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By tnmarie

Joined Aug 23, '12 - from 'Tennessee'. tnmarie is a Private Duty LPN/RN Student. She has '10 in medical field' year(s) of experience and specializes in 'geriatrics, hospice'. Posts: 246 (40% Liked) Likes: 187

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  1. Hence the qualifier: "most likely". I am sure some students do pass without special treatment. My complaint is that the...
    Apr 23 '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  2. The FCCA format has changed since you took it. The paper format went bye-bye and now it consists of two computer based...
    Apr 23 '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  3. Congrats. I wasn't so lucky, but taking the test a two sites was very eye opening. I knew what I was getting into when...
    Apr 23 '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  4. Someone on here commented that she believed the grading of care plans to be subjective. I'll just say that I didn't fail...
    Apr 21 '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  5. No. On the bright side, I landed a great LPN job and now I don't have to decide if I'm going to sit for the RN NCLEX.
    Apr 21 '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  6. As promised, here is my comparison of the Utica testing site (St. Lukes) and Albany (Albany Medical Center). I tested in...
    Apr 21 '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  7. Okay, I'm having a rare moment of nosiness. I've seen several of your posts about the CPNE; did you pass it? I'm taking...
    Apr 19 '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  8. I do recommend it (I think). I'll let you know after Monday when I complete my second attempt at the CPNE. :D All...
    Apr 19 '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  9. It sad to see that seniority doesn't mean crap anymore, but it doesn't. You could just quit but would probably end up in...
    Apr 17 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. In theory it is a time where either one of you can terminate your employment without notice or reason. However, if you...
    Apr 17 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. The paper FCCA pass rate was 98% but the data regarding the new format has not been released yet (at least not that I can...
    Apr 16 '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  12. Hey OP, it looks like you tested a couple of weeks after I did in Utica. How'd it go? I'll be retesting in Albany this...
    Apr 16 '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  13. Do you know for sure where all your money goes? A lot of people are surprised when they spend a month or two accounting for...
    Apr 16 '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. Really? I enrolled under multisource but that was before all of the changes last October. Actually, I enrolled through...
    Apr 16 '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  15. With all of the budget cuts (not to mention rampant MST), I'd be careful with this one. Civilian pay is also generally...
    Apr 14 '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  16. When you enroll, you can choose between the Excelsior Course Option and the Multi Source option. Basically if you take 12...
    Apr 14 '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  17. I didn't mind doing the "routine" things like showers, cath changes and whatever (of course I did continuous care). In...
    Apr 14 '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  18. I just know that no hospice agencies in my area provide continuous care, which is a main reason I got out of hospice nursing...
    Apr 14 '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  19. LOL at text book patients. Is there such a thing anywhere? It is true that some fit the mold better. The same thing...
    Apr 14 '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  20. They will accept basic, intermediate, or college algebra. I highly recommend ALEKS for your math credit.
    Apr 11 '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees

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