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  1. Test anxiety
    These are a few things from Dr. Nolting's book Math Study Skills Workbook. TEST ANXIETY THE FIVE CAUSES OF TEST ANXIETY: Test anxiety is a learned behavior. The association...
    2:26 am
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  2. JUST a nurse
    My snark must have boojummed on me that night. :smokin:
    2:15 am
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Injured Nurse, Can I still teach?
    I am currently out of hospital with health issues, on FMLA.... but am still teaching as adjunct faculty one day a week. But our staff faculty all do clinicals. I with the PP, the bedside or...
    Sep 19
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  4. 34, Mom and a GED
    Let's keep it civil you two, no need for disrespect in either direction.
    Sep 19
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  5. You know you're tired when...
    I tried to unzip my coat so I could badge into my front door.
    Sep 19
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. A question of ethics
    Since the patient gave you the card, and told you to use his name, you are not breaching HIPAA by only using his name. Do not reveal any details about diagnosis or care, but he gave you permission...
    Sep 19
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Religion and nursing school
    Yes. Because God is always there, in church, in school, in your back pocket. He and I talk a lot, throughout the day. When the ones who demand "you must set aside so much time for prayer, reading,...
    Sep 18
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  8. Help me feel better about this - Full time 8 hour nights
    You really are still adjusting, and it takes a while. I've done nights for nearly 30 years; it is doable and none of my children have become ax murderers. Avoid the caffeine the last few hours of...
    Sep 18
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Hostility
    It happens... but my school the students really pull together and support each other. It isn't as though we grad e on a curve! No, it isn't universal in nursing, just like any workplace, some...
    Sep 18
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. 34, Mom and a GED
    Sent you a PM!
    Sep 18
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  11. JUST a nurse
    As I have said in another thread, I one time was getting ready to discharge a young woman, when her boyfriend asked a question about what the doctor had just been in saying. The girl interrupted...
    Sep 18
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Online Training and 8 weeks of orientation?
    ENA has great resources. I did MS for 13 or 14 years before moving to ER; I found TNCC to be of the most help in getting into the swing of it, just to help set priorities. No matter how long you've...
    Sep 17
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  13. Having to renew original license when endorsed?
    My "original" license expired a great many years ago; I applied for and received licenses where ever I was moving to without a problem.
    Sep 17
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. What's the Best IV Size and Site?
    I'll second that one. If I do need a big line, just filling the veins up a bit with the little 22 so they can tolerate the 18 if I end up needing it works for me.
    Sep 17
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  15. 34, Mom and a GED
    Look into the schools available before you decide where to move; community colleges are much easier to cope with in a new place, easier to take a few classes at a time, child care on campus, etc. ...
    Sep 17
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  16. Programs that don't care about their students.
    Nursing programs have different requirements than other programs, even though their work is called "interning". When you graduate from a nursing program, we are guaranteeing that you have had a...
    Sep 16
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. what nurses do if a patient wants blood transfusions
    If you asking if you are required to give blood, and you morally object to it, that is another question altogether. There are many threads here about that.... mostly on religious objections. ...
    Sep 15
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. physical health assessment
    The "proper" heart sounds are S1 and S2, best heard over the apex: "lub, dub" Murmurs are part of heart sound, heard during systole, diastole or both. If you hear a swishing sound, loud or soft...
    Sep 13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  19. I want my MSN, but...
    I looked at the classes for each track in the masters, and considered which ones sounded the most interesting. Many of the basic required courses are the same for all of them. I decided on the...
    Sep 11
    Forum: Post Graduate Nursing Student
  20. Disruptive & talkative students (vent)
    Your instructor actually finishes the lecture by recording it online? Because they can't get through it all in class?! How ridiculous. Either restructure the lecture so it fits the time frame, or...
    Sep 11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  21. Do you ever wonder about what it would be like to meet or speak to other members?
    Hah!! My thoughts exactly! Okay Brian, the gauntlet is thrown. When does the AN Hospital open, and where? You've already got all our "resumes" :cool:
    Sep 10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  22. Just looking for some advice
    Get those applications out! It never happens overnight. I once got a call about a resume, over 9 months later.
    Sep 9
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  23. Just looking for some advice
    The longer you stay in a non nursing job, the harder it will be to get in somewhere. Hindsight is wonderful, but were you upfront with the hotel about becoming an RN? I doubt I would have hired and...
    Sep 9
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  24. Do you ever wonder about what it would be like to meet or speak to other members?
    I recognized a student, and gently let him know privately he needed to change his photo. He had posted in the states forum asking about the school where I teach. I have made references to AN in...
    Sep 9
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Continuing education requirements...
    I do about half of them online, ENA has some really great stuff for free for members. Also medscape.com, bunches of 15 and 30 minute bits (that printout was really long!). Others are through work,...
    Sep 9
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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