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  1. To commute or not to commute, that is the question!
    I went to MoMac. The learning style is that you do your work and are ready before your class. They will not spoon feed you and this helps teach critical thinking. I did well. It was a transition to...
    Jul 29
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  2. LPN in the Yukon
    Only jobs in yukon i rarely see are LTC... They do not post them often
    Jul 29
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  3. nipissing university RPN to BScN blended option
    I am currently in the program. Finished 3 semesters already.. Its a good program. Yes you can finish it sooner. You need to do a couple of semesters with good grades and then you can ask to take...
    Jul 23
    Forum: Canada Nursing Programs
  4. Are you an LPN?
    I love being an RPN but where i want to go and do things i need to get my RN's. Eventually i would like to teach. I have worked and know nurses who work in various areas. It will be a while yet...
    Jul 21
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  5. Nunavut agency nursing
    Canada healthcare in ontario goes up that way
    Jul 14
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  6. Hello advice and thoughts
    If you need university level courses for admission you can take through ILC in Ontario. Its correspondance and at your own pace. I graduated from states so i ended up having to prep bio since my...
    Jun 19
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  7. Will I get accepted into the RPN to B.S.c.N. Program?
    I am enrolled in Nipissing University RPN to BScN program. I take electives through Athabasca. You can move faster than the 5 year plan if you show them you can handle it. I am taking 3 courses next...
    Jun 6
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  8. Quality Assurance
    I used to do it but like everyone asked became lazy with it. I used to have them fill in the paperwork or right an evaluation. The QA program has changed since i did it last.
    May 23
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  9. Quality Assurance
    You ARE supposed to do it. Alot of people don't. If they ask you to complete the QA program most people do it then and scramble stuff together last minute so doing it when you are supposed to does...
    May 22
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  10. Looking for work in Alberta? Don't give up...
    Flying change: where did they post the job? Workopolis? Indeed? I havent seen any positions.
    May 6
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  11. ADVICE for Students in Ontario RPN vs RN
    Lori - the above troll ahem i mean poster is also stating that RPN's lack critical thinking skills. Oh well this lowly RPN is now leaving this thread until someone else actually wants to provide...
    Apr 27
    Forum: Canada Nursing Programs
  12. ADVICE for Students in Ontario RPN vs RN
    Hahaha we bump around the floor for a couple of weeks. You really have NO clue. Seeing as you have 3 posts under your belt and all three are against RPN's I am not going to even get frustrated as...
    Apr 27
    Forum: Canada Nursing Programs
  13. Masters Degrees in Ontario
    I know multiple people in NP programs in Ontario and they all require lots of research and paper writing. Also, most if not all require at least 2 years of full time nursing experience. It is a very...
    Apr 24
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  14. Should i get my bscn?
    There isn't any "negative nellies" on this site. There are a ton of nurses who work in various departments and different countries who are telling the truth. Some nurses may be fresh out of school...
    Apr 17
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  15. Are there work opportunities for LPN's in Canada?
    LPN isn't covered under any work visa. Get your BScN and some experience and you can try in a fee years
    Apr 17
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  16. Registered Nurse Job Prospects Canada 2014
    Like Fiona said you need to define rural. There is rural and then there is remote and northern. Remote nursing is where the needs are but you can 4-10hrs away from a major city. Rural is usually...
    Apr 17
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  17. RN job with 'normal' hours?
    You can work community nursing but pay is lower and its never really 9-5. There is a lot of work that gets done on your home time and you still work every other weekend. No one has been harsh to...
    Apr 17
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  18. Should i get my bscn?
    My mom is a 63 yr old nurse and she says she isn't retoring for at least 5 Years. I won't be retiring for at least another 34 yrs and thats if they let me do it at 67 lol
    Apr 16
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  19. Registered Nurse Job Prospects Canada 2014
    I work rural our island has under 3500 people and have no issues. I also don't do anything that would make people talk. But i know a few of the teachers up here are party animals ;) It is small...
    Apr 16
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  20. For NEW GRADS - Student Loan Forgiveness
    Well this one states 400hrs. You reapply yearly for up to 5 yrs so there is no 3 yr minimum on this one and it is canada wide.
    Apr 16
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  21. For NEW GRADS - Student Loan Forgiveness
    The application information page states the requirements. You need to have provided nursing care for at least 400 hrs. There is more info on the page. ...
    Apr 16
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  22. Jobs in AB?
    Yup.. its the HR recruiters. Northern spots are always hiring and desperate so they have recruiters to go through the resumes and/or career profiles to hunt you down. When I was a fresh new grad...
    Apr 15
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  23. For NEW GRADS - Student Loan Forgiveness
    I got it this year :) it is not only for new grads. Just put your postal code in and see if you qualify
    Apr 15
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  24. HELP: Employment options for RPN while pursuing BScN?
    I live in a northern remote town in ontario (no road access out). It is a difficult place to live and requires a lot of research. There are tons of jobs on indeed. You can apply for community...
    Apr 5
    Forum: Canada Nursing Programs
  25. HELP: Employment options for RPN while pursuing BScN?
    I am an RPN in Ontario and have worked outside of gerontology areas. I have worked in complex continuing care, palliative care, community, med/surg, and northern remote nursing so i see postop pts,...
    Apr 5
    Forum: Canada Nursing Programs


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