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  1. Not to beat a dead horse... But KAPLAN?
    Thank you everyone. I've decided just for my own confidence I am going to take the class. I think in the long run it will help me feel more comfortable going into the NCLEX.
    Mar 17
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  2. Not to beat a dead horse... But KAPLAN?
    I am having a really hard time deciding if I should invest in taking the KAPLAN Class before I take my NCLEX... which I am hoping to take in June. It's just a lot of money, but If I am being honest I...
    Mar 10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. What is in your clinical bag?
    I have a binder with my printed off paperwork I have to complete. My nursing care plan book, drug book and lab book. Sometimes my med surg book if the clinical instructor says we will have down...
    Jan 13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  4. What was your hardest class and how did you study for it?
    ^^^sorry for the typo's Im on my tablet[: lol
    Jan 8
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  5. What was your hardest class and how did you study for it?
    1st Semester: Med Surg 1- I had taken pharm and fundamentals, but didn't really have to study for those. Once I got to med surg was when I started refining my study skills. I used note cards and...
    Jan 8
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. What was/are the 3 things that got/get you through nursing school?
    1) Note cards and highlighters 2) My recorder 3) my best friend/study buddy.
    Jan 8
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. How was your peds class (theory portion)?
    my was ridiculously difficult also with tons of information and a very short amount of time. I took my final today and went in with a 79% needing a 78% to pass. This is the first class I have been on...
    Dec 11, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. Role Transition
    Role Transition is the one class I haven;t heard much if anything about? So I'm just curious what to expect... I'm getting excited to head back for my 2nd year, even though I know all of the work...
    Jul 17, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  9. I did it!
    I completed my first year of nursing school! I received a 95% on my medsurg final and a 96% on our simulation final today! I have to come here to talk about how proud I am of myself because besides...
    May 2, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. I know you should focus on yourself but..
    Two of my good "friends" from nursing school found out they are not going to pass med surg 2. I know my education is most important. But i cannot help but feel sad about it. Fellow students become...
    Apr 10, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  11. 1st clinical experience, is this normal?
    This is how my whole clinical experience at the nursing home for my 1st semester of nursing school was. My CNA clinical were at the same place and I had a totally different experience, the staff gave...
    Feb 9, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  12. What's on Clinical Checklist?
    The only thing that I ever HAD to complete during clinical was a complete physical assessment of my pt. and my clinical paper work. Other wise my instructor would tell me things she would want me to...
    Feb 9, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. Grades
    There is only one student (my best friend) that I share my excate grade with, because people tend to get irritated with you if you do better then them. Last semester I had med surg 1 and most of the...
    Feb 9, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. Postpartum Case Study Help
    oh my goodness thank you! Totally didn't think of that aspect. I have a hard time with the case studies because I am not there were my patient and have to go off the information they give me!
    Feb 7, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  15. Postpartum Case Study Help
    Ok- I have this case study and I have all of te answers but there is one section that I am un-sure if I am goin in the right direction. Any feedback would be great, I've read the book and googled it...
    Feb 6, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  16. Starting 2nd semester in 10 days any tips about PEDS/OB
    Thank you everyone! Im looking forward to the experience, just stepping out of my comfy level is nerve wracking! lol
    Jan 8, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  17. Required to keep books?
    We were told that it is "highly recommended" to keep all of our books, and a few are required for us to keep.
    Jan 8, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. Anyone else's school unorganized?
    Just wondering if I'm the only one? It was bad my first semester, to the point where is would cut into lab practice time because they didn't have the assignments prepared, or all the professors...
    Jan 7, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  19. How about some positive nursing school/job stories for us newbies?
    Clinicals;; It will melt your heart the first time that little old lady tells you that you're her favorite student nurse she's had. Then every week your there she finds you just to talk. I think as...
    Jan 5, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. Starting 2nd semester in 10 days any tips about PEDS/OB
    I will be starting my 2nd semester in about 10 days, so im starting to get the pre-semester jitters. Just wondering if anyone out there has any tips,heads up or stories you wanna share for PEDs/OB?...
    Jan 5, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  21. What was the hardest course youve taken?
    Med Surg 1- I ended up with an A-. and the only way I did that was hours and hours of studying, I did prep sheets, printed powerpoints, highlight important things in the book, recorded lectures and...
    Dec 27, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  22. Most challenging moments in Nursing school
    Check off's! seriously I have freaked out since day 1(handwashing). Otherwise theory class was easy for me, just alot of studying. And when you are studying- always ask yourself WHY is this the...
    Dec 27, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  23. Should I take a CNA 2 course while Im waiting to get in an lpn program for experience
    Yes- Do it. I wish I had that option it would have made my 1st semester so much easier.
    Dec 23, '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  24. Just finished my 1st semester today with my med surg final!
    I dont know why it put all of those <br>'s in there.
    Dec 12, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  25. Just finished my 1st semester today with my med surg final!
    <br>I don't want to write a huge long story about my experiences during my first semester, but I would like to give a few tips &nbsp;that I wish I would of had. <br>Starting with, this is like...
    Dec 12, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student


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