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  1. Level 1 trauma?
    I am looking to get a job at a hospital which is a level 1 trauma center. What effect would this have on me as a potential OR nurse? Thanks!
    May 3, '10
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  2. NSICU  to OR guidance appreciated
    I have been working on a Neuro ICU unit at a large teaching hospital for the last two years. Our patients are sick but definitely not the sickest when compared to other intensive care units at the...
    May 3, '10
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  3. New Grad salaries in portland?
    Yup, according to my manager anyway. Just got a 3% raise before even starting, woohoo.:D
    Jul 1, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  4. Anyone Hear From Linfield?
    Lush what floor are you on? I still end up there occasionally after some nights partyin.:) It is a really fun area to live in if you're in your 20's.
    Jun 17, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  5. OHSU or Linfield
    I would choose OHSU from a pure monetary standpoint. They are both good schools though, so wherever you go just don't stress out and try to enjoy it!
    Jun 17, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  6. Linfield Accelerated prgram worth the tuition?
    Sorry that I'm a little slow to respond to this post. I have been crazily busy lately. I recently graduated from Linfield and feel it was worth it. However, I am a little biased because my dad is an...
    Jun 17, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  7. Anyone Hear From Linfield?
    Our class Prez is working as a student nurse at the VA in its ER, he has a job there when he graduates. Other than that I know one student doing it as their senior practicum. I don't know anyone...
    May 10, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  8. CNA=Slave???
    Screw lazy aids and lazy nurses. We are a team and should all help each other out. Anyone who isn't doing their job should be put in their place.
    May 10, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Anyone Hear From Linfield?
    Your first prof, Diane Welch is really good, the best prof at the school is Dr. Vivian Tong although you won't get her until your acute care rotation. The beginning classes aren't that fun and are a...
    May 9, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  10. Best Bsn Program In Portland?
    I've enjoyed linfield, we don't have the 6 month immersion like OHSU does though.
    May 8, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  11. New Grad salaries in portland?
    Starting at OHSU this summer I'll be making 28.71/hr with a 6/hr differential for nights. I do make a little more because of my BSN though. A friend of mine at Providence Portland is making the same...
    May 8, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  12. For those currently in a Linfield Program
    It is pretty intense, but I think every nursing program is. Eventually the clinicals start to feel like the relaxing part of nursing school.:)
    May 8, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  13. Oregon ICU RNs out there
    It is hard to say due to your location. I got an ICU job at a level one hospital but I think it helped me a lot that I worked there, did clinical there, and made some connections. Good luck!
    May 8, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  14. Is this true about Linfield?
    Didn't feel short changed, however I also didn't like the community health portions of the education. Not interested at all.
    May 8, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  15. Anyone Hear From Linfield?
    Congrats and enjoy, it is a fun school in a fun part of town. Make sure you get friends for happy hour at Lompocs after class! Definitely don't let it stress you out too much. I'm graduating in three...
    May 8, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  16. Portland and New Grads
    A friend and I both got jobs in the ICU as new grads at a major hospital, however we both were CNAs there prior to being hired. It is possible, may be harder since you are out of state though.
    May 8, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  17. Is it possible to go to nursing school and work full time?
    I wouldn't do it, doesn't mean it is impossible though.
    May 8, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  18. A Poll: How many years did you wait?
    Zero years waiting. Glad I went to OSU prior to nursing school though, was able to get most of the partying out of my system.:)
    May 8, '08
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  19. Neuro interview in two days!
    haha, well I had the interview. Thanks for the replies everyone.:) j/k It went well, keeping my fingers crossed for a good call in 2 to 3 weeks!
    Apr 23, '08
    Forum: Neuro Intensive Care Nursing
  20. Neuro interview in two days!
    Hi, I'm a senior nursing student doing my practicum in a med/surg ICU. I have an interview for a neuro ICU position at a major hospital in my area. I have experience as a float pool CNA in the...
    Apr 21, '08
    Forum: Neuro Intensive Care Nursing
  21. New member - Male Student RN
    On the job experience helps the transition but it is also stuff that you will learn quickly even if you don't have experience. I have been CNA while in school and it has helped me a lot with my...
    Apr 20, '08
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  22. Any man here dated a fellow female nursing student?
    No dating, just some random hook-ups. Love the ratio.:) Nursing girls are for the most part, really outgoing and fun to hang out with. I would would definitely marry a nurse if the right one comes...
    Apr 20, '08
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  23. "Big Money"
    Some places are paying nurses $20 an hour? I make $18 an hour as a CNA, I'm surprised pay varies that much by location. Oh ya, and I'm doing nursing for the money and the fact that I will get...
    Apr 20, '08
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  24. Guys:  How do you handle the female aggressiveness/possessiveness
    Nursing school is funny as hell.
    Apr 4, '08
    Forum: Men in Nursing
  25. Please Take Our Men in Nursing Survey
    What is your age? 24 Are you currently working as a nurse? No How long have you been a nurse? Graduating in June Did you graduate from a nursing program outside of the U.S.? No What...
    Apr 4, '08
    Forum: Men in Nursing


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