All of the information on this website and related social media platforms is for informational purposes only. It is meant to supplement, not replace, your existing knowledge.  While patient scenarios are discussed, identifying details have been changed to protect their privacy and ensure compliancy with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.  You must always follow your facility’s policies, procedures, and protocols as well as be familiar with your repective State Board of Nursing and Standard of Care.

 

Terms of Use

Anything you read on this blog, or anything acted up because of this blog, is subject to the terms of use. You are reading this website of your own free will.  Anything you do (click, purchase, take advice or recommendations) is your own personal choice and at your own risk.  If you try a product recommended, follow a piece of advice, or try a service, and are not satisfied, the FreshRN will not be able to assist you.  Kati Kleber and the FreshRN team are not help responsible for these or similar scenarios.

General Disclaimer

This website is the intellectual property of Kati Kleber and Nurse Eye Roll ® LLC.  Any information on this website reflects personal opinions and experiences and does not reflect the opinion of any author’s current or past employer.   The information posted on this website is copyrighted.  Please fill out a contact form if you would like permission to use any part of this copyrighted intellectual property.

Prior to the foundation of FreshRN.com, all blog content was on NurseEyeRoll.com and redirected.  Nurse Eye Roll ® is a registered trademark of Nurse Eye Roll ® LLC.

Affiliate Links

As you read through content on FreshRN.com, you may run across something called “affiliate links”.

So, what are affiliate links and why should I care?  

Affiliate links are links where if you decide to purchase that particular product or service, Kati Kleber will get a percentage of that sale.  Think of it kind of like a finder’s fee for linking the consumer to something they’re interested in.  This is at not additional cost to you and does not change the prices of any items.  The only items promoted and therefore containing affiliate links on this site have either been personally used by Kati Kleber or someone she knows and trusts.  It is a part of the FreshRN promoise that we will never promote anything that we do not wholeheartedly stand behind.

Kati Kleber and FreshRN.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program.

It is an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com.

In addition to Amazon, Kati Kleber is also an affilate with NRSNG.com, the Honest Company, ClickBank, Target, FIGS scrubs, The Art of Nursing, NNBA, and more. Kati will ALWAYS indicate if there is an affiliate relationship at the beginning of any post that an affiliate link.  She will indicate this before the first link is present, per FCC Guidelines.

Sponsored Posts Disclaimer

Occasionally, Kati Kleber will work with a company who provides compensation to her in exchange for writing a blog post on this website.  Any review post is Kati’s own personal opinion and compensation does not impact the content. Kati would never agree to this, nor would she promote or work with a company who engages in these practices.  To identify these posts, there is an additional disclaimer at the top of the post, which will state which company or entity specifically sponored that post.

Current Professional Partnerships and/or Relationships

Kati Kleber is an actual student at Capella University, compensated for posting about her experience.

Kati Kleber frequently works with American Nurses Association, Staff Garden, and Brittney Wilson over at TheNerdyNurse.com.  She is employed by NRSNG.com.

Kati is a Wellness Advocate with dōTERRA.  Therefore, if you decide to purchase any oils from Kati’s dōTERRA site, she will recieve a percentage of the sale. If you decide to sell oils with Kati, she will recieve a percentage of your sales.

DōTERRA Wellness Advoate Information and Dislcaimer

Kati uses essential oils in her daily personal life.  She intermittently shares how she uses them.  She does not and will not advocate utilizing oils to cure any disease or condition. While Kati is a registered nurse, she uses oils on herself – NOT her patients, and does not discuss this or instruct on this.

Kati will only discuss safe methods of using oils, meaning they are always diluted with a carrier (like unfractionated coconut oil) if used topically, or they are used aromatically with a diffuser and therefore very diluted.  Kati does not advocate for internal use of oils unless it is a very small amount (a few drops or less) in a recipe.  Essential oils are extremely concentrated and therefore should be utilized with caution.  Kati does her best to provide research when discussing oil usage, but it is up to the consumer to utilize them safely. Kati is not a certified aromatherapist.  Anything related to oils that she discussed is informational.

The FDA has not evaluated anything Kati has said.  DōTERRA products are not meant to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

If you are interested in learning how you can use oils in a clinical capacity as a registered nurse, please check out resources like the American Holistic Nurses Association – not FreshRN.com.

Guest Blog Posts

Guests occasionally write for the FreshRN Blog. Any content written by guests reflects their personal experiences and opinions and not that of any current or past employers.  Compensation may be exchanged for a guest blog posts.  If so, a disclaimer will be listed at the top of the post to indicate such.

Nurse Gear

Under the Gear tab, you’ll find two shops in which you can purchase clothing, notebooks, coffee mugs and so forth.  Should you choose to purchase something from either of these online stores (Spreadshirt and/or Zazzle), Kati Kleber will get a very small percentage of the sale.  The decision was made to utilize these two companies because they facilitate order placement and fufillment, which in turn makes the items substantially cheaper than if this was completed by the FreshRN team.

Comments Policy

The first time you comment, it will be moderated and approved to ensure you’re not a robot/spam.  After you’re approved, you’ll be able to comment freely and it will post immediately, regardless if it conflicts with the viewpoint of the author.  However, should you post anything inappropriate, offensive, spammy, threatening, or misleading, the FreshRN team reserves the right to delete your comment.  All comments are welcome and we encourage constructive dialogue.

Hold Harmless

We do not provide medical advice, regardless of the circumstanes. Any professional or personal recommendations are based soley on personal opinion and/or experience of the author. Any of this advice or recommendations acted upon are of your own free will.  Should you chose to take action based on something you read on this website, it is at your own risk, and you agree to hold the author harmless.

