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  1. RN nclex --  How do you know when you are ready to take exam?
    Study (school), practice exams, test. I did kaplan for 3 weeks after graduation, tested, passed in 75. I knew I was ready. No prayer required.
    9:55 am
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  2. What can I (we) do? RANT
    Amen!!
    Dec 21
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  3. The difference between ADNs and BSNs
    I'm almost done with my rn-bsn which will give me 2 bachelor degrees. That in turn will legitimize my use of the word "craptacular", used to summarize lab results.
    Dec 20
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  4. job is getting to me today
    That actually is a big deal. It was a 2mg vial, correct? Your order was 1mg, did you waste the remaining 1mg? I think not, based on your comments. So, what would happen if the next anticipated dose...
    Dec 20
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  5. Tales from the Crypt....uh.... I mean Clinicals.  Ch 4
    Good read. Glad to know there's at least one other nurse who's had a good interaction with the JC.
    Dec 18
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  6. New grad starting in ED in 2 months, what to review?
    Check the first stickie at the top of this forum. Will answer most, if not all.
    Dec 18
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  7. The difference between ADNs and BSNs
    Nurses with ASN/ADN are RNs (assuming they passed the boards). And I don't know if you're a nurse, in school or whatever, but "all" is never the right answer.....
    Dec 18
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  8. why do nurses hate medics?
    Not for nothing but in the mall scenario being discussed the best actual treatment for the patient is quality cpr. Which is a basic skill that can be taught effectively in about 15 seconds on scene...
    Dec 15
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  9. "Holiday/year end" gift
    Another hallway pt and a telepack without leads (for that pt).
    Dec 15
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  10. favoritism comes full circle
    Paragraph breaks please. Hard to read.
    Dec 14
    Forum: CNA/MA - Nursing / Medical Assistant
  11. How common is it for employers to pay for BSN?
    My facility pays $5k/yr for medical education and $4k/yr for non-medical
    Dec 13
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  12. My favorite med:
    A nursing bolus of milk of amnesia which smooooothes the wrinkles.
    Dec 13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. Informal poll on grading scale
    80-85=c, 86-93=b, 94-100=a. Below 80, say 79.9 = d = fail. Diploma program.
    Dec 12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. Top 10 Reasons Against Unions
    And another thing. I'm a 2nd career rn coming from telecom management where I had a contract that spelled out my compensation, benefits, vacation/sick/personal days, separation, etc. So why...
    Dec 10
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  15. Nursing Reviews
    What is this "raise" you speak of? Grumble, grumble, grumble....
    Dec 10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Top 10 Reasons Against Unions
    According to hx here, ms rodman should now be a senior in her nursing program. So, theory but no actual experience.
    Dec 8
    Forum: Collective Bargaining / Nursing Union
  17. Paramedic, RN, or something else?
    Go for the rn. Many more options and much better pay.
    Dec 7
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  18. When pushy CNAs show how little they know
    That would've been a good teaching moment.
    Dec 7
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  19. Can you solve this mcg to mg conversion?
    500 mikes of fentanyl will fix their pain along with that annoying breathing habit.
    Dec 3
    Forum: Nursing and Patient Medications
  20. What sort of nurse do you want to be?
    Adequately compensated.
    Dec 2
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  21. Debunking the SATA Myth.
    The funny thing about SATA questions is they're really what nursing is like and how you have to think.
    Dec 2
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  22. Do you believe that socioeconomics and educations are biggest factors?
    Like the flu, a sense of entitlement knows no bounds.
    Dec 1
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  23. Will multiple degrees at the same level help me?
    Take a good look at informatics for your MSN if you haven't already chosen a niche. Informatics is the engineering degree. You already have the business degree components so you're covered there from...
    Dec 1
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  24. How Is Your Census?
    House has been full. We've had ER holds almost every day in November.
    Dec 1
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. Calling codes
    Time is brain, call the code. You say ct was negative, was last seen normal within 4 hours of symptom onset? If yes, why was TPA not administered? The contraindication window's pretty small these...
    Dec 1
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing


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