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  1. GN to NP in <1yr
    I disagree with your perspective. Perhaps, for this nurse it is not time to be an NP, but that is not true of all new graduate nurses. The RN role and the NP role are COMPLETELY different. Being an...
    Feb 7
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Interdisciplinary Bullying!
    This happened to me when I was in ICU and when I was in LTC. The staff were literally running to the manager for anything and everything, sometimes blatantly lying, other times making a big deal out...
    Feb 5
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. Night shift diff
    Most do offer a shift differential. I agree with the first person who responded. State that you wanted to work nights because you need a shift differential and if they do not offer it you would like...
    Feb 1
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  4. what is a scientific process of nursing?
    Look in your text book or Google "nursing scientific process". We are here to clarify and point you in the right direction, not do your homework for you :)
    Feb 1
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  5. What are thoughts on Simplenursing.com ?
    I've never heard of this until you posted this.
    Jan 31
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. Jobs in school, success on NCLEX
    I'm not sure how much being a Pharm Tech will help you with nursing. Being a CNA will help you tremendously.
    Jan 31
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. Does Preferring to Work Night Shift mean you're lazy?
    Work smarter not harder. Get paid more to do less? Why NOT?
    Jan 30
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. How Would You Report This Illegal Work Situation??
    You posted a thread asking for people's opinion. That is what you received- a lot of other peoples' opinions... Since a majority of the opinions seems to disagree with yours, instead of telling...
    Jan 30
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  9. How Would You Report This Illegal Work Situation??
    And I cannot agree more with the people who have already said: DO NOT report her to the BON. She hasn't done anything blatantly illegal, harmful, malicious or wrong. If she ends up getting...
    Jan 30
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  10. How Would You Report This Illegal Work Situation??
    My response might get flagged but... It kinda seems like you are just "hating" on this person for whatever reason... I hear an undertone of jealousy and/or intimidation in your post. She might...
    Jan 30
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  11. Are you satisfied?
    There are tons of forums on allnurses.com that request salaries, if people are uncomfortable posting salary then they don't have to respond :). It is because a bunch of us students were wondering how...
    Jan 30
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  12. Are you satisfied?
    Hello All! I would like to get perform a survey including NP salary, certification, area of work and job satisfaction. There are other threads from 2009 addressing salary, none addressing...
    Jan 29
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  13. Sigma Theta Tau
    Yes it is equally competitive here also. When I got the membership I was thinking "I need more stuff to put on my résumé" because as a new grad your résumé looks like everyone else's. It still took...
    Jan 29
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. Sigma Theta Tau
    I am/was a Sigma Theta Tau member. My GPA was 3.75, I was #2 in my cohort of 55 nursing students the girl above me had a 3.76. Yes, that's right, no one in my cohort got Summa Cum Laude lol. Just...
    Jan 26
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  15. Aggressive patients?
    We get a little gray triangle thing on the top of the EMR, which indicated past violent behavior with medical staff. Honestly though its not a huge help. VERY rarely will a person just be chilling...
    Jan 25
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  16. Night shift nurses: tips on sleeping AT NIGHT
    It depends on what time you are staying up until the night before... if you're tired enough you WILL sleep. What I mean is if you work from 7p-7a then come home and sleep until 4, yes you might...
    Jan 25
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Planning pregnancy while looking for job
    Yes, like the other person said- in order to be eligible for FMLA you have to work for an employer for one year. There are a lot of companies that offer alternatives to FMLA that include 12 weeks...
    Jan 25
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  18. The Right to Die with Dignity- MD assisted suicide
    Dr. Devil Thank you for saying this. I completely agree, which is why I included "allowable for anyone" in the poll. Everyone should have access to PAS. If a person believes that their life is no...
    Jan 25
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  19. Student Loans
    Yes. Apply for financial aid to see if you qualify for federal loans. Just an FYI though, the interest rates are really high. You can also go to a bank and apply for a student loan to see when your...
    Jan 24
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  20. When will NCLEX results post ?
    Yes, trying to re-register works, and it works immediately. Other than that, every BON is different. Some will show your status online, others just send your license in the mail.
    Jan 24
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  21. Honest Question
    Why are you freaking out about them freaking out? Yes, it was your responsibility to get the appointment order. You can't hold the doctor's hand, I've had a tons of doctors leave before doing...
    Jan 24
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  22. The Right to Die with Dignity- MD assisted suicide
    I definitely agree. Putting yourself in their shoes- you would want the option. Most of us cannot even comprehend the degree of suffering that some of these people endure.
    Jan 24
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  23. BSN to FNP online programs: are there many that don't require 2 years RN experience?
    Chamberlain does not require 2 years. Neither does University of Arizona (but its a DNP program). Yes, Chamberlain is "for profit" but it's honestly not much more than State Universities,...
    Jan 23
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  24. Bad Parents
    This is so sad... There are SO MANY parents like this. People can be so selfish...
    Jan 23
    Forum: Pediatric Nursing
  25. Collaborative program financial help!
    I'm not sure if some details are missing from this question or I'm just not getting it... If you are enrolled in school and credit-worthy you should be able to get student loans through banks. Just...
    Jan 23
    Forum: General Nursing Student


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