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  1. Is there really a job waiting for us Filipino nurses in the US?
    Retrogression and the present state of the US economy is affecting everyone. For those that plan to work here...the wait could be longer than you think. As of the present, no one knows when the...
    Oct 18, '10
    Forum: Nursing in the Philippines
  2. Anyone International Nurse who is a registered nurse in NEW YORK already
    Are you in NY now or in the continental US?
    Oct 18, '10
    Forum: International Nursing
  3. Charge Nurse Duties
    Its heavy on a med-surg/tele floor. but where I work, I am usually charge and I take patients. You know what you guys are right! You cant do justice to both roles.
    Dec 25, '07
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  4. Charge Nurses: What sort of nurses working under you do you like/dont like?
    I dont like taking report from the ED but I have to. BUT I don't get upset at my Charge Nurse...For the ED, the patient in the ED needs a bed and the ED needs to be decongested. For my Charge Nurse,...
    Dec 25, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Old timer wants to grow, part 2.
    there will be times that you might feel like that this specialty may not be right for you, but hang in there! remember!! you only need do this for 12 hours and then you get to go home. sometimes...
    Oct 10, '07
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  6. nclex passer applying for a tourist visa... should i declare???
    Didn't renewals use the Drop-box method? Just curious.
    Oct 9, '07
    Forum: International Nursing
  7. Old timer wants to grow, part 2.
    Go with the grind. Be quiet and learn. hospital policies, unit policies and do not be afraid to ask questions. Acuity LTC may have so many patients but med-surg has an increasing acuity that...
    Oct 9, '07
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  8. What do you think of this ratio?
    6 years ago During nights we would have 1: 10 3-4 years ago During nights we used to have 1:7 or 1:8. now we are down to 1:6 Colleagues, a low patient-nurse ratio is not the entire...
    Oct 9, '07
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  9. Having trouble finding a job in New York
    If you are going to Long Island anyway, how about hospitals in Suffolk county like Brookhaven, Mather, SUNY Stony Brook, Southside, Southampton Hospital? Suffolk is laid back and not hustle and...
    Oct 9, '07
    Forum: New York Nursing
  10. What is Your Daily Routine?
    Time Management is the key. I work nights and usually we are understaffed in terms of support staff availability. After getting report, I check all my patients (initial nursing rounds) and...
    Oct 8, '07
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  11. Having trouble finding a job in New York
    Question #1 How about Long Island? Question #2 Have you like applied for all positions or are you concentrating on applying into a nursing specialty, like say, Peds or Cardiac Cath? I think...
    Oct 8, '07
    Forum: New York Nursing
  12. What do you think of this ratio?
    AND WHERE DID YOU SAY THIS FACILITY IS LOCATED?;)
    Oct 5, '07
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  13. What other work do Med/Surg nurses have to do on night shift?
    Depends on your facility/hospital. 24 hour chart checks and medicine reconciliation. Sometimes, put in a new IV on a patient if IV access is expired (good for 4 days), AM labs if patient has a...
    Oct 5, '07
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  14. Italian nurses
    Bravissimo Zuzi!! Grazie!!:yelclap::yelclap::yeah::yeah: This is what this board should be all about!!
    Oct 2, '07
    Forum: World Nursing
  15. Working overseas
    Buona Fortuna Babyj9396!!
    Oct 2, '07
    Forum: International Nursing
  16. which phil hospital will give me a good training ground?
    rednick lets do the math. if you remove the 000 in suzanne's facts and data, that leaves 632 and 10. so 632 nursing students in nursing school will be applying for 10 visas in the eb-3 category....
    Oct 2, '07
    Forum: International Nursing
  17. Question of reciprocity from cali to new york??
    the important thing is if you really want to work and stay in ny, you will still apply for reciprocity even if it will take a while. the important thing is if you took and passed the exam for ca...
    Sep 21, '07
    Forum: International Nursing
  18. US demand for Filipino nurses declining - educator
    being a cardiac nurse at heart and by profession, big macs are not my ideal point of comparison. this is due to the fact that i will need to take into account the money i will have to spent for...
    Sep 12, '07
    Forum: Nursing in the Philippines
  19. Med Surg convention
    Anybody going to the Med-Surg nurse (AMSN) convention in Vegas this October?
    Sep 11, '07
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  20. Abington Hospital
    How much is the take home salary per hour after taxes?
    Sep 11, '07
    Forum: Pennsylvania Nursing
  21. Need help relocating
    whiteglovecare dot com for Long Island
    Sep 11, '07
    Forum: New York Nursing
  22. De Javu... my experience, International RN to US RN.
    Dhel and Rep You are soooo right. Money does not grow on streets here. Its funny that our friends and relatives think that for us, nurses working and living in the US, it does. One earns in...
    Sep 11, '07
    Forum: International Nursing
  23. US demand for Filipino nurses declining - educator
    here its q4 x 3 yes but we try not to equate dollar to pesos. you earn in dollars you spend in dollars........ generally living in the city, one spends more dollars for an item than if...
    Sep 10, '07
    Forum: Nursing in the Philippines
  24. US demand for Filipino nurses declining - educator
    :yeah::yeah::yeah::yeah::yeah:
    Sep 10, '07
    Forum: Nursing in the Philippines
  25. US demand for Filipino nurses declining - educator
    :yeah::yeah::yeah:
    Sep 10, '07
    Forum: Nursing in the Philippines


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