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  1. Become a nurse at 41 from six figures???
    I used to love being in medicine. But, with the latest entitlement attitude and the lack of people taking responsibility for themselves it has become a nightmare. Unfortunately for me I have too much...
    Aug 15, '12
    Forum: Georgia Nursing
  2. "Georgia will lead the nation in adding health care jobs over the next 10 years" ...
    Unfortunately the Georgia Board of Nursing is so antiquated they will never by able to process the license for nursing in a expedite time frame to keep up. I've read reports of out of state nurses...
    Aug 15, '12
    Forum: Georgia Nursing
  3. New Grad BSN, RN and cannot find a job!! HELP!
    They were hiring at Bay Medical Center in Panama City, fl. They hired me as a new grad in the ER last April. I did have experience as a Paramedic, Navy Corpsman and such. But, they hire new hire for...
    Aug 15, '12
    Forum: Georgia Nursing
  4. The college network
    While I was attending Excelsior they came to the school where I worked and were speaking to the Paramedic instructor trying to get her to sign up. I listened to the pitch and asked some questions...
    Aug 15, '12
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  5. Where do i Complete MICROBIOLOGY Prereqs?
    Check out edukan.org. They have a BI 280 micro with lab. It is a virtual lab and Jacksonville State University accepted it for my BSN program. I just completed it with Jason Walker. Made an "A" in...
    Aug 15, '12
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  6. CPNE Questions Going to Grady in Atlanta in 2 weeks!
    I took mine in fall 2010 at Grady. The best thing I did to prepare was to take a workshop. I took one in North Carolina and if most likely prevented me from falling. The stress is incredible, as you...
    Aug 15, '12
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  7. Excelsior College and Georgia. How are the Precepted Clinicals Working?
    I am waiting for an CPNE date right now. This past year I have gone back and forth about what to do about finishing and trying to license in Georgia. My previous history is that I was a Hospital...
    Feb 3, '10
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  8. GA BON no longer accepting Excelsior education; Speak up   Cont. Updates!!
    Maybe this explains the miserable pass rate, and other issues, at Manatee Community College School of Nursing. If this is their theory of statistics then can you imagine how they teach drug calc.
    Apr 5, '09
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  9. GA BON no longer accepting Excelsior education; Speak up   Cont. Updates!!
    I was under the impression that if we graduated by next june, then we could get endorsed in by December of next year. But, if this new bill gets signed into law by the Governor it appears that we...
    Apr 1, '09
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  10. GA BON no longer accepting Excelsior education; Speak up   Cont. Updates!!
    From what I understand you are on your own to set up a preceptorship. Thanks for the encouragment. I got to find some peace of mind to complete this.
    Apr 1, '09
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  11. GA BON no longer accepting Excelsior education; Speak up   Cont. Updates!!
    I am starting to rethink my reasons for getting my RN. It is something I always wanted to do. But, I did not realize how polictical and cut throat it is. I have worked in medicine for 20 plus years...
    Apr 1, '09
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  12. GA BON no longer accepting Excelsior education; Speak up   Cont. Updates!!
    If the new law has not gone into effect then shouldn't paramedics and RT's fall under the grandfather clause waiver that was published due to the Governors actions?
    Apr 1, '09
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  13. GA BON no longer accepting Excelsior education; Speak up   Cont. Updates!!
    Good Luck getting Preceptorships. Our ADN program where I work and most of other ADN programs are having problems securing clinical sites. So, I am not sure what we are going to do for those of us...
    Mar 31, '09
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  14. GA BON no longer accepting Excelsior education; Speak up   Cont. Updates!!
    Go back in and read the bill. They substituted a new bill for this. This bill now deals with Pharmacist if I am correct. They pulled a fast one in the house it appears.
    Mar 27, '09
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  15. Warning - excelsior students
    I chose Excelsior College after doing alot of research and finding a college that considered my years of experience in the Military and in the civilian field as a care giver. It worked for me, I...
    Mar 22, '09
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  16. StudyGroup101 Materials
    I have used Studygroup 101 and Lisa Arends. They are both worth the money. I like Studygroup because I Can print out all the pages to take with me for studying. Lisa Arends has great material as...
    Mar 22, '09
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  17. CPNE in Georgia
    I just emailed them last week and the lady at the SPAC said they were still in business and the wait was 7 - 9 months. They also said if you were a Georgia student they would be working with you to...
    Mar 20, '09
    Forum: Nursing Online Distance Learning
  18. GA BON no longer accepting Excelsior education; Speak up   Cont. Updates!!
    No, they have not brought it up for vote that I have noticed. I have been listening since around lunch today. I have to leave shortly to go to another campus to lecture. Not sure how long they will...
    Mar 12, '09
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  19. GA BON no longer accepting Excelsior education; Speak up   Cont. Updates!!
    I have found a live feed to the House legislature. It is live and you can watch what they are considering and voting on. They will be in recess till 2pm. Here is the link. ...
    Mar 12, '09
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  20. GA BON no longer accepting Excelsior education; Speak up   Cont. Updates!!
    Reply for Rep. Buckner via blackberry. "We are working on this. Hope to correct this situation. Thanks for contacting me." Debbie So, far the only one to reply.
    Mar 12, '09
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  21. GA BON no longer accepting Excelsior education; Speak up   Cont. Updates!!
    Folks here is my attempt at writing to the legislators. My background was as a Military Corpsman and that is where I received my training and most of my hospital expereince. I doubt I will hear back...
    Mar 12, '09
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  22. GA BON no longer accepting Excelsior education; Speak up   Cont. Updates!!
    haven't heard a word.
    Mar 11, '09
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  23. GA BON no longer accepting Excelsior education; Speak up   Cont. Updates!!
    Here is what really gets at me is that I see the labs they do and I see how the lab instructor has the students put checks in the checkoff box and then watch them do the skill as a group. Once they...
    Feb 28, '09
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  24. GA BON no longer accepting Excelsior education; Speak up   Cont. Updates!!
    I am sure the post is for real. I am the lab coordinator for the nursing and allied health program where I work. A state technical college and I hear it everyday. The instructors are encouraging...
    Feb 28, '09
    Forum: Excelsior College Online Nursing
  25. Georgia BON
    Welcome to the Georgia Board of Nursing. I can't wait to move out of this state.
    Feb 26, '09
    Forum: Georgia Nursing


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