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  1. Vanderbilt Intensivist ACNP Program
    I have been researching different Adult ACNP programs for a while now and I am interested in Vanderbilt's Intensivist NP Program. I was wondering if anyone is in or has completed this program and...
    Apr 20, '14
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  2. Book recommendations!
    Get this book! As a new CVICU nurse, I have learned so much from reading this: Manual of Perioperative Care in Adult Cardiac Surgery by Robert M. Bojar
    Aug 14, '12
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  3. Becomimg a flight nurse???
    You need around 5 years experience as an RN in ED/critical care, even better if its at a level 1 trauma hospital. A BSN looks good, as well as certs like CCRN, CFRN, CEN, ACLS, PALS, NRP. Getting...
    May 17, '11
    Forum: Flight Nursing / Surface Transport Nursing
  4. What to do, what to do?
    littlemissgator made some excellent points. I would also add, you may not be able to go straight into critical care after graduating. Most ICUs will not hire many new grads, and the ones they do...
    Feb 28, '10
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  5. Opinions on Halifax Health in Daytona
    Anywhere between $20-23 plus diff, I think the higher end is if you have your BSN for Orlando hospitals. As far as Halifax, don't know too much, but heard good things about it. I believe the ER is a...
    Feb 22, '10
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  6. Narcan
    Peyote and mushrooms (psilocybin) cause the pupils to dilate. The same is true for LSD. GHB is a possibility, it won't show on most tox screens and is eliminated by the body pretty quickly. However,...
    Dec 19, '09
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  7. Which areas in Florida are the best of the worst for finding jobs?
    Just a thought on the travel positions available. I would seriously consider an assignment in Gainesville, it is a decent college town that is affordable and has decent hospitals. Shands @ University...
    Aug 17, '09
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  8. Any RNs here that work in the ED/trauma center at Orlando Regional?
    I have applied for a full time paramedic job in the ED and the job description on the website was pretty vague. I was wondering what exactly are the medic's responsibilities. Do they just work in...
    Apr 30, '09
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  9. Does he need to be intubated??
    This patient needs a protected airway ASAP. I would RSI on scene, unless for some reason it seemed like a difficult airway (extremely anterior,etc.). I have never had much of an issue intubating a...
    Sep 26, '07
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  10. CCEMTP course
    hope to take this course within the next year and a half, have heard good things
    Mar 29, '07
    Forum: Flight Nursing / Surface Transport Nursing
  11. Day in the Life of a Flight Nurse
    Hey, Jenafuzzy...I hope to do the same. I also live in Gainesville, though I am not a nurse yet, just finishing paramedic school. Our head lab instructor is a flight medic with Shandscair, they are...
    Mar 29, '07
    Forum: Flight Nursing / Surface Transport Nursing
  12. How would you manage this airway?
    would try combitube if unable to intubate, if this didn't work, cricothyrotomy. This is in the field, don't know what I would do with all of tools available in hospital setting.
    Jun 12, '06
    Forum: Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA)
  13. Has anyone done this? Became a Paramedic first and then an RN? Is it a good idea ?
    Hey, good luck with all of your plans. I think being a medic before RN can only be good. That being said, you are just finishing EMT-Basic and will start medic school in the fall, then start...
    May 16, '06
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  14. Question regarding nurses wasting narcs with city paramedics in the ER????????
    I currently work as an EMT, I always witness when my partner wastes excess narcotics. This is the standard for my department. I have never seen a nurse be used as a witness, but I'm sure it can be...
    Dec 24, '05
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  15. Does anyone know the Lake City, FL area?
    My appologies, messed up the second link. Here it is:
    Nov 16, '05
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  16. Does anyone know the Lake City, FL area?
    Hey there, I am not a nurse, however, I live in Gainesville. Gainesville is in Alachua County which is the county just south of Colombia county (Lake City). There is a hospital in LC, don't...
    Nov 16, '05
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice