I Passed!!!! - page 2

We had our first Nursing Fundamentals test Monday. I PASSED with an 88 (I am not one to usually be happy with a B but I am now). The highest grade was a 94 the lowest was a 60; there were so many... Read More

  1. by   Vsummer1
    Originally posted by Bonnie Blue
    Just some food for thought on VS. One of my instructors said pain should be considered a fifth vital sign because joint commission has put a lot of emphasis on it in their accredation process. Congrats on passing!

    That is a very good point! I am wondering if that is part of the "assessment". Even though vitals are part of the assessment, they split it up into parts for the check off.

    And I will also bear that in mind when doing my assessments on real live patients... thank you for the tip!

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