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  1. Advice for a new dialysis CN for acutes in an LTACH
    All of the above is what I do daily except I have 3 shifts of 15 patients or 45 patiens a day. I agree that I never thought I could work so fast - but safety of the patient, and me, is my highest...
    Apr 3, '13
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  2. IV course Portland
    PCC Climb has a course January 28 & 29 2013 that I plan to take in IV therapy. It is expensive for 2 full days but I have tuition reimbursement as well. I hope it doesn't get cancelled again!
    Dec 6, '12
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  3. Training with Davita questions(RN)..
    I've been an RN at DaVita in Oregon for almost a year now. Dialysis was new to me as well and it's a whole different ball game! I don't know about pay in L.A. but pay here is less than hospitals. The...
    Oct 21, '12
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  4. IV course Portland
    The course was cancelled. $350 up front is a lot of money for a 2 day course but I want to take it; also, my current job has tuition reimbursement. Maybe it will come up again for the winter term.
    Oct 21, '12
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  5. Perioperative Internships?
    I don't know of anyone offering internships or I would be there! I understand Mt. Hood Community College has a perioperative nursing course coming up this winter or spring. After taking that, you...
    Oct 21, '12
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  6. First evaluation & raise as dialysis RN in Oregon
    I would like to get a feel for what the range of pay for dialysis nurses is in Oregon. I received my ADN in nursing and my RN license in July 2011. I have been working as a staff nurse in a 15...
    Jul 21, '12
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  7. New Grad Dialysis RN Training Programs - Experiences?
    You bet they are rachel33138! I am cannulating 2 pts and putting them on and off so far. Next week (I think) I start with my nursing preceptor.
    Feb 27, '12
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  8. New Grad Dialysis RN Training Programs - Experiences?
    I graduated with my ADN last June and am working in a dialysis clinic. They are training me to do the tech job before the nursing part so that I will know what dialysis is all about as well as being...
    Feb 16, '12
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  9. Newgrad planning on moving to OR...?
    I am a new grad (June 2011) and there are no jobs here in Oregon. I have a temp job that is ending this month and no full employment options in this area at all. If you have an opportunity for a...
    Dec 6, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  10. Becoming a Nurse After 40
    Like others have said, looking back and second guessing is a waste of time. I 'misspent' my younger years in lower paying jobs in the medical field, then became a medical assistant for a few years...
    Dec 6, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Salem Hospital is hiring RN's
    I'm just saying that new grads have a tough time. It doesn't matter if you are an ADN or a BSN, they all want experience. That's the one thing new grads don't have!
    Oct 16, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  12. Union in Oregon
    SEIU is a Union at Kaiser that does not represent nurses. OFNHP represents the nurses. http://www.ofnhp.org/aboutus/whoweare
    Oct 13, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  13. IV certification classes in Oregon?
    I graduated from Portland Community College ADN program this June :nurse:. The job market here is really rough, many employers require IV certification, med/surg certification, etc. Of course, new...
    Oct 13, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  14. Nursing in Oregon
    As a BSN you will have better luck finding a job. I graduated in June from an ADN program and had worked at Kaiser for over 20 years in a non RN position. They have nothing for new grads at all;...
    Oct 13, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  15. Salem Hospital is hiring RN's
    The job requires a BSN and two (2) years experience and I'm a new grad ADN, so unfortunately they won't even look at my resume. :cry: But, the posting is still up for all you BSN's, go for it!
    Oct 13, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  16. Average hourly pay for per diem agency RN?
    I'm a new grad RN in Oregon. Two months after getting my license and still no job. Some leads but nothing solid. Is agency nursing a good idea for new grads?
    Sep 6, '11
    Forum: Agency Nurses
  17. Kaiser Permenante Northwest Laying off 700 RN's
    I visited a friend at Kaiser at the end of May and saw the Union notice on the board in the break room. The number was 50 nurses to be laid off. Unfortunately, I wasn't able to read the whole thing....
    Jun 17, '11
    Forum: Oregon Nursing


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