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  1. Resurrection University Fall 2014
    [QUOTE. I have no idea how someone can tell you they didnt read and got a B. Unless you are working in a hospital now and are doing a lot of hands on work, I can guarantee you there is no way someone...
    Dec 16
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  2. Reviews
    I 2nd that....Saunders.
    Dec 12
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  3. Pearson Vue trick 2014 -still works!
    Our society now just can't wait for anything. I blame it on the internet and the ability to get most info in a split second on a computer or smart phone. 16 years ago when I took the CPA exam...
    Nov 26
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  4. Resurrection University Fall 2014
    Unfortunately it took me 2 years to find a nursing job. Thank God I had my accounting job to sustain me I did not get an extensive orientation. I am in psych so there is not a lot of medical...
    Nov 24
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  5. Resurrection University Fall 2014
    Since I already had a bachelor degree in another field , I could not get grants through FAFSA, but I was able to get federal loans. I took the max available each year I also applied for and...
    Nov 22
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  6. Resurrection University Fall 2014
    I was in Lisle and yes I would have to be in my car by 4 in order to make it to class before 5. And that was when the school was in Oak Park. Traffic on I 290 begins to back up in that hour. ...
    Nov 21
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  7. Resurrection University Fall 2014
    I only told my company because I had to switch my hours from 7 30 to 4 30 to 7 to 4. I could not have made it to class in 30 min. The school was not very understanding about being late for class,...
    Nov 21
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  8. Resurrection University Fall 2014
    Hi LoverofPink :) Sorry...didn't see this post until now I will tell you that it is a rigorous program, but completely doable with self discipline...even with a full-time job. Everyone...
    Nov 21
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  9. Please help I am starting to lose hope in becoming a nurse
    I also make more at my 2nd career as a nurse with plenty of opportunity for overtime because staffing is always low. I wish I would have been able to do this earlier in life.
    Nov 20
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  10. Please help I am starting to lose hope in becoming a nurse
    Are you open to moving to Chicago? If so Resurrection University has no waiting list. You have to take all pre reqs elsewhere and transfer in as this is an accelerated BSN program. 12 months days...
    Nov 20
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  11. New Grads: how long did it take you to find a job, or how long have you been ...
    I graduated in May 2012, took NCLEX in August 2012 It took me 2 years since grad to land 1st nursing job--even with a BSN I started job in April 2014 in psych.
    Nov 16
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  12. What are the top 5 medications YOU administer daily?
    Ativan, Haldol, Depakote, Seroquel, Tramadol.
    Nov 3
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  13. Resurrection University Fall 2014
    Well, when I was going 3 years ago we had classes on M-Th. At least 3 out of those 4 days. Sometimes all 4. From 5 pm until 9 or 10. Clinicals were for 6-8 hrs on Saturdays. I don't know if...
    Nov 3
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  14. Hospice as 1st RN job after graduation?
    I graduated from nursing school 2 1/2 years ago with a BSN and just got my first hospital job 6 months ago in a psych unit. I am interested in working in hospice but in psych you don't do all the...
    Oct 29
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  15. Why?
    Try a BSN program at a private college. A lot of those schools don't have waiting lists but they are expensive and you may not get enough financial aid to cover it all especially if you have a...
    Oct 23
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  16. Yesterday
    Esme CURRENTLY ...in the modern era ... Christians are not killing others . That would be Islam that is killing non-believers (infidels ) Would that not be considered 'forcing beliefs down...
    Oct 11
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  17. Yesterday
    Well said Larry3373:) I am amazed at those here who say they are Christian but will gladly watch someone head off to Hell just to be 'tolerant of others beliefs'. If they bring up the subject we...
    Oct 11
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  18. Why does USA allow 2 year degree for RN's
    Wow. I thought the OP was just joking to stir a hornets nest but just went on to prove his ignorance I would have MUCH rather have gone to a 2 year ADN program because the attention to clinical...
    Oct 11
    Forum: International Nursing
  19. whats so good about working in a hospital?
    I would rather work in a hospital where my patient load is 10 compared to LTC where the patient load is horrific - 20 or more according to what I've read on AN Also, I like the full benefit plan...
    Oct 5
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Out of school 2 years.. now what?
    It took me 2 years post grad and NCLEX to find a job in psych. It is not as skill intensive as med surg or ER. Mostly PO medications and some IM and subQ injections. That is if it's a...
    Oct 1
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Evening shift - yea or nay?
    Exactly....in psych..nights are best. They are all asleep for the most part :) Admission paperwork is not as intense as during day or evening shift. And not that many meds. If you want a...
    Sep 28
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  22. how to prepare for working night shift hours
    Sadly those aren't working for me yet and it's been about 4 months. I usually only get 5 hrs of sleep broken up cause I can't sleep through.
    Sep 28
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  23. Evening shift - yea or nay?
    In psych, I believe the best shift is nights. Most of the patients are sleeping and don't have medical issues that need constant monitoring. On my floor most of the time you are monitoring the...
    Sep 25
    Forum: Psychiatric Nursing
  24. Resurrection University Fall 2014
    I only skimmed the books from time to time. Eventually, I stopped buying them. I studied mainly from the ATI pdfs , professor slides, and You Tube videos. I don't learn best by reading either. I...
    Sep 20
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  25. Resurrection University Fall 2014
    When I was at Res the nurse packs came with a stethoscope but it was a very cheap one. Ear pieces came off within a couple of weeks. I bought my own prior at a uniform store. We didn't use many of...
    Aug 30
    Forum: Illinois Nursing


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