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  1. First week of orientation finished... feeling overwhelmed!
    Well my first week of orientation is done, and for the most part I have just been watching and helping with a few minor things... I am feeling so overwhelmed right now.. its a totally different...
    Oct 7, '06
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  2. Question about anesthesia experience in Oral Surgeon's office..
    Ok Kind of a long story... for all you anesthetists out there.. what do you think happened to me? I had my wisdom teeth out about 2 years ago. I remember in the oral surgeon's office when I was...
    Aug 25, '06
    Forum: Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
  3. Very Scared!!!!!
    Just be yourself! :) I was so nervous for mine... turned out they were super laid back and really nice! They were cracking jokes and I was giving it right back to them after awhile! :) They asked me...
    Aug 12, '06
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  4. I got my OR Job!!!! :)
    Yeah, I almost had a dilemma happen however... I had accepted a position the week before on the floor im currently on, but switching from day/night to day/evening... typically at our hospital once...
    Aug 12, '06
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  5. I got my OR Job!!!! :)
    Well after my interview a month ago, it came and went and I hadnt heard anything.. the position I put in for was filled by someone with more senority... well then another one was posted, which was...
    Aug 9, '06
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  6. OR course
    Our hospital requires 1 year of recent acute care experience! I had an interview about a month ago and forgot about it because positions kept getting filled etc... they called me yesterday and told...
    Aug 9, '06
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  7. Job interview for the OR next week! Nervous..
    Thanks everyone! :) The days seem to drag by when your waiting for impt news.. whether its good or bad, Im going to keep my chin up, knowing that someday I will get there, because thats my goal, and...
    Jul 9, '06
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  8. Job interview for the OR next week! Nervous..
    Well my interview is over and done with! It was with like 7 people, lol not 5! They asked me some really good questions, and I feel I asked them a lot of questions which I think they really liked,...
    Jul 8, '06
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  9. Job interview for the OR next week! Nervous..
    Hey everyone! I have a job interview for the OR next week. I am really nervous because its going to be with 5 people! :/ EEK! I have worked as a floor nurse .. medical for a year and now a surgical...
    Jun 28, '06
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  10. online courses?
    Thanks for your advice... I guess I will be waiting around and hoping for an opening after getting more med/surg experience, however what I have seen around the city I live, is you cant get in...
    May 17, '05
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  11. online courses?
    Just wondering.. are there any online courses you can take to get more perioperative nursing knowledge, experience? If most places will not hire you unless you have perioperative experience, how do...
    May 16, '05
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  12. What is your least favorite kind of med-surg patient?
    Chronic alcoholics/druggies
    Apr 21, '05
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  13. Nights! Yikes! Scared to start em now!
    Well our average at night is 6 patients for me, and 7 for my lpn.... and thats usually the max for us.... especially gets hard when you get one of them nights when everyone is awake, which was the...
    Mar 17, '05
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  14. Nights! Yikes! Scared to start em now!
    I just started working night shifts last week, I rotate day/night and am a new RN just coming off orientation on a busy medical floor.... to tell you the truth, if your body can handle it, nights are...
    Mar 16, '05
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  15. Medical floor
    Hey everyone! Well it is the start of week #3 for me getting trained in, and all I can say is " what training?" our floor has been so busy, the RN's that are SUPPOSED to be my preceptors end up...
    Feb 22, '05
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  16. Medical floor
    Hello everyone! I just started my new job this week on our busy medical floor... I have worked there for a year and a half prior being a new LPN and am making the transition to RN.... I am just...
    Feb 11, '05
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  17. just took it...very scared
    CONGRATULATIONS MELISSA!!!!!!! :balloons::hatparty::balloons::hatparty::balloons::hatparty::balloons::hatparty: :cheers: :yeah: I am so excited for you! Got any jobs lined up? :) YAY!!! Now go out...
    Jan 27, '05
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  18. just took it...very scared
    Hey everyone! The best advice I can give you would to be go out and do anything you can to get your mind off of the fact that you just took that darn test... I sat around my house for 2 days almost...
    Jan 27, '05
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  19. How long did it take to get a job?
    Well, I received my RN license in June and am still waiting for a job in MN. I am currently working at a hospital also, waiting working as an LPN but nothing............... I've had interviews for...
    Nov 12, '04
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  20. I am freaking out!!!
    Well, I felt the exact same way you are feeling! I had 140 some questions and after it passed 75, I thought for sure I failed. I wanted the test to be over with, and like you I received a lot of...
    Nov 6, '04
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  21. NCLEX today......
    CONGRATULATIONS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! :hatparty: :balloons: :p What is your dream job you now have? :)
    Nov 5, '04
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  22. Job interview!
    Well I leave for my last scheduled interview in about 15 minutes.... I am supposed to hear from the other two places by today.... I am getting nervous because at the end of the day I could POSSIBLY...
    Nov 5, '04
    Forum: Rehabilitation Nursing
  23. Job interview!
    Thanks! The interview was tough, but I remain somewhat confident. I have a dilemma though.. for 3 months I had been waiting for an RN position to open up, nothing available... now all the sudden they...
    Nov 4, '04
    Forum: Rehabilitation Nursing
  24. Job interview!
    Hello everyone! I have a job interview in a little over an hour for a rehabilitation floor at the local hospital I currently work at! I have worked medical floor for almost a year and a half as an...
    Nov 2, '04
    Forum: Rehabilitation Nursing
  25. How Old Are You?
    I am 25, just passed my RN boards in June.... will be 26 next month! :)
    Oct 28, '04
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion