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  1. What is your current LPN salary
    What the what ^^^^ in my city those are wages for people without a degree at all. Let alone a nursing degree.
    Jul 20
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  2. Clinical difficulties!
    oh I thought that was the question that you were asking. I don't know any websites but if you have a kindle they have free A&P books that you can download or you can go to a bookstore and pick up a...
    Apr 27
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  3. Clinical difficulties!
    They can have either right side or left side CHF or both. They each have different signs and symptoms. What do you mean you haven't had A&P and your about to graduate from school. It wasn't a...
    Apr 27
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  4. Applying at 3435
    I'm 36 and I have four children ages 2, 4, 13, and 14. I also work. So, it is very doable. I go to school full time though. You just have to committed and manage your time. I get out of school at 4....
    Mar 2
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  5. How old were you when you started nursing school?
    I'm 36 and I just started LPN school. With God's will I'll have my BSN by 40.
    Jan 25
    Forum: About A Nursing Student - Nursing Cartoon Series
  6. How did you manage LPN school and working?
    My school recommends not work anymore than 24 hours a week and only on the weekends. My school schedule is Monday thru Thursday from 9 til 5. If you do work on the weekdays then the eight hours that...
    Jan 24
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  7. What the heck?
    So, I started the nursing program on 1/13. I have never been so overwhelmed by school in all my life. I'm just thinking are you kidding me. I have chapters upon chapters to read, I have home work,...
    Jan 15
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
    I'm a CNA and I love interacting with the patient. I love taking good care of someone, making them feel better, hearing their stories about life. I an in school to be a nurse but I can understand how...
    Dec 31, '13
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  9. Roll Call 2014
    I start Jan. 13th @ Grand Rapids Community College.
    Dec 6, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  10. How much was your lpn program?
    I'm going to pay about $7,500 for tuition, books & uniforms. I graduated Dec. 2014.
    Nov 3, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  11. Being bullied at school (I thought we were all adults here!)
    You need to tell those adult children you are not here for their games. You're there to become a nurse. Point. Blank. Period. Your focus is on passing these classes,getting good grades, and learning...
    Nov 3, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  12. CNA short rant
    I feel ya! I'm glad I choose to ba a CNA before being a nurse. It helps me to know the CNA's job and what kind of nurse I want to be to them.
    Aug 24, '13
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  13. How long does it take to answer a call light?
    My facility doesn't have a time limit. I could be in a room for 20 mins. that light will still be on when I get out. At my old facility they had to be answered in 8 mins. after that the nurse has to...
    Jul 29, '13
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  14. What is the process for getting into your school's LVN program?
    My school is easy but there is a waiting list. 1. Take the Hesi score above a 70% for RN 75%. 2. Have a criminal background check & drug test. 3. Get on the waiting list. 4. Pass the five...
    Jul 3, '13
    Forum: LPN / LVN Nursing Student
  15. From now on the only bed I make will be my own
    Wow! I've worked in customer service for the last ten years. My current employer I have been with for the last 7 years. I've worked every holiday & have had to work at least one weekend night (unless...
    Jul 30, '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  16. Homework
    I just went through a CNA class in January. It wasn't that much homework but for my school we had to do 5 vital signs a day on various people. The CNA class though is very easy. 1st week classroom,...
    Jul 27, '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  17. Announce that you passed your CNA exam here!
    I passed my CNA test! I was a little nervous but I did it. It just gives me more confidence that I can be a nurse!
    Jul 24, '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  18. "You won't like being a CNA!"
    So, I've been accepted into the nursing program at my community college. There is a 1 to 2 year waiting list. While waiting I'm taking my pre-req's. I also took a CNA class, so that I can get started...
    Jul 18, '12
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant