Search Results

Search Results Type: Posts; User: SSUleader

From Date
  1. Why do some discourage me to go into OR?
    Hello- I am a nursing student soon to be graduating in less that one month. I know what type of nursing I want to get into- OR!! I have 350 hours experience in the OR doing circulating and scrub...
    Apr 3, '00
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  2. Need info about Surg Tech
    Hi, http://allnurses.com/bb/smile.gif I am a nursing student doing my preceptorship in the OR. Of my 350 hours working in the OR, the most raunchiest smell I have encountered was the bone glue they...
    Apr 3, '00
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  3. Nursing is pathetic...
    Nursedude, I can see your point, but I am still very excited to become a nurse. For the past 2 months, I have been doing my senior preceptorship in a local ER. Even in that short a time period, I...
    Mar 28, '00
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  4. New Grad Programs in the ICU what should we look for?
    Hello All, We are a group of 4 students in our last 8 weeks of a BSN program. It is really coming down to making some decisions about what direction we want to take our nursing careers. So we want...
    Mar 27, '00
    Forum: MICU / SICU Nursing
  5. New Grad Programs
    Thanks for all your replies. Sounds like new grad programs are better than I thought. A friend of mine, who recently finished a 8 week new grad program in a county hospital, quit work because she did...
    Mar 26, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  6. Nursing is pathetic...
    Nursedude, Thanks so much for your response. Just one clarification: when I said, "really how could you put a price on what we do?", I didn't in any way mean it as a statement that undervalues...
    Mar 24, '00
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  7. Do you feel that the doctors you practice with respect you and your profession?
    I have experienced working with both mean and nice doctors. I work in longterm care and some doctors don't give a damn to what the nurse has to say. Some of them will not even return our calls if one...
    Mar 23, '00
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  8. Nursing is pathetic...
    Nursedude, Wow, you sparked quite a response! I am one of four nursing students in this group that we call "SSU leader". We are trying to complete an assignment where we lead a discussion. You seem...
    Mar 23, '00
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  9. Preceptor Programs--JHow to give a workshop for preceptors
    JoAnne, I don't know how much help I will be, but I'll try! I am actually a nursing student at Sonoma State University and will graduate this May. I'm not sure if you're asking about preceptors for...
    Mar 22, '00
    Forum: Nursing Educators / Faculty
  10. New Grad Programs
    Thank you Laurie for your reply! If there is anyone else who has an opinion, it would be greatly appreciated! I began my official job search this weekend ( I even remembered to ask if they had new...
    Mar 22, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  11. Nursing is pathetic...
    DYKE NURSE, Even though I haven't been in the nursing work force quite yet, as I am a nursing student soon to be graduating in May, but I do know what it feels like to be manipulated and taken...
    Mar 15, '00
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  12. Nursing is pathetic...
    Dear NurseDude, I am a student nurse, and your comments about nursing as a career still do not discourage me from becoming a nurse because any comment you made is in regards to money or status. If...
    Mar 11, '00
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  13. Nursing is pathetic...
    Dear NurseDude, I am a student nurse, and your comments about nursing as a career still do not discourage me from becoming a nurse because any comment you made is in regards to money or status. If...
    Mar 11, '00
    Forum: Nursing Career Advice
  14. New Grad Programs
    We are a group of 4 senior BSN students who are curious about your opinions of existing new grad programs. Our general feeling is that there used to be extensive training and orientation for new RN's...
    Mar 11, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  15. nursing salaries
    Hi, I am a senior nursing student soon to be graduating. I have been doing my homework in regards to nursing salaries. Salaries highly depend on where you live. I was shocked to hear that in Ohio a...
    Mar 2, '00
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  16. nursing student w/ questions about OR
    Hi 77Beetle! I am a senior nursing student at a State University in California. I went through many rotations in nursing college and found that I absolutely, positively am interested in becoming an...
    Mar 2, '00
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  17. DNR orders
    I am meerly a student nurse but in my clinical preceptorship in an ICU I have had the oppertunity to witness this problem a number of times. I witnessed nurses not feeling empowered enough to be an...
    Mar 2, '00
    Forum: Patient Education
  18. malpractice insurance and home births
    Hi Naomi, Thanks for posting all of those resources. That really is an interesting rumor. We would love to hear more about it. We have a group e-mail: ssuleader@hotmail.com. Have you found any...
    Mar 2, '00
    Forum: Certified Nurse-Midwives (CNM)
  19. OR Travel Opportunities - To Scrub or not to scrub?
    Hi Krissy, I don't know how much information I can offer you because I am a BSN student myself and graduate in a few months as well! Isn't it exciting. I am very much interested in the OR myself,...
    Mar 1, '00
    Forum: Operating Room Nursing
  20. malpractice insurance and home births
    We are a group of 4 nursing students interested in the politics of home births. We are especially interested in learning about malpractice insurance and how it relates to home births. Please reply...
    Feb 24, '00
    Forum: Certified Nurse-Midwives (CNM)


Nursing Jobs in every specialty and state. Visit today and Create Job Alerts, Manage Your Resume, and Apply for Jobs.

A Big Thank You To Our Sponsors
Top