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  1. Army Enlisted Commissioning Program
    I just finished the AECP so you should check the website for the most up to date requirements. You don't need an associates but rather an acceptance to a BSN program that you can complete in 24...
    Sep 2, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  2. CNTP Army Question
    Thanks for the heads up. Will try to figure out the edit thing. Do appreciate all the info!
    Aug 17, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  3. CNTP Army Question
    Am going to be finishing up BOLC here in a bit and transitioning to the CNTP program at Tripler. Haven't really had this portion of the program broken down for me yet. Anyone familiar with this...
    Aug 11, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  4. Army AECP FY 14
    I just finished the program and am reporting for Officer training tomorrow. I found out that I got excepted from another Soldier in my unit congratulating me. I was like "wait, how did you find...
    Jul 9, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  5. Army BOLC Dates FY 2013?
    JULY 15th but report on the 10th (tomorrow). Through this website hooked up with another AECP Soldier who will be driving through Houston tomorrow on the way there. Will pick me up tomorrow morning...
    Jul 9, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  6. 15 JUL 2013 BOLC date
    I use to work in the ER as a Medic at Madigan up in Washington State. That experience gave me the motivation to go to nursing school. I would be happy with either the ICU or ER. I'm a new grad so...
    Jul 1, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  7. 15 JUL 2013 BOLC date
    I'm going to Tripler in Hawaii. You? When you see me there I will either be SGT Cox or 2LT Cox, either way you will have to look real hard cause I'm going to be wearing cammo...
    Jun 30, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  8. 'Force feeding' at Guantanamo
    I am a new graduate nurse waiting on my BOLC date for the Army so I don't have the experience. Maybe some of you experienced military nurses can chime in here. How does "safe harbor" work within...
    Jun 28, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  9. 15 JUL 2013 BOLC date
    So as stated before, anyone else slotted? I'm going to be there for JUL 15th.
    Jun 23, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  10. Researching AMEDD ECP
    Best place to find any type of list would be the POC of who gave the brief. When I was applying I asked for the same thing and got an outdated list. Honestly I just had to find one by my own...
    Jun 16, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  11. How long to get orders after passing NCLEX? (Army)
    If your AECP and have everything to MAJ Campbell then I think it takes him about 2 weeks but this is after he has your offical results. Took mine yesterday as well, good times... He sent out a...
    Jun 4, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  12. First duty station ARMY
    Are you saying on average the first duty station is about 18 months? I have Trippler, Carson, and Madigan for my top three picks. Would like to go in some sort of a high acuity setting like ICU or...
    Jun 4, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  13. Pt for enlisted = met, what difference for officer?
    In enlisted Army basic you take an "unofficial" PT test in the begining. Army does the same thing, you end up taking the "official" at the end. Sometimes we will throw around the term "diagnostic...
    Jun 4, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  14. BOLC
    Good references, thanks.
    May 31, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  15. BOLC
    In enlisted basic we rarely sat in a class room, more like march out to a field, got some instruction, then execute. Are you saying that a lot of the time is spent in the classroom? Do you rotate...
    May 31, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  16. First duty station ARMY
    Thanks, hope this is the case for a new nurse. I know that we have our preceptor-ship and additional training after that, wasn't sure if that was the case with our first one. Your correct, only the...
    May 26, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  17. First duty station ARMY
    My list to our program manager was Hawaii second to Carson. Haven't been to either one but would like to.
    May 25, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  18. First duty station ARMY
    Trying to plan out my first duty station as a nurse (I've been 9 years enlisted so it's not my first first duty station but as a nurse). My wife want's to start getting her self ready for nursing...
    May 25, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  19. Jon Stewart Puzzled Why Combat Medics Can't Apply for Nursing Jobs
    I was a medic for the Army for 9 years and have just finished nursing school for my BSN. I see all points but truly nursing school gave a more global understanding to medicine. I worked in the ER...
    May 25, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  20. BOLC
    Any good long ruck marches?
    May 24, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  21. BOLC
    For those of you who went through BOLC as prior enlisted, what exactly did they go over that was not covered in either basic or WLC? Was just wondering on what specific "officer" training we can...
    May 23, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  22. AECP Army FY 13 Candidate
    Regardless of being in the medical field it pretty much is the same process. I'm medical but I didn't work with nurses so I didn't know any. What I did was make and appointment with the DCN (deputy...
    May 14, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  23. Current Nursing Student Considering The Military
    If your in school for your BSN then don't even worry about the LPN thing. In the Army you would be a 68WM6 (LPN) and kind of stuck there. To cross over is a lot of paperwork and waiting. Not worth...
    May 13, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  24. Weight requirements
    Here is one word of advise on weight coming from an NCO who taught remedial PT (PT for those who did not make the weight requirements at their unit) for 2 years at his last unit to both enlisted and...
    May 8, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing
  25. AECP Army FY 13 Candidate
    Sorry, I just went through all my emails and am not able to find it. I remember I used the form straight from the packet. It was more of a fill in the blank form if I remember correctly. I just...
    May 8, '13
    Forum: Government / Military Nursing


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