About GingerManCCRN, ADN, BSN, RN
GingerManCCRN, ADN, BSN, RN 1,180 Views
Joined Jun 16, '12 - from 'Dallas, TX, US'. GingerManCCRN is a CCRN-ICU, PACU. He has '3' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'CCRN, PACU, MICU, SICU'. Posts: 20 (45% Liked) Likes: 31
I restarted my life during the '08-09 recession, in my mid 30s, with a Bachelors degree. I worked full-time (40+ hours/week) and went to community college to get my ADN, was hired full-time as an RN in an ICU, then returned to an accelerated online BSN that I completed in 6 months while working full-time. I have not regretted any of it, and I'm now planning on moving into either management, or NP.
To potential nurses: If you want it, you can do it. If you have to work while going to school, you can do it. It's not easy, but I excelled in my job, and I graduated with a 3.9.
Talk to the hospital recruiters in your area, talk to college advisors, and talk to nurses--get informed about your options, because there are many.
- CCRN-ICU, PACU
- Dallas, TX, US
- Nursing Specialties
- CCRN, PACU, MICU, SICU
- Nursing Experience
- 3 years
- World travel, exotic foods, music, family, friends, and knowledge.
- Last Activity
- Apr 29, '16 5:00 am