuesday.
     
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  16. TheIncredibleHulk

    TheIncredibleHulk Find Gary Busey!

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    If that doesn't work, lawyer up dude
     
  17. Sludge

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    Dude no way! I would definitely fight that one! No way I'd let that go.
     
  18. yodafett

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    ^ this
     
  19. Foster

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    Your fault.




    Just kidding, you'll have her badge for this.
     
  20. MetalRyde

    MetalRyde is an a-hole with a heart.

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    like everyone said, don't let this one go. go complain.
     

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