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    $3.85 dollars an hour. I may cry

    Hey guys, just wanted to share my frustrations with everyone on this wonderful Thursday night. So the title of my post is true. I just made $3.85 an hour for twenty hours worth of work for a whopping

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    NCLEX

    I just failed my NCLEX...

    I graduated May 11 2019.. took my NCLEX on the 18 of June. I had a lot going on at the time but I thought I was prepared. I did use UWorld, and some of Kaplan. I really need a good study strategy . I

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    Nurses

    Found out I have a pretty significant back problem, how to keep nursing?

    Nursing is my second career, first career office management..took 7 years of part time/after work schooling to obtain my nursing degree and after one year of nursing (IMCU/ICU) have found I have a cys

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    Students
    Easy Win-Wins to Impress Your Clinical Instructor

    Easy Win-Wins to Impress Your Clinical Instructor

    Interested in a few easy tips to impress your clinical instructor? In this article, I will share what student behaviors I look for during clinicals. Hopefully, I will also provide insight on what to…

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    News
    How Robocalls Are Threatening a New Health Crisis

    How Robocalls Are Threatening a New Health Crisis

    Robocalls can wreak havoc on our personal cell phones. But the consequences are grave when spam calls overwhelm a hospital's communication system. Read on to learn more about this new threat to publ…

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    Nurses

    Should I not work overtime hours if I'm a salaried Exempt employee?

    I took an RN job with a state agency that has classified me as an Exempt employee, which (I think) means my salary is divided up into semi-monthly paychecks and I get paid that. I work in Texas, if th

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    Relations

    I wasn’t even considered for the position.

    I am currently a CNA and I graduate in December. I work on an Intermediate Cardiac Unit as an intern and I was planning on working in this same unit as an RN. Some months ