Search Results

Search Results Type: Posts; User: sarabear44

From Date
  1. Pregnant ED RN--Is this discrimination or is it fair? Please weigh in.
    Preface I am 38 weeks pregnant and still being a CHAMP as an ED RN. I work the busy busy swing shift and have neither asked for nor expected any job modifications. However, most of my co-workers...
    Feb 4, '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  2. OHSU's Accelerated BSN program 2012
    Thanks Strider. I have written about the application process in a couple other posts. If you go to my "view public profile" and look up my past posts, you might find some other helpful threads about...
    Sep 5, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  3. OHSU's Accelerated BSN program 2012
    Thanks Strider :-) Yep graduated (technically) 3 days ago and waiting for my NCLEX. I'm taking it 9/15. Several of my classmates got hired on their practicum units. This is definitely a possibility...
    Sep 5, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  4. A Story of an NCLEX-RN passer.
    Congratulations! I am taking it in 1 month!
    Aug 5, '11
    Forum: Success Stories in Nursing
  5. To ENA membership or not?
    Definitely. Any students who are reading this post should def join ENA while a student--only $38. ENA makes it easy to keep developing professionally. Join their list serv, go to the conference, take...
    Aug 5, '11
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  6. Faculty writing reference/recommendation letters for students...
    Wow, "never more than a couple of days"! I should have mentioned that I have talked to BOTH faculty in person over a month ago. Both have confirmed by e-mail and in person that they are willing...
    Jul 11, '11
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  7. Faculty writing reference/recommendation letters for students...
    Dear Nursing faculty, What is the best way for students to approach you to ask for recommendation/reference letters for jobs? How long does it take you to write a letter? And, how much advance...
    Jul 11, '11
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  8. OHSU vs. Linfield accelerated BSN- thoughts?
    Several people in my class of 63 were alternates. Sometimes people back out at the very last minute. One girl was notified 1 day before classes started that she was accepted and immediately moved to...
    Jun 10, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  9. OHSU vs. Linfield accelerated BSN- thoughts?
    JD-- You might be overthinking it a little bit but you will try your plan and then adjust as necessary. It's important to be flexible in nursing AND nursing school!!! While it's good to set routines,...
    Jun 7, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  10. OHSU vs. Linfield accelerated BSN- thoughts?
    Yes I mean at OHSU. You can pay $7 for 4 hours or $11 for all day and park in several lots. That is what people who car-pool tend to do, especially at the ADP building for days when we have...
    Jun 7, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  11. OHSU vs. Linfield accelerated BSN- thoughts?
    Yes there is one classmate who commutes from Salem. We all think he's crazy, but he makes it work while still maintaining family and school responsibilities.
    Jun 7, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  12. OHSU vs. Linfield accelerated BSN- thoughts?
    JDnurse2be, Congratulations! This is the first year that they are having an ABSN cohort begin in the summer AND in the fall! It would help a lot if you said approximately where you live. Most...
    Jun 4, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  13. OHSU vs. Linfield accelerated BSN- thoughts?
    You're welcome! I'm glad it helped someone :-) Yes, "free" March Wellness membership (~$60 extra for a spouse, tho') plus there's a pool up on the hill at the student center. There are a lot of...
    Apr 3, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  14. OHSU vs. Linfield accelerated BSN- thoughts?
    *What do you feel are some of the strengths and weaknesses of the program? I think the professors and instructors generally as a whole (there's always a few exceptions) are wonderful. They have...
    Feb 8, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  15. OHSU Accelerated Bachelors to Masters 2011
    Hi people. I am an ABSN student and have good friends in both the CNM & PMH tracks. Our cohort is 64 people, 16 of which are in the fast track to be NP's (8 midwives and 8 psych np's.) I was just...
    Feb 7, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  16. OHSU vs. Linfield accelerated BSN- thoughts?
    I am in OHSU's ABSN program. Do you still have questions about it?
    Feb 7, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  17. OHSU's Accelerated BSN program 2012
    Hi, I was browsing AllNurses and saw your post. I am a current ABSN student at OHSU so I'm happy to answer any of your questions that I can. I'm going to have to respectfully disagree with some of...
    Feb 7, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  18. Pre-Req tips and strategies for UP, OHSU, Linfield
    I definitely felt the same way you do now a year ago. I didn't try to apply to ALL the PDX schools, but perhaps some of my advice will be relevant. I signed up for as many classes as I could afford...
    Aug 25, '10
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  19. peace corps?
    I was in the Peace Corps before I started nursing school. You definitely have to be self-motivated and energized to work. The term "assignment" doesn't really mean that you have a job. You have to...
    Jul 1, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. ABSN Duke Fall 2010
    OK I just noticed your post so I will reply even though I chose to attend a different school. I was accepted to Duke, though. I live in Oregon and did a phone interview and I didn't feel any pressure...
    Apr 19, '10
    Forum: North Carolina Nursing
  21. Acceptance letters????
    Congrats ceschuft! Yay! Do you live in pdx?
    Apr 17, '10
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  22. Acceptance letters????
    Yep, I'm guessing all RN's have to be certified the same way: BLS for Medical Providers which is through the AHA. There are several options for training--I am doing mine through cprlifeline.com which...
    Apr 11, '10
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  23. Acceptance letters????
    Had to postmark the $200 & acceptance agreement by April 9 and finish other tasks by May 15 (CPR training, drug test, background check, etc.) Yep, they expect you to pretty much decide as soon as you...
    Apr 11, '10
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  24. Weight issues
    Your BMI result is: 17.06 Your weight is in the range that is classified as underweight. UnderweightBMI less than 18.5IdealBMI 18.5-25OverweightBMI 25-30Obese - should lose weightBMI 30-40Very...
    Apr 7, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Acceptance letters????
    I bet I sat next to you last night in lecture (Degrauw) because he was singling someone out for being a diver (having the largest lung capacity in the class). Was that you? I'm not going to Linfield...
    Apr 2, '10
    Forum: Oregon Nursing


Nursing Jobs in every specialty and state. Visit today and Create Job Alerts, Manage Your Resume, and Apply for Jobs.

A Big Thank You To Our Sponsors
Top