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By RunawayN

Joined Apr 29, '10. Posts: 245 (8% Liked) Likes: 23

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  1. I believe as long as they are approved by both boards...yes.
    RunawayN
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Look at it this way. Infection control = IC = IC no matter where you go. Or DM, or ABGs, or CM, or anything else. Of...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. It is possible that a State could randomly audit a nurse (for whatever reason), much like IRS can do random audits. And if...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. If you will review Rule 216 of the Texas NPA you will learn what is and is not acceptable. There is no stipulation about...
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    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. I think I was lucky - it came sort of easily for me - I had a little 1 hour "class" of sorts where I practiced IV insertion...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  6. It took me probably 6 months to get 80% of my patients without asking for help. 1.5 years to become so annoyed with...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  7. Oh man, this question hits so close to home right now. I have a year of experience in the ED, and I still dread having to...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  8. I'm with hhern on this one, take all the easy ones to build up your proficiency and skill level. But if they are a hard...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  9. They are part of Queens Medical Center (magnet status) now so Molokai General Hospital is making big progresses.
    RunawayN
    Forum: Hawaii Nursing
  10. I would think because he is already showing signs of resp distress position head of bed won't fix it. 02 will
    RunawayN
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  11. Hopefully I'll be able to explain this in a way that makes sense, but this is how I remember them. It might sound...
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  12. PTT is the only measure in this question that you use to measure heparin's efficacy. Remember it like this: Ptt- the two...
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  13. In general, yes, respiratory distress = raise the HOB. However, in NCLEX world, they aren't always going to ask you what...
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  14. kabda & garciamnic, First you need to go to HRSA.gov then go to loans and scholarships, then to the nursing scholarship...
    RunawayN
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  15. I submitted my paperwork, the contract and w-4 on August 7th. Do you know when we will get FINAL notification? I called HRSA...
    RunawayN
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  16. Right. I think it's silly. And I do not have supporting documents listed in my submitted application.
    RunawayN
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  17. Was told they have a glitch and that within. 3 days it would be fixed. I experienced same problem.
    RunawayN
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  18. I understand your worry. I feel that way too sometimes, especially about MRSA. I have a little story about C. diff. It...
    RunawayN
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  19. Just be conscientious and you will be fine. This is where your good health habits will protect you. Wash your hands, eat a...
    RunawayN
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. Honestly, you're going to be in many, many situations where you contact patients who have contagious conditions. Some...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  21. I have worked at nursing homes 5 years total and come in contact with people with cdiff all the time and haven't caught...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  22. The rental books are garbage and stuff that shouldn't be included in a course of study anywhere. I know you can't control...
    RunawayN
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  23. hope that was helpful..heheh. thats alot of books! all for your first semester?!?!?!:eek:
    RunawayN
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  24. I think your peace corp and disaster relief experience, plus your decent GPA will give you a leg up on just about all the...
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    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  25. *** Some are advanced practice nurses. Nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, CRNAs for example. Unless they...
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    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  26. Each state determines how soon you may sit the NCLEX. Some state's programs let you sit it the summer between your first...
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    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  27. I don't know the answer to all your questions but I can respond to a few. For travel nursing it is irrelevant what degree...
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    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  28. There is some good discussion about options in the Staff Blog - The Teacher's Corner. Entry into Practice: Diploma...
    RunawayN
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  29. The poster with the untypable screen name has some advice worth thinking about. (Hi!) There is no "wrong" program, and I...
    RunawayN
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  30. LPN is usually a one-year program, often offered at community colleges. After completing the program, you can sit for the...
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    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student


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