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  1. I need help deciding whether to be an RN or ultrasound tech?!
    I agree with most of what the others have mentioned in their replies to your post so far. I was once in your shoes, and had to make the decision between choosing a career in nursing or as a radiation...
    Mar 9, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  2. First year BScN Student seeking job...
    Oops! Sorry... I guess I posted this in the wrong category. I live in Canada so it would be best to ask them instead. :clown:
    Mar 9, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. RN Student find work as a Nurse's Aide?
    Hello, I am hoping someone can help me with some questions some of my peers and I have regarding finding part-time work in Ontario. Since PSWs (Personal Support Workers) are not regulated...
    Mar 9, '12
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  4. First year BScN Student seeking job...
    Hello, I am hoping someone can help me with some questions some of my peers and I have regarding finding part-time work in Ontario. Since PSWs (Personal Support Workers) are not regulated (my...
    Mar 9, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  5. Respiratory Assessment!
    Hi there, I'm in my first year in a BScN program and our group is soon to be evaluated on the Respiratory, Abdominal, Peripheral Vascular, Neurological and Muskuloskeletal assessments. I am most...
    Nov 25, '11
    Forum: International Nursing
  6. canadian fundamentals of nursing
    I agree with the above post; the REVISED fourth edition is the latest version published in Canada (in 2010 I believe). I bought it at my University book store, but it was sold as part of a bundled...
    Nov 20, '11
    Forum: International Nursing
  7. Vital Signs Return Demonstration!! Help!
    Hi there, I'm a first year BScN student, and in a week's time we are expected to show (to the professor) our skills and abilities to assess vital signs (temperature, pulse, respirations, BP and...
    Oct 23, '11
    Forum: International Nursing
  8. Pre health science/prenursing
    Hi Smartway, Don't worry... I was in the same boat as you once. My high school marks were not high enough and I had some missing requisite courses, therefore pre-health science was my only way in...
    Oct 17, '11
    Forum: International Nursing
  9. First Clinical today! Well, more like an orientation and...
    Glad to hear you're having a good experience with it so far! I will be starting my first clinical very shortly, and I don't know what to expect!!! If you don't mind me asking, do you know (as a...
    Sep 18, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. How is it going so far?
    I am very lucky because I am in a program that just started 2 weeks ago (BSN), and all my professors are EXCELLENT! Maybe one I would say is a little "snobbish" or a little "pretentious" here and...
    Sep 15, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  11. Is nursing for me?
    Wow.... you've just described me in a nutshell! I also share the same fears/anxieties as you regarding if I am the "right fit" for this profession because of my introverted nature, and anxiety while...
    Sep 13, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  12. TB test procedure: Ok if reading is done by different RN?
    I'm not sure about having your 2-step read by an other facility. But when I had to get my reading for the first shot, I got a different RN to do it for me. In fact, every shot and reading (all four)...
    Sep 7, '11
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  13. Varicella titer/TB Skin test?
    I also lost most of my immunization records form when I was younger. I have since moved from my hometown, and my mother could only find a few of them. I was scared to think that I would have to get a...
    Sep 7, '11
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  14. advice on what to do
    I'm not sure if this is a serious post or not, and the main reason I think this is because I saw that your profile information states the following: Interests I was below average Years Exp....
    Sep 7, '11
    Forum: International Nursing
  15. Official nursing student fall 2011 stand up!!!
    :ancong!: I'm glad to hear someone can survive Pharm... that's the part i'm dreading the most (not looking forward to) about nursing school. Yikes! Congrats again, and keep up the good work!...
    Sep 6, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  16. did i pick the wrong field? feel sick looking at cadavers
    OMG! :eek: I would have cried my eyes out seeing those unborn kittens... I'm a cat lady myself, have two of them at home with me. I sincerely hope my school won't use cats... I think I'd much prefer...
    Sep 6, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. Official nursing student fall 2011 stand up!!!
    Our first actual class starts on Thursday, September 8. That's in like, 3 days!!!!!!! I can feel the nerves kicking in more and more as the days roll by. :uhoh21: How did everyone's first few days...
    Sep 6, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. Fall back plan?
    It really all depends on what you're really passionate about and what aspect of Nursing appeals to you (i.e the medical field, helping people, learning sciences, nursing schedules, the amount of...
    Sep 6, '11
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  19. Finally accepted after two years!
    Congrats!!!!!!!!!!! :w00t: You worked hard to get here, and thanks to your patience and dedication... you got in!! I'm glad I never gave up either. :yeah::yeah::yeah:
    Sep 4, '11
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  20. Prospects after graduation?
    Hey, I'm also a student nurse and I have to say that I feel the same way. Thinking about the future scares me sometimes! What I tend to see in many area is that there is the illusion of a "shortage"...
    Sep 1, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  21. Is it ok to lie in a interview about how you lost your job?
    Not to be intrusive or nosy, but did you end up telling the "potential" employer anything relating to the truth? Or did you lie around it? So sorry to hear that you did not get the position... what...
    Aug 31, '11
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  22. anatomy is kicking my glutes!!!
    You mean: :banghead: ? Your title and post made me laugh a little and made me remember that I felt the very same way when I first started Anatomy/Physiology courses.... But on a serious note,...
    Aug 30, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  23. Pre health science/prenursing
    Yes, I'm starting my BScN program in 1 week from now! Though I'm scared as all heck :uhoh3:, I'm also very excited and proud to have made it this far (especially after putting the time and effort...
    Aug 30, '11
    Forum: International Nursing
  24. Pre health science/prenursing
    Congrats on getting into a Pre-health program SM1031! Its nice to hear back from you and how you're doing. Since completing my pre-health program last year, I've realized how much it actually...
    Aug 29, '11
    Forum: International Nursing
  25. Is anyone volunteering?
    Where I live, all the nearby hospitals can only take up to a certain amount of adult or student volunteers per year. It is due to a very high amount of submitted applications (thankfully for them)! I...
    Aug 26, '11
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student


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