So happy

  1. As some of you may know from my previous threads, I did not pass NCLEX in July. I had a job lined up to start in September. I was going to be doing an OR internship,which is supposed to be a great experience, but when I got my failure notification I figured that it was all over. Today I talked with my nurse manager, and she offered me to stay with the program. I will be taking the same class and clinicals (scrubbing instead of circulating) for 10 weeks as the other RN's. I will of course be making the salary of a patient care tech, but I am so psyched that I am still able to participate in this awesome internship I will retake my boards in October and if I pass I will then be able to learn to be a circulating nurse and have a head start on being a scrub nurse (as well as make more money). Just had to let everyone know how excited I am. I'm even more excited b/c I leave in a couple of days to go to the beach to stay with some friends until Labor Day

    Christine
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  2. 6 Comments

  3. by   fab4fan
    Good for you...I'm glad things worked out. Now go on vaca and relax!
  4. by   Noney
    Wow. Your nurse manager sounds great. Good luck on boards next time.
  5. by   nekhismom
    Congrats Chrislynn!!! I am so happy to hear that. Good luck with this great internship and have a WONDERFUL vacation!
  6. by   fourbirds4me
    Soooo glad that worked out for you!
  7. by   zacarias
    Christine,

    It sounds like you're really pleased and it's so great to be able to still participate in the internship. Know that you will pass boards in October!
  8. by   jm1739
    Congratulations!! I'm glad to hear things are shaping up for you. Just think, October will be here before you know it and you will do great!! Have a great vacation!

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