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  1. Witnessed unsterile procedure and feeling terrible about it
    Also nursing homes are much different than hospitals.. I did my clinicals at nursing homes, and it is a chore just to find sterile gloves! They did not perform sterile technique to my knowlege.
    Feb 14, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Witnessed unsterile procedure and feeling terrible about it
    Can you find out what the statistics are for your facility pertaining to HAI? Also how long has this LPN worked there - it would seem to me if she has worked there for years, and does a lot of...
    Feb 14, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. Who says that??
    I tend to put foot in mouth on a regular basis. What she said was weird, but kind of gives me the feeling that she was trying to put you down in a passive aggressive way. I could be wrong but I would...
    Feb 10, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  4. Treatment/Wound Documentation
    I can only tell you what they had during my clinicals. There should be one book exclusively for wounds. All residents that have wounds are in there, and you document everything concerning the wound...
    Feb 8, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  5. Which Home Health Agencies offer decent training for New Grads?
    What state are you in?
    Feb 7, '13
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  6. What if we had to tell the real truth when asked about our weaknesses?
    Thanks for the laughs guys. This thread had me really chuckling!
    Feb 6, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. peer interview= Job offer?
    They must do this a lot. A fellow student in my LPN class knew someone in the facility who suggested that she work there as receptionist while in school, get license and transition to nurse. That's...
    Feb 2, '13
    Forum: Nursing First Job Hunt Assistance
  8. Pre screen employment testing
    I am surprised, my first job application I had to take a written exam. Half geriatrics and half pediatrics. Excuse my typos and such on my iPad 2
    Feb 1, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  9. im a new grad LVN
    So happy for you! Congrats!
    Jan 27, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  10. Graduated nursing school but haven't passed NCLEX
    What about a refresher course? Try not to be so hard on yourself, your heart seems like its really in nursing. . You would be a great asset to the patients, just think how many people are missing...
    Jan 26, '13
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  11. im a new grad LVN
    Good Luck Niki !! Let me know how you did, I haven't gone on my first interview yet!
    Jan 22, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  12. Good Samaritan hospital
    Congratulations! I can't help you with your question, but you give me hope that perseverance helps!
    Jan 22, '13
    Forum: New York Nursing
  13. Can I get some input on my resume PLEASE.
    I made all the changes that you recommended. Thanks a bunch!
    Jan 22, '13
    Forum: Nursing Resume Help
  14. Can I get some input on my resume PLEASE.
    I am a newly licensed LPN, didn't receive it in the mail yet, passed it on Jan. 9th. I have given out several of my resumes last week - 2 in person and several online. Haven't heard anything yet,...
    Jan 22, '13
    Forum: Nursing Resume Help
  15. NCLEX 2012-ATT
    I applied for my boards online, took my NCLEX on Jan 9th. It took them three days or so to send me my ATT by email.
    Jan 17, '13
    Forum: New York Nursing
  16. Math crazy!
    My school was infamous for changing the rules mid stream, it was very frustrating. We had to pass a math test that was separate from our pharmacology, but taken during the same course. On the math...
    Jan 17, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  17. tell me about your most embarrassing job interview!
    I think this is hysterical, something that would definitely happen to me!
    Jan 16, '13
    Forum: Nursing Interview Help
  18. what did I get myself into.
    I totally get what you're saying. It seems like it is very competetive - that some of these "know it alls" is what I call them , are always trying to one up eachother, in this case even the...
    Jan 11, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  19. Anyone else feel like class is a battlefield? Venting ahead...
    I just graduated LPN BOCES full time nursing program. We had a mixed group - quite a few with a lot of college, seemed like they thought they were too good for the program. Although a mixed bag, it...
    Jan 11, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  20. that Pearson Vue trick...
    I am happy to announce that I passed my NCLEX-PN! Also that the trick worked for me. When I signed into Pearson Vue straight after I got home from testing this past Wed. I got the pop up that said...
    Jan 11, '13
    Forum: Virginia Nursing
  21. SICK of BSN Pedestal
    I kind of get the impression that DUDERNGUY was knocking the BSN program - opposed to knocking the nurses that actually graduated from it. It comes across to me that what's been said is that there...
    Jan 10, '13
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN