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  1. please refer to your state board of nursing practice act
    Apr 18
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  2. In Indiana, a lot of clinic LPNs make around $14 - $17. A new grad is most likely to stat at the low end.
    Apr 17
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  3. Chart audits! An LPN I attend school with did it for two years making $21/hr. I imagine she did more than just that but I...
    Apr 8
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  4. There are an insane number of jobs outside of a hospital- jobs that aren't LTC! I know a BSN who after 10 months of applying...
    Mar 12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  5. Insurance companies can hire them too!
    Mar 8
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  6. Everytime you fail and retake it, it shows perseverance and you learn the material that much more! Failure can truly make...
    Feb 26
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. You are doing the right thing. School is always frustrating, but you are doing the right thing. Be persistent and take...
    Feb 20
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  8. I couldn't hack it in LTC. However, I'm excelling in the hospital (sadly, we don't hire LPNs anymore *shakes fist at...
    Feb 17
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  9. wow, i've never even seen questions like that in school nor in the real world. yikes.
    Jan 31
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  10. Under IC-16-28-1-11 from the Indiana Health Facilities Council A QMA may "Instill a commercially prepared disposable...
    Jan 27
    Forum: Indiana Nursing
  11. Completely agree. But from a monetary stand point at the rate I quoted (13.65/hr) can you see my point ?
    Jan 16
    Forum: Ambulatory Care Nursing / Clinic Nursing
  12. $13.65/hr was my starting rate at the hospital 2 yrs ago. Considering the LPN scope of practice in comparison to the pay....
    Jan 16
    Forum: Ambulatory Care Nursing / Clinic Nursing
  13. Next month my ED will be going to 1 nurse to 3 patients. For every two RNs there will be an LPN or Medic with a very broad...
    Dec 27 '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  14. I've worked every Xmas since I graduated in 2010 and plan to continue as such! More money baby!
    Dec 23 '13
    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series
  15. My hospital was a huge into hiring LPNs 7 years ago. Then in the spring of 2012 we hired our last LPN (in my dept) and began...
    Dec 23 '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  16. A master's degree and you got into Nursing!? At this point in time when the hospitals are cutting weekend options, shift...
    Dec 23 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. I agree; the distinction between "nurse" and MA/Medical Assistant should be made very clear at each and every encounter....
    Dec 23 '13
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  18. The beginning of the above thread provided an EXCELLENT topic on MAs replacing nurses. If they already perform the tasks,...
    Dec 23 '13
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  19. I talked to a Student Extern in the ED today; she said in one of her clinicals the hospital floor used a "delegation style"...
    Dec 23 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. I'm an ER nurse. Please let me tell u, in retrospect micro was insanely useful!!! The most pertinent things were...
    Dec 22 '13
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student

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