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  1. Lots of questions pls help
    Im a diploma prepared RN looking in to going back to school to get my BSN or MSN. All the hospitals in my area have instituted a policy that requires a minimum of a BSN within 5 yrs. I am broke as...
    Apr 4, '14
    Forum: Online Nursing Schools and Colleges
  2. RN to MSN
    ok, im diploma prepared and interested in going back to school because ive been out of the hospital now for a few years and all the hospitals in my area are requiring minimum of BSN within 5 yrs of...
    Apr 4, '14
    Forum: Post Graduate Nursing Student
  3. help understanding non rebreather masks
    this is going to sound stupid but when putting a patient on a non rebreather should you inflate the bag? why is the bag important
    Nov 11, '12
    Forum: CCU Nursing / Coronary / Cardiac
  4. Question for RNs from a student.
    My nursing school assisted in getting us in as new grads into the hospital. If you need money I'd stick to what u have because nursing school is very demanding and u would have time to study on the...
    Oct 12, '12
    Forum: General Nursing Discussion
  5. Written up and confused.
    I dont see how that was a heroic measure but maybe your facility has a policy in place that states what a heroic measure is or that you need a doctors order to suction. I would demand to see the...
    Oct 12, '12
    Forum: LPN / LVN Corner
  6. When you were a CNA or Student did anyone ever say anything offensive to you
    As a CNA in the ED i was often the first staff member in a room to meet EMS if it was not a critical case. After transfering a patient an elderly lethargic man to the stretcher the medic asked me to...
    Oct 12, '12
    Forum: Nurse Colleague / Patient Relations
  7. Has anyone else experinced trouble getting interviews with Wake Med?
    I have been applying for jobs with them for over a year and I have only had two calls for interviews. When I lived in charlotte I had no trouble getting calls for CMC. Its crazy!
    Oct 8, '12
    Forum: North Carolina Nursing
  8. Whats your biggest pet peeve working in the ED?
    Id have to say my biggest pet peeve is when someone hands you a medicaid card as they pull it from their Louis Vuitton handbag with bling on their hands after having rolled up to the ER in their...
    Oct 8, '12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing
  9. Best places to gain experience before going to the ICU
    The ER is an excellent place to prepare for critical care because you get experience with drips and things as well as learning to read telemetry, but in critical care you need well developed...
    Oct 8, '12
    Forum: Cardiac Nursing
  10. Nursing student wanting to work in ER
    I would not suggest becoming a ER nurse as a new grad. Although you may find managers to hire you it would not be in your best interest. You really should get a year of practice on a med surg or Tele...
    Oct 8, '12
    Forum: Emergency Nursing