new nurse woes - page 2
I realized today that nursing school taught me about 1 /100000 of what I need to know to be the nurse that I want to be. I left feeling inadequate today. I know it'll take time but I sure wish I... Read More
Mar 11, '07Quote from wkucu1You might get better response if you ask at the TN forum.Does anyone on here know the starting salaries for new nurses in Nashville, TN???
I graduate in May and the hospital I am looking at starts @ $17.25...is that normal???
Mar 13, '07Hello All,
I do not have any new nurse woes yet since I have not started my first job as a nurse. I am in the midst of the hiring process for a job in an L&D unit in a teaching hospital in NYC and I wanted some advice, tips, etc. for nurses who are in their first year on a L&D unit. What can I expect? Anything I should do to better prepare myself?
Thanks and best of luck to all. You will make it past your first year.
Mar 13, '07Congrats on passing your NCLEX Melita!
I am not on L&D but I think that we all just need to be kind to ourselves, learn from ours and others mistakes and realize that there is a steep learning curve.