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Joined Jan 3, '13 - from 'Bay Area, California'. scrubs&studs is a RN. Posts: 16 (25% Liked) Likes: 4

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  1. I am taking 3 courses at once, 11 credits within 5 weeks and I work full-time. I'm a workaholic though... I will have...
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    Forum: University of Texas Arlington Online Nursing Degrees
  2. That offended me as well, iluvgusgus. I couldn't believe what I read. Most of the ADN programs that I am familiar with...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  3. Some of this offends me. ADN programs do not take almost everybody. They have to maintain an 85 percent pass rate on first...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  4. Also all this going back and forth us getting old. RN is an RN. ADN or BSN doesn't make you any better and that's proven...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  5. Say what y'all want but a girl about to graduate with a BSN was clueless about how to clean a female patient during peri...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  6. I say this proudly a lot on here, "I am an ADN, my nephew is a BSN, my aunt is a diploma nurse, she can wipe the floor with...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  7. These studies were done primarily when ADN's with years of experience in the field started going back to get their BSN's in...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  8. A study can be manipulated to show whatever the author wants it to show...IMHO. Mostly it is personal agenda of the ANA
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  9. Another issue I commonly see is students who are shocked to find that their state's Board of Nursing approval is not the...
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    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. Well said francoml. It is great advice. You ahve learned a lot and grown exponentially over the last year.I think all...
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    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  11. I have been an ICU nurse for about a year now. I have learned a million and one things and still have a lot left to learn. I...
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    Article Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  12. Yeah, but do they want those young things that go straight from high school to an MSN? Or will they accept those bridge type...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  13. Wow, what a horrible, insulting generalization. I suppose the could extend that to ANYONE who didn't get into nursing in...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  14. That is the biggest misconception I have ever heard. Who are these idiots? I work with many direct entry BSN that have no...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  15. Sorry to hear that. From what I've heard, my former classmates who are male have all been swooped up by the local hospitals...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  16. Males are given preferential treatment in my area and others in (yet another) attempt to further promote nursing as a...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  17. You know what,i was just thinking about all of this. What hurdle do we have to jump through now to get a job? ...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  18. In WHAT area of the country are employers spewing such nonsense?! I wanna know, so I can completely AVOID that region...
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    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  19. I did an online RN to BSN. I went to chamberlain. I then got into an NP program at a regular (and big) university. There...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  20. What?! Now they're picking apart HOW you got your BSN, separating RN/BSN from straight 4 year education? Where does it end....
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  21. Hospitals still want experienced nurses. I am starting to see ads again for EXPERIENCED REGISTERED NURSES but no mention of...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  22. They are going to care more about your experience rather than where you got your BSN
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  23. You have got to be kidding me! After you have already worked hard at a brick and mortar school and you are a great nurse,...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  24. I also live in the northeast, and no one has said boo about my two 'online' degrees, not even in NYC. 20+ years experience...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  25. No it's not. Look up "RN to MSN programs"
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  26. nurse who takes the easy way out and buys a degree online can not be trusted to conduct him or herself ethically in the...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  27. Honestly, I am persuing my ADN locally near home and getting a job ASAP. Then I'll be doing my online bridge while I work...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  28. When my coworkers ask recommendations on RN to BSN programs I often recommend Texas Tech. Not counting general eds, their...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  29. So I guess the BSN that others have gotten from brick and mortar schools in 6mos (accredited to boot) are diploma mills too.
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  30. Here's the thing - for experienced nurses, most hospitals do not care where you got your BSN, just that you have it. They...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  31. Oh, and I forgot to add: to imply (or say) that your schools were "real schools" because they were brick and mortar is an...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  32. Oh, and BTW, I know someone who went to a "real" school for their MSN (FNP) and needed me to help them structure their paper...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  33. Why are we arguing about different methods of learning? Everyone learns differently, and fortunately we are at a place in...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  34. I got my BSN from Excelsior College earlier this year. A few months later I applied for a BSN to PhD program at University...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  35. FWIW, when I worked for Children's Hospital, which is a Magnet facility and has some world renowned programs, one of the...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  36. WGU also has a community health practicum (90 hours). I don't think I've ever heard of an RN-BSN program that has clinical...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  37. I have not seen any Adn to Bsn program that has a clinical component. As i understand it,I thought Adn's were finished with...
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  38. And that program is?
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  39. FWIW, I know of several people who have gone on to NP, CNM, and CRNA programs after completing WGU's RN-BSN program.
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  40. Can you show me an RN-BSN program that actually has clinical hours and clinical instructors/preceptors? I'm honestly curious.
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    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  41. Yes exactly. It's easy to judge the shameful behavior of professionals in hindsight. However it must have been unbelievably...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  42. I posted some of this on another thread last year. I'm old enough that I worked ICU when the AIDS epidemic was just...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  43. I was a nurse in those early, frightening days. And while not condoning anyone's behavior, you cannot comprehend how little...
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    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  44. I just started a thread exactly like this one on the General Student board! LOL.....well, can definitely use one THERE,...
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    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  45. First, want to make med/surg pay at your hospital? Transfer. Only passed meds? Probably because they gave the...
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    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  46. Intent or not...like it or not....it was rude. You are a new grad. I am not surprised that you make less than someone on...
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    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  47. Generally speaking, within the same facility, staff nurses with the same education, same experience, and working the same...
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    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  48. I occasionally participate in panel interviews of candidates for our ICU. You will need to be able to explain WHY you...
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    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  49. As a new grad starting in an ER, I feel I have learned more in the 3 months I have been with my preceptor than I would have...
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    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  50. I don't have tears nor joy, I have a very neutral feeling after I'm done, which is not long ago, just 3 hrs ago...The first...
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    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum


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