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  1. CCN Review
    Hey everyone. I want to take the CCRN exam this coming summer and wanted to check in with those of you who are currently certified especialy those of you who recently passed the test. I have...
    Mar 11, '08
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  2. Are your student loans freaking you out?
    Many of the NPs I know recieved their masters while working for a hospital or service that paid for their advanced education. Perhaps you might consider this route (if you havent already)? As...
    Jul 8, '07
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  3. Interview Questions
    Ive been out of the ER for over two years and am interviewing in two seperate level 1 EDs. Any suggestions for interview questions would be greatly appreciated. Thanks
    Jun 3, '07
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  4. Unemployment
    To all who replied constructively thanks-
    May 24, '07
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  5. Unemployment
    Medic, no you werent simply asking whether the down time was voluntary or not. The issue of "deserve" was placed in the equation by you. Like I said...Ive never filed for it before. Travelers...
    May 24, '07
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  6. Unemployment
    And no it isnt by choice. My company doesnt have any jobs in radiology anywhere though others are looking. And I have four mouths to feed other than my own. Since Ive been back from Iraq Ive only...
    May 23, '07
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  7. Traveling Companies that hire new grads?
    This can easily be done, with a bonus and relocation too most likely. Traveling can be nice but it has its downsides too, things you cant and wont see coming unless you have a few years...
    May 18, '07
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  8. Unemployment
    There will be a little time between my existing contract and the next one so it was suggested I file for unemployment. Any advice on this? Ive never collected before. Does one file in the...
    May 18, '07
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  9. Mail service
    I think I should requalify my question... Im referiing to mail services people use rather than a home mailing address. A Rad tech I work with uses a service as a mailing address which sends him...
    May 6, '07
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  10. Mail service
    Can you experienced travelers comment on using mail services like Fedex etc, which ones you use, recommendations, pros and cons etc? Thanks
    May 2, '07
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  11. Radiology tech, vs Radiology Nurse??
    The RT(R)'s I work with make over $30.00 per hour. They not only do the radiology part but also scrub in. Sometimes the RNs do it but mostly we monitor, chart, and do sedation-
    Dec 29, '06
    Forum: Radiology Nursing
  12. What to do for RN/EMT-P?
    Demonsthenes, Congratulations for earning your ACLS. However I believe that after a short time you will realize how much you do not know as opposed to how well prepared you are to deal with all...
    Dec 29, '06
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  13. Confused about Programs
    I would stay with trials and freeware personally for awhile until you find someting you really like. If I were to buy something it wold be a good med dictionary. I use a free ABG calculator,...
    Nov 3, '06
    Forum: Mobile Apps For Nurses
  14. Palm Tungsten E2
    The E2 comes with software to download to your PC. One program is "Documents To Go". I take word documents then drag them over to Documents To Go. That enters them into the Plam software. Like the...
    Oct 25, '06
    Forum: Mobile Apps For Nurses
  15. Are any of you guys as burned out as I am?
    I dont blame you for wanting out. Ive only been in this for about six years and Ive just about had it. Ive been in a few jobs myself having got into this later in life. Ive never met a more...
    Oct 13, '06
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  16. Palm Tungsten E2
    Yep I have an aluminum hardcase for it. Ive carried it in theback pocket of my jeans this last weekend and even sat on in with no probs. Anyway, I used it at my first day back to nursing...
    Sep 27, '06
    Forum: Mobile Apps For Nurses
  17. ICU nurses?
    This hasnt happened more than once or twice the year or so Ive worked agency but it really depends on your area. Around here some of the agency nurses talk of a dry period where quite a few of...
    Sep 21, '06
    Forum: Agency Nurses
  18. Finally on the floor!!
    Youll most likely feel "uncomfortable" for more than a few days. Ive heard of nurses that puked after shifts for months. That was never me and doesnt have to be you of course. If youre like...
    Sep 21, '06
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  19. Finding a job harder than school and NCLEX put together
    This might be a route you should consider. Nothing wrong with being an LPN of course, but your opportunites will be greater as an RN. I would try to stay out of LTC and focus on hospitals or...
    Sep 21, '06
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  20. Need advice from agency nurses!!
    I think that you might want to give the agency a try if that is what you have been thinking about anyway (unless there is something you arent telling us). If you have a few years experience then...
    Sep 21, '06
    Forum: Agency Nurses
  21. Palm Tungsten E2
    Dont mean to beat a dead horse but after searching here I didnt see any threads exclusive to E2s so I thought I might try one. So,i f you have any tips, experiences, or advice concerings E2's,...
    Sep 21, '06
    Forum: Mobile Apps For Nurses
  22. Which PDA?
    Well, I bought the Tungsten E2. I might wish I bought a pocket PC tomorrow but so far this little thing is pretty cool. Ill try it for a year and when I know more Ill decide which way to go...
    Sep 21, '06
    Forum: Mobile Apps For Nurses
  23. Which PDA?
    Ok Ive been reading on the site a little once I got some internet access and Ive come to the conclusion that Palms and Pocket PC's are both very good at what they do and are a matter of preference. ...
    Sep 18, '06
    Forum: Mobile Apps For Nurses
  24. Which PDA?
    Thanks for all the answers. Im sure they have all been answered before but like I said I need this more than quickly. So thanks again. As far as what Ill use it for, at this time it will be...
    Sep 18, '06
    Forum: Mobile Apps For Nurses
  25. Which PDA?
    My apologies for asking questions that have already been asked. However, Ive just returned from Iraq and I need a PDA like yesterday. So some questions I have are: Pocket PC or Palm and...
    Sep 17, '06
    Forum: Mobile Apps For Nurses


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