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  1. Question about BLS cert. and CPR
    Ambu bags should be at locations near the bedside or hallway outside patient rooms. You should never really need to put your mouth on a patient in any healthcare setting. In a public setting, you...
    Feb 23
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  2. Why NOT private??
    And people do attend those accredited private schools. Every day. But the fact remains there are beliefs about these schools and they have a reputation among human resources regardless. Also...
    Feb 15
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  3. Why NOT private??
    Some human resource personnel disregard applicants who went to these types of schools. In Florida, grads from these types of schools often find themselves snowballed into a position they didn't want...
    Feb 15
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  4. -To all the nurses who chose the nursing path than the physician path...
    Hope you're not still waiting on Clooney...
    Jan 18
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  5. Nurses vs Phlebotomist
    I hate when I draw off a PICC or port for lab and they walk away with the labels so I end up stuck waiting for them to come back or having to re-draw the labs when they come back. Or when they try...
    Jan 16
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  6. Girl Brain Dead after Tonsillectomy
    That was my understanding as well. My question was more *how* attempts at weight loss or CPAP would have been monitored. Like would the surgeon involved in this case take family's word for it, would...
    Jan 4
    Forum: Nursing News
  7. Girl Brain Dead after Tonsillectomy
    Out of curiosity...something was mentioned about an undisclosed bleeding disorder? Would it be possible for a parent to say that CPAP and weight loss were attempted without success and that they were...
    Jan 4
    Forum: Nursing News
  8. Girl Brain Dead after Tonsillectomy
    Staff may have thought family was bringing food for themselves to eat at bedside. Couldn't even one bite be detrimental? If she was coming out of anesthesia, would dysphasia and aspiration be a...
    Jan 4
    Forum: Nursing News
  9. Girl Brain Dead after Tonsillectomy
    Could a nurse refuse to be assigned this case? If it were me I wouldn't want to be involved in this media circus. How would a nurse be viewed for refusing to care for the deceased? It seems morbid...
    Jan 1
    Forum: Nursing News
  10. Fall 2014 SSC/UCF Concurrent Program
    There is a limit to the financial aid monies you are eligible for...the cap is like 92 credit hours or something. They cut some people off during the nursing program when they went over 100, despite...
    Dec 21, '13
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  11. Two Big Questions For Pain Experts
    I started reading through some of these and just stopped after a while. OP you said you needed this job and that's why you were there. If you ended up without a few seekers now and then and a few...
    Nov 27, '13
    Forum: Pain Management Nursing
  12. What was the MOST ridiculous thing a patient came to the ER for?
    There is a copay but most places don't bother to collect it because it causes more problems. One example, ED visits are a $3 copay after MSE but only one hospital collects it. The other hospital...
    Nov 26, '13
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  13. Working while in school
    After your first semester of nursing school you are eligible to apply for nursing assistant and nurse tech positions at either major hospital system. If you would prefer to work in home health or...
    Nov 15, '13
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  14. New Grad, FL Hospital Heartland Division
    They do have a GN program but there is not an application for it. They utilize the same program of orientation but not as many education classes. Overall it's the same experience from my...
    Nov 14, '13
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  15. The Florida Hospital Graduate Nursing Program
    I'm pretty sure the personal profile is a part of the application process. It's a few pages of an online application and I believe the profile is a portion of that that is to include your work...
    Nov 9, '13
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  16. New Grad Jobs
    They seem to be hiring ALL the time. Someone said a lot of nurses go to Duke just for a few years to have it on their résumé and leave after 2-3 years and go elsewhere.
    Nov 2, '13
    Forum: North Carolina Nursing
  17. Crazy old wives tales and odd customs...
    My parents still tell me not to go out of the house with wet hair. But I'll be damned if they probably haven't jinxed me cause every time I leave with wet hair or no socks just sandals, I seem to...
    Nov 2, '13
    Forum: Private Duty Nursing
  18. AACN Membership/CCRN
    Maybe for the alphabet soup at the end of your name?
    Nov 2, '13
    Forum: Student Registered Nurse Anesthetist
  19. How do I get over this?
    I believe she meant to work on your mental health concerns be they depression or anxiety. Because you were so miserable while working at the great job, evaluate what caused you to need to take all...
    Nov 2, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Looking for adn-FNP online program with a low GPA
    Oh so they basically looked at pre req GPA only? Nice! Have you considered retaking some of your undergrad classes? I think you can retake up to 3 courses and receive grade forgiveness for it so...
    Oct 31, '13
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  21. Looking for adn-FNP online program with a low GPA
    Out of curiosity what was your GPA prior to nursing school? I've rarely heard of anyone getting in to a nursing program with less than a 3.0...at least the people I have talked I anyway.
    Oct 31, '13
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  22. Evaluate this situation. What did I miss?
    My first thought is that the IC Vanc might not have been effective. If patient temp was previously stable, it could be new infection or may be that the current infection is resistant to current...
    Oct 31, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. AMAZING SIM LAB
    Don't forget the hot dogs to practice TSTs :)
    Oct 29, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  24. Nurses that don't work holidays?
    Amen. And many religious hospitals continue working in holidays because HEALING is considered the greatest service to our community. In all honesty, every day with your family is special and...
    Oct 29, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  25. The Florida Hospital Graduate Nursing Program
    Yes it is only posted at certain times during the year. The next application will open in November for the January/February 2014 graduate nurse program.
    Oct 29, '13
    Forum: Florida Nursing


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