Highschool Student Asking AdviceRegister Today!
This is a discussion on Highschool Student Asking Advice in Maryland Nursing, part of United States Nursing ... Hi. I am 16 years old and am hoping to study nursing when I graduate highschool. I am interested in...by help.me78 Aug 10, '11Hi. I am 16 years old and am hoping to study nursing when I graduate highschool. I am interested in Pediatric E.R., NICU, and Pediatric Trauma Center. I'm interested in either finding a job or volunteer position near me this school year. I am in the metro DC area, and near several large hospitals. I'm homeschooled, so my schedule can be flexible. I would appreciate advice from anyone with any experience. Thanks so much for taking the time to read this and reply!
Print and share with friends and family.
Compliments of allnurses.com.
http://allnurses.com/showthread.php?t=603451©2013 allnurses.com INC. All Rights Reserved.
- 324 Views
- Aug 19, '11 by ambz13Hi there! I'm a pre-nursing student at MC and my advice would be to get either volunteer work or try doing an EMS program. I know when I was in high school you could be a junior member at a fire department and become an EMT/FF.
I'm currently getting my per-requisites and taking a CNA class. I think you have to be 18 to do it, otherwise I would recommend doing the same.
Good luck in your journey! Nursing is a very demanding job so make sure you get some experience so you know if it's something you really want to do!