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  1. Time to extend...and renegotiate??
    Hey all! I'm hoping someone can help me with this... I took my first travel assignment in DC recently and have been asked to extend my contract. My recruiter asked me why I didn't take any of the...
    Jan 2, '13
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  2. ER travel without Level I trauma experience?
    I too came from a Level II ER with two years of exp there and and another two and a half from a Level I hospital ICU. I just took my first travel assignment in a Level I hospital in Washington DC....
    Jan 2, '13
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  3. NKY Agency Work
    Does anyone work any Per Diem in NKY? If so what facility or agency do you work through?
    Dec 2, '10
    Forum: Kentucky Nursing
  4. Relocating to Cincinnati
    University is an awesome place to work if you like being challenged. The SICU is like high school (cliques and favorites) but has great cases. The Neuro ICU is great, although the nurses can be a...
    Dec 2, '10
    Forum: Ohio Nursing
  5. Best Behavioral Treatment Center in Ky
    North Key in NKY or Cincinnati Children's has ALOT of KY residents
    Nov 23, '10
    Forum: Kentucky Nursing
  6. KY nursing license by endorsement. How long?
    7 days, just make sure you request the fingerprint card first. They sent the card out the same day I requested it.
    Nov 23, '10
    Forum: Kentucky Nursing
  7. Beckfield college
    Not sure about the internship, but at graduation time they ask you what nursing board you want yor school transcripts etc sent to. I chose Ohio but took my NCLEX in Louisville for scheduling...
    Aug 30, '10
    Forum: Kentucky Nursing
  8. New Nurse Grad Wanting to work in Chicago
    I'm trying to get there myself this fall and would love to know what its like. I'm working in cincy right now and sooooo need a change
    Aug 6, '10
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  9. How long does it take to get endorsed in IL?
    After sitting on hold for 22 minutes this morning I was told by a very helpful rep that temp permits are running about 3 weeks right now. Good luck everyone, I know I need it :uhoh3:
    Aug 6, '10
    Forum: Illinois Nursing
  10. Beckfield college
    GOOD FOR YOU!! You've taken the first step....hang in there and don't let ANYTHING keep you from your goal! Rocks may be thrown in your road, but they aren't anything you can't sweep away, go...
    Apr 10, '10
    Forum: Kentucky Nursing
  11. Proning
    Sorry to be brief but wanted to share before I left for work....yes we've been proning for a couple of years with mixed results prior to the H1N1 influx. We've had lots H1N1 patients some we proned...
    Dec 17, '09
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  12. Financial Assistance (WIA)
    See if you qualify for Voc Rehab or dislocated workers. Same office.... Oh yeah if you plan to seek public assistance there is some money there too...My sister works in the Community Based Services...
    Mar 12, '09
    Forum: Kentucky Nursing
  13. Beckfield college
    Wow! Sounds like you had a horrible experience. I would agree with alot of what you said about Beckfield, but that isn't anything I haven't experienced at other schools, including NKU and Cincinnati...
    Mar 12, '09
    Forum: Kentucky Nursing
  14. RN program advice
    Yep Melissa Joos is the one you want to speak with regarding the program specfically, but you have to start off meeting with an admissions rep who gathers all the prelim info and forwards it on...
    Nov 12, '08
    Forum: Kentucky Nursing
  15. RN program advice
    I too am a Beckfield graduate and while no program is going to be perfect, I loved my experience there, so much so that I would like to one day go back and be a clinical instructor for them. I...
    Nov 11, '08
    Forum: Kentucky Nursing
  16. Plantar fasciitis
    My mother had/has (does it ever really go away??) plantar fasciitis. I introduced her to my friend who is a Chiropractor and he his trained in A.R.T. - Active Release Technique. He does something to...
    Nov 9, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Help with Nail gel for real nails
    No only licensed professionals can buy the creative product it's called Brisa. I feel your plight on the growing out phase. I was an acrylic addict for 15 years. Try a product by Nailtek called...
    Nov 7, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. Help with Nail gel for real nails
    there are a couple of products that come to mind..one is a traditional gel that can be sculpted and "built" just like a traditional powder/monomer acrylic powder. This poses the same risks from an...
    Nov 6, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. HEalth Alliance New Grads? Anyone?
    I am! TUH..
    Oct 11, '08
    Forum: Ohio Nursing
  20. Cincinnati Anyone??
    Try St. Luke East/West in NKY. I had a few classmates that were LPN's there and treated well by the RN staff. I also know that St.Elizabeth uses LPN's on the floors...
    Oct 9, '08
    Forum: Ohio Nursing
  21. When to start applying for jobs
    I didn't graduate until 9/19, but I applied in April and had an offer by May1, and didn't start until two weeks ago. I knew the position that I wanted and knew that LOTS of new grads wanted it too so...
    Oct 3, '08
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  22. Help!  I can't get a job in the ICU!
    Try to get your role transition there...even if you can only do 40hrs there it may get you in front of the Unit Mgr who can see your skills and hear your pitch! I'm suprised that an area university...
    Oct 1, '08
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  23. New Grad Internships...
    Excellent facility, very very clean..... fair??? Well that's subjective. I know nurses who wouldn't leave at gunpoint and a few that are leaving after just a year. I worked in a non-nursing...
    Oct 1, '08
    Forum: Ohio Nursing
  24. What is the best thing to put on diaper rash?
    Monistat 7 or something like it. I also kept her bottom open to air at night (she just laid on top of the diaper). quick results!!!!
    Sep 22, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. pls pray for me i need to finish the last 19chp in saunders book
    WINNY! You CAN do it! You may just need a "breather". Put the kids to bed, take a bubble bath, read a magazine or watch mindless TV and go to bed. REST your mind for a minute. Taking a break...
    Sep 15, '08
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum


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