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  1. Help, LPT Scored 85 on CDCR assesment Exam?
    If you don't mind going up to Stockton they will be finished with it next year and they will need 400 techs. If i were you fatten up your resume with any extra certifications offered for your...
    Oct 3, '12
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  2. Why do nurses have to "eat their young"?
    lol I so desperate for my first RN job I have the BBQ sauce ready *wine
    Jun 3, '11
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  3. New Grad willing to take a pay cut for employment?
    That bill better not pass, I know tons of new grads that cant find jobs.
    Jun 3, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  4. What is your current LPN salary
    27hr corrections
    Jan 6, '11
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  5. new grad RN salary at unionized hospital?
    Just took my RN boards today and wow $17-23 thats depressing I make 27 as an lvn
    Jan 6, '11
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Is having a ADN useless these days?
    I know for sure Children's hosp. Los Angeles only takes BSN into their residency program but as soon as the baby boomer's start to retire the demand will shoot up again and everyone will be hurting...
    Jun 12, '10
    Forum: Registered Nurses: Diploma / ADN / BSN
  7. Highest paid nursing field?
    State of California correctional Nurses make good money. I had a buddy with lots of OT pull in over 200k last year. sounds to good to be true check here State Salaries Results - Sacramento News -...
    May 20, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  8. What happens when a hospital loses its Medicare/Medicaid funding??
    census goes down=nurses get sent home=bad check
    Apr 16, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  9. Took Care of a Patient with MRSA Today
    LOL so true
    Mar 23, '10
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  10. LPT to LVN
    Go LPT to RN bridge at MT. SAN ANTONIO COLLEGE in walnut its a good program, i had 4 LPTs in my transition class.
    Jan 25, '10
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  11. please help: is 1 nurse: 50 patients
    I would get out of there! i wouldn't want my loved one under that type of care because people will be cutting corners to get done. As an LVN myself refuse to work under those types of conditions and...
    Jan 25, '10
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  12. Lets get a current salary thread going for 09/10
    In a a Prison setting $4254 a month And according to my check they put around $650 a month in my retirement and around $1000 a month towards my health insurance.
    Jan 15, '10
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  13. Calif Institute for Men in Chino Ca
    yes thier are listings for state cna positions but at chino they wont hire a state cna. its easier to have registry whom are easier to control. if you give them a hard time they just "dnr" you for...
    Jan 4, '10
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  14. Calif Institute for Men in Chino Ca
    I have not met a state CNA at chino they do use registry CNA's through right choice and preferred agencies. They are mostly used for suicide watches, you sit in front of a "suicidal" inmates door for...
    Jan 4, '10
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  15. LVN to RN Bridge with no Prior working Exp. as LVN
    If they don't require exp go for it mine required 1 year as an LVN to get in. Honestly I think the exp only made clinicals easier that's about it.
    Dec 30, '09
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  16. Rn delegation to LPN
    Sorry this is funny as an LPN I'm not taking orders from any unlicensed nursing student. I am also an RN student and if you can't do total care on two med surg patients you need to choose a different...
    Dec 27, '09
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  17. I was accepted!!!!!!
    Congrats !!!!!!!!!!!!!
    Dec 13, '09
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  18. 16 fired for HIPAA Violations
    Another reason to never ever lend out your login or leave your self logged in at work.
    Dec 5, '09
    Forum: HIPAA and Nursing Challenges
  19. How many hours do you work?
    I'm doing 36hrs a week in a correctional facility while in the full time program. Its do-able, it just feels like I don't have a life.
    Oct 31, '09
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  20. College Nework LVN to BSN only 28K
    Only 28K? why not a junior college its like $1500 for lvn to rn. I took the pre-reqs and applied, I only waited 6 months to get in. At the moment I dont see the need for the BSN, where I work an RN...
    Oct 26, '09
    Forum: LPN to RN Nursing Student
  21. do the correctionals hire new grads?
    The two agency's Chino prison uses most is preferred and right choice.
    Jul 28, '09
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  22. CA governor fires RN board
    How did this guy become Governor
    Jul 15, '09
    Forum: Nursing News
  23. Ca Furloughs
    i work for cdcr and we don’t get days off what happens is your monthly base pay is reduced by the current 3 days (soon maybe 4) which is 24 hours and the time is placed on the books which you can use...
    Jul 14, '09
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  24. do the correctionals hire new grads?
    california corrections in chino does not hire new grads.
    May 26, '09
    Forum: Correctional Nursing
  25. California Prison Healthcare Services
    well i'm certain about it where i work which is a desirable location, you know near civilization. we have a couple lvns that just got their rn license but the prison won't give them an rn position...
    Apr 26, '09
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion