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  1. How much poop/puke/cleaning of bodily fluids is there in nursing school?
    Just thought I would update this thread now that I'm almost done with my first half of nursing school and clinicals. Can't believe I'll be a senior in just a month! So, I've gotten straight A's,...
    Apr 10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  2. For-Profit Schools That Offer Online Nursing Programs
    See advertisements at bottom of page. We need a new, not-for-profit nursing discussion board.
    Apr 8
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  3. Comprehensive list of classroom-based PMHNP programs
    I think compiling such a list would be helpful to those of us planning to apply to a graduate PMHNP program and wanting to rule out online options. Specify DNP vs MSN if possible. To get started: ...
    Mar 30
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  4. Is it really that bad?
    I go to a really good BSN program and I'm a junior. I have time to work 7 hours a week, have fun with friends, and still get straight A's in school. I study/do homework on average 15 hours a week,...
    Mar 29
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  5. UT Austin MSN 2014
    *MSN program. Specifically, for psychiatric nurse practitioner. thanks
    Mar 19
    Forum: Texas Nursing
  6. Oregon Health and Science University 2014 cohort
    Thanks so much! I am excited to give applying a shot!
    Mar 17
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  7. UT Austin MSN 2014
    Hi, does anyone know of anyone who applied to the UT-Austin traditional BSN program without prior RN work experience? I am considering applying during my senior year of BSN school. Thanks!
    Mar 16
    Forum: Texas Nursing
  8. OHSU ABSN to Masters in Psych 2014
    What kind of questions do they ask in the interview? Does anyone know of anyone who got in prior to RN licensure i.e. still a senior in BSN school?
    Mar 16
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  9. Oregon Health and Science University 2014 cohort
    Also, is it required to do an in-person interview?
    Mar 16
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  10. Oregon Health and Science University 2014 cohort
    Did anyone apply to MHNP or any NP program as a senior in BSN school, prior to becoming eligible for RN licensure? I am going to be a senior in nursing school next year and am thinking about applying...
    Mar 15
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  11. How is the nursing job market in Knoxville?
    Mar 15
    Forum: Tennessee Nursing
  12. Vanderbilt MSN-Direct Entry 2014
    Did anyone apply for a direct-entry program with local clinical placement? I'm considering applying to the PMHNP program during my senior year of BSN and would like to choose the non-distance, local...
    Mar 15
    Forum: Post Graduate Nursing Student
  13. Applying to MSN-NP during senior year of BSN
    Hello everyone. I want to be a PMHNP (psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner). I am in the home stretch of my junior year in one of the best BSN programs in the country. I'm 20 years old. By...
    Mar 15
    Forum: Post Graduate Nursing Student
  14. Is it possible to overdress for an SN internship interview?
    I have a nice black pant suit, a light purple button-up blouse, 1.5-inch heals (not chunky), and was planning to go very light with make-up and jewelry. Does this sound too formal or about right for...
    Jan 17
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  15. entering NP without RN experience
    Have you applied many places? A lot of NP schools, especially reputable ones that provide you with clinical sites, have no RN experience requirements.
    Nov 17, '13
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  16. Does it make sense for me to get an MSW before applying to PMHNP program?
    Yale Columbia MGH UPenn Vanderbilt UIC UCSF OHSU Boston College
    Nov 15, '13
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  17. Current nursing student...but what to do after my BSN?!
    Just to play devil's advocate- some people do go directly to graduate school. There are varying opinions. People tend to feel their way is the best. Talk to APRNs, learn about it yourself and search...
    Nov 12, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. Current nursing student...but what to do after my BSN?!
    If you're in it for the money, CRNA's by far the best route. If you also have job satisfaction in mind, you should learn about the variety of different NP education options (MSN vs DNP, part time vs...
    Nov 11, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  19. Be careful what you divulge
    For those of you saying you figured out someone's identity from their posts - how'd you manage? With so many thousands of nurses and nursing students, I'd need a dead giveaway (e.g. pic or link to...
    Nov 11, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Sorry, but no..:
    I get that the emphasis on customer service can seem contrived or be frustrating, but it's semantics. Therapists often use the term clients because the clients come in for a weekly therapy session...
    Nov 10, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  21. Advice for requesting a reference for summer nursing internships?
    I'm applying to summer student nurse internships. One of my references needs to be from my current clinical instructor. I think she likes me alright and I have no choice but to use her anyway. A...
    Nov 10, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  22. Clinical next semester is at VA hospital - any advice?
    I'm at a teaching hospital med surg unit this semester, next semester I'll be at the VA. Any advice for what to expect??
    Nov 8, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  23. DNP residency - does it reduce the benefit of RN experience?
    Specifically, I'm looking at OHSU's psych NP program. They offer a 2-year didactic masters with 680 clinical hours included. Optionally, a student could continue onto their DNP after their MS-NP,...
    Nov 6, '13
    Forum: Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
  24. So which school DON'T make you find your own preceptors?
    I agree with the previous two posters. Also, you don't know what the landscape will look like in 1-2 years when you are starting the clinical portion of your online NP program. Who knows if the...
    Nov 5, '13
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  25. Psych NP - addictions training?
    Does anyone know how a psych NP could go about getting additional training or certification in addictions? Physicians have addictions residencies - is there any equivalent in the nurse practitioner...
    Nov 4, '13
    Forum: Addictions Nursing