Please Take Our Men in Nursing Survey - page 6

Gentlemen: Thank you for helping us with our class project on men in nursing at College of DuPage. Please respond by October 31, 2005. We will compare our results to the 2005 Hodes Research... Read More

  1. by   likemike
    Quote from The Nursinator
    Gentlemen:

    Thank you for helping us with our class project on men in nursing at College of DuPage. Please respond by October 31, 2005. We will compare our results to the 2005 Hodes Research survey.

    This survey should be pretty easy and take just a few minutes. Please answer the following questions with Y (YES), N (NO), a number or abbreviation (e.g. - BSN). Please copy and paste the following questions with your answer after each question and post your responses here in this thread.

    What is your age?46

    Are you currently working as a nurse?yes

    How long have you been a nurse?14 yrs

    Did you graduate from a nursing program outside of the U.S.?no

    What area do you work in now? (e.g. - ER, teach, etc.)ED

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you have?ASN

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you intend to pursue?BSN

    Are you currently a nursing student?No

    Is nursing a second career?No

    If YES, briefly describe previous career(s). (e.g. - butcher, baker, candle maker)

    Were you in a management position in your previous career?(Navy HM yes)

    Do you believe that people expect you to become a nurse manager because of your gender?yes

    Do you intend to become a nurse manager? (MAYBE & DON'T KNOW also acceptable)NOOOO

    Are/were you a paramedic?yes

    Were you a medic in the military?NO I was a Hospital Corpsman in the Navy though

    Do you have a previous college degree?no

    If YES, how many years prior to nursing school?

    Were you a pre-med student?

    Have you experienced NEGATIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?Hell yes

    Have you experienced POSITIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?no

    THANKS! PLEASE ADD ANY COMMENTS BELOW
    I have asked every guys who is a Nurse if they have been sexually harassed and or hassled dt gender, this un official survey by anecdote reveals >= 75% have experienced this. I dislike the term "Male Nurse". If I went up and addressed say a "female MD", "female Police Officer" female paramedic, female firefighter I would be keel hauled.
  2. by   evans_c1
    What is your age? 22

    Are you currently working as a nurse? just took my state boards and awaiting results

    How long have you been a nurse?

    Did you graduate from a nursing program outside of the U.S.? no

    What area do you work in now? (e.g. - ER, teach, etc.) med-surg

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you have? none now

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you intend to pursue? pursuing BSN and eventual MSN (not sure on "what kind" yet)

    Are you currently a nursing student? yes, for my BSN

    Is nursing a second career? no

    If YES, briefly describe previous career(s). (e.g. - butcher, baker, candle maker)

    Were you in a management position in your previous career?

    Do you believe that people expect you to become a nurse manager because of your gender? yes

    Do you intend to become a nurse manager? (MAYBE & DON'T KNOW also acceptable) good possibility i would enjoy it

    Are/were you a paramedic? no

    Were you a medic in the military? no

    Do you have a previous college degree? no

    If YES, how many years prior to nursing school?

    Were you a pre-med student? no

    Have you experienced NEGATIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student? no

    Have you experienced POSITIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?
    no
  3. by   zenman
    I see this has gone on past the cutoff date so here goes;

    What is your age?
    55

    Are you currently working as a nurse?
    Yes

    How long have you been a nurse?
    32 years

    Did you graduate from a nursing program outside of the U.S.?
    No

    What area do you work in now? (e.g. - ER, teach, etc.)
    School nursing

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you have?
    BSN, MSN

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you intend to pursue?
    None

    Are you currently a nursing student?
    No

    Is nursing a second career?
    No

    If YES, briefly describe previous career(s). (e.g. - butcher, baker, candle maker)

    Were you in a management position in your previous career?
    N/A

    Do you believe that people expect you to become a nurse manager because of your gender?
    No

    Do you intend to become a nurse manager? (MAYBE & DON'T KNOW also acceptable)
    Was one in past

    Are/were you a paramedic?
    Does helicopter flight nurse count?

    Were you a medic in the military?
    Yes

    Do you have a previous college degree?
    No

    If YES, how many years prior to nursing school?

    Were you a pre-med student?
    Are you serious?

