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  1. Second Bachelors degree???
    I would apply to an accelerated program, maybe they would consider you since your degree is in Microbiology. ASN programs have a 2 yr wait list and are difficult to get into- they do not have lower...
    Nov 2, '10
    Forum: Pre-CRNA Inquiry
  2. Is Anyone Else Having Trouble Getting Back Into Nursing After Taking Time Off?
    You sound just like me! I've been out 12 years and just finished a refresher course. All I hear is "at least 1 year current experience" I'm going to try Home Health because there is a need plus...
    Nov 21, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Refresher Course
    I just read some of the recent posts to my original one-That sounds so discouraging about the home health and hospice. Home Health was one of my options after I take the refresher course. I know...
    Aug 10, '09
    Forum: Retired Nurses / Inactive Nurses
  4. Refresher Course
    I'm going with the 2/days week for 6 weeks refresher course in the Fall-1day-theory, 1day clinical. A little expensive but I think it will be worth it!
    Jun 8, '09
    Forum: Retired Nurses / Inactive Nurses
  5. suggestions for part time nursing jobs that work around family hours
    I'm in the same situation-at home with my kids and now want to get back into it. I'm considering doing Home Health. You can work part-time and on your schedule. I've never done HH, but nurses that...
    Jun 1, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Moving a Patient Tips
    I would definitely be cleaning and changing this patient while she was in bed. It would be easier and safer for you. You can then, with another person do a safe transfer to bed or wheelchair.
    May 25, '09
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  7. Nursing school at CCP?
    I graduated from CCP in 1990-I too have a B.S.-not in Nsg, I chose the school because it had a great Nursing program and the tuition was inexpensive compared to other programs. When I went back to...
    May 19, '09
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  8. What Would You Do? Accepted to 2 schools.....
    I think that having a husband and child-the ADN day program would work for you. I think it would be hard to work and go 5 nights in a row of school. Of course the BSN is the way to go, but you can...
    May 12, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. online nurse refresher courses you recommend?
    I am currently researching refresher courses too. You can go to and look up Ca refresher courses. I'm leaning towards doing a program at a college that includes theory and clinicals-I've...
    May 11, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Refresher Course
    Thanks so much for the feedback- I have been out of nursing for 12 yrs(kept lic. up-so that's good) I do agree it's like riding a bike-you've done it before you can do it again- I know for me a...
    May 9, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Refresher Course
    Wanted to know if anyone out there has taken or interested in taking a refresher course. I want to return to Nursing- but feel it's necessary to take a course. Do you think $1800 is too much for a...
    May 8, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Refresher Course
    I've been home with my children and out of Nsg for 12yrs. I want to get back to it but feel a refresher course is needed first. I was wondering if anyone has taken a course lately. I have a...
    May 8, '09
    Forum: Retired Nurses / Inactive Nurses