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By NevadaFighter

Joined Feb 17, '11. Posts: 114 (21% Liked) Likes: 36

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  1. I know it is cynical, uncaring, and abrasive to say these things.... and I would never actually say them. I really do love...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  2. Finish out this semester and try a term break to recharge? :) :) You can do this!
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  3. I do not see the point in paying $18,000 to $20,000 in tuition for a BSN degree from online programs such as the ones...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  4. I specifically asked about this during the enrollment process, and was told that you only need to be employed at the time...
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    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  5. Oh, believe me, I get it. Unmet needs are at the root of so many of the "repeat customers" we see in the ED, and their...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  6. It is caused by hypodilaudidemia...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  7. Ah, Dr. Jane Rothrock, I learn to be a scrub tech at her knee!!!! I am now an OR nurse and have been for over 20 years. I...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  8. You know I have had the pleasure of working for a number of different hospitals in st louis through agency and staff. I...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Missouri Nursing
  9. I agree with the above posters.. while I do love my stethoscope, it is not necessary. My floor we hold a lot of isolation...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  10. A lot of the nurses on my unit just use the cheap isolation stethoscopes... I heard a long time ago, unless you're a...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  11. Kim, I started traveling with only 1 year experience and have had no trouble at all. I'm an ER nurse and also worked as a...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  12. The cath lab makes the ICU look like a cake walk. Sometimes I dream of times without call in my old cozy ICU. For me, I'd...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Cardiac Nursing
  13. I think it is insanity to invest in a doctoral degree in something you no nothing about -- and don't have any ideas as to...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
  14. This has been figured out, although there are no RCTs on the subject, just like there are no RCTs are the safety of jumping...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Infusion Nursing / Intravenous Nursing
  15. why should you have to do that?? if you're working 8 hour shifts that's nearly 4 hours of unpaid overtime you're gifting to...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  16. I have worked on a surgical unit with medical overflow for a year. I gave it my best, but I just can't anymore. I work night...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  17. I think that this is common for all nurses. I've found that if I'm tired my anxiety is worse, so I work hard to get to...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  18. So I had the phone interview today and it must have went okay because I'll have a second phone interview with a panel next...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  19. an interview is not an offer....interview....if they extend an offer, Go with your heart.
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  20. Yep, that's the idea! I had over four months left in my term when I finished the first community health course, so my mentor...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  21. I finished in five months, but I did have a Bachelor in Business also, so I had to complete 27 credits for the BSN. I...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  22. Hi, I am a nurse Italian that intensive coronarica works in a department of therapy, and meanwhile there greets to all.We in...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  23. As a heavily tattooed, former punk rocker (and always will be in my heart) who is now approaching 40 with 6 years of RN...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  24. The agency I work for pays for my health insurance for up to a month in between assignments. I haven't had any issues...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  25. I am a non-traditional student currently (read "older") and I have a strong business background but no degree. My original...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  26. Try keeping a journal. Even just a few bullet points every night regarding the type of patient or disease process that you...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  27. I think its through trial and error. You go through nursing school and think to yourself, wow I am going to be such and...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  28. I chose a master of management, virtually the same as the MBA. I figured that a lot of the content in a nursing...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  29. I have both...MSN and MBA and prefer the MBA as it allows for more opportunities, not only in nursing. When I retire south...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  30. I'm betting your facility is engaging in unecessary and redundant documentation policy. Whoever makes the policy there ought...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  31. Today marks one year since I started my first real nursing job in the PACU. I mentioned this to my preceptor the other day,...
    NevadaFighter
    Article Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  32. If you're a visual learner like I am, you may need to find a different way to organize your information. I created the...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  33. They have been sitting in a box for the last decade. Untouched. Moved across Canada twice. I need to down to the...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  34. All my closest friends and social groups were outside of nursing school and established before I got there. We all got along...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  35. Thanks! I think the interview went well but I'm still waiting to hear back. <nervous!!!!>
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  36. The fact that people still use IE boggles my mind!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  37. Um. WGU is a non-profit. They ask the same questions on assessment so many times likely because they have had to explain...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  38. For now...let it go. At least she isn't mean to you...search the boards and you will consider yourself lucky. I wouldn't...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  39. It takes a long time to get good at doing everything at once. It sounds like your preceptor isn't the best. There are good...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  40. I worked in the medical field for over25 years, and in the Operating Room for most of that time. I was a Certified...
    NevadaFighter
    Article Forum: General Nursing Student
  41. ! Um, the N in NCLEX stands for national----as in it's the same test no matter where your heiney is parked when you take...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  42. Thank you!! Well I'm not married and no children (unless we count dogs) so the world was pretty much open to me. I knew I...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Success Stories in Nursing
  43. I would get your CNA and try to network yourself a PCT job in a hospital, if at all possible. To land a job anywhere it...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Arizona Nursing
  44. Around here, CNA & PCT are pretty much the same thing. Yes, experience as one will give you an employment adage as an RN,...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: Arizona Nursing
  45. When you finish school and get your first RN job, you can move out of the projects and you will have a new neighbor and...
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    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  46. Good for you. I am not of the mindset that someone commands my respect just because they are older than me but, well, I'm...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  47. Keep doing what you're currently doing. You are setting a positive example for your children and their lives will be...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  48. LadyFree28 Thank you so MUCH for your supportive comment. I've been so depressed about the situation. Yesterday I kinda...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  49. Update!! First, I want to thank all of you for your support and great advice. I am always so touched by the...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  50. Thanks for all the great advice, keep it coming! After my first couple weeks with my preceptor, I haven't made a (major)...
    NevadaFighter
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure


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