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  1. I don't know about the pay scale for sure, but it's probably higher in Seattle than Vancouver. You could try googling nurse...
    Oct 9 '13
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  2. In our area, home health and hospice agencies seem to be really looking for people with Med/Surg background (although not...
    Oct 9 '13
    Forum: Nursing Job Search Assistance
  3. Oops, I just saw your latest post, so most of the post I just made is irrelevant. The job you interviewed for sounds like...
    Oct 7 '13
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  4. You said it was at a home health care company. Can you be more specific: are you talking about private-duty homecare, where...
    Oct 7 '13
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  5. Thanks so much to the 3 who have taken the poll so far! 2 of you thought med/surg: I am not sure if I could actually get...
    Oct 7 '13
    Forum: Nursing Job Search Assistance
  6. I'm not sure about whether no medical setting would hire you as an LPN or CNA due to liability issues. I have interviewed...
    Oct 6 '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  7. This is a discussion on Which preceptorship to request to have best chance at getting hired? in Retired Nurses / Inactive...
    Oct 4 '13
    Forum: Nursing Job Search Assistance
  8. You mentioned having experience as a private home caregiver, and also being willing to try non-nursing jobs. Have you tried...
    Oct 4 '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  9. I'm currently unemployed after spending 2 years in the nursing educator side of things (such as being a CNA teacher)....
    Oct 3 '13
    Forum: Retired Nurses / Inactive Nurses
  10. I agree that Lacey is a nice place to live. But it can be hard to find jobs here. Better to either get a job before moving,...
    Oct 3 '13
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  11. What will be helpful is that you have 5 years of hospital experience: that may indeed open doors. On the other hand, not...
    Oct 3 '13
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  12. I would ditto what Dranger said. I am an experienced R.N. with a BSN (albeit, no hospital experience) and am having...
    Oct 3 '13
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  13. I hear where you're coming from. I also am exploring my options. What about asking all the nursing friends you have to tell...
    Sep 10 '13
    Forum: Nursing Job Search Assistance
  14. I started out in a SNF and did some school nursing later in my career. I think both jobs are quite challenging, but in...
    Aug 25 '13
    Forum: School Nurses
  15. I haven't taught in a community college, but in a 3-week private CNA school. There is always more than enough to do to keep...
    Mar 15 '12
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  16. "You'd be surprised how many CNA's who've been doing it for years have no idea to the 'why' it's so important. To many it's...
    Mar 5 '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  17. I can't guarantee, of course, how soon you will find a job in another place with a reasonable load. But if you're willing to...
    Mar 5 '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  18. Working into late hours to finish up on everything is common in LTC and ALF, but having 60 residents to pass meds to on...
    Mar 2 '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  19. Which shift are you on? Maybe someone would think 60 was O.K. for 3rd shift, but I can't see it being O.K. for days or...
    Mar 1 '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  20. Hopefully, you have videos of the skills to look at or some way to help you learn the skills. The 24 skills that may be...
    Feb 28 '12
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty

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