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  1. I attended an Ivy League program that is well known for having a tough, rigorous program. It is also v. proud of having...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  2. 1. Have a structured orientation period whereby you initially follow a provider, then expand to seeing SOME pts, then...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  3. I love it that more men are choosing nursing as a career. Diversity makes for a healthier "whole", and that's a fact, not a...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  4. You just graduated in Jan 2013....maybe nursing just isn't for you?
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  5. It's a huge error in judgement to even bring a diary that had NCLEX study notes into the testing facility (considered...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  6. So is it necessary to respond to that with telling those that have a BSN that their extra time in school is worthless and...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  7. I've found that the best investment in my retirement fund has been advancing my degree.
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  8. I'm an Emergency Nurse Practitioner in Scotland.
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  9. Of course, medicine protects their entry to only highly qualified applicants. Nursing lets in practically anyone. In...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. I had a course on reading X-rays, reading EKGs, suturing and stapling. So not sure why other schools don't, it is very...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  11. No one here is advocating "watering down" programs. That is not the purpose of this thread. The OP came here for support...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  12. I read a post of GRNTEA's where she was saying you don't PICK a nursing diagnosis, you look at your assessments and write a...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  13. Everything within scope is unrealistic. Do they have a defib, cardiac monitor, xray, fluoroscope, ACLS drugs, IV set up,...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. I think you are grossly exaggerating the degree to which this is an issue and I'd like to see links to the threads you...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. :no: I'm not in a sea of thousands...:no: I've been in this business for almost 15 years; I've gone to work hundreds of...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. I am thinking about taking a road trip after I pass my certification, similar to a trip I took back in the 80's . . . just...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  17. Apparently, not enough if all the medical societies cannot provide one research study showing that physicians can give...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. This... I think most people get this; it's just some people get butt-hurt for some reason. I don't get it. :blink: ...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. I couldn't agree more. Let's take another example from my own background as a lawyer with 11 years of experience. There are...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Starting July 2015 this hospital will no longer hire smokers. Thoughts ??? My thought is either quit smoking or work...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  21. I would go now. Graduate and then move to Austin. Stay with your brother for 6 months while you are in deferment. You will...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  22. People who work in facilities that punish mistakes will continue to sweep their mistakes under the rug. We have to promote...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  23. As hard as it is....I'm staying outta trouble on this one! lol 14436
    BostonFNP
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  24. What you are "bringing" is your own, individual opinion, nothing else.
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  25. Are you willing to risk a child's life if you make a mistake with no back up? The trach is their airway. There is little...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  26. I've taken piano lessons for many years. I love classical music, and the desire to be an accomplished pianist burns deep...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  27. Before you take the exam again-if you do; you MUST take a step back and find out what is below or at passing standard. ...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  28. NCLEX and the RN you get when you pass it are not terminal degrees and are certainly not indicative of mastery of nursing...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  29. Precisely wrong; it is precisely the outcomes these studies focus on. Show us where you think they don't do that.
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  30. And, of course, they do, explicitly, thus cutting the effectiveness of that whole rationalization.
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  31. Actually, there's not much difference between the Post-master's DNP and the BSN to DNP in terms of clinical component in...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  32. If you'd like to see NP education more similar to MD education, then where do you draw the line? What should be included,...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  33. A very common misconception but completely untrue, no matter what they told you. Students have clinical placements based on...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  34. Having measles also gives you a higher chance of death, blindness, encephalitis, pneumonia, and miscarriage. I will take a...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Nursing News
  35. Also see if your state NP association has job postings.
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  36. I practiced for 10 years as a chiropractor before becoming a nurse. I have never regretted it once. I have had many bad...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  37. Welcome to AN! The largest online nursing community. You do realize that a NURSE practitioner is a NURSE. Accelerate...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  38. I was unable to answer all the questions...I am unwilling to answer questions for a Capstone research project that are...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  39. I wouldn't presume to speak for Boston, but I will offer what I have gleaned when this discussion has come up in the past. ...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  40. Back in the dark ages of nursing school we had a psych rotation in a state mental hospital. We were there in the summer and...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  41. No she was clear...pictures and donwloading to her phoneLook to your hearts content.... it's when you start downloading and...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  42. It would be a far different story if, in fact, the OP knew the person outside of being present at her delivery. But she...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  43. Well, if the patient is dead, you won't have them again, and therefore won't cloud your ability to treat them objectively....
    BostonFNP
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  44. How is this even a suitable question for debate in a NP program? It's offensive.
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  45. Contact your state NP organization, community health centers, and college health services. Good luck!
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  46. It's a group. It's public so you should be able to search for it. If you still can't find it look me up chantelle Lamountain.
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  47. look at this as one more learning experience that you will use in your career. you'll be floated to an unfamiliar unit with...
    BostonFNP
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance


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