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  1. Why is most of the work On Call/part time? Is it consecutive?
    I've been lurking the jobs for about 5 years and I see almost all are On call "Per- Diem" or part time. How can anyone survive on this? I was considering leaving my full time government job...
    Aug 1, '13
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  2. Jobless in Seattle!
    Yes this is what I thought too but apparently in practice, this isn't the case. I do know what you mean, half the applications you can't progress without filling in your license number but I guess...
    Dec 22, '12
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  3. Jobless in Seattle!
    So you moved to WA without a job? Just wondering what methods everyone here used. I am currently out of state and trying to get a job in WA. I might have to move to WA because what is holding me back...
    Dec 21, '12
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  4. Does WA not hire people from out of state??
    Yeah I've done all of that except not getting the interview part. Are you a RN because I'm a LPN. I actually even go to google maps and just call everyone, all 4 or so pages.
    Dec 19, '12
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  5. Does WA not hire people from out of state??
    Thank you everyone! Sorry for the delay. I have been going to the hospital websites. I do realize hospitals likely won't hire me. I just do not want to work with an agency or home health because they...
    Dec 19, '12
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  6. Best and Worst places for LPN opportunities
    Well I am a nurse (LVN/LPN) and my license is apart of the NLC. The Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC) enables multistate licensure for nurses so can anyone comment on any of the following states as a...
    Dec 4, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  7. How is the market for LPNs?
    Jurisprudence wow really? I'm in a state with the Nurse Licensure Compact https://www.ncsbn.org/nlc.htm so does that still apply?
    Dec 4, '12
    Forum: Texas Nursing
  8. How is the market for LPNs?
    No real place in mind to live, I just want to move to Texas to be an LPN. Would I still have any luck finding a job here stable enough to support after a coast to coast move? I have 5 years...
    Dec 4, '12
    Forum: Texas Nursing
  9. How is the market for LPNs?
    No real place in mind to live, I just want to move to Oregon to be an LPN. Would I still have any luck finding a job here stable enough to support after a coast to coast move? I have 5 years...
    Dec 4, '12
    Forum: Oregon Nursing
  10. How is the market for LPNs?
    No real place in mind to live, I just want to move to California to be an LPN. Would I still have any luck finding a job here stable enough to support after a coast to coast move? I have 5 years...
    Dec 4, '12
    Forum: California Nursing
  11. Best and Worst places for LPN opportunities
    Anymore suggestions? LPN going on 5th year of experience here and clearly Seattle is dried up. Been trying for 6 months trust me. How is California? Portland? I'm on the East coast trying to...
    Dec 4, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  12. Does WA not hire people from out of state??
    I have been applying to nearly EVERY listing on craigslist, 24/7! I never get a followup call or any response at all. I am also in the VA system and apply that way to no avail either! I don't...
    Dec 4, '12
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  13. What parts of WA will a LPN have better odds at finding a job?
    I am moving to WA in October and I was wondering what parts of WA are better to look into for jobs? Is it Seattle? Vancoouver? Spokane? Tricities? Are any of these cities more likely to hire an...
    Mar 27, '11
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  14. Prereqs always outdated according to WA schools?
    Ok I am looking for a LPN to RN program in Washington however the prereqs always mention that some classes like math and science will only be accepted if they were TWO years old compared to here...
    Jul 25, '10
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  15. Relocating to Spokane
    Which is the best city in the tri? Is Spokane really that bad? Also can someone suggest good schools in either the TriCities or Spokane that is good for LPN to RN?
    Feb 4, '10
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  16. Wow.. is anyone hiring in Richmond anymore?
    All I am seeing is Flu Shots.. as a LPN with one year LICENSED experience, it is seeming like no one is hiring. I'm not asking anyone to go on careerbuilder and find me a job but have you heard or...
    Oct 14, '09
    Forum: Virginia Nursing
  17. Anyone actually hiring LPNs?
    I see a bunch of jobs by places like providence and Swedish Medical Center but I've spent my summer applying to them along with many of the same positions that are STILL listed as open months later! ...
    Sep 15, '09
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  18. where do I get my finger prints done?
    Hello I am planning to transfer to Seattle. I recently got my finger print kit and I was wondering exactly how or who do I go to get this done? Also why does the process cost so much?? In total...
    Aug 29, '09
    Forum: Virginia Nursing
  19. Where do I get my finger prints done?
    Hello I am in Virginia and planning to transfer. I recently got my finger print kit and I was wondering exactly how or who do I go to get this done? Also why does the process cost so much?? In...
    Aug 29, '09
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  20. Is it really hard to find a job as LPN in WA?
    Thank you VERY much!! I would have been expecting a totally different experience if I did not come here. I hope this thread can help others in the future. I have been able to find many jobs but...
    Aug 13, '09
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  21. Is it really hard to find a job as LPN in WA?
    Wow thanks, so the 8 week process is just to enter you in the system? I called the boards and they were gaving me the impression that I had to wait for something physical. I was even told I could...
    Aug 11, '09
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  22. Is it really hard to find a job as LPN in WA?
    We just sent off for the license. Will it matter if we don't have a physical license yet, but still in the system or will we HAVE to have a PHYSICAL license to get a job??
    Aug 10, '09
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  23. Worth it to get license by endorsement?
    Oh wow I called them three separate times earlier this week and thats what they told me. Any chance they just started this? :(
    Aug 5, '09
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  24. Worth it to get license by endorsement?
    When i called the WA board of nursing i was told i would get a temporary license of sorts while my info is in processing, is this true? I ask because when I applied at jobs and they tell me that...
    Aug 4, '09
    Forum: Washington Nursing
  25. Is it really hard to find a job as LPN in WA?
    thank you
    Jul 30, '09
    Forum: Washington Nursing


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