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  1. Starting MSN at St. Francis University anyone Else?
    Hi gma4740, What class did you start off with? What did you think of the first week?
    Jan 9, '13
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  2. Starting MSN at St. Francis University anyone Else?
    So starting FNP program at University of St. Francis in Joliet, IL. Was wondering if any one else is starting in January or recently. I've learned it's always good to network and meet others in...
    Dec 15, '12
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  3. LEWIS UNIVERSITY
    The cohorts for BAC/BSN have increased to 24 if not more since I graduated. There is a waitlist but there are always people dropping off the list, getting accepted to another school or even dropping...
    Jun 13, '10
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  4. Pearsonvue "Trick".  Is this TRUE?  Does it Work Every Time??
    It worked for me, I didn't think it would, was skeptical when I did it yesterday, but this morning paid the 7.95 for the quick results and passed!
    Jun 12, '10
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  5. LEWIS UNIVERSITY
    I think, that once you start the application process they give you 60 days or something to take the entrance test. Maybe one of the others that has taken it recently can expand on that more. When I...
    Nov 14, '09
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  6. foreign nursing grad struggling???
    If its not what you want, then Yes, look for another job. When you go to the interviews ask what type of orientation program they have, how long, and classes, etc. Even ask to shadow a nurse on a...
    Nov 12, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Most Useful Non-Nursing Course(s)
    I would have to agree with a lot of the ones repeated already. Typing class (mine was done in high school), Computer classes to be at least proficient on the computer. Depending on your...
    Nov 12, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Where do you wear your stethoscope
    Roy Fokker, Thanks for the link, I was thinking about getting one of those! Just never have heard/seen anyone using it! I already do the hemostat + tape also!
    Nov 12, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. I'm *really* worried about my job... Need advice (long)
    You may not be on the fast track to being fired...but you are now under scrutiny. It sounds like you are having doubts about continued employment, which is understanding. Remember being...
    Nov 12, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Island Fever
    Aloha all! Love the examples about the cost of dwellings! Remember it's an Island and space is limited. Something you'll soon realize after being there for a while and having drove around the...
    Nov 12, '09
    Forum: Hawaii Nursing
  11. Can a shy person become a good nurse?
    That's the spirit DaynaDawn, Take your vision, make some goals to reach it and you'll be fine. There will be some bumps along the way, but remember you already did the hard part by taking the...
    Nov 12, '09
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  12. How important is having WORK/VOLUNTEER Experience on your application?
    I would have to agree with JBmommy, On the top 3 criteria: Entrance test, Science grade and GPA. With that being said don't try to do much if it cuts into your time for getting good grades on...
    Nov 12, '09
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  13. Visitor messages?
    I was wondering the same thing! Thanks for the info!
    Nov 12, '09
    Forum: How To Use Site
  14. How important is having WORK/VOLUNTEER Experience on your application?
    It might help, and it couldn't hurt. I know I had experience working as a PCT, but I also know students that have no experience in the health care field or any volunteer work. It just depends on...
    Nov 12, '09
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  15. Can a shy person become a good nurse?
    DaynaDawn, Guess what? You are going to learn what to do in nursing school! You may not grow out of being a quiet person...but you'll grow into being a nurse! Just like you grew into being a...
    Nov 12, '09
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  16. CNA vs PCT Training
    Hi JinBun77, At my hospital they had CNA's and PCT's. Usually the CNA's were on lower acuity floors with less procedures for patients. Like Miwila stated PCT's are trained in different area's. At my...
    Nov 12, '09
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  17. Island Fever
    Aloha All! I would have to say I'm blessed to have been able to experience both worlds, Living in Hawaii and Vacationing in Hawaii! I'm Native Hawaiian and have a huge Ohana (family) in Hawaii....
    Nov 9, '09
    Forum: Hawaii Nursing
  18. Questions for current Chamberlain students
    Hi lizzle818, If you have a bachelors already you pretty much are just stuck with getting loans. You still need to fill out a FASFA form, and then you can receive loans through the school...I...
    Nov 9, '09
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  19. LEWIS UNIVERSITY
    Sorry, yes they just changed their entrance exam...at the beginning of this current semester (fall 2009). Penny 84 is correct the BAC/BSN is the accelerated program only for people that have...
    Nov 6, '09
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  20. BS to BSN at Lewis University in Romeoville???
    I don't think it's that bad... 2 cohorts behind us was supposed to have a wait list, but when they started there wasn't enough to fill the entire seats...you should be fine...even if you do get on...
    Nov 3, '09
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  21. LEWIS UNIVERSITY
    Hi all! The NET test isn't that bad, you can actually get a review book that is more like a refresher for the math basically. It goes over the math required or that will be tested on...I finished...
    Nov 3, '09
    Forum: Illinois Nursing


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