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  1. Challenges of a CRC?
    What are the biggest challenges of your job?
    Apr 4, '13
    Forum: Research Nursing
  2. Cant decide which is better shift
    Currently, I work 3 12's and got offered a position to work 8-430 M-F with no weekends or holidays. The nursing job is different and sounds interesting & the pay is equal. Im having such a hard...
    Mar 13, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  3. MCC students-Have an older Wilson Book..for free
    Wondering if anyone needs this book:Health Assessment Book by Wilson. I have a 2nd edition if you need it for free. Doesnt seem any different from the newer edition. Send me a message if you want...
    Mar 7, '10
    Forum: Michigan Nursing
  4. Freaky Things
    My mother in law was in hospice care and one night while she was sleeping, my husband was with her in the room. She starting saying, "What's going to happen? How many people are going to die? Oh...
    Feb 21, '09
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  5. When are the start dates at MCC again?
    Start dates are Jan, Mar, Aug, Oct. At orientation, you can request a later start date.
    Dec 31, '08
    Forum: Michigan Nursing
  6. MCC PDA software
    I just noticed some free downloads on skyscape. Has anyone found any that are beneficial?
    Dec 31, '08
    Forum: Michigan Nursing
  7. MCC PDA software
    I was going to order through skyscape, but not sure exactly what to get. Nsg constellation plus or just the regular one? Anything else in addition? What would you recommend? Thanks
    Dec 30, '08
    Forum: Michigan Nursing
  8. MCC registration question
    Someone entered it into the computer, then I had to go the admissions office to pick up the registration paperwork.
    Dec 26, '08
    Forum: Michigan Nursing
  9. MCC registration question
    I registered for the 1600's & went to the nsg office this morning & they registered me for the 1700's. It was very frustrating and was up all night too. Last night, the clinical I wanted said it...
    Dec 26, '08
    Forum: Michigan Nursing
  10. My 9 year old patient was raped and required surgery
    That poor little girl! She should be dreaming about Christmas right now. It sickens me that someone could hurt an innocent child like that. God bless you for helping her!
    Dec 23, '08
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  11. How do you find the time to work out while in nursing school? Help i gained 10lbs!
    If working out was a priority before school, then you will make the time to do it. I wake up at 4:30 AM & workout. I record my lectures on my MP3 & listen to them. Also, I have a bike & stair...
    Dec 23, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  12. Eating/Cooking Healthier
    Eating healthy is a lot of work in the beginning. You need to plan and organize. Usually on Sunday, I plan out what we will have each night. Be prepared to stop at the store a few times a week to...
    Dec 14, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. How to stay in shape while in Nursing school....
    Call me crazy but I get up at 4:30 am and go to the gym or workout at home. Also, I record lectures on my mp3 and listen to them at night while I walk on my treadmill, bike ride.
    Dec 14, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. All this reading!
    Hi, I started ns last week!:yeah: The reading seems endless. I have been highlighting in the book, but to go back through the stack of books to find highlights seems time consuming. Taking notes...
    Oct 26, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  15. ? for diabetic RN's
    Where do you test you bs? I use my fingers & test about 10 times a day. Now that I am starting the RN program, I'm thinking I should let my fingers heal and use alternate sites. Where else do you...
    Oct 16, '08
    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  16. Roll over accident on I-75 yesterday
    I was driving back to MI yesterday and when passing through KY around noon there was an SUV that rolled over. I am not sure what area we were around, but it was about an hour or so north of the TN...
    Oct 7, '08
    Forum: Kentucky Nursing
  17. MCC name tag
    I ordered mine from allheart. I dont know if we need a specific type, but I ordered a white background with my name in blue to match those lovely scrubs. lol
    Sep 12, '08
    Forum: Michigan Nursing
  18. Fast shipping @ Redding Medical
    Less then a week ago, I ordered a stethoscope & other supplies from Redding and I got it today. I am impressed on their fast service!
    Sep 11, '08
    Forum: Nursing Scrubs / Uniforms / Gear
  19. Any Diabetic nurses out there?
    I get worried about not being able to eat. Are you able to put a granola bar or life savers in a pocket? I always have to lower basal rates when I am on the go. Like today, I was shopping all day...
    Jul 17, '08
    Forum: Nurses With Disabilities
  20. Step Up Program at St. Johns
    I have an interview this week. I did the questionaire online and got a call a couple of days later.
    Jun 1, '08
    Forum: Michigan Nursing
  21. Exercise/study
    I record all my lectures on my MP3. I rarely study notes but instead listen to the lectures when I cook, clean, shop, drive, and workout. I have taught myself to be an audio learner which works out...
    May 14, '08
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  22. MCC Selective Admissions 2009 FYI Nursing Seminar
    Hi Hoot, Take your GPA x 25 and divide by 2. Take Hesi score & divide by 2, then add them.
    May 10, '08
    Forum: Michigan Nursing
  23. Finally done with pre-reqs!
    I am so glad to be done with this semester and pre reqs! I finally feel like I am moving forward. I can't wait until orientation, enjoy the summer, and hopefully start MCC's program in Aug or Oct. ...
    May 7, '08
    Forum: Michigan Nursing
  24. MCC Selective Admissions 2009 FYI Nursing Seminar
    Opps, posted twice. Sorry.
    May 7, '08
    Forum: Michigan Nursing
  25. MCC Selective Admissions 2009 FYI Nursing Seminar
    The Hesi scores may be higher, but if the lowest combined score this year is 93. Last year, the overall scores were a lot higher because I had a 93.50 combined score and ranked 233. Best chance to...
    May 7, '08
    Forum: Michigan Nursing