    Have you experienced NEGATIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?
    Very little due to my scary looks

    Have you experienced POSITIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?
    If it's positive I don't count it as discrimination.
  4. by   mfdteacher
    What is your age? 53

    Are you currently working as a nurse? yes

    How long have you been a nurse? 25 years

    Did you graduate from a nursing program outside of the U.S.? No

    What area do you work in now? (e.g. - ER, teach, etc.) ER/Teaching

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you have? BSN+

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you intend to pursue? None

    Are you currently a nursing student? No, but always learning

    Is nursing a second career? No

    If YES, briefly describe previous career(s). (e.g. - butcher, baker, candle maker) None

    Were you in a management position in your previous career? N/A

    Do you believe that people expect you to become a nurse manager because of your gender? No

    Do you intend to become a nurse manager? (MAYBE & DON'T KNOW also acceptable) Been there, done that, didn't like it

    Are/were you a paramedic? No but I teach EMTs at all levels

    Were you a medic in the military? No, just a grunt

    Do you have a previous college degree? No

    If YES, how many years prior to nursing school? N/A

    Were you a pre-med student? No

    Have you experienced NEGATIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student? Multiple times over the years in multiple forms

    Have you experienced POSITIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student? Trust sometimes comes easier because of my profession
  5. by   melrina75
    My husband is a nurse as well, so he is answering this survey:
    What is your age?33

    Are you currently working as a nurse?yes

    How long have you been a nurse?9yrs

    Did you graduate from a nursing program outside of the U.S.?no

    What area do you work in now? (e.g. - ER, teach, etc.)neuro/trauma

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you have?LVN

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you intend to pursue?none

    Are you currently a nursing student?no

    Is nursing a second career?no

    If YES, briefly describe previous career(s). (e.g. - butcher, baker, candle maker)n/a

    Were you in a management position in your previous career?n/a

    Do you believe that people expect you to become a nurse manager because of your gender?yes

    Do you intend to become a nurse manager? (MAYBE & DON'T KNOW also acceptable)no

    Are/were you a paramedic?no

    Were you a medic in the military?no

    Do you have a previous college degree?no

    If YES, how many years prior to nursing school?n/a

    Were you a pre-med student?no

    Have you experienced NEGATIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?yes

    Have you experienced POSITIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?yes

    THANKS! PLEASE ADD ANY COMMENTS BELOW
  6. by   CV_RN
    What is your age?

    22


    Are you currently working as a nurse?

    Yes

    How long have you been a nurse?

    2.5 years

    Did you graduate from a nursing program outside of the U.S.?

    No

    What area do you work in now? (e.g. - ER, teach, etc.)

    CV Intermediate/Step down CCU

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you have?

    ADN, RN. Was an LVN and had many certs - IV, phleb, IV push, EKG, cardiac gtt, etc.


    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you intend to pursue?

    No clue


    Are you currently a nursing student?

    Thank god not anymore!!!! Will be soon again.



    Is nursing a second career?

    Nope



    If YES, briefly describe previous career(s). (e.g. - butcher, baker, candle maker)

    Were you in a management position in your previous career?

    Do you believe that people expect you to become a nurse manager because of your gender?

    Sometimes, began charge orientation 2 days after I passed boards.



    Do you intend to become a nurse manager? (MAYBE & DON'T KNOW also acceptable)

    MAYBE, depends on the $$ and type of unit


    Are/were you a paramedic?

    No


    Were you a medic in the military?

    Do you have a previous college degree?

    LVN certificate


    If YES, how many years prior to nursing school?

    2.5 yrs prior to RN school


    Were you a pre-med student?

    No


    Have you experienced NEGATIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?

    Have you experienced POSITIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?
  7. by   RockymtRN_75
    What is your age?
    The new 21, 30 :wink2:
    Are you currently working as a nurse?
    Yes
    How long have you been a nurse?
    May 2006, LPN Dec 2004
    Did you graduate from a nursing program outside of the U.S.?
    No
    What area do you work in now? (e.g. – ER, teach, etc.)
    Cardiology step down
    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you have?
    RN-ADN, ACLS, EKG
    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you intend to pursue?
    MSN
    Are you currently a nursing student?
    No
    Is nursing a second career?
    Yes
    If YES, briefly describe previous career(s). (e.g. – butcher, baker, candle maker)
    High School Science teacher
    Were you in a management position in your previous career?
    Technically yes
    Do you believe that people expect you to become a nurse manager because of your gender?
    No, but I do feel pushed towards leadership
    Do you intend to become a nurse manager? (MAYBE & DON’T KNOW also acceptable)
    Not at the moment
    Are/were you a paramedic?
    No, but completed EMT-B
    Were you a medic in the military?
    NO
    Do you have a previous college degree?
    Yes
    If YES, how many years prior to nursing school?
    BS in 1999
    Were you a pre-med student?
    Yes
    Have you experienced NEGATIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?
    No
    Have you experienced POSITIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?
    Yes
    THANKS! PLEASE ADD ANY COMMENTS BELOW
  8. by   tater.jake
    What is your age?
    24

