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  1. Entry level of nursing
    US national nursing organizations are endorsing a joint statement supporting the Associate Degree of Nursing as an entry level of nursing along with the Baccalaureate Degree of Nursing due to the...
    Feb 10, '13
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  2. Medical Maternity Wards
    I recently heard a program on the Medical Maternity Wards for pregnant Chinese women in the US. Large homes in Western US are changed into many bedrooms being used for maternity wards. Pregnant...
    Feb 6, '13
    Forum: International Nursing
  3. Select all that apply...??
    All that apply questions are great indictors of the ability to critically think. Get used to them as you will see many on the NCLEX. Practice, practice, practice!!!
    Feb 6, '13
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing Degrees
  4. Active Learning Strategies
    With the push for active learning all faculty need to learn active strategies. Here are a few ideas I have learned: use case studies - introduce case study at beginning of lecture and refer to it...
    Oct 27, '12
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  5. Using "Jigsaws" as an interactive learning tool
    I have used concept mapping and even mind mapping which is more extensive than consept mapping. The students seem to like doing them. For instance, when teaching diabetes in class, the students and I...
    Oct 27, '12
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  6. University Administration promoting Inequality - You?
    Clinical hours are not loaded the same as classroom hours even though much more time is spent in clinical. Even clinical hours differ as the nursing instructor is with eight to ten students the...
    Oct 27, '12
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  7. Would like advice RE: MSN from those in the field!
    Have you checked to see if the nearby community college have a nursing program? With nursing faculty shortages in many colleges, job openings are posted quite often. with an MSN, you can teach in a...
    Oct 19, '12
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  8. Nurses With Disabilities: Getting What You Need So You Can Give Your Best
    You provide some excellent suggestions for those with disabilities. Not everyone's disability is a physical one that can be seen. I commend you for being honest and not using your disability as a...
    Oct 7, '12
    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  9. In support of Associate Degree Nurses
    I agree with you on your statement: It is clear that change is in the air, whether we like or agree with it :/[/QUOTE] Nursing is know for change but the push for BSN entry level has been going on...
    Sep 27, '12
    Forum: International Nursing
  10. In support of Associate Degree Nurses
    Hi Meriwhen, As far as I know, there is no plan to do away with LPN/LVNs as they are needed for long term care and in doctor's offices. I don't know where you practice but I have done travel...
    Sep 27, '12
    Forum: International Nursing
  11. As a nurse will I be exposed to dead patients a lot?
    Hello Mrs. Davis, It depends on the area of nursing you go in to as to whether you will see a lot of death or not. If you work in the ER or Oncology, it is part of the job and you will always have...
    Sep 27, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. In support of Associate Degree Nurses
    US national nursing organizations are endorsing a joint statement supporting the Associate Degree of Nursing as an entry level of nursing along with the Baccalaureate Degree of Nursing due to the...
    Sep 24, '12
    Forum: International Nursing
  13. Anyone else have a problem with this ad?
    I agree ads like that negatively portray nurses. In fact, I believe I have see this Halloween costume before. Even though the advertising company is not nursing related, they could be more objective...
    Sep 22, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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