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  1. Are you an LPN?
    My particular floor has no RN on nights any more.
    7:11 pm
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  2. Are you an LPN?
    The floors in my facility are pretty much 2 RNs and the rest are PNs.
    7:10 pm
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  3. foreign nurse in Quebec
    French and British side of what? You will need to be fluent in French to work in Quebec. Do a search on here as there have been many threads about immigrating to Quebec.
    Jul 24
    Forum: International Nursing
  4. Moving to Germany for nursing school.
    Going to school in Germany would be one thing. Getting a work visa so you could stay and work would be a different story. Going to school in a foreign country does not mean you can stay and work....
    Jul 24
    Forum: World Nursing
  5. is operating room certification a requirement?
    Was it listed as a requirement?
    Jul 24
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  6. is operating room certification a requirement?
    The perioperative certificate is a requirement to work in day surgery at my facility. To actually work in the OR you need the OR certification which is completely different from the perioperative...
    Jul 24
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  7. Can Lpns work in the  Med surg unit  in hospitals?
    Yeah it's like my PICC certification. We very seldom have a patient on our floor with one.
    Jul 23
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  8. What to do: ED physician brought dog to work
    My floor welcomes all kinds of pets. We have dogs ona regular basis and we have had a few cats and once a miniature horse and recently a bird. I say leave the matter alone.
    Jul 23
    Forum: Nursing Issues On Patient Safety
  9. About West Coast University transfer..(how to)
    The best thing to do would be to ask the school these questions.
    Jul 23
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  10. Tattoos/piercings?
    Where I work you can't wear anything longer than a t shirt under your scrubs so covering up an arm tattoo is impossible. Any colrs other than those in the natural spectrum aren't allowed.
    Jul 23
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  11. Can Lpns work in the  Med surg unit  in hospitals?
    Yes of course they can. Unlike the US, the scope of PNs is expanding all the time. RPNs/LPNs are being hired in almost all areas now. We are now able to access PICC lines and the rumor is IV push is...
    Jul 22
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  12. general information on LPN (RPN in Ontario) Canadian nurses who travel and more
    The scope for RPNs in Ontario is expanding all the time. RPNs can work in most areas, depending on the facilty. ICU would be one area you wouldn't see them. In my workplace they are in the ER,...
    Jul 22
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  13. Can Nothing by mouth lead to Constipation?
    Common sense and knowledge of pathophysiology is a good way to approach a care plan.
    Jul 21
    Forum: Nursing Student Assistance
  14. Is it ok to be an LPN instead of an RN when working in a hospital???
    I agree. It depends on where you work. I am working in a small hospital and RPNs work on L&D and the ER but not in pediatrics.I went through to be an RPN because I needed a part time program so i...
    Jul 21
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  15. Is Bedside Nursing Really for me?
    No but not being able to tolerate patient care seems odd to me. To each his own I guess. I love taking care of my people,I can't imagine not wanting to. this is what I went to school for.
    Jul 20
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. Is Bedside Nursing Really for me?
    It would be like saying you want to teach kindergarten but you don't want to deal with little kids.
    Jul 20
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  17. Is Bedside Nursing Really for me?
    I am always mystified by people that go into nursing but don't want to take care of patients.
    Jul 20
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  18. rpn/rn renewal of membership questions
    They do ask when you renew how much you worked and where.
    Jul 20
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  19. Canadian Perm. Resident LPN Wishes To Return Home
    Where in Canada are you looking to move? You will not find recruitment agencies for Canada.
    Jul 20
    Forum: Nursing in Canada
  20. Stop the (Deskilling) Merry-Go-Round, I Want to Get OFF!
    Exactly. students that really don't care will use the old " a monkey could do the tasks" line. They don't get it.
    Jul 20
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  21. Am I Being Bullied?
    Actually my coworkers are my best friends. We socialize out of work and know what's going on in each others lives. I recently went to the birthday party for one. Nothing like getting silly with your...
    Jul 19
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  22. Registered Nurse in Philippines credit equivalency in france.
    A year of French will not be enough. A university level French course would require previous French education. Why not just take nursing in a language you already understand? Taking it in France...
    Jul 19
    Forum: World Nursing
  23. Stop the (Deskilling) Merry-Go-Round, I Want to Get OFF!
    This student also made it clear that she had no intention of learning bedside skills. She stated she was going to go into management so she didn't need to learn how to care for a patient. Ultimately...
    Jul 19
    Forum: Nursing Activism / Healthcare Politics
  24. US LPN looking at moving to Canada
    Didn't FSW require a BSN as well?
    Jul 19
    Forum: International Nursing
  25. US LPN looking at moving to Canada
    Oh did they? Hmm. I thought it was just RNs put back on the list. PNs didn'used to qualify for TN visa.
    Jul 19
    Forum: International Nursing


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