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  1. Just a little advice after a year in the ICU.
    In regards to ignoring all the naysayers I would like to ask something. I'm due to be a new RN grad in December however I have been an LPN in nonacute care for a few years now. I have immensely...
    May 29
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  2. I got the scholarship!!!!
    So many congratulations to you as well. I also just received a nursing scholarship and no words even match the excitement and honor and pride you feel. I wish you all the best in all your...
    Nov 7, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  3. Got an rn scholarship interview!
    So the two major hospital systems in my area are partnered with my college and make available a small number of tuition -payment- for -2- year -work -contract scholarships. This is all I ever...
    Nov 7, '13
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  4. A Day in the Life: Measuring Magic
    Totally made my day. :) thanks for spreading the magic!
    Oct 10, '13
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  5. Where Do I Go from Here?
    You are a nurse. And a d@mn good one. Maybe you're not in crux of it all anymore, but you're a damn good inspiration. I look forward to reading your articles so often because you give me a hope and I...
    Aug 21, '13
    Forum: Nursing and Professionalism
  6. I need help, advice, support, anything you can give
    Thanks so much. I graduated at 17, turned 18, graduated high school and then am now 20 doing this. I keep trying to keep my head up to but it seems I can never catch up. My nervousness and impulsive...
    Jul 18, '13
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  7. Life is now vague
    Hey, I'm right there with you. For all the facts that nurses are supposed to just exude caring, patience, and compassion, it feels like this field has very little of it for us in return. But we fight...
    Jul 17, '13
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  8. I need help, advice, support, anything you can give
    I feel like I have no one to turn to at this point. With everything going on in my life, I finally understand how easy it could for someone to give into depression and turn to suicide. Not that I am...
    Jul 17, '13
    Forum: Health / Stress Management 101
  9. LPN-RN Transition Broward College 2013
    I didddddddddd! :) congrats to you as well btw
    Apr 8, '13
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  10. Nurse refused to give CPR
    I work in a job that has the same exact policy and it is very concerning to me. However, if she lived in a state with no Good Samaritan law and the woman did have a DNR order, what would happen then...
    Mar 5, '13
    Forum: Nursing News
  11. Dear Nursing Students/Orientees: A Love Note from the Preceptor from Hell
    I wish I worked with you. Christ help me become an RN already.
    Dec 4, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  12. The Lousy, Awful, Crazy, Rotten, *Really* Bad Day
    Oh my God I know this feeling because I work in an assisted living facility and sometimes with days like these, you just don't know what to think or what else could POSSIBLY come your way. Blessed be...
    Oct 28, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. MDC LPN -> RN Transiton Spring 2013
    I too plan to apply for the Fall term and wanted to know the facts on doing it online full time
    Oct 27, '12
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  14. I will fear no evil: for you are with me
    So incredibly generous of you to write this. Your words have moved so many and I thank you for that. :)
    Oct 2, '12
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  15. New LPN in LTC. Time mgmt tips/tricks? Med pass advice? etc....
    It may be half and half. Half of your preceptor's abilities might be her personality and the other half is definitely the fact that she is a regular there and probably tries to stick to the same...
    Aug 5, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  16. Is nursing in Florida (Miami) really as bad as it sounds?
    I have lived around the Miami area since I was a little girl and now work as an LPN here, I can't imagine any professional reasons that I would wish to stay here longer than necessary. Pay is very...
    Aug 5, '12
    Forum: Florida Nursing
  17. Florida Experiencing A Shortage Of Nurses
    Florida is one of the worst states for nurses. The turnover rate for the only jobs that will barely-so take new grads be it RN/LPN that are med surg, tele, LTC and LTAC is insane. It is so hard to...
    Mar 21, '12
    Forum: Nursing News
  18. Hang in there new Grads and New Nurses it does get better..I PROMISE
    I swear after reading your experience with your first year of nursing, I must say I feel so much better about going into my 3-11 shift in a few hours despite how I normally dread the hell out of it....
    Mar 21, '12
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  19. Should I stay or should I go? ALF nightmare!!!!
    And I WISH we had med techs at our facility.
    Mar 21, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  20. Should I stay or should I go? ALF nightmare!!!!
    I swear I'm in almost an identical situation as many of you. I too just began a job at an LTC/rehabilitation facility and I find myself wanting to kill myself even before I get to the floor. Between...
    Mar 21, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  21. I dont know if I'm cut out for this.
    Thank you :3
    Mar 17, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  22. I dont know if I'm cut out for this.
    Thank you so much for your comment, it was incredibly empathetic and uplifting. See you on the upside ;)
    Feb 22, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  23. Discouraged after first day training on new job :(
    I have the same issues. I'm also a new LPN that's now on her own and boy do I feel so ******. Usually I'll have anywhere from 20 acute to 30 (8 acute and the rest long term) but boy is there SO much...
    Feb 21, '12
    Forum: Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing
  24. I dont know if I'm cut out for this.
    I recently started a new job as a brand new LPN on a very busy long term care/rehabilitation center, part of a very big corporation. I was given a 7 day orientation and have since started out on...
    Feb 21, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  25. Your 1st Year as a Nurse: Advice & Tips
    Thank you so much for this. I'm a new nurse as well and I swear I hate myself sometimes on my new job for all those reasons you listed. I'm struggling just like anybody that is new but I hope things...
    Feb 13, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Student


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