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  1. Is becoming a Nurse hard?
    I think it is great that you are so young and thinking about your future! I decided to be a nurse as an adult and I can easily say it is the most challenging thing I have ever done. For me it was...
    Dec 5, '11
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  2. Travel nursing, taking partner
    Depends on what kind of work he does. Alot of career fields have work from home options. It would be no problem to work from home if he was into customer service.
    Dec 5, '11
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  3. Please tell me what I know to be a good Tech at hospital
    Learn as much as you can, and be positive. Help out where you can and do you best. A good tech can be hard to find! Since you are a student nurse beware your work ethic put forth now can help or hurt...
    May 20, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Please help Failed Nursing Classes
    A girl in my school failed but was forgiven because she recorded all her lectures and was able to defend her choice on the exam. She needed one question to pass. You can try Nassau Community College...
    May 20, '11
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  5. Just accepted into adn program! Should i accept or decline?
    I am an ADN nurse and I think it is well worth it. We take the same NCLEX exam. In most cases there is a $0-$1 price difference in pay. I found a job rather quickly and feel I was adequately...
    May 15, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. potential future nurse seeking wisdom from current nurses
    I say if you know you want to be an MD be an MD. If you want to be a nurse then go for it. There are options like DNP or CRNA that you could do if you wanted to stick with nursing. I love being a...
    May 15, '11
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  7. Connections to a NONTRADITIONAL nursing job?
    Once you have your license there are companies who pay you well to write care plans for patients but no direct patient care :)
    May 3, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. Ten things I learned the first month on the job.
    Thank for the feedback
    Apr 5, '11
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  9. Ten things I learned the first month on the job.
    1. Learning begins on the job. Keep reading and refreshing yourself with common diseases, medications, and procedures in your specialty. If you don't use it you loose it! So learn as much as you can...
    Apr 5, '11
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  10. I aced the test! Now how do I get home?
    It does get better school wise only to repeat when you start your new job! What helps is planning and organization. Things like putting the keys in the same place and keeping a calendar to remember...
    Mar 29, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. what to do
    Visit HR in person with resume on hand and or go to the unit you want to work at and ask for the ANM, give them your resume/ask for an interview. Travel nursing or local travel is also a very good...
    Mar 29, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. What would you do if your family member were doing drugs?
    Without criminal charges being filed someone could report this incident to the board of nursing and make a case for you to loose your license and if you don't have one. They will make sure you don't...
    Mar 21, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. should I withdraw??
    Without knowing your schools rules about readmit. I would stay, learn as much as I could remain positive and worse case scenario I would have a good idea of what to expect next time. Talk to your...
    Mar 9, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  14. I want to become Male nurse but am under qualified
    I like this website allnursingschools.com I was able to find a school for my cousin in a different state. She had a similar situation. I would also consider community college for your Associate...
    Mar 9, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. RN-BSN and not working?
    I am someone who did an ADN program. I am very interested in completing an RN-MSN program. I found out the hard way that most schools who have an RN-MSN or RN-BSN program need you to be an RN with...
    Mar 8, '11
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  16. Can I work in Florida as an RN if I have a Florida RN license number but just havent
    Yes you can work and you can log into the doh website and they have one you can print off the website. The employer is going to go online and verify your license anyway as well. Good Luck
    Mar 5, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Entry-level Friendly Nurse Registries and Jobs
    I know Florida Hospital has Graduate Nurse Positions, and ORMC hires grad nurses.
    Mar 2, '11
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  18. UT vs UCF Rn-BSN
    Hi everyone I am trying to decide which school I should go to in order to finish my RN-BSN. It's between UT (University of Tampa) and UCF (University of Central Florida). I would welcome any...
    Mar 2, '11
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  19. when should I call about an application? and what to say?
    Usually one week is good enough to allow them to get a chance to review the apps. What you said is fine, but I would add, "If at all possible I would like to set up a time for an interview". Good...
    Feb 27, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Can I still look for tech job if I'm graduating in May?
    Tech positions are good especially if you want to work on the same floor. Look for nurse tech, senior nurse tech, or nurse internship programs. Whatever they call it at your hospital. I am hearing...
    Feb 27, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. I am a nurse....Now what?
    I just graduated, passed nclex, and have my first job. I would appreciate any advice, on things like time management, tips for professionalism, products that are good to use, brain book development,...
    Feb 27, '11
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  22. studying for nclex
    Run to take the nclex don't wait. Get the book by Linda Lacharity Prioritization, Delegation, and Assignment. Focus on the infection control section. NCSBN is a good study guide and has lots of...
    Feb 27, '11
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  23. Welcome NCLEX February 2011 Test Takers
    :yeah::yeah::yeah: CONGRATS!!!! :nurse::nurse::nurse:
    Feb 25, '11
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  24. What is your biggest nursing pet peeve??
    I am a new nurse....still in training. So I have very few pet peeves to speak of, but I really dislike when nurses are burnt out and always complaining how much they hate their job. I don't want to...
    Feb 23, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Welcome NCLEX February 2011 Test Takers
    :):)I am so very anxious with you. I am sending positive vibes your way!:):) :up:
    Feb 23, '11
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum


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