NICU for Critical Care Experience?

  1. How often do nurses with only NICU experience get into CRNA school? Do many schools accept that?
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  3. by   Isuhd8u
    Quote from Harmony213
    How often do nurses with only NICU experience get into CRNA school? Do many schools accept that?
    My school only accepts adult critical care experience. However, there are other schools nearby that accept NICU experience. You will have to check with the program in which you wish to apply to. I know most (if not all) programs will list which experiences are acceptable. Best wishes.
  4. by   Businessman
    Also, you might want to think about the fact that adult ICU experience helps
    you in the long run, as most anesthesia procedures are done on adults, not on preemies...
  5. by   athomas91
    there are 2 in my class who are NICU only nurses. they plan on doing peds ..

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