Privacy Statement

We use cookes to provide prompt delivery of content and serve ads. Any information collected about you during this process will be kept private.  Kati will NEVER sell your email address to anyone, or put you on a list you didn’t sign up for yourself.  One thing we cannot be held responsible for however is the privacy practices of the various advertisers, affiliates, their audience(s), subsidiaries, or partners.

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

FreshRN uses JetPack and Google Analytics to track traffic and users to the site. 

JetPack

Data Used: IP address, WordPress.com user ID (if logged in), WordPress.com username (if logged in), user agent, visiting URL, referring URL, timestamp of event, browser language, country code. Important: The site owner does not have access to any of this information via this feature. For example, a site owner can see that a specific post has 285 views, but he/she cannot see which specific users/accounts viewed that post. Stats logs — containing visitor IP addresses and WordPress.com usernames (if available) — are retained by Automattic for 28 days and are used for the sole purpose of powering this feature.

Activity Tracked: Post and page views, video plays (if videos are hosted by WordPress.com), outbound link clicks, referring URLs and search engine terms, and country. When this module is enabled, Jetpack also tracks performance on each page load that includes the Javascript file used for tracking stats. This is exclusively for aggregate performance tracking across Jetpack sites in order to make sure that our plugin and code is not causing performance issues. This includes the tracking of page load times and resource loading duration (image files, Javascript files, CSS files, etc.). The site owner has the ability to force this feature to honor DNT settings of visitors. By default, DNT is currently not honored.

Google Analytics

FreshRN uses Google Analytics’ 3rd-party audience data such as age, gender, and interests to better understand the behavior of our customers and work with companies that collect information about your online activities to provide advertising targeted to suit your interests and preferences… These companies also use automated technologies to collect information when you click on our ads, which helps track and manage the effectiveness of our marketing efforts. 

You may opt out of the automated collection of information by third-party ad networks for the purpose of delivering advertisements tailored to your interests, by visiting the consumer opt-out page for the Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising at http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ and edit or opt-out your Google Display Netowrk ads’ preferences at http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/.

Who we share your data with

FreshRN and WordPress does not share any personal data with anyone.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Your contact information

If you have any privacy concerns you can use the contact form to email us. 

Additional information

For Users with accounts located in European Data Region, all processing of Personal Data is performed in accordance with privacy rights and regulations following the EU Directive 95/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 24 October 1995 (the Directive), and the implementations of the Directive in local legislation. From May 25th, 2018, the Directive and local legislation based on the Directive will be replaced by the Regulations (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of Personal Data and on the free movement of such data, known as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), and CheckMarket’s processing will take place in accordance with the GDPR.

Giveaway Rules, Disclaimer and Policy

All of the below rules, disclaimers and policy applies to FreshRN.com and all of the related social media handles listed below.  Any giveaway sponored by the FreshRN team is not affiliated with or sponsored by any social media platform itself (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, Tumblr, Snapchat).

Twitter: @Kati_Kleber

Instagram: @Kati_Kleber

Facebook:  Fresh RN Facebook Page

Pinterest: FreshRN Pinterest Page

Tumblr: FreshRN Tumblr Page

Eligibility

Giveaways are open to readers with continential US shipping addresses only, unless otherwise stated.  While most, if not all, giveaways are directed towards nurses, you need not be a nurse to win. No purchase or payment is ever necessary to enter any drawings on FreshRN.com.

How to enter

The manner to enter a giveaway will be stated on the actual giveaway post (on this website or a social media platform).  A limit of one entry is allowed per e-mail address and/or social media account. You may not enter more than once, whether or not you use a different e-mail address. Entries determined to be submitted with the same email address or from the same individual using multiple email addresses will make you ineligible.

General Giveaway Disclaimer

Kati Kleber and the FreshRN team is  not be responsible for:

  • any late or lost entries
  • any technological or communications-related malfunctions/issues
  • any giveaway disruptions
  • any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the giveaway

Entry Deadline Date – get it done

All entries for giveaways through this site must be received on or before the given “Entry Deadline Date”  to be eligible to win a prize.  Anything posted after will not be considered.  There will be no exceptions.

Winner Selection

Will selection will be completely random, unless otherwise stated.

Winner Notification

The manner in which you will be notified will be described in the intial giveaway post and is dependent upon the platform in which the giveaway is hosted.

Prize forfeit

If you do not respond to reasonable attempts to communicate with you to notify you of your winnings, after 24 hours your prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected.  You will be notified if this occurs.

Taxes

You have to pay taxes, if necessary, on your prizes.

Prize Substitution

Not doing it. You either get the prize or nothing at all – myself or the sponsor will not substitute cash for the prize.  Come on you guys… I can’t believe you’d even ask! 😉

Publicity

If you win – the FreshRN team reserves the right to promote that on the website and aforementioned social media platforms.

Disputes

In the event of a dispute as to the ownership of any entry, the person whose name appears on the entry form associated with the prize number for the winning entry will be deemed to be the winner. If someone else (friend or foe!) hacks your email and claims the prize, I’m sorry!  I cannot and will not produce more prizes in these situations.

Fraud or technical issue

If anyone on the FreshRN team believes fraud has occurred within the giveaway or this is a technical issue – we reserve the right to cancel the giveaway.

General Release

By entering the giveaway through this website, you release Kati Kleber and the FreshRN team from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the giveaway or delivery, misdelivery or acceptance of any prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory.

 

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