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  1. Undergrad GPA?
    ZManSC, How does Frontier Calculate GPA and how heavily does it weigh in an Admission decision? Specifically for RNs who completed a RN to BSN program? I am finishing up my BSN at WGU and have...
    Aug 21
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  2. Why did you become a Nurse Practitioner?
    I think that time as a RN can be really helpful, but I also think that the amount of time is very dependent on the individual and their "particularities". I do think there are some who could jump in...
    Aug 21
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  3. Vent: My OR experience not enough for grad school
    Your experience is valuable and OR nurses are prepared to handle some things that unit based nurses aren't. Having floor based Peds experience will just FINE TUNE your knowledge and treatment...
    Aug 18
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  4. Minute Clinic, Take Care Clinic, Retail etc
    I hope be applying to FNP programs within the next 6 months. I have always been fascinated by the idea of convenient care clinics (or retailhealth). I think the concept is innovative to say the...
    Aug 7
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  5. Wssu fnp program fall 2013
    Thanks! For that helpful info. Are any WSSU students do clinical with CVS minute clinics? Sent from my iPhone using allnurses
    Jul 22
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  6. looking for NP or DNP school
    Not yet. I have to finish my RN to BSN program first, hopefully I will be done between October and December of this year so I can apply for late summer or fall of next year for FNU! Sent from...
    Jul 5
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  7. looking for NP or DNP school
    Frontier Nursing Universiry is one of the only out of state/distance University that is approved by the UNC Board of Governors to take NC students who can, for lack if a better word, legally do...
    Jun 28
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  8. Anyone from public health background?
    I have heard of RNs in Public Health doing those things. They did it during my health department rotations in school here in Southeast (rural) NC. I remember asking how they could legally do those...
    Jun 2
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  9. Current/Former Chapel Hill or University of Alabama NP students, help please?
    Graduating from UNC would look good "name-wise", if your concerned with that type of thing. It is a well established State school that is also a respected nursing school in general. With the whole NC...
    May 18
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  10. online FNP program no GRE for NC
    FNU is now accepting NC students! Sent from my iPhone using allnurses
    Apr 30
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  11. Online FNP in North Carolina
    Just saw on FNU's (Frontier) Facebook page that they are now able to accept NC applicants!!! I'm so excited!!! It's about time the Board of a Governors let them know. I think they can only accept...
    Apr 24
    Forum: Post Graduate Nursing Student: MSN/DNP/DNSc/PhD
  12. NC and Distance/Out-of-State NP Programs
    Just saw on FNU's (Frontier) Facebook page that they are now able to accept NC applicants!!! I'm so excited!!! It's about time the Board of a Governors let them know. I think they can only accept...
    Apr 24
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  13. Shameless Request: What is the easiest NP program to go to? Botox Nurse seeks easy NP
    I must say that I agree that education is an invaluable thing. However, because im educated I know that limits must be applied when it comes to how much debt I'm willing to go into in order to...
    Apr 18
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  14. NP to MD bridge program
    I personally don't think it's an extremely far out concept. Nor do I feel it's an impossibility for the future. Now, how far in the future this could possibly happen is the true question into...
    Apr 17
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  15. Local hospital now says "BSN or MSN preferred" for all bedside positions?!
    In my RN to BSN program there is no individual patho/pharm course required as a prerequisite. There is no pharm/Patho course in the curriculum, this seems to be the case with many RN to BSN programs....
    Apr 5
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  16. Local hospital now says "BSN or MSN preferred" for all bedside positions?!
    Exactly. We had separate Pharm coursework in my ADN course and patho integrated into each separate course and specific pharm content according to the area of nursing we were studying too. Now is...
    Apr 3
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  17. I have the time (to pee)
    I agree with the sentiment that it's more so about MAKING the time to use the bathroom. I must admit that Sometimes, though, I just get so caught up in what I'm doing I don't ever feel the urge to...
    Mar 26
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  18. Can a LPN delegate to RN?
    COO isn't a clinical role, it's an administrative one. Anyone with any licensure, or lack there of, can delegate administrative/business-related tasks. For ex. A CNA who is a COO can tell the MD when...
    Mar 21
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  19. NC and Distance/Out-of-State NP Programs
    Thanks zmansc! FNU is my first choice school for when I go to pursue my FNP. I agree that this whole "approval" deal isn't entirely "fair" for a well established and well-known school such as FNU...
    Mar 19
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  20. Can a LPN delegate to RN?
    According to the NC Nursing practice act, it is beyond the scope of practice for a LPN to assign nursing activities to a RN. However, the LPN act in non-clinical supervisory role. ...
    Mar 19
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  21. NC and Distance/Out-of-State NP Programs
    Apparently if they aren't on the list, the no. I'm not sure though. The list hasn't changed in over a year. I am wondering of any school will ever be approved. I talked to Frontier and they said they...
    Mar 19
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  22. Am I too young to get my Masters?
    I started nursing school at 18 and became a RN at 20. I got my first choice job on a CVICU and I love it!!! I wanted to get a year experience because I felt I needed it. It's all about what you are...
    Mar 19
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  23. Am I too young to go straight to get my Masters degree
    I became a nurse (ADN) at 20 (about 4 months before turning 21) and hope to start grad school in the next year, before I turn 23. I will have been a nurse a little over a year if I start in August of...
    Mar 19
    Forum: Advanced Practice Nursing
  24. Part-Time NP Programs: Opinions?
    Can the church say Amen???? Praise!!! Sent from my iPhone using allnurses
    Mar 17
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  25. new NP cant find a job
    Futures right. Frontier is usually cited as one if the better online programs. I've never in my 4 years on this board seen someone say that had a major issue with Frontier. It was actually my first...
    Mar 12
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)


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