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  1. Need advice
    Hello fellow new grad :) I have been working at my first nursing position for 8 months now. Orientation was scary, but being off the first month or so of orientation was even worse. Everyone is...
    Feb 25, '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  2. Can't find a job. New Grad RN!
    I would definatly contact every nurse you have numbers for! A new nurse might know if their floor is still hiring. There could be hundreds of applications for one position, but if someone recommends...
    Jan 31, '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  3. advice please :) new nurse...
    Hey Everyone! Thanks everyone in advance for reading this, and for giving me advice. I am a new nurse who has been working 7 months at my hospitals ED. While I really enjoy it, My heart is in L&D....
    Jan 31, '13
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  4. Can't find a job. New Grad RN!
    It took me 6 months to find my first nursing job. I reccomend asking everyone you know who is a nurse or knows a nurse and see if they can get you in contact with a manager. That is the only way I...
    Jan 31, '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  5. leaving first nursing job before 1 year mark?
    Hey guys, So I decided to stay in the ED and not pursue the position on the surgical floor. I plan on contacting the nurse manager for L&D and her know that I am interested in working on her unit. ...
    Jan 31, '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  6. leaving first nursing job before 1 year mark?
    The L&D position that I saw was months ago. It said 2 years of med/surg required. Like I said, it was only one posting in the last year, so when I do apply, I want to have at least the minimum...
    Jan 30, '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  7. leaving first nursing job before 1 year mark?
    I have been looking at my hospitals job postings for over a year and have only seen one posting for L&D and not one for post partum. I didnt apply for the L&D position because it was the 3p-3a shift...
    Jan 30, '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  8. leaving first nursing job before 1 year mark?
    Hey guys. I have been working in the ED for 7 months, but I am casual which means I am not guarunteed any hours.If I were to apply for a full time position, I would have to work 3p-3a, which...
    Jan 29, '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  9. The good, the bad, and the ugly
    just realized this is work related events. ops
    Jan 21, '13
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. 6 months as an RN!
    Hello everyone! I am excited to say that I have officially been working at my first nursing job for 6 months! I know it doesnt seem like something to be excited about, but Im starting to feel a...
    Jan 7, '13
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  11. First interview for the ED, help!
    Some of the questions I got when I interviewed in the ED where I currently work...1) Tell me about a time during clinicals where you had to think fast? 2) What is your biggest fear about being a...
    Dec 5, '12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  12. Need advice please
    Thanks for the replies. I just don't want it to seem like I'm not grateful for the job I have now. It took me 6 months and over 100 applications to get it. I'm so nervous and don't know how to go...
    Nov 29, '12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  13. Need advice please
    Hey everyone! I am a new grad who has worked for the past 5 months in the ER. I am not oriented to my hospitals entire ER because I am a part of the casual staff who only works in certain areas of...
    Nov 28, '12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  14. how long did it take for you to get into L&D nursing?
    I love the hospital I am at now and I want to stay there for my whole career but they don't have any l&d positions open right now. I'm not sure if I should contact the nurse manager on that floor, or...
    Nov 26, '12
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  15. how long did it take for you to get into L&D nursing?
    Hello everyone! I am a new grad and have been working as an RN part time in the ER for almost 6 months. I plan to stay at least 1 year and then begin searching for my dream job as a labor and...
    Nov 25, '12
    Forum: Ob/Gyn Nursing
  16. If you could pick your ideal job in nursing, what would it be?
    L&D day shift monday - friday 7-330. I would love to have weekends off!
    Nov 25, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Pretty bad at starting IV's
    Thank you guys so much for the advice. I know that I need to take my time looking for a good vein, but because Im working in the ER I feel like I need to be quick because most patients need fluids/...
    Nov 21, '12
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  18. Pretty bad at starting IV's
    I get the opportunity to start a few every day, plus some blood draws. I get a flash and then cannot advance the catheter, I guess because I went through the vein. Occasionally I will get one that I...
    Nov 21, '12
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  19. Pretty bad at starting IV's
    I am a new RN, just out of school, and have been off orientation for a few weeks. I am having trouble with starting IV's and find that I need help with about half of them. It is very frustrating...
    Nov 20, '12
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure


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