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  1. LPN to RN NYC
    Does anyone know of a LPN to RN bridge program in nyc besides Helene Fuld? Im ready to move forward but need some help finding a good program. Thanks!
    Jul 9
    Forum: Online Nursing Schools and Colleges
  2. LPN working as a CNA
    I'm a firm believer in doing what my heart tells me. Remember"either you stand for something or, you stand for nothing".
    Sep 2, '14
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  3. I just want to be a LPN
    All that matters is, that you have self respect for yourself and know your worth. You're always going to have people in this field who think they're better than you based on there title. Don't let...
    Aug 29, '14
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  4. I have a problem
    I feel like, having to take all my pre req over is a waste of a year. I'm in nyc and all the community colleges are run by cuny. There has to be another school that will accept my credits. I did not...
    Jul 29, '14
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  5. I have a problem
    Long story short. I just found out today that all my pre req from my LPN school Mildred Elley will not be accepted at any Cuny school in nyc. They said they're not accredited. I said how could that...
    Jul 28, '14
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  6. Time to move on
    Hi everyone, hope all is well. after a year in ltc I've decided it's not for me. I got into nursing because I wanted to make a difference, I wanted to educate and help people get better. I don't...
    Jul 15, '14
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  7. I hate it
    I mean if a pt is on droplet isolation they should be confined to there room or wear a mask, people go in out of the rims without wearing gloves then come back and get on the computer. It's a mess. I...
    Aug 15, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  8. I hate it
    Hi everyone, I've been working in LTC for 2 months and I hate it. It's not a safe envoi rent to work in and I want to quit. I've been out of work for so long I'm afraid to lose the income. My second...
    Aug 15, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  9. Am I the only one?!
    Hi RNitis, First off, thanks for the words of encouragement it was really heart felt. I'm still trying to find employment. How are things going for you?
    May 7, '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  10. New Grad looking for work in the 5 Boroughs
    First off congrats!! The starting salary is around 24 -26 hr. Good luck, if you find a facilty that is hiring let me know. Look up this agency Promed Personell they hire lpn's to due flu shots it may...
    May 7, '13
    Forum: New York Nursing
  11. LVN Orientation in 2 days. PLEASE help I am so nervous
    Congrats, just take your time a nd pay attention to detail, you should be fine. How long is your orientation ?
    Feb 22, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  12. Should I drop out of nursing school?
    Don't quit you're in school and your not going like every subject is normal. Hang in there and it will pay off.
    Feb 16, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
    I understand and thank you for the words of wisdom. I will definitely stay on that track.
    Feb 14, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
    Thanks for the input, but it pretty much boils down to this. I'm a nurse with no job working in bk part time, I just lost my apartment and I'm living out of my car. I'm in desperate need and I...
    Feb 13, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
    Honestly how bad was my answer. I don't want to make that mistake twice. I never worked in LTC so 49 seemed above average to me
    Feb 11, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
    LTCNS, I take it you work in LTCNS wat is your patient ratio
    Feb 11, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
    I had a last minute interview today and everything was going well, untill the last question. "Would I be be confident enought to handle 49 residents by myself". and my dumb response was; I am...
    Feb 11, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  18. Everything is down hill
    It's been 7 months and I still can't finds job. I just got an eviction notice have to be out by Monday and I have nowhere to go. I completely fell like a failure and I let everyone down. I recently...
    Feb 4, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  19. 5 Months and no job
    I am a cna I have been for 8 years and I tried that but they won't let me work as one because I'm a lpn
    Nov 26, '12
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  20. 5 Months and no job
    I'm a lpn and thanks for the post. It's crazy because I want to back to school but can't afford to right now. Does it really make sense anyway? If new grads can't get jobs fresh out of school!
    Nov 26, '12
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  21. i cant find an LPN job
    I know what you mean, you get a point where you you start to question if you made the right choice. But we have to hang in there until something comes or it was all for nothing and can't accept that
    Nov 24, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  22. 5 Months and no job
    I'm a new grad lpn for about 5 months and still no job any advice? I have a family to support and can't do it, I'm lost right now. Thanksgiving is coming up and I can't put food on the table at this...
    Nov 14, '12
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  23. Stressed and Depressed
    Im so sorry i know how you feel its been 3 months for me and broke isnt the word. I mean we just have to hang in there. I was a full time cna when i i cut my hours to go to school full...
    Sep 29, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  24. PearsonVue Trick?
    I took it the first time failed,.it allowed me to re register the secomd time i passed didnt let me re register Good luck
    Sep 27, '12
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
    Laura ur not a failure, u just was.t comfortable i mean it happens they couldve given u at least 3 more days but thats how it goes. My advice is go with the flow on ur next Job u cant afford mot be...
    Sep 24, '12
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance