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  1. I don't see how you'd be doing this alone. You're not in that facility all by yourself. When the facility alarms go off,...
    May 4
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  2. Wow. You'd do very well with even an $18-23/hr job in much of the south. I mean, Texas does the med aide thing so it's...
    Mar 6
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  3. 'Plenty of nursing students have cheated'...says who? I'm not trying to play 'holier than thou' (despite the fact that I've...
    Mar 6
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  4. It's possible that you still passed. NCLEX does that. Some testers are just given every question. I used to work with a...
    Mar 6
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  5. LPN, here. I had between 38- 42 and graduated with 15-20. 2 were wash-backs. We lost a great deal of our class in Med...
    Mar 5
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Are you going to these facilities? Just because you're throwing out 200 apps a day doesn't mean that your job hunting...
    Mar 4
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Oh, I hate those threads! ... because the post is always anti-climactic! It's always nonsense or a trifling non-issue. ...
    Mar 4
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Fire the unhappy people! (laugh) Just playing. I don't really know. (if management isn't the problem), Why not get...
    Mar 4
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. If you're not using tuition assistance from your employer, just get another job. ...and, you're in luck, 'cause you don't...
    Mar 4
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  10. ... if 'it' even is a nurse. >snorts derisively< I'm a LPN and, no, this person doesn't represent me. I represent...
    Mar 2
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  11. RN - A registered nurse. They can have a diploma or 2 to 4 year degree and beyond. RN ADN - RN with 2 year degree,...
    Mar 2
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  12. I do. ...'specially, if it's a new admit. I mean - you're touching their face, limbs, abd, etc... Palpating for a pulse....
    Mar 2
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. News to me. I thought we could wear shellac polish...? Somehow, I thought it was preferred over regular polish (and...
    Mar 2
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. With my last FT employer, from the time that I was an aide in 2010 to 2014. Then, I relocated. I've been at one of my...
    Feb 27
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  15. $35,000 a year? Yeah, if you live in the country and work in a hospital or doc office. Those places drag average wages...
    Feb 24
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  16. Nah, it's not common. It's something that varies by facility. Computerized charting can improve efficiency. Some...
    Feb 24
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  17. If you felt insulted, you should've addressed her about it as soon as it fell out of her mouth. I'm an introvert, as...
    Feb 23
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  18. It was rigorous but the instructor was great. - You rec'v a book. - You watch BLS videos as a refresher. - You...
    Feb 11
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  19. Skimmed it, I'm sorry. My brain's not working tonight. I'm worked in two states: S.Texas and S.Florida. These...
    Feb 11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. I just started but: At one facility: - Nurses wear maroon. - RN supv wear black. - CNAs wear teal. At another...
    Feb 8
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion

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