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  1. For all the momma nurses out there...
    Thanks ladies! Makin me feel a little less crazy ;-) and yes it's amazing how exhausting making a person can be!
    Feb 9
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  2. For all the momma nurses out there...
    Hey y'all, I'm a circulator in the OR and I'm 34w3d preggo. I was originally planning to work right up 'til D-day, but this last week my pregnancy has really started catching up with me physically....
    Feb 8
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  3. New grad needs help- quick question!
    Hey, this is better suited for a couple of other boards but this one seems to get the most traffic so I'm coming to you... Just started circulating on my own, started at an ASC when I took my...
    Oct 14, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Want to transition to OR
    Apply apply apply! I have an ADN. I optimistically applied to a listing requiring 2+ years OR experience at an ASC a couple months before I graduated school with obviously no OR experience, very...
    Oct 9, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  5. What do you put for experience when your just out of school and..
    I listed my school clinical experience on my resume under relevant skills and experience by hours. ie "clinical rotation, hospital name, cardiovascular surgery intermediate care; 68 hours. Hospital...
    Aug 1, '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  6. Tips for preggers in the OR
    Thanks so much! Haha after missing 3 days of work this week and coming back with zofran and sea band bracelets, I'm pretty sure everybody's figured it out by now. But zofran is saving me so far,...
    Aug 1, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  7. Tips for preggers in the OR
    ^^^hahahaha!!!
    Jul 31, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  8. Tips for preggers in the OR
    Thanks you guys! Just got my dosimeter for the babeh yesterday and going to the doc today. It's supposed to be a visit with the OB nurse but I'm hoping she can snag the doc real quick to Rx me some...
    Jul 31, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  9. Tips for preggers in the OR
    Thanks rural!
    Jul 30, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  10. 2014 Applicants
    Hey weezy PM me if you have any questions about WTCC- it's where I went. I loved it! Graduated this past May, working in the OR now. Good luck!
    Jul 29, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  11. Tips for preggers in the OR
    Thanks esme!! Yeah it would have to take a dumb bunch of health care providers not to catch on wouldn't it? Especially with my charming preggo lead for X-ray cases. ;-)
    Jul 29, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  12. Pregnant! When to tell supervisor?
    Thanks again you guys!! And good luck to you other mommas in the OR ;-) xo
    Jul 28, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Tips for preggers in the OR
    Hey y'all! Quick question- I'm not very far along in my pregnancy OR my career... ;-) I'm a new grad at an ASC. I love it, and feedback from preceptors and charge nurse has been very positive so far,...
    Jul 28, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  14. Struggling/new OR RN.
    Ooooh boy, I feel ya! I'm about 8 weeks in, fresh outta school. I'm at an ASC, and there isn't really much of a preceptorship or orientation program in place, so I'm spending a couple weeks in each...
    Jul 28, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  15. Pregnant! When to tell supervisor?
    Thanks so much yall! I didn't check back on this thread til my break, do I had already done a spine case with X-ray and only a single-layer apron <:-/. Just told my DON, and yea I'm a dingbat, I...
    Jul 19, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Pregnant! When to tell supervisor?
    Hey guys, first off, hooray!!! I'm 2-3 weeks pregnant. Suuuuuperexcited!!! I'm an OR nurse (and a new grad-could I have picked a crazier more stressful time in life??) and I'm wondering if I should...
    Jul 18, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Hired as an OR nurse! a few questions for you...
    Thanks for all the replies guys! So far training as a pct (ie observing) until I take boards in June- wheeeeee! I <3 the OR.
    May 17, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  18. Looking for some input and words of encouragement
    Josh, I don't really have any wisdom to offer. but you sound like a great guy with a plan and commitment, and I truly wish you all the luck in the world- you can do it!!! Keep us informed on your...
    May 16, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Was your education worth it?
    I owe $4000 for my ASN, and was started off a week after graduating making more than 11x that in salary- very much worth it! But I feel badly for my friends who owe so much for their BSNs. We make...
    May 16, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Empathy- Cleveland Clinic hit the nail on the head!
    This video serves as a reminder to give everyone the benefit of a doubt...and how much impact we can potentially have on anyone-not just a patient- with a kind word or gesture. We never know what...
    May 16, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Why do nurses constantly say they don't hire ASN?
    I just graduated from an associate's program last weekend. About 70% of my 70+ graduate class already has offers/jobs lined up and about 80% of those are at magnet hospitals. I'd heard the whole "not...
    May 9, '13
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  22. Request for good wishes/prayers
    Thanks a lot, Tait. I got the job!! yay! :-)
    May 5, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. Hired as an OR nurse! a few questions for you...
    Thanks so much for the advice! Yeah, always best to save money where we can, right? and itfeelsgr82savealife, I am sending you lots of good vibes that you will get your OR job!!!
    May 5, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  24. Hired as an OR nurse! a few questions for you...
    Thank you so much for your detailed response! We babies depend on you vets to show us the ropes. Thank you thank you.
    May 5, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  25. Hired as an OR nurse! a few questions for you...
    Hey y'all! I graduate tomorrow, pinning is on Tuesday, and I start work as a PCT week after next at an ambulatory surgery center for a few weeks til I take my boards and can begin work as a SURGICAL...
    May 3, '13
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing


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