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  1. PACU preceptorship at a women's hospital
    I was just assigned to a 5 week assignment in the PACU of a women's hospital. I know the majority of patients will be c-sections with regional anesthesia, as well as post hysterectomies. I wasn't...
    Apr 28, '13
    Forum: PACU Nursing
  2. Practicum in PACU, women's hospital
    I received my practicum assignment and it's in a women's hospital in their PACU. I am NOT happy with this assignment at all. I have no desire to ever work in surgery or women's medicine. Have...
    Apr 26, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. Abolishing the Pinning Ceremony
    I know I'm chiming in long after the thread was posted, however, I was just informed that my school will no longer be holding pinning ceremonies, starting next year. They are converting our gymnasium...
    Oct 4, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. School no longer does pinning....
    They no longer have the space because they are converting the gymnasium into a fitness/wellness center. We are all pretty bummed. We are still hoping to convince the school to come up with an...
    Oct 4, '12
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  5. School no longer does pinning....
    We were informed last week that our college is no longer going to perform pinning ceremonies for nursing graduates. Our class is a saddened and angry, we looked forward to walking across that stage...
    Oct 3, '12
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  6. Is the Valencia College lpn-rn hard to get into?
    No it is not similar, it is much harder to get into. You have to have all of your pre-reqs completed, take the TEAS, be IV certified, CPR up to date, and then pay he app fee. They have a new group...
    Oct 3, '12
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  7. How long does it take to become a RN from a LPN in florida?
    The actual bridge program is typically 1 year (3 semesters). What will take you the longest is completing the prerequisites for the RN bridge.
    Mar 27, '12
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  8. Ready to Apply CT Community Colleges- Nursing Program 2012
    I am applying to bridge in to finish my RN. I am currently working as an LPN. I don't know what my GPA is yet since they need to configure it once my transcripts get to the school. My A&P I grade was...
    Dec 31, '11
    Forum: Connecticut Nursing
  9. Transferring to CT, and want to finish nursing degree at CTCC.
    Hi, My husband I and are planning on relocating to Connecticut to be close to his family. I am currently trying to get into an LPN-RN bridge program here in Orlando, but it's difficult since there is...
    Apr 13, '11
    Forum: Connecticut Nursing
  10. RN Transition Program cancelled due to poor enrollment numbers.....
    I will most likely be applying to Valencia's transition program. I'm not feeling to positive that I'll get in though. They only take 24 people each term and the lowest GPA they've taken the last 2...
    Apr 5, '11
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  11. RN Transition Program cancelled due to poor enrollment numbers.....
    I am so upset. The college I was scheduled to begin my transition program at cancelled the program for this summer because the enrollment numbers were too low. I attend Seminole State College (SSC)...
    Apr 4, '11
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  12. Who has taken the TEAS V more than once?
    If you have taken the TEAS version V more than once what differences did you notice between the 2 tests? My first attempt had a LOT of chemistry in the science section and I failed that section. I...
    Jan 7, '11
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  13. who's taken the teas v???
    I took it last month (Dec 2010) and did not really prepare for it. I did on every section but the science and it was HARD. My school requires a minimum of 73 to get into the RN program and I got a...
    Jan 7, '11
    Forum: TEAS Exam Help
  14. Microbiology - Fall 2008
    Well, Our class got our exam results last night for our first lecture exam. They were not good. Out of 19 students (down from 24 the first week), there were 3 B's, 3 C's, 5 D's and 8 F's. I am very...
    Oct 10, '08
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  15. Seminole Community College
    I am taking Micro and A&P this fall. I have Micro on Tue & Thur nights at the Lake Mary campus.
    Aug 23, '08
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  16. Microbiology - Fall 2008
    I would love to join the study group. My class starts 8/25 as well. I am also an older student (36) and I have a 4 year old and a 20 month old. This class makes me nervous!!!:eek: I am taking it...
    Aug 20, '08
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  17. online rn to bsn
    Seminole Community College, has an online/distance LPN to RN program. I believe it is 75% distance learning with very little time spent at the campus in Altamonte.
    Apr 24, '08
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice