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  1. college nursing
    Im interested in finding a job as a nurse at a college. Just interested in what specific things i should be well versed on in this general population and what i can expect the jobs to be like.
    Aug 10
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  2. relocate.
    Hi I am an OR nurse with 10 yrs experience and total experience 20 yrs as a RN (BSN) and CNOR. any jobs up that way for OR nurses outside of Boston. I hear jobs are slim? What is the pay scale? ...
    Feb 17, '13
    Forum: Massachusetts Nursing
  3. What do nurses get paid outside of Boston, MA city limits?
    OOps. I guess that info would help. I have been an RN (BSN) for 21 years, the last 10 have been in the operating room.
    Feb 6, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  4. What do nurses get paid outside of Boston, MA city limits?
    I have pipe dreams of moving back to Massachusetts to be near family. (My DH is highly against it) what do nurses get paid if they are not actually working in the city? Besides the harsh winters...
    Jan 16, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  5. Full time to PRN?
    You said you work 1.5 yrs total as an RN all of it in the OR. I gather you don't need the benefits? What about looking for other prn jobs in other hospitals or surgery centers near you? Lots of...
    Jul 18, '12
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  6. How long can you be out of nursing before you are required to take refresher course?
    I am considering taking a year to 2 yrs off from nursing until my kids go to school. Will I be required to take a refresher course if i'm out of nursing that long? I live in virginia and currently...
    Jul 18, '12
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  7. Magnet or other institutions encouraging or requiring higher education
    I can appreciate your comments and thoughts, CirqL8. If you don't have your BSN I would get it. I can't say if it will make you a better nurse but I do believe you'll be paid better and the money...
    Jul 7, '12
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  8. Leave nursing job to be stay-at-home mom?
    Again I wanted to say I appreciate everyones comments/advice. thank you. I think you're right. My real preference would be to work "mother's hours" 3 days a week (or less). Something where I can...
    Jul 7, '12
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  9. Leave nursing job to be stay-at-home mom?
    I really appreciate everyones comments. In my best scenario I could work 4 hrs 3 days a week and still keep my status. that's what I'm hoping for actually because as most of you have said it is...
    Jul 4, '12
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  10. Leave nursing job to be stay-at-home mom?
    You are correct. if i loved my job and felt worthwhile there quitting my job or not would really not be an issue. it probably wouldn't even enter my mind.:up:
    Jul 4, '12
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  11. Leave nursing job to be stay-at-home mom?
    Interested in some of your insights. Currently work part-time. Make a decent salary. after taxes and 401k money pretty much goes to childcare. Hesitant to quit my job but then when i'm there feel...
    Jul 3, '12
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  12. Studying for CNOR, feeling stressed.
    Been studying for last 8 weeks working through cci study guide, reviewed off and on for some weeks before that. Scheduled to take exam in 2 weeks. Been in the OR for 10+ years and took two practice...
    Mar 18, '12
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  13. Mandated Flu vaccine?
    Hi- Just received a blanket email yesterday that my hospital in VA is requiring ALL STAFF involved in patient care to get the flu vaccine this year. (incl nurses, physicians, clinical aides etc) I...
    Sep 17, '11
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing & Responding
  14. CNOR
    I am interested in taking that AORN course. I know it is 30 ceu how long did it take you to actually complete? Like most people i am trying to figure out how i will fit it a study course like that...
    Jul 31, '11
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  15. Join AORN?
    Recently I've had a bunch of people tell me I should join AORN. Including managers. I recently had an yearly eval whereI scored very high on but was encouraged to Join AORN as "being a member of a...
    Apr 19, '11
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  16. CNOR Exam Secrets by MoMatrix
    for anyone who's considering this I happened on a copy that was at my library. for what they are charging a total waste of money. stick with the tried and true study materials. If i was only using...
    Apr 19, '11
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  17. OR Circulator vs. PACU
    I would agree with canesdukegirl. I too worked in PACU and currently am in the OR. I would've stayed in PACU but it was an outpatient facility that closed down and i didn't have the critical care...
    Apr 19, '11
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  18. Are there any camps that hire student nurses?
    If you are still looking when i was in school i worked at the Elliott P Joslin camp for boys with diabetes (Camp Joslin) To this day it was the best job i've ever had. i loved it! they also have a...
    Apr 17, '11
    Forum: Camp Nursing
  19. Why do we continue to do it?
    I appreciate everyone's honesty. Nice to know i'm not alone in this either. I too am in that scenario of loving the work hating the job but the great commute, preferred shifts, current pay status...
    Apr 17, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. work your program dont let it work you
    You rock! I know that sounds condescending but it's not meant to be. I applaud all your hard work and dedication. It's not easy to come back from addiction and being in healthcare profession makes...
    Apr 17, '11
    Forum: Nurses / Recovery
  21. CNOR Exam Secrets by MoMatrix
    Anyone use this study guide for the CNOR exam? What did you think? Most folks I know say they didn't even crack open the CNOR study guide put out by the testing company and didn't find it (the...
    Apr 16, '11
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  22. Best way to study for CNOR exam
    Hi- I am considering taking the CNOR exam. First off I am taking it under duress and not happy about it as my job will be requiring it of all RN 4 nurses. I am already an RN4 and would like to...
    Jan 30, '11
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  23. Compensation for Nurse Educators
    Hi- I am currently doing our nurse educator job as an additional duty for the past 3 years. My unit will now opening a new job up as a full-time educator for staff education/ orientation because...
    Mar 6, '08
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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