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  1. Maryville University Summer 2013
    I just received a call, I have been accepted to start august 26th.... see you all there!
    May 31, '13
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  2. Maryville University Nurse Pracitioner Program
    Are you sure you have the right number to call? On my fist call I got a rapid response from an admission advisor and spent about half an hour on the phone with her. Then she sent me an e mail will...
    May 4, '13
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  3. Maryville University FNP Program Fall 2013
    I also applied to start fall 2013, hopefully all goes well. Greetings from Miami
    May 1, '13
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  4. DNR and pacing.
    we do not pace DNR patients in my unit, it is part of the DNR form "No external pacer", "no transvenous pacer".
    May 15, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Why Dogs Make the Best Friends
    Chocolate labs are beautiful :yeah::yeah::yeah:
    Jul 31, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. They won't stop calling me!
    I strongly disagree with you since this nurse has no obligation to do someone else's job. It is the management's responsability to fill in those gat that they allowed in the first place to occur....
    Jul 19, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  7. Will I get a call saying I didn't get the job?
    their way of saying you didn't get is to simply disappear... If I were you I'd give them a friendly follow up call, worked for me ;-) Good luck
    Jul 7, '11
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  8. What is wound care like? what skills needed?
    well it is doable and you can learn quickly. Hopefully they place you might start working at has a wound care team and you can learn from them. I really like wound care, you can see some tough cases...
    Jul 7, '11
    Forum: Wound / Ostomy / Continence Nursing
  9. Pay for new grad
    in Miami
    Jul 6, '11
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  10. How long is the orientation period in the SNF/LTC?
    as a new grad I received 4 weeks of orientation then on my own witout letting me know, it it was good to eliminate the stress of knowing "today is my first night on my own" since 8 am in the morning...
    Jul 6, '11
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  11. LTC Orientation for New Grad RN
    That happened to me too when they called to offer a job, it is probably three days general orientation plus the 2-3 weeks clinical orientation
    Jul 6, '11
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  12. Do hospitals incur a net gain or a net loss from the training of a new graduate RN?
    :yeah::yeah::yeah:Best post around...way to go!!! Kudos, Kudos, Kudos:up::up::up:
    Jul 6, '11
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  13. Do hospitals incur a net gain or a net loss from the training of a new graduate RN?
    yes, way off topic but OMGGG!!! what were they thinking?? no justice for that kid ? only guilty for lying to a police officer? what about not reporting that kid missing for 31 days while she was seen...
    Jul 6, '11
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  14. Favorite CEU sites?
    If you belong to the Academy of Med surg Nusing (AMSN.com) they have awesome articles from journals that you ready and they give you CEUs
    Jul 1, '11
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  15. Where to go from med surg
    IMHO you could try any new area to see which one will hit that excitment button... don't go to home health, there are better options out there for you
    Jun 28, '11
    Forum: Medical-Surgical Nursing
  16. 3rd week as an RN!
    it is totally normal when u first start to not even do well report, you are not expected to do well period...it is a period of adjust,emt and you will be on your own doing everything a nurse does in...
    Jun 28, '11
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  17. Pay for new grad
    my facility in south florida pays 25.29 to new grads plus 5 dollars differential for nights and 6.50 differential for weekends
    Jun 28, '11
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  18. Vaccination administration question - Help
    I agree with this poster...not everything is black and white. Sometimes, given the special situation you have to adjust the way things are done to make sure you inject the medication into the muscle....
    Jun 24, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  19. Can you prick a diabetic too hard?
    Like almost everyone else have said you are not alone in this. I am fairly new nurse and I remember how embarrasing it was so spend almost 5 minutes to try to pop a pill out of the package only for...
    Jun 24, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. Orienting woes!
    I wouldnt say it's OK to go to human resources. This is a person that graduated and has a lot to learn, probably needs the money and the benefits from a jod too. I understand patient safety is the...
    Jun 9, '11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  21. Administering Capsules
    sometimes the best option just doesnt exist, hopefully pharmacy can change the rout or the preparation of the medication but if not, I open it and mix it with apple sauce, I rather do that that have...
    Jun 8, '11
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  22. BLS or ACLS new Grad
    Id say if you can afford ACLS it is much better. With the job market as bad as it is these days it makes you a better prepare candidate, also there are places that will give you both cartifications...
    Jun 8, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  23. IV fluids in LTC setting?
    At my facility we do it everyday, specially Abx.... we have plenty of infections so for sure everyday I go to work I know i will be hanging some type of abx ... IVF not that much... NSS and 1/2 NS...
    May 11, '11
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  24. lazy preceptor I need help
    Just try to learn the good thing this preceptor might be able to teach you and once you are on your own you can make sure you wash ur hands every time you have patient contact, make sure you educate...
    May 6, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  25. RN Orientation Length
    Registered Nurse in Miami, FL LTAC patients (in pretty bad condition) 50 beds hospital ... 4 weeks of orientation, could extend to 6 only if really needed
    Apr 30, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion


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