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  1. What is in your clinical bag?
    Use my hemostats to change needle caps during labs
    Jan 18
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  2. Math problems
    You should still be trying to find gtts/ min but November was just pointing out that your drop factor was written wrong which is what you will need to have correct in doing dimensional analysis or...
    Jan 15
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  3. Care plan & clincal question
    [QUOTE="yaneau;7697046"]I'm just curious to know how other schools do their care plans. First off- I have no problem writing my care plans - but my school requires we go in the day before clinical...
    Jan 15
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  4. What is in your clinical bag?
    Well don't have a clinical bag cause no place to keep it at clinical sites but what I carry in pocket organizer is 4 color pen, penlight, small notepad,curved forceps, sharpie, change for vending...
    Jan 13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  5. Stressed out student
    May I suggest dosage help.com.....if you subscribe and it is free...they will send you a dosage question per day to answer via your phone or pad and you will be on top of your game with calculating...
    Jan 8
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. What do you wish you'd covered in RN school?
    Phlebotomy for sure....in my program we do everything but phlebotomy and wouldn't you know it all internships at the hospitals want you to have phlebotomy experience...so I will be taking a course to...
    Jan 1
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. Happy New Year!
    Finish last semester strong, pass boards, get accepted into MSN program
    Jan 1
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. Supplies
    Oh my goodness...I have taken my clinical sites for granted....could not image doing clinicals in a hospital that didn't have dynamap in each patients room....I would be a fish out of water
    Dec 31, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  9. What should I have engraved on my stethoscope?
    I put my full name and heart and crosses cause I could not wear jewelry and good ones grow little feet if not careful...hehehe
    Nov 11, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. Curving the stomach turning smells?
    Esme, is it called spirit of peppermint.....meaning do I go to the store and look for that name or peppermint oil?
    Aug 8, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  11. Curving the stomach turning smells?
    What do you use to curve those stomach turning smells that we encounter working with some pts?
    Aug 8, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  12. My journey from nursing school to NCLEX
    Great testimony
    Aug 7, '13
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  13. Drug enuciation apps?
    Any suggestions of a good drug app on how to correctly pronounce different difficult drug names?
    Aug 7, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  14. How can i get a cna license?
    Some states let you use the fundamental class as a sub for CNA class...check you BON website to see if they will let you apply with submission of your college transcript to prove you passed...
    Aug 6, '13
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  15. Officially a c.n.a. Today!!!
    Some states allow you to apply for CNA certification if you passed CNA course or nursing fundamentals course.
    Jul 28, '13
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  16. Certified Nursing Assistant (Waiting for the official say by BON)
    Is your name appearing on the MBON website?
    Jul 28, '13
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  17. Fundamentals HESI
    If you have the example study test, I would do those....it will give you a sense of how the actual test are worded. Don't try to memorize the basics really learn the basics.....in the study test...
    Jul 26, '13
    Forum: HESI Exit Exam Help
  18. Critical care math using dimensional analysis
    If you use the formula : concentration(mcg/mL) x rate(mL/hr)/ 60 min/h x weight(kg) you will have to use proportion formula first to covert mg in IV to mcg then calculate concentration, then...
    Jul 17, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  19. Critical care math using dimensional analysis
    So you need to calculate from mL/hr to mcg/min?
    Jul 17, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  20. Critical care math using dimensional analysis
    Why don't you post one of your critical care problems so we can see what you are having problems with. I find if you don't have a good grasp of DA and if you try to go between using DA and...
    Jul 16, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  21. Kingsborough Community College Accreditation Issues
    When a school has lost accreditation that is your cue to run for the hills quickly....don't question it just get out while the getting out is good. Yes it may mean that you will have to wait until...
    Jul 15, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  22. Critical care math using dimensional analysis
    If you stick with dimensional way you are set....it will become second nature to you...the reference website is really good
    Jul 15, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  23. Can I wear my scrubs to an interview?
    Or wear scrubs part of scrubs under dress....in times of need you think outside the box....scrub pants are thin...put those puppies on and roll them up....no more wrinkled than carrying in your purse...
    Jul 14, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  24. Starting the RN program next month have any suggestions to start studying
    Study Latin terms for things like po, prn, ac, pc, and the like ......it makes it easier I think in terms of remembering what they mean when you see something unfamiliar when you are looking at drs....
    Jul 10, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  25. Do you study over summer break?
    Remember if you don't use it you loose it....summer brain drain happens to adults too
    Jul 9, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student


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