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  1. Need help with licensing info!!!
    Hello...On the main page for Illinois BON, there is a blue hyperlink "Request Certification/Verification" that answers a lot of your questions. It's under the "Resources and Publications" section. It...
    Feb 23
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  2. Transfer Center
    Is "transfer center" another term for telephone triage? This is the first I've heard I've heard that term.
    Sep 5, '13
    Forum: Telephone Triage Nursing
  3. Nurse Interview
    NRKB, I would be happy to send a pic of my drivers license to your phone or web page and provide a list of the states that I have license. That way you will be able to verify on each board of...
    Jul 21, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  4. Nurse Interview
    Lol :) thank-you! I'm working on the questions right now..
    Jul 20, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  5. Nurse Interview
    I can help!
    Jul 20, '13
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  6. Interview request
    Hello, I am an RN-BSN student working on a research class. Iím looking for an infection control nurse that would be willing to answer 3 questions about the surgical hand scrub process at your...
    Jun 21, '13
    Forum: Infectious Disease Nursing
  7. Too young/ early in life to be in Nursing Program?
    You go, girl.. I admire your ambition so much. When I was in my early 40s, I moved back home with my parents when I started an LPN to RN bridge program. I drastically cut works hours or didn't...
    Jun 12, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  8. Book recommendation?
    Highly recommended: The Midwife by Gay Courter. Home Before Morning: The Story of an Army Nurse in Vietnam by Lynda Van Devanter. I loved both of these books..
    May 25, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Night shifters - ever experience this?
    I used to have trouble getting a straight 7-8 hrs of sleep during the day until I tried this: I started pinning up a heavy blanket over my bedroom window, then closing really heavy light-blocking,...
    Sep 28, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. Interview
    Thank-you, Psychcns. I sent you a PM :-)
    Sep 2, '12
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  11. Interview
    Hello, I have 21 yrs of LPN and RN experience, and Iím back in school for my BSN. In one of my classes, I am asked to interview a nurse practitioner. Would anyone be willing to help me with...
    Sep 2, '12
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  12. Please any tips/encouragement for a Second Yr Student who is Freaking ?
    I'd recommend recording your classes, and in the evening listen to the recording and document word-for-word what the instructor said during the class, or update lecture notes you took during class....
    Aug 23, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  13. RN or EMT-P?
    You should consider flight nursing as well.
    Jul 25, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  14. Ultrasound Tech Telling Patients She is a Nurse
    Wonder why she doesn't go for the gold and call herself a physician or a nurse practitioner? Just curious :rolleyes: The Texas BON publishes a nurse imposter list about twice a month or so with...
    Jun 22, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  15. CA BVNPT / change of address
    I would recommend emailing them too. They would not renew my license because they said I had a name or address change which I needed to officially update with them. Neither was true, so I called them...
    Jun 21, '12
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  16. WGU RN-BSN 11/1/11 start
    This is true. A 4-credit Intro to Chemistry class with a lab will satisfy the Biochem requirement. When my transcript eval was done, my Intro to Chem class did not initially transfer. I submitted a...
    Nov 17, '11
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  17. WGU RN-BSN 10/01/11 start...anyone with me?
    When you are on the site, do a search for WGU RN to BSN Discussion Group, and this should bring up the link.
    Nov 3, '11
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  18. WGU RN-BSN 10/01/11 start...anyone with me?
    Hi, I just started the program and have one course completed so far. Everything is very straightforward and easy to follow once they open up the Portal for you. There's not much that can be done...
    Nov 3, '11
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  19. Does this make me an "RN snob"?
    This is so not true. States have scopes of practice for most medical specialty areas. When you work outside this scope in a clinical setting, you may be committing an illegal act. You are not...
    Oct 29, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  20. New and need help with call times
    At the beginning of the call, I tell the person that I am able to help with his/her question, and that the call should take approximately 5 or 6 minutes. This has helped me tremendously with keeping...
    Oct 22, '11
    Forum: Telephone Triage Nursing
  21. WGU RN-BSN 10/01/11 start...anyone with me?
    I got the emails late last night. It's nice knowing that a bunch of us will be starting this together :)
    Sep 29, '11
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  22. New Grad Freaking Out!!!!!!!!!!!
    45 patients are way too many. Run for the hills. Not safe nor fair. That's one of the biggest patient loads I've ever heard of for that shift. I can't believe it would even be possible to get the...
    Sep 26, '11
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  23. Low income mothers.. what teachings can I provide them with?
    Yes..pretty much daily at my job. Sometimes things like transportation keeps expectant mothers from their appts. Or finding child care for the mother's other children for her to go to an appt. One...
    Sep 26, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  24. WGU RN-BSN 10/01/11 start...anyone with me?
    I'll be doing the RN-BSN program. 86toronado...just curious, have you taken a chemistry class in the past? I took a 4-credit general chem class at a university and was crossing my fingers that it...
    Sep 26, '11
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing
  25. WGU RN-BSN 10/01/11 start...anyone with me?
    Yes yes yes!! So excited to get started. Now if only my employer could hustle it up to give me thumbs up for tuition reimbursement :uhoh3:
    Sep 24, '11
    Forum: Western Governors University Online Nursing