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  1. Dilemma!!! Continue ACNP or...
    At this point I have decided to continue with the ACNP program. I am taking 2 classes in the Fall and they are universal to all of the NP programs. I will probably talk with the dean of the program...
    Jul 5, '11
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  2. Dilemma!!! Continue ACNP or...
    Thanks for the replies. My goal is to work with cardiac pts in a clinic setting and also round in the hospital. I would prefer not to be solely in the hospital but that option is not a bad idea...
    Jun 16, '11
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  3. Dilemma!!! Continue ACNP or...
    Well, I will cut the story short but I was enrolled in an ACNP program and took about a year off (family issues). I reapplied and just found out today that I was accepted. I currently work on a...
    Jun 15, '11
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  4. Telephonic case manager
    Hi, I was trying to get information on a telephonic case manager position. I had a phone interview with UHC and wanted to talk with someone who has worked in this position. Any information would be...
    May 25, '11
    Forum: Case Management Nursing
  5. What makes nursing school so hard for people ?
    As a recent grad(May 2007) I wanted to put in my 2 cents. I think that for some nursing school is hard because most of us have to continue to live regular lives(working, families) while in nursing...
    Jul 9, '08
    Forum: Texas Nursing
  6. Hospitals in the Sherman/Denison area
    I live in Mckinney but I work at WNJ in Sherman. I graduated from UTA Spring 07 and I was use to clinicals at the bigger hospitals in Dallas, Ft. Worth and I really didn't know what to expect at WNJ....
    Jun 20, '08
    Forum: Texas Nursing
  7. What % do you get on your practice tests?
    I also had this problem. I was doing well initially with the Kaplan questions and then about a week before my test my scores got lower. I just took a day or two off from the questions and when I went...
    Jul 3, '07
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  8. Curious--anyone absolutely confident they passed when walking out of NCLEX?
    I took my NCLEX Monday and found out today I passed with 75 questions. I started feeling bad because I really didn't feel horrible when I left. I felt confident that I did well. I am always on this...
    Jun 13, '07
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  9. Question about prioritization...
    I took a Kaplan class a few weeks ago and this is what was told us. 1)First identify the topic (sometimes they give you all this information and you have to make sure to focus on what the question...
    May 31, '07
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  10. What ideal food before the exam?
    One of my instructors told us that cheese cube/slices are a good source of protein. She said to pack some with you and if you need a snack it is good brain food.
    May 28, '07
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  11. Waitlisted...
    I was waitlisted at UTA and not accepted, but the next semester I was included into the new group and waitlisted again. A couple days before orientation I was called. I was only a semester behind of...
    Apr 7, '07
    Forum: Texas Nursing
  12. First Job???
    I am graduating in May and I really wanted to do a CCU or Telemetry internship. There is one hospital that I truly wanted to work at and I interviewed but was not offered the job. I have interviewed...
    Mar 28, '07
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  13. I need a nurse, to "nurse" ME!
    I understand how you feel. I will tell you nursing school is a road full of a little bit of everything. Crying, praying, frustation, anxiety, uncertainty, inadequacy. I've been through all of it...
    Feb 22, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. Where is the class of 2007 at?????!!!
    Graduating May 10, 2007. Took my exit HESI today and passed.....
    Jan 16, '07
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  15. Confused
    I will be graduating from a BSN program in May and I am so confused about what area to go into. I have always wanted to work in pediatrics, but when I did my critical care rotation in CCU I loved it....
    Dec 29, '06
    Forum: PICU Nursing / Pediatric
  16. Weight Gain in Nursing School?
    I usually lose weight when stressed because I don't eat as often. I started nursing school Aug 06' I was 102 lb during the first week when we had a wellness day for class and now I am about 135 lbs....
    Dec 8, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  17. Nursing 101 Question - How would you answer this?
    My first choice was C. only because I was thinking of compartment syndrome. I did not pick A. because it makes no sense to put an icepack on a cast. Also, if pain medication was given and your...
    Nov 3, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. Anyone else planning a wedding while in NS?
    Yes, you are not alone. I got married May 27 at the end of my Junior 2 semester. I had 1 week in between finals and my wedding. My main problem was staying focused on school. I spent a lot of my...
    Oct 27, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  19. help
    I know this is a set back for you but stay focused. How do you study? I will admit I didn't know what I was getting into before I got into nursing school. I am currently a Senior I and I've realized...
    Oct 16, '06
    Forum: General Nursing Student

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