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  1. Boston. any foreign nurse recruiters
    there are no recruiters foreign or domestic not need. In theory any qualified person can get a job, most of the large hospitals have international offices which assist in visas. To get assistance at...
    Apr 10
    Forum: International Nursing
  2. wasting of narcs in pacu
    Joint Commission and CMS have issues with narcotics not being properly disposed of, narcotics should never be left at the bedside or worse in a nurse's pocket. I would warn any nurse carrying extra...
    Mar 23
    Forum: PACU Nursing
  3. vent about work assignment
    Check with your OB, if he has issues with your current work assignment, ask to go out on short term disability. Also ask to be in charge, that way your assignment can be done with no questions...
    Mar 23
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Got a job...then quit the job.....
    what have you been doing for the last 3,5 years?
    Mar 20
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  5. Foreign graduate from Philippines taking NCLEX in Michigan
    I would embrace your new home country and apply to school inthe USA!
    Mar 16
    Forum: Nurse Registration
  6. BS+RN=>MSN?
    I had a RN (diploma) then a BS in Health care Admin then obtained a MSN, I know many people who went this route, when caling the school ask for the "bridge" program, I had to complete 9 BSN credits...
    Mar 16
    Forum: Online Nursing Schools, Traditional Schools, Colleges, Universities
  7. Why become an RN to do computer work?
    what kind of nurse are you Wayne.? And what type of ehr do you use? who should be writing programs that effect nursing practice?
    Mar 9
    Forum: Nursing Informatics
  8. Quality Reporting
    I do not understand your question. Quality Data is submitted to CMS,, since it is often very complicated a hospital may choose a vendor such as UHC, Premier, Outcomes,...
    Mar 2
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  9. Documentation, Scapegoating and Fear for Jobs.. The Current Status of Being an RN.
    CMS aka Medicare is demanding the charting, we are all to blame for not protesting when CMS comes out with new documentation requirements, How many of you have posted on their website when new...
    Feb 26
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Work in USA as an RN
    while you passed the nclex, you do not have the legal right to work in the USA.Are conditions so awful in Canada that you wish to leave? Looks like you dream is not obtainable in the near future.
    Feb 23
    Forum: Advice on Immigration
  11. Hi! & Inquiries
    No not usual at all, now that healthcare reform is enacted there are less jobs while there is a very strong pipe line of new graduates. Remember those are US Government reports who tend to make...
    Feb 20
    Forum: International Nursing
  12. Filipino Graduate Applying for RN license in Texas
    The board of CA took issue with all foreign grads, not just Filipinos due to the high failure rate and fraud. Good advice apply where you live and comply with the rules.
    Feb 13
    Forum: Nurse Registration
  13. waiting for Eligibility
    If you are recent grad, your chances of being eligible are slim to none based on the concurrency issues. If you are lucky in 3 months you will get permission to take the NCLEX. I suggest you read...
    Feb 13
    Forum: Nurse Registration
  14. Too much snow! Getting to work late again.
    Snow tires are illegal in my state, I use to use them religiously until outlawed, 4wheel drive for me.
    Feb 10
    Forum: About A Nurse - Nursing Cartoon Series
  15. Is A Normal UK Nursing Degree Acceptable in the USA?
    To issues, do you have the legal right to work in the USA? Also you need theory and clinical hours in OB, Peds, and Psych, usually UK nurses do not meet the US Standard due to this requirement.
    Feb 5
    Forum: Advice on Immigration
  16. Soon to be Texas BSN Graduate moving to Australia
    I understand, where the two Australian nurses are coming from, in the US having a new nurse is taxing on a unit, initially a new grad adds work and does not lighten a nurses job. on top of that...
    Jan 28
    Forum: International Nursing
  17. Reciprocity to california
    California will not honor Virginia license, to work in CA you have to meet all their requirements,
    Jan 27
    Forum: Nurse Registration
  18. Surveyor: The First Week
    Sounds like you are learning allot. Different when you are on the other side.
    Jan 27
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  19. Canadian RN would love to work and live in CA or HI
    sounds like your kids and husband are making sacrifices while you plan to work in the most desired areas of the USA. working in a prison means you have to have the required visas. recently a...
    Jan 26
    Forum: Advice on Immigration
  20. Once I graduate I plan to leave immediately to work as an RN in the US
    I thought so too, but the university web site states "The Bachelor of Science in Nursing program (BSN) and the MSN program are registered by the Department of Education of New York State, HEGIS...
    Jan 25
    Forum: Advice on Immigration
  21. Once I graduate I plan to leave immediately to work as an RN in the US
    New grads are unemployed in the USA , and Fiona right there is no legal way to work in the usa
    Jan 25
    Forum: Advice on Immigration
  22. Metastatic Breast Cancer in Social Media
    thank you for you post, No one is forcing anyone to read anything and some find peace I sharing a journey.
    Jan 23
    Forum: Oncology Nursing
  23. taking nclex-rn, foreign grad(philippines)
    Changes are you will not be able to take the NCLEX in California. I would cross that bridge before worrying about the NCLEX
    Jan 21
    Forum: Nurse Registration
  24. Core Measures: Mandatory vs. Discretionary
    This is a quality issue not an informatic issue. But to answer your question, CMS has been adding so many measures so quickly like the new cataract and colonscopy measures it is hard to figure it...
    Jan 18
    Forum: Nursing Informatics
  25. MSN vs Masters in Health Informatics
    You have it a Masters in Informatics is broad, if you have any ambitions in nursing a MSN with a concentration will open more nursing doors.
    Jan 17
    Forum: Nursing Informatics