    Are you currently working as a nurse?
    Student/psych tech

    How long have you been a nurse?
    Student nurse apprentice for 1 year, CNA for 1 year

    Did you graduate from a nursing program outside of the U.S.?
    no
    What area do you work in now? (e.g. - ER, teach, etc.)
    Psych

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you have?
    New grad LPN
    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you intend to pursue?
    RN, BSN/EMT-P
    Are you currently a nursing student?
    yes
    Is nursing a second career?
    no

    If YES, briefly describe previous career(s). (e.g. - butcher, baker, candle maker)

    Were you in a management position in your previous career?
    no

    Do you believe that people expect you to become a nurse manager because of your gender?
    no

    Do you intend to become a nurse manager? (MAYBE & DON'T KNOW also acceptable)
    no, not into authority

    Are/were you a paramedic?
    no, but plan to obtain licensure as a paramedic

    Were you a medic in the military?
    no

    Do you have a previous college degree?
    no

    If YES, how many years prior to nursing school?

    Were you a pre-med student?
    no

    Have you experienced NEGATIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?
    yes, on certain floors, such as post partum

    Have you experienced POSITIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?
    yes

  9. by   Bill56RN
    Quote from The Nursinator
    Gentlemen:

    Thank you for helping us with our class project on men in nursing at College of DuPage. Please respond by October 31, 2005. We will compare our results to the 2005 Hodes Research survey.

    This survey should be pretty easy and take just a few minutes. Please answer the following questions with Y (YES), N (NO), a number or abbreviation (e.g. - BSN). Please copy and paste the following questions with your answer after each question and post your responses here in this thread.

    What is your age?50

    Are you currently working as a nurse?yes
    How long have you been a nurse?30years

    Did you graduate from a nursing program outside of the U.S.?no

    What area do you work in now? (e.g. - ER, teach, etc.) OR

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you have?ADN

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you intend to pursue?none

    Are you currently a nursing student?no

    Is nursing a second career?no

    If YES, briefly describe previous career(s). (e.g. - butcher, baker, candle maker)

    Were you in a management position in your previous career?no

    Do you believe that people expect you to become a nurse manager because of your gender?sometimes

    Do you intend to become a nurse manager? (MAYBE & DON'T KNOW also acceptable)no

    Are/were you a paramedic?LPN>EMT>RN

    Were you a medic in the military?no

    Do you have a previous college degree?no

    If YES, how many years prior to nursing school?

    Were you a pre-med student?no

    Have you experienced NEGATIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?no

    Have you experienced POSITIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?no

    THANKS! PLEASE ADD ANY COMMENTS BELOW
    mmmmmmm
  10. by   styRN
    I know the original post was a couple years ago, but WTH...

    What is your age?
    39

    Are you currently working as a nurse?
    Yes

    How long have you been a nurse?
    18 yrs

    Did you graduate from a nursing program outside of the U.S.?
    Yes - Ontario, Canada

    What area do you work in now? (e.g. - ER, teach, etc.)
    LTC charge nurse/infection control

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you have?
    geriatric cert, advanced wound specialist cert

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you intend to pursue?
    N/A

    Are you currently a nursing student?
    No

    Is nursing a second career?
    No

    If YES, briefly describe previous career(s). (e.g. - butcher, baker, candle maker)
    N/A

    Were you in a management position in your previous career?
    N/A

    Do you believe that people expect you to become a nurse manager because of your gender?
    No

    Do you intend to become a nurse manager? (MAYBE & DON'T KNOW also acceptable)
    Currently in a position of quasi-management

    Are/were you a paramedic?
    No

    Were you a medic in the military?
    No

    Do you have a previous college degree?
    No

    If YES, how many years prior to nursing school?
    N/A

    Were you a pre-med student?
    No

    Have you experienced NEGATIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?
    Yes, but that was 20 yrs ago

    Have you experienced POSITIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student?
    No
  11. by   cesRN
    What is your age? 25

    Are you currently working as a nurse? No

    How long have you been a nurse? 0 years.

