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  1. Medical Errors that slide and Nursing retaliation
    This was during handover at shift change, we go in the pt rooms to give report and i saw it. As last poster noted about scanning the bag, the computer should have flagged it at least, I would think
    Dec 19
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  2. Tips for surviving the 1st Semester of Nursing School
    Its up to you, but medications was tough for me so if you want to start looking up basic categories until your pharmacology class comes up which we did not have until 3rd semester, but there will be...
    Dec 17
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. Medical Errors that slide and Nursing retaliation
    How does one deal with a medical error a nurse does that you as an RN witnessed. I saw a nurse using 1/2 NS during a blood transfusion instead of regular 0.9 NS. My preceptor was there and she did...
    Dec 17
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  4. Resigning and the Incessant "Why?"
    For resigning I'd stick to be as generic as possible without giving any details and do not give where you will be going to, reason being administrators often know each other at different...
    Dec 17
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  5. First job and thrown to wolves too early?
    Wow I job the job offer...I'm just going to do as my cousin advised...prayer on it and decide tomorrow.
    Dec 17
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  6. Tips for surviving the 1st Semester of Nursing School
    First semester typically prepares you with the basics. Therefore you will probably start with roles of nurse, health assessment and nursing fundamentals. In these classes you learn about what is the...
    Dec 17
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. Jacksonville Employment
    I think you underestimating yourself, most couples I know the nurses are the bread winners be they male or female. Unless maybe you married to a doctor or something. Keep looking and continue your...
    Dec 13
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  8. Five Ways to Convince Patients they Need Flu Shots
    OP great post. Maybe you need to follow up with this thread "Five ways to convince nurses they need flu shots" .
    Dec 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Warning to those applying to Northern Oklahoma College in March
    I think some schools do that so they could artificially raise their Nclex pass rates by securing what they think to be the best students, when this should really be done during the interview process...
    Dec 13
    Forum: Oklahoma Nursing
  10. Jacksonville Employment
    Its pretty easy to make $21/hr in Jacksonville. The area is averaging $23/hr for new grads. If you go the UFhealth.org (formerly called Shands) the branch in Gainesville displays their rates online....
    Dec 13
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  11. First job and thrown to wolves too early?
    Well the interview went great, seems like everything I wanted, most amazing is the nurse patient ratio is 5 to 1 :O yeah on night shift and they said they are adamant about it. I just have to wait...
    Dec 13
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  12. First job and thrown to wolves too early?
    Well its not the perceptors fault, its a management decision to no longer have shadowing, I've already discussed with the person in charge of training that I had issues with the methods and I even...
    Dec 11
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  13. First job and thrown to wolves too early?
    Its night shift and The nurse patient ratio is typical 6 or 7 per nurse. So the preceptor gets the patients then she takes half 3 or 4 most serious ones and I take 3, by the end of next week I am...
    Dec 7
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  14. Base pay mentioned at first interview? is that common?
    The institutions I know of so far will not mention pay during interviews because they are nursing management and they simply do not have that information, thats why you should not ask...they just...
    Dec 6
    Forum: Success Stories in Nursing
  15. First job and thrown to wolves too early?
    I'm like 3 weeks into my first job which suppose to initially be 12 weeks new grad program when I first spoke to them. Now the paper work they gave me said up to 10 weeks and nurses on the floor say...
    Dec 6
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  16. How I conquered the NCLEX-RN?
    ncsbn cannot be extended. i also ran out of time and repaid for 3 weeks course i focoused on content eventually i completed only half the questions bank.
    Nov 6
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  17. How I conquered the NCLEX-RN?
    I liked NCSBN but like i said it lacks analysis needed to know which content areas you are weak in. Never allow a thought of failure to enter your mind. Keep saying you will pass. Print it and stick...
    Nov 5
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  18. starting night shift as new grad
    i agree the pace will be better for me. I like to take things in so that sounds cool. all I'll need is a bolus if caffine if only I drank coffee
    Nov 4
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  19. starting night shift as new grad
    ill be on a regular med-surg floor. i dont think ill miss anything as far as patient care tho. the doctors are only there for 5 mins anyways. i like autonomy and could do without those headaches plus...
    Nov 4
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  20. starting night shift as new grad
    For anyone who has done this I am starting my first job as GN it will be night shift. Some orientation will be days but I will be permanently nights after that. Some one stated nights I won't get...
    Nov 4
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  21. Got hired, but its not what I was told, help!
    Nightcrow just a bit of hope I just landed an RN job at another hospital, Hope you started applying to other places, you got a lot of experience over other GNs your hospital does not respect that.
    Oct 31
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  22. 3 weeks after passing NCLEX...Got the Job!!! :)
    thanks
    Oct 30
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  23. Resume question
    Agreed the long work experience at the same job is a definite plus. Managers are looking for that person who has stability and not just looking for that first year experience then bail out. In...
    Oct 30
    Forum: Nursing Resume Help
  24. 3 weeks after passing NCLEX...Got the Job!!! :)
    After reading so many horror stories about new Grads waiting months even up to a year to get a job. Well some good news and encouragement is needed so 3 weeks after passing the NCLEX, I'm absolutely...
    Oct 30
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  25. I had my first RN interview!
    I got the job!both branches of the hospital called back and I got 2 offers for med-surg opening they had :woot:
    Oct 30
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance


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