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  1. LVN/LPN in Houston Texas
    Not sure if it helps, but I get $20/hr at a SNF as a new grad.
    Aug 10
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  2. lvn to RN or LVN to BSN
    Definitely go for the BSN if you have the chance. I had to go the LVN route since I previously bombed my GPA at a university due to being young and careless. I am looking forward to bridging though...
    Aug 1
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  3. Name hospitals/SNF or states that are hiring new grads
    Keep in mind that over half the jobs available aren't even listed on popular sites like indeed and glassdoor. I searched for the closes SNF to my house and just showed up in person and asked if they...
    Jul 31
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  4. Name tags with pins
    So I just started at a SNF that uses pinned name tags. It is going to get old really quick to have to re-pin everyday on a clean set of scrubs and it will probably wear out the fabric faster too. ...
    Jul 30
    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  5. terrified about my new job
    Wow I would be terrified as well! I'm just starting at a SNF and will be working 11P-7A shift as well. I will be getting a 5 day orientation, and if needed, they will extend it to 10 days. My floor...
    Jul 29
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  6. First job:Veterans Affairs VA Primary Care Clinic LPN (terrified!) Portland, Oregon
    Very nice! Usually there is a waitlist to get a job at the VA and that applies to experienced nurses too. I did clinicals at the VA and really enjoyed it...it's been so long though that I can't...
    Jul 28
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  7. Taking my NCLEX-PN tomorrow!
    LOL yes I am. Small world indeed!
    Jul 25
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  8. Taking my NCLEX-PN tomorrow!
    See the post above you. :) I mainly waited so I can put the license number on my resume.
    Jul 24
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  9. Taking my NCLEX-PN tomorrow!
    Thanks! I just got offered a job pending background/drug check! So I took the nclex on Tuesday the 16th, quick results shows passed on Thursday 18th, TBON updated my license Tuesday 22nd, and I...
    Jul 24
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  10. need help/tips on passing nclex-pn
    What do you feel you are lacking on? I was out of school for two years before I decided to go ahead and take the nclex-pn for the first time and I passed at around 185 questions. I used Kaplan qbank...
    Jul 23
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  11. New license LVN - where to start?
    Thanks! There's a job fair at a nursing home that I will be attending. I live near medical center downtown so I prefer to stay within the area if possible.
    Jul 21
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  12. NCLEX Anxiety
    I would not repeat questions that you already reviewed and understood the rationale and why you got it incorrect. Focus on what you are scoring the lowest percentile in and shoot for an average of...
    Jul 20
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  13. Taking my NCLEX-PN tomorrow!
    Ugh still waiting for Texas BON to update with license# so I can start applying for jobs. TBON supposedly only updates on Tues/Thurs... I ended up paying for quick results just for a peace of mind...
    Jul 19
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  14. New license LVN - where to start?
    After graduating nursing school two years ago...I finally got around to take my nclex-pn and passed on the first attempt! Now I don't really know where to start to look for jobs...I've read so many...
    Jul 16
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  15. HCC 2014 LVN Admissions
    I graduated from HCC LVN in 2012...let me tell you med-surg is no joke. I had to sit out a semester because I failed med-surg I, barely passed it the second time, and then barely passed med-surg II....
    Jul 16
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  16. Taking my NCLEX-PN tomorrow!
    From what I remember, yes, they listed both generic/brand names.
    Jul 16
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  17. Taking my NCLEX-PN tomorrow!
    Ped and maternity were also my weak points lol. Luckily I only got a few of them. There were a few questions asked that I didn't even recall learning/seeing in nursing school...completely clueless.
    Jul 16
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  18. Taking my NCLEX-PN tomorrow!
    Thanks! I actually got a lot of multiple choice questions...2-3 math and maybe 15-20 sata. A lot of disease related questions...I was hitting myself for not even glancing at my med-surg notes. I did...
    Jul 16
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  19. Taking my NCLEX-PN tomorrow!
    Omg just got home. Delivery Successful and good popup!!! Let me tell you that I felt completely unsure on 75-85% of the questions I answered. I was a bit relieved but also disappointed when it...
    Jul 16
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  20. How I passed the NCLEX-PN, 2nd attempt.
    Amazing! Very motivational and a good read since I am taking my exam tomorrow at 2PM!
    Jul 15
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  21. Infection Control
    Contact: Gloves, gown, and separate equipment Droplet: Gloves, gown, surgical mask, and goggles if lots of fluids Airborne: Gloves, gown, fitted N95 respirator, negative pressure room, and goggles...
    Jul 15
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  22. Infection Control
    This breaks it down pretty well: CDC -Transmission-Based Precautions BICPP - HICPAC
    Jul 15
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  23. Taking my NCLEX-PN tomorrow!
    It's been a long time coming but I'm finally taking my NCLEX-PN tomorrow afternoon. I graduated back in 2012 but my ATT was delayed due to being in enforcement for almost a year. I have been a...
    Jul 15
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  24. How to retake NCLEX rn; ATT still valid
    Bringing up an old thread since I'm in the same dilemma. I think it's kinda absurd to have to reapply to the BON just to retake the exam. I'm not sure if it the same with all states, but Texas BON...
    Sep 29, '13
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  25. I screwed up - Missing Nclex appointment
    I'm sure enforcement varies from state to state so not sure how much it will help. Mine were for juvenile charges; I went ahead and got my juvenile records sealed and forwarded the court documents to...
    Sep 4, '13
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum


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