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  1. Moving to Georgia, several questions
    I am moving from PA to GA, hopefully this summer/fall....I heading down in 2 weeks for interviews. It didn't take that long to get my GA license, as long as everything is sent in correctly. I think...
    Apr 6
    Forum: Georgia Nursing
  2. Ga Board of Nurses by Endorsement questions & Frustrations
    I just got my GA license endorsement today. I felt it was tedious but fairly quick process (less than 2 weeks). Make sure your register on GAPS website first then go for fingerprinting. Write the...
    Mar 4
    Forum: Georgia Nursing
  3. Immunization
    I usually send patients to a travel medicine clinic. Depending on where they are traveling to they may need antimalarial medications among other things.
    Feb 20
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  4. Scheduling/Vacations?
    I get 4 weeks vacation. The head partner in my practice does our schedule well in advance. So we had to get our vacations in by October 2014 for vacations for 2015. We can even take 2 weeks off in a...
    Feb 19
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  5. Pennsylvania CRNP certificate
    i think less than 2 weeks for me.
    Nov 9, '14
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  6. How did you celebrate passing your boards?
    My boyfriend and i went to London.... I was going pass or
    Oct 1, '14
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  7. Passed Boards
    Sep 21, '14
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  8. PCNB Exam 2014
    I passed the boards back in Jan 2014. I did the NAPNAP online study guide section by section and then read the orange Peds NP certification review book, which also has questions after each chapter. I...
    Sep 21, '14
    Forum: Pediatric Nursing
  9. When to start applying for jobs
    I graduated dec of 2013 and started looking/applying for jobs around sept/oct. Now is a great time.
    Sep 16, '14
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  10. Nurse Practitioners/student nurse practitioners
    When i was a student, my school provided us with Epocrates. In practice, i use Harriet Lane handbook app and MPPR. Sometimes i use the Red Book, if i can't find what i need in the other 2 sources.
    Sep 5, '14
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  11. Job offer
    Yes...negotiate....the worst they can say is no. I love to travel so vacation time is one of the most important things to me. I negotiated for more and got it. Most likely you will get it if that is...
    Aug 28, '14
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  12. Pts want to see a doctor
    As a new NP only 6 months out, i use take this personally. I'm starting to have my own little following and some patients are only requesting me, so it doesn't bother me as much and i don't take...
    Aug 26, '14
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  13. Primary care NP
    Some hospitals may not make it mandatory for Nps to have an acute care degree to work in those areas. For instance, my degree was for pediatric primary care and one of my job offers was for pediatric...
    Jul 13, '14
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  14. passed the certification boards
    Jul 13, '14
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  15. Looking back, would you obtain NP credential??
    By the time I finished my NP program i had 8 years of RN experience. I have only been a NP for 4 months and I know it's early in my career, but I'm loving it so far. I know it was the right choice...
    Jun 5, '14
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  16. Negotiating the new job
    i love traveling so getting more weeks of vacation in my contract was the most important thing to me after salary.
    May 14, '14
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  17. When to begin looking for job??
    I used indeed and
    May 13, '14
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  18. When to begin looking for job??
    I ended up applying locally. I graduated in Dec 2013, i started looking and interviewing in October. With every offer i got, they were fully aware i was about to graduate and was not certified yet....
    May 12, '14
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  19. DEA number
    Mine took about 1.5 months
    Apr 30, '14
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  20. What Job Boards Do You Use
    I found my current job on
    Apr 8, '14
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  21. Barkley Review for Boards
    Yea... I mean i passed the boards on the first try. I listened to the cds and took notes as i listened (thats how i retain info). After all the studying, reviewing, and questions i did in 6 weeks,...
    Apr 1, '14
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  22. Anyone use the Barkley Review for NP CERT PREP???
    Well I'm a PNP so I did the PNCB exam. My resources probably wouldn't be much help. I used text books, aap and cdc websites for certain things, did case studies, used pediatric ecam study guides,...
    Mar 28, '14
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  23. Barkley Review for Boards
    They are the same the CDs are recordings of the live review classes.
    Mar 27, '14
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  24. Dumb Question....Patho class
    I did peds and my patho class was online with the FNPs and the ANPs, so we covered everything. It wasn't focused.
    Mar 26, '14
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  25. Barkley Review for Boards
    I thought it was a great review. It was the last source I studied from, before i took the boards. I spent 6 weeks using a different online review, books, websites, etc. Then I used Barkley. I...
    Mar 26, '14
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner

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