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  1. RN last name change after marriage
    Yes, tried both of your recommendations, no luck... I ended up just emailing the WA DOH. It seems like it would be a common request, not sure why they dont have a form easily available.
    Oct 3, '12
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  2. RN last name change after marriage
    Got married in July of this year. I have taken my husbands last name- already changed drivers license, social security, etc. I cant figure out where the name change form for WA RN license is... I've...
    Oct 3, '12
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  3. Amount of debt upon graduation?
    I'll graduate as a RN this june, DEBT-FREE!!!!!!!
    Dec 15, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  4. Day in the life of a new RN Nursing student?
    I agree! Be prepared for a whole new lifestyle. Nursing school will be your LIFE. It's fun though :) You learn so much and it will go by fast. At least for me. Just don't forget to take even 10...
    Dec 9, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  5. Where do you put your stethoscope?
    I have a stethoscope holder that clips onto the waste of my scrub bottoms. Works real well. Half the time it ends up around my neck though. I too see lots of nurses and docs with the stethoscope...
    Dec 7, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. Feeling overwhelmed
    My only advice is to do the best you can and try not to stress out too much. Ever since i started nursing school (fall '09) i have felt like that all the time. There is always too much to do with too...
    Dec 2, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  7. It's really happening!
    Congratulations! Nursing school flies by! Seems like just yesterday I got my acceptance letter and now in just 6 months I will be graduating too! Good luck to you with your new career as a RN! :)
    Dec 2, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. At Your Clinical Site
    I had a similar experience. During my first clinical rotation in the hospital, the nurses weren't very willing to help out and seemed so relieved when they didn't have a nursing student. I have found...
    Dec 2, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  9. sick!  :(
    Yeah, i usually get sick at least once per quarter and my instructors are always very understanding and allow me to reschedule or make-up missed tests, classes, clinical, etc. Talk to your...
    Nov 30, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  10. patient reported health history, how to cite in APA?
    When citing communication you had with your patient in APA 6, you use in-text citations only, like this: (personal communication, 2010). following the pharagraph with the information from your...
    Nov 30, '10
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  11. I love being a nurse :)
    Great post! Nursing is an awesome, rewarding profession and deserves positive posts! :)
    Nov 29, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. How long is clinical prep?
    As you can see, it depends on your school. For me, first quarter clinicals were in the nursing home and we didn't have much clinical prep. We had time to look at charts an hour before taking a...
    Nov 28, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. Notes for Nursing?
    You have to find a method that works for you. It took me awhile to figure out the way that works best for me. First I read the book and highlight anything I think I need to know or remember for the...
    Nov 20, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. What does Volunteering at hospital get u
    Helped get me scholarships and all of my nursing school paid for! Plus it was a great experience. :)
    Nov 19, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  15. How did *you* rock it today?
    My clinical instructor asked for my permission to use my 12 page COPD paper I spent hours on as an "example of a well-connected pathomap". All that hard work sure was worth it :)
    Nov 9, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  16. Is it worth it for me to become a CNA before nursing school?
    I think it would be a very good idea for you to get your CNA license before starting nursing school. I worked full time as a CNA for a little less than 2 months before starting nursing school and I'm...
    Nov 5, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. ABG help
    1. by-product of normal metabolic processes. when glucose is metabolised under aerobic conditions, it breaks down into carbon dioxide and water. 2. reabsorption of bicarbonate from urine...
    Sep 27, '10
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  18. Application of heat and cold
    Here's a question regarding the application of heat and cold therapy. I've been taught not to apply heat or cold for more than 15 minutes at a time, but how long are you supposed to wait before...
    Sep 27, '10
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance


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