    Did you graduate from a nursing program outside of the U.S.? No. Currently attending pre-reqs.

    What area do you work in now? (e.g. - ER, teach, etc.) N/A

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you have? None.

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you intend to pursue? ICU/ER/OR/Flight

    Are you currently a nursing student? Pre-Nursing

    Is nursing a second career? Yes

    If YES, briefly describe previous career(s). (e.g. - butcher, baker, candle maker) Served 5 years as an avionics tech in the Marines. (99-04) Hoooraaaah!

    Were you in a management position in your previous career? No

    Do you believe that people expect you to become a nurse manager because of your gender? No

    Do you intend to become a nurse manager? (MAYBE & DON'T KNOW also acceptable) Yes

    Are/were you a paramedic? No

    Were you a medic in the military? No

    Do you have a previous college degree? No

    If YES, how many years prior to nursing school? N/A

    Were you a pre-med student? No

    Have you experienced NEGATIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student? No

    Have you experienced POSITIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student? Yes

  12. by   Crueltiming
    What is your age? ---------------------------- 48

    Are you currently working as a nurse? ----------------------------------- Yes

    How long have you been a nurse? -------------------------------------- 4 years

    Did you graduate from a nursing program outside of the U.S.?-------------------------- No

    What area do you work in now? (e.g. - ER, teach, etc.)----------------------------- Behavior Health

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you have? ------------------------ LPN

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you intend to pursue?----------------- RN(maybe)

    Are you currently a nursing student? -------------------------------------- No

    Is nursing a second career? ----------------------------------------------------- No

    If YES, briefly describe previous career(s). (e.g. - butcher, baker, candle maker)

    Were you in a management position in your previous career? ----------------------------- Yes

    Do you believe that people expect you to become a nurse manager because of your gender? --------------- No

    Do you intend to become a nurse manager? (MAYBE & DON'T KNOW also acceptable) ----------------- No

    Are/were you a paramedic? -------------------------------- Yes(formerly)

    Were you a medic in the military? ------------------------ No

    Do you have a previous college degree? -------------------------- Yes

    If YES, how many years prior to nursing school? ------------------- 18 years

    Were you a pre-med student? ---------------------------- No

    Have you experienced NEGATIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student? -------- No

    Have you experienced POSITIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student? ----------Not sure
  13. by   kjnorris
    What is your age? ---------------------------- 36
    Are you currently working as a nurse? ----------------------------------- Yes

    How long have you been a nurse? -------------------------------------- 1years

    Did you graduate from a nursing program outside of the U.S.?-------------------------- No

    What area do you work in now? (e.g. - ER, teach, etc.)----------------------------- cardiac step down

    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you have? ------------------------ ADNS
    What nursing-related degree or certification(s) do you intend to pursue?----------------- MSN(maybe)

    Are you currently a nursing student? -------------------------------------- No

    Is nursing a second career? ----------------------------------------------------- No

    If YES, briefly describe previous career(s). (e.g. - butcher, baker, candle maker) --- actually 4th career i have been in construction, worked in a tire plant, a steel foundry, and military as medic

    Were you in a management position in your previous career? ----------------------------- Yes

    Do you believe that people expect you to become a nurse manager because of your gender? --------------- No

    Do you intend to become a nurse manager? (MAYBE & DON'T KNOW also acceptable) ----------------- No but would consider if I felt could make a difference

    Are/were you a paramedic? -------------------------------- no
    Were you a medic in the military? ------------------------ yes
    Do you have a previous college degree? -------------------------- no but have over 140 colledge credits
    If YES, how many years prior to nursing school? -------------------

    Were you a pre-med student? ---------------------------- No

    Have you experienced NEGATIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student? -------- yes instructor who hated having men in her class

    Have you experienced POSITIVE discrimination as a nurse or nursing student? ----------patient very excited that some one gave them more individual treatment

close