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  1. What to ask someone who passed NCLEX on 3rd try?
    I just emptied out my inbox so it should work now :) Sorry!
    Mar 27
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  2. What to ask someone who passed NCLEX on 3rd try?
    I have the opportunity to interview a student who passed NCLEX on her third attempt...if you were talking to her, what would you want to know? What questions should I ask her? I want to make the...
    Mar 27
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  3. NCLEX Classes: Teaching?
    Sorry about that, thanks. :shy:
    Mar 16
    Forum: Entrepreneurs in Nursing
  4. Exit hesi version 7 retake 4???
    The schools can buy different versions of the HESI exam, so while I don't know the exact method for numbering the versions, it really doesn't matter which one you take. All of the versions will be...
    Mar 12
    Forum: HESI Exit Exam Help
  5. advice regarding course choice
    If you're only doing it for the purpose of trying to get in nursing school, then I would probably skip it. You can show on your application that you have previous nursing experience from your work...
    Mar 12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  6. HESI reviews
    In general, any NCLEX review course or materials could be used to prepare for HESI. I haven't had any personal experience with a specific HESI Review course, but I know they're not as common as...
    Mar 10
    Forum: HESI Exit Exam Help
  7. NCLEX RN Strategies
    Yes, the Kaplan strategies book is a good one...I recommend it to my students who want to improve their test-taking strategy for NCLEX. If you're looking for ideas on how to master pharmacology,...
    Mar 10
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  8. Pre-Nursing Nurse Camp!!!!!
    Yay, that is awesome! Congrats on all your hard work, and good luck as you start the next part of your journey to BSN :)
    May 23, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  9. NCLEX Classes: Teaching?
    I suggest starting out offering 1-2 types of classes just so that you can focus your time and develop quality course materials. As you get experience finding your ideal customer, you will also...
    Jan 21, '13
    Forum: Entrepreneurs in Nursing
  10. Pre-Nursing Nurse Camp!!!!!
    Wow, I remember when you first posted this thread and I can't believe how long it's been since then! Thanks for the update, that is awesome that you have come so far. Congrats on only 6 months left!
    Nov 12, '12
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  11. Question about the 6 rights of medication administration?
    Thanks for coming back to share the correct answer, and not leaving us in suspense! I think I would have picked documentation, too. But this is a perfect example of a question where it's sooo...
    Oct 1, '12
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  12. NCLEX Classes: Teaching?
    Hi velmalws! I find that tutoring is still much needed by many nursing students. The biggest challenge is finding a format that pays you what you're worth as a tutor. Obviously, most nursing...
    Sep 27, '12
    Forum: Entrepreneurs in Nursing
  13. HESI questions
    Donaldo11: I don't think that the different schools can automatically see your results unless you took the exam at their school. My experience is based more on the HESI exit exam, though, but I am...
    Jul 18, '11
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  14. Pain: prioritized #1 or not?
    If you're prioritizing and thinking in terms of an exam (like NCLEX), my understanding is that pain is always considered a "psychosocial" need. In that way, it would be prioritized after things like...
    Jul 17, '11
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  15. Feel like such a failure..
    Yay!! Congrats! :yeah:
    Nov 12, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  16. Job availability for nurse educators
    I love your thoughts on the reasons people get into nursing, and the importance of passing on the love of NURSING (not just a flexible JOB) on to students. But I would challenge the idea that the...
    Sep 16, '10
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  17. Well, No Nursing for Me
    Thought I would throw in my two cents... I think llg put it very well, as did mcmgal. It is not that exit exams are inherently wrong, it is that they are gravely misused by some nursing schools...
    Aug 25, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  18. Is Failure to thrive in an 81 yr old lung caner pt considered a psychosocial Dx?
    Sounds like it would work to me. Although I think it's funny that the Adult Failure to thrive nursing dx is psychosocial, while the childhood failure to thrive medical dx is very much physical. Ah...
    Aug 22, '10
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  19. help with psychosocial nursing diagnoses
    2) I would say that situational crisis can definitely be a r/t factor, especially if the crisis exceeds the pt's current coping strategies. 3) I might identify the r/t as "increased anxiety in...
    Aug 22, '10
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  20. Newly graduated MA looking for RN programs
    I took A&P online and Micro at the same time, and I thought that was fine. I would give it try since you won't have to work and are already familiar with the material.
    Jul 22, '10
    Forum: Virginia Nursing
  21. Any parents in NS without a support system?
    I don't know how babysitease.com works, but on sittercity.com you can post whatever price you want. There is a recommended "going rate," but you get to decide what you want to pay and if someone is...
    Jul 1, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  22. Pre-Nursing Nurse Camp!!!!!
    Lol! I'm glad you still have your sense of humor PatMac10! That really sounds awesome. I was an OR nurse, so I'm especially glad they gave you the run-down on what it's like to work in an OR. ...
    Jun 30, '10
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  23. Newly graduated MA looking for RN programs
    Yay! It's so nice to be able to make a decisions so that you can start moving forward. Good luck meeting with the counselor. Definitely ask about transferring A&P, but if it's been a while since...
    Jun 29, '10
    Forum: Virginia Nursing
  24. Interesting LPN Program: Thoughts
    No kidding! I know some people who've gone through Medical school (and I've seen the residents at the hospital), and it is ridiculous. I happen to think that evening clinicals followed by morning...
    Jun 29, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  25. Interesting LPN Program: Thoughts
    There are definitely pros and cons to doing that way (at least in my opinion). Don't be afraid based on what others have posted, just remember that a lot of times people come here to vent their...
    Jun 28, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Student


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