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  1. Interviewing for Night Shift Charge
    Thanks everyone for your feedback. I sat down with my manager yesterday and told her to pull my application. I have too many concerns about the hours.....not the position. I will just have to be...
    Sep 18, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  2. Interviewing for Night Shift Charge
    Thanks rncat2000. I do relief charge now, on days, and that occasional on nights which is manageable. My other concern is my drive. I have an hour drive one way from work. I did charge/night...
    Sep 16, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  3. Interviewing for Night Shift Charge
    I have an interview scheduled for this Thursday for a night shift charge nurse on my current unit. I am currently a 100% day shift bedside RN. I have worked an "occasional" night shift and don't...
    Sep 16, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  4. How do you draw up meds for IVP?
    All of our narcs are in a carpujet. We waste directly from there if we need to and push directly from it, no diluting. I flush with 3 ml of NS only if they do not have IV fluids infusing. If...
    Aug 31, '13
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  5. Taking med/surg certification exam
    Well, I actually took the exam today after procrastinating. Studied/reviewed for about 3 days and I am offically a CMSRN. The test wasn't bad at all...in my opinon. I basically did review...
    Aug 31, '13
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  6. RN to MSN not giving BSN starting 9/1
    Wow, so glad I am only going for my BSN. If I decide later in life that I want my MSN, I will explore my options then, but for now...just the BSN.
    Aug 20, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  7. WGU and tuition reimbursment
    I can not get tuition reimbursement from my employer due to the fact that they do not give letter grades, it's either pass/fail. So, I am paying out of pocket.
    Aug 20, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  8. Is anyone out there having such a hard time with WGU?
    Not at all!
    Aug 9, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  9. Is anyone out there having such a hard time with WGU?
    Very interesting to say the least. I did do my paper for this class (RUP1) already though, and I passed that with flying colors. Haven't really gotten too far with the readings, etc. for RUC1...
    Aug 8, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  10. Is anyone out there having such a hard time with WGU?
    Reyval04- It appears we're all told differently my our mentors. Mine said to take it, then I would see where my weak points were and go from there - you would know what to study or focus on. I am...
    Aug 4, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  11. Is anyone out there having such a hard time with WGU?
    This is my first class with WGU also...like you said, most does seem familiar, but difficult at the same time. We WILL get thru this class....good luck to us! Did you take the preassessment yet?
    Aug 4, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  12. Is there an app for that?
    Worked well on the ipad. I was able to toggle around in some classes, etc. It looks exactly the same as desktop/laptop. I just wish I could take it to work with me and use it there, but that's a...
    Jul 25, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  13. Ready to roll on 8/1!!
    Good deal Bruce! How many classes have you taken or are you taking if you haven't finished any yet?What did you start with?
    Jul 25, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  14. Is there an app for that?
    Thanks skool - got it downloaded on my ipad...woohoo
    Jul 25, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  15. Ready to roll on 8/1!!
    Had my "meeting" with my mentor this am and everything is a go! She seems wonderful, very flexible! I guess I better enjoy this next week, but unfortunately I'm working 5 out of the next 6 days :(
    Jul 25, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  16. Anyone else starting RN-to-BSN on 7/1?
    9/1 or 8/1 schnookimz? I thought you were starting 8/1.
    Jul 24, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  17. Do you get a "letter" grade at the end of your classes?
    Thanks Bruce, but I already did and they told me it's Pass or Fail. I'm moving forward and starting 8/1, just paying out of pocket like you.
    Jul 24, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  18. Coumadin
    Our pharmacist's dose our coumadin, and with that we have parameters telling us when to hold. We also have to document our INR when we do administer.
    Jul 19, '13
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  19. WGU's New MSN curriculum
    Glad I have no intentions of going that far....what is so different about it?
    Jul 18, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  20. Do you get a "letter" grade at the end of your classes?
    Not mine. I specifcally asked her and her response was Pass/Fail because they are competency based, not credit based.
    Jul 14, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  21. Has anyone used a loan to pay for western govenors?
    My workplace does too, but the catch for them is they require a letter grade...so, it's totally out of the question for me...booooo...they will not accept pass/fail...so oop it is. So, I went...
    Jul 10, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  22. Just finished my BSN today 7/7/13!
    Good idea featherz! Once I begin in August, I think I'll look ahead on this course and get the ball rolling. Lots of places are converting their care over to health care clinics, so to speak due to...
    Jul 8, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  23. Just finished my BSN today 7/7/13!
    Huh??? Well that scares the heck out of me because I live wayyyyyy up in the mountains of West Virginia...not a thing around, literally!!! Everything is an easily an hour away for me....we lack...
    Jul 8, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  24. Do you get a "letter" grade at the end of your classes?
    Thanks Klone...I though this was the case but I couldn't remember.
    Jul 8, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  25. Do you get a "letter" grade at the end of your classes?
    In order for me to receive tuition reimbursement through my employer, I need to have a letter grade assigned to a class upon compleiton. Does WGU do this? I have reached out to my counselor about...
    Jul 8, '13
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing


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