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By CT Pixie

Joined Jan 21, '07 - from 'Southern New England'. CT Pixie is a RN. She has 'RN-2013 LPN-2008' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'geriatrics'. Posts: 3,754 (39% Liked) Likes: 3,864

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  1. Great job!
    7:17 am
    Forum: Nursing News
  2. In all honesty, if I'm calling someone I'd rather just go to voice mail than have someone who isn't the person I'm looking...
    Sep 18
    Forum: LTC: Directors Nursing / Assistant
  3. In CT you can work 'below' your level of license/practice... such as an LPN working as a CNA. You must stay within the scope...
    Sep 18
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  4. One attempt with passing for both LPN and RN NCLEX.
    Sep 18
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  5. Nope! I went and filed for unemployment. I was on the books as hired as a part time employee. However I always worked full...
    Sep 18
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  6. I live in CT (hence CT Pixie :) I didn't know manual BP's were not required on the State Exam.
    Sep 17
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  7. It's not just nursing that has this type of policy. Absenteeism is grounds for dismissal/firing in most careers/jobs. I...
    Sep 17
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  8. If it isn't required, it should be. Often the automatic ones aren't working, are giving wonky numbers or needs charging and...
    Sep 16
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  9. CVS, Walmart and Target also have them (for WalMart and Target they are usually over by the pharmacy)..both manual and...
    Sep 15
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. Yes, Quick Results are available on weekends and holidays. The time it comes up is anyones guess. My class last year all...
    Sep 14
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  11. If they took the test and passed prior to Pearson Vue revamping their site, then they would get the 'old' way for the trick....
    Sep 14
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  12. During my LPN schooling, the 1st semester was the one that people dropped like flies. During my RN (ADN) schooling, again...
    Sep 13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. I don't know of any books, but youtube has numerous videos on all sorts of nursing skills...best part...its FREE.
    Sep 13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. LTC resident who was 100% with it... serving spoon (bigger than a table spoon) in her anus, with only maybe 2-3 inches of...
    Sep 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. In my LPN schooling, we were only allowed a certain number of 'absences' per mod (comparable to a semester but a bit...
    Sep 11
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  16. looks like they did. See this post --->
    Sep 10
    Forum: Connecticut Nursing
  17. I have to disagree with you. And don't be too sure about the bolded sentence. Like you I was pretty much told I had a job...
    Sep 10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. I'm 45 and have been an RN since May 2013. I was an LPN from 2008 on. I'm currently doing my RN to BSN program. Nope...41...
    Sep 8
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  19. When ever people hear I'm a nurse they say the exact same thing. I take the time to educate them on the incorrect...
    Sep 8
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. You might want to ask a moderator to move this to the CT nursing forum, you'd probably get more answers in that forum. ...
    Sep 7
    Forum: Advice on Immigration

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