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  1. The Devil and Delta Webster
    Great story ! and as the south is one of my "homes" I could just feel the day as you described ! I always wonder what has happened in the long lives of some of these, seasoned folks ! hugs to you...
    Sep 4
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  2. August 2013 Caption Contest: Win $100!
    "So, Bill, ...... your pjs, slippers and tv are calling you.... but your not finished till 11 right ? "
    Aug 17, '13
    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  3. August 2013 Caption Contest: Win $100!
    "I know..... I fell asleep while charting once too !"
    Aug 17, '13
    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  4. August 2013 Caption Contest: Win $100!
    "You know, .... You're going to need immodium, or a foley !"
    Aug 17, '13
    Forum: allnurses News and Announcements
  5. Life after the Boston Marathon Bombing - Coping with the Trauma
    As a stranger, but Human being, a runner, a nurse, friend, family member..... My Heart goes out to you, and gives you and all others with these feelings , my strength, love, appreciation and...
    Apr 24, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Canadian RPN for American Graduate Nursing?
    IT IS A HUGE issue... and many sites addressing this, some "heated" at times.... , just being an RPN, will NOT get you into U.S. to work...... what "recruitment agencies are saying that it is...
    Oct 1, '12
    Forum: International Nursing
  7. What is the Difference Between LPN and LVN?
    In Florida I am an LPN.... in Ontario Canada , I am an RPN, again pretty much the same thing... (Registered Practical Nurse)
    Sep 26, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  8. LPN to RN bridge through Excelsior
    Thank, YOU Barb ..... I will ... I am looking at so many different directions right now.... my head is going to burst ! But still as an LPN, want to get that RN ASN ASAP ! LOL..... :)
    Jul 28, '12
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  9. Canadian RPN work in Florida?
    Very true ! people are often mistaken, with missinfomation passed on from one excited student to another,.... or collegues... but , NO. RPNs in Canada do not have reciprocity in the U.S. . There...
    Jul 27, '12
    Forum: Advice on Immigration
  10. LPN Orlando Tech
    Very interesting..... I don't think this was the directive of this thread, but incase you were still considering going further ..... do any of these offer an LPN to RN A.D.N bridge !!??? possibly in...
    Jul 27, '12
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  11. lpn-rn programs in florida
    Tell me how you make out , I am in a similar situation.....
    Jul 26, '12
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  12. LPN to RN bridge through Excelsior
    Oh, good grief,.... ! I am no where near any of that.... I am just starting out again..... I have my LPN, in Florida, and my RPN , here in Canada, and it is a long road I guess... ! but I want to...
    Jun 14, '12
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  13. If you could post your own…
    I did take this in good humor, we all mutter under our breath from time to time.... and have had "THOSE' KIND of pts..... this is more fun than a deep breath biting our tounge and and headache.......
    Jun 14, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. LPN to RN bridge through Excelsior
    Wow, I have no idea what I need and no idea what it will take.. yes Barbara, sounds the same, life got in the way ! in Fl have my LPN, and in Ont Can have my RPN, ( pretty much same thing). Have been...
    Jun 9, '12
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  15. LPN to RN bridge through Excelsior
    20 yrs ago, I carried around the Regents college distance ADN RN learning booklet... I still have the crazy thing. I am finally going to do it !!! Hoped to do it fast... but working too, Thinking...
    Jun 8, '12
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  16. Are there any Canadians who completed their ADN and are now working in the USA?
    Thats not an option. 6-7 yrs.... here in Canada, and 60-70 thousand dollars later, NOPE. I have done my research.... and am aware of the differences between both Countries, and courses, and costs. ...
    May 11, '12
    Forum: Advice on Immigration
  17. Failed NCLEX 1st time in 75 questions, PASSED in 75 questions the second time!!
    Very well put, and a great read..... ! I cant wait, I am still an LPN,RPN, and going for my Associates RN now, and feel better already ! THANK YOU THANK YOU !!! :nurse: OH YA, AND CONGRATS !!
    May 9, '12
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  18. Travel opportunities for practical nurses??
    Wow, so much sounds like its from me ! LOL....I am trying the same... want to get my ADn RN, but if in the mean time get my FL LPN reinstated... then wanted to know if its possible.. to travel nurse...
    Apr 16, '12
    Forum: Advice on Immigration
  19. is there an LPN to ADRN or BSN bridge in Buffalo area?
    Thanks, both of you.... I will start calling again tomorrow...I may be able to get my lic back.... sent that info... and looking into bridging now.... snail wishing to be rabbit's pace though ! lol
    Apr 15, '12
    Forum: New York Nursing
  20. Online Anatomy class (with lab)?
    Ok, thanks everyone..... and now it has changed for me anyway, I am not sure where there is an LPN to RN (Associates) online...or in Buffalo, as I found out probably get my LPN lic renewed soon....
    Apr 9, '12
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  21. Travel agencies for newbie travelers??? Need advice
    Well good to hear all of this advise... and it is good for my planning.... my goal is to be able to do travel nursing, into central Fl mostly, ( family there) but as a Canadian, with an RPN, and...
    Apr 6, '12
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  22. up grade dilemma in canada
    Be aware.... to go to school in US. as Canadians, we can only start a nursing program with an F-1 student visa as someone in the "FUll time" program, we cannot go to summer school or any part time...
    Apr 1, '12
    Forum: Advice on Immigration
  23. RPN's can bridge to RN in the USA in one year!
    Hey MollysMum, I have seen many courses offered now by U.S. colleges, for the ADN-RN to go one more year for the BScN ! I am back on the search and look forward to any new info and updates on all of...
    Mar 28, '12
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  24. Buffalo area nursing programs?
    Hmmmmmm, NO , BUT THANKS ..... I hadn't heard about that one.... ! Where is Daemen ? and by the way... "Mature Student" is I term a few have mentioned here and there, (Nice way to say "Old lady"...
    Mar 28, '12
    Forum: New York Nursing
  25. Any of you LPNs bridging to RN in your very late 40s
    Well.... this all sounds interesting..... I am now 56, and still STILL want my RN, ADN-RN will do just fine for me ! I am first trying to find out , if I can get my old FL St LPN lic back ! after it...
    Mar 28, '12
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student