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  1. Maryville University FNP Program Recent Student's Reviews
    Do you know anyone who has graduated and passed the licensing exam? How hard was it to set up your clinicals? What is the eval process re: clinicals? Did you have to pay your clinical instructors? ...
    Dec 17, '13
    Forum: Student Nurse Practitioner
  2. Words of wisdom/advice for new hospice nurse?
    Get organized! That's true for all nursing. There's a lot of paperwork/documentation in hospice, to the point that sometimes it feels like all I do is do paper/computer work.
    Aug 15, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  3. Hospice nurses required to take marketing territory?
    Hi, The nurses at my for-profit hospice are now required to have marketing territories on top of our other duties. We are responsible for getting the facilities to give us admissions. We are...
    Aug 15, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  4. Pattern of colleague harassment - what to do?
    I am not sure how to describe this, and am considering what to do. There is a nurse at our hospice who has a long history of coming into conflict with coworkers, filing complaints, and what is worse,...
    May 12, '13
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  5. Nursing Informatics degree vs. Informations Systems degree
    How does one get involved in informatics with no informatics experience? What is the job market like?
    Apr 10, '13
    Forum: Nursing Informatics
  6. 2015 DNP Requirement for APNs
    Ok, so what does this mean - American Association of Colleges of Nursing | Frequently Asked Questions I'd just like to be able to figure this out once and for all! Inquiring Nurses want to...
    Mar 24, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  7. NP in Hospice?
    Hi, I am working in hospice, thinking of getting my NP. What does the day in the life of a hospice NP look like? Manageable schedule? Massive overtime? How much on call, patient load, etc and what do...
    Mar 7, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  8. APN or NP in hospice
    I am interested in the same thing. What are the job prospects of NP's in hospice? What does your day look like as a hospice NP? Is it massive amounts of overtime or a manageable workload? Thanks,
    Mar 7, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  9. GRE's needed for NP programs?
    Hi, do NP programs require GRE's? Does it matter if I have a master's degree in something else? Thanks, Jennifer
    Mar 7, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  10. Is an NP worth it? What does your daily life look like?
    Hi, I have been working as a nurse for two years, in ltc, dialysis and hospice, which I love. I am kicking around the idea of going back for my NP, but am wondering - is it worth it? What does your...
    Mar 7, '13
    Forum: Pre-Nurse Practitioner Inquiry
  11. Medical Writing
    Hello all, I have been a nurse for about two years now. Prior to that, one of the ways I helped pay the bills was via freelance writing. I am wondering if anyone here has any experience with...
    Mar 4, '13
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  12. hospice nurse job duties
    That varies depending on census- from7 to 13 or14 with some having multiple visits per week. So it is usu between 13 and 22 visits per week with a 60 mile travel radius admissions recerts and vigils....
    Feb 28, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  13. Hospice RN pay exempt or nonexempt
    Hi, I recently noticed that some of our company's hospice offices hire for nurses as exempt (our facility does this. We are paid salary, mileage, beeper pay for when we are on call and visit pay for...
    Feb 13, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  14. hospice nurse job duties
    My day varies depending on what happens! We have to give our schedule for the week to the office. At 8am everyone is on the phone or in the office for morning call, where we hear what happened the...
    Feb 13, '13
    Forum: Hospice Nursing
  15. Nurse Practitioner in Palliative care
    Hi, Any NP's here working in Palliative Care/Hospice? I am currently working in hospice and was wondering if it was worth it to get my NP. If you are, what kind of NP degree did you get? What does...
    Dec 23, '12
    Forum: Nurse Practitioners (NP)
  16. Nurses regularly assigned tech station
    mcuatlacuatl Where do you work - and are they hiring? :-)
    Nov 15, '12
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  17. Is this what being an RN in dialysis is like?
    Sounds like dialysis to me. Just think - there's some guy at the top of the food chain who wants to take his mistress to the south of France, or buy himself another yacht. So, we work short so he...
    Nov 15, '12
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  18. Nurses regularly assigned tech station
    We have 12 patients to a side. On Saturdays the nurse is automatically assigneda four person station plus being responsible for all 12 pt. There are a total of 24 chairs and. If a tech calls in that...
    Oct 18, '12
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  19. Nurses regularly assigned tech station
    Is it typical for nurses to regularly be assigned to run an entire tech station plus do the nursing duties on a chronic unit? If so, how do you ever get everything done. They are both full time jobs....
    Oct 17, '12
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  20. Travel nursing - managing licenses in different states
    Hello, I am thinking about travel nursing in the future and am curious - do you apply for a new license every time you go to a new state? I live on the OH/IN border and when I added an Indiana...
    Oct 10, '12
    Forum: Travel Nursing
  21. Pulled from floor by "Men in Black"
    Knock Knock Who's there? HIPPA HIPPA Who? Sorry, I can't tell you that. :roflmao:
    Oct 10, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  22. Dialysis Staff Schedules
    Coleebee, I am working in a chronic center. We run 3 shifts on mwf, 2 shifts on tths plus a nocturnal on stt. The first nurse comes in at 5.30 AM every day. On MWF mornings the nocturnal nurses...
    Oct 10, '12
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  23. Dialysis Staff Schedules
    do you Work acutes or outpatient?UOTE=jlynn2303;6975842]Hello all, Just out of curiosity - I am wondering what work schedules look like in different places - In center Hemo, PD and inpatient/acute...
    Oct 9, '12
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  24. Dialysis Staff Schedules
    Hello all, Just out of curiosity - I am wondering what work schedules look like in different places - In center Hemo, PD and inpatient/acute dialysis. Does anyone get 40 hours? Do you get...
    Oct 8, '12
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology
  25. Recomend a basic dialysis text book?
    Hi, I am a relatively new nurse (1-1/2 years) who has recently started at an outpatient unit. I am looking for a clear, basic text book so that I can do some more in depth reading on some of the...
    Sep 29, '12
    Forum: Dialysis / Renal / Urology


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