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  1. Oncology/Neurology
    Thanks! Your info helps. I do know they'll be getting chemo and I'll need to be chemo certified after a year. Other than that, I don't know much yet about the unit. I have to take some hospital...
    Mar 23
    Forum: Oncology Nursing
  2. Oncology/Neurology
    Anyone work in this specialty? I will be working on a neuro/oncology floor and have no idea what to expect. Is this a normal combination of specialties? It seems a little strange to me...
    Mar 8
    Forum: Oncology Nursing
  3. if you graduated in the last 5 years
    I was an LPN for 8 years before completing an LPN-BSN program. I just kept the same job as an RN. That's not one of your options! :)
    Feb 27
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. Thinking about quitting
    I am right there with ya, but I hate to tell you.....you won't get very far as a new grad BSN, either. I have had my BSN since 2013 and still can't get into a hospital....always passed over for...
    Feb 6
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  5. Thinking about quitting
    Ah....good luck educating HR. They already have a job, so they don't care! I've run into this many, many times! I have gone to bypassing HR and going directly to the hiring manager. Poor HR is so...
    Feb 6
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  6. Frustrated New Grad - Update
    Why were you told not to approach NM? Also keep an eye out for job fairs.
    Jan 28
    Forum: Colorado Nursing
  7. Frustrated New Grad FOUND A JOB!!!!!
    Not many at all, unless you have a year of direct care RN experience.
    Jan 28
    Forum: Colorado Nursing
  8. Frustrated New Grad FOUND A JOB!!!!!
    These days THIS is what you need to do! I signed up for a job fair, and HR emailed me back saying I didn't have the one year they required in order to be "invited" to the job fair. I called them back...
    Jan 28
    Forum: Colorado Nursing
  9. Anti-vax nurses? Are you serious?
    The pre req's are not all the same. I never took inorganic chem. I did take chem 1 and 2, micro, A&P, etc.
    Jan 28
    Forum: Disasters: Preparing and Responding
  10. No Nursing Shortage
    I just saw your post today, and sent you a PM. I'm not considered a new grad anymore, and am comfortable in my current job, however, it's not what I want. I'll gladly relocate just about anywhere! I...
    Jan 23
    Forum: Nursing News
  11. Do Nurses Earn Big Money? You Decide.
    Very well written, as always, Commuter!
    Aug 5, '14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  12. Nurse Neglect/Abuse?
    Chances are, she was a MA, not a nurse, unless you saw her title. My MD's office only has MA's and they are called "nurses" by the staff, my PCP included. I don't consider this abuse or...
    May 31, '14
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  13. RN-BSN SCAM
    Should they give you a degree for free? I went to UoP and did their LPN-BSN program, and I have a counselor helping me find jobs before I landed this one I am starting. Of COURSE they want your...
    May 25, '14
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  14. New adventure for me!
    I am taking a leap of faith, and going from PDN to HHC, and I am very excited! I was hired on at a good salary, and 4 days a week. I'll be doing visits, and administrative duties: scheduling,...
    May 24, '14
    Forum: Home Health Nursing
  15. Pvt lives on!!!! Passed the nclex the third time!!!!
    Wooohooo!! Also, keep in mind, even though you know CONTENT you have to be able to figure out what the question is asking. It's not like the questions in school where the answers are all cut and...
    May 21, '14
    Forum: NCLEX Discussion Forum
  16. A concerned LPN!
    Hang in there. It does get better. Try to give it at least a year. I spent 6 in LTC as an LPN and was charge on the medicare unit with 15-20 patients because the RN in house didn't want to do it....
    May 18, '14
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  17. A nurse who might have found god..
    I assure you....you are not the first person to feel this way, believer or not. (((HUGS)))
    May 18, '14
    Forum: Nursing and Spirituality
  18. New Nurse
    This. Absolutely. Congrats, and good luck! What area are you working in?
    May 17, '14
    Forum: First Year After Nursing Licensure
  19. Oh oh, the patient is a nurse
    I did not. All my time as a patient was spent in L&D, and PP. Never bothered me. I enjoyed the pampering and attention. And the warm blankets. I can't tell you how nice a warm blanket is! I was a...
    May 17, '14
    Forum: Nurses Rock
  20. Is it possible to work full-time and be a full-time nursing student?
    I worked f/t through my LPN-BSN program, with 4 kids and a hubby who also worked, and we hired a babysitter. For the first year, I worked doubles on the weekend in a nursing home....that allowed me...
    May 16, '14
    Forum: Pre-Nursing Student
  21. Shift work and sleepiness
    I work 10p-6a 3 nights a week, and 8p-6a one night a week. After my shift, I go home, sleep 4-6 hours, get up for 2-3 hours, eat, then go back to sleep until an hour before I need to go to work. ...
    May 16, '14
    Forum: General Nursing Student
  22. "I'm not the doctor!"
    That's why we should never cover the original label of solution.
    May 16, '14
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  23. "I'm not the doctor!"
    Of course. But they are human, and make mistakes. Do you not call and question if a med looks different? Do you call if you have a cloudy IV solution? Or, do you blindly trust the pharmacist to not...
    May 16, '14
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  24. "I'm not the doctor!"
    It doesn't and shouldn't stop at the pharmacist. What if they overlook the same mistake and you trust THEIR judgment?
    May 16, '14
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  25. My moment in the sun
    Woohooo!! Congrats!
    May 14, '14
    Forum: General Nursing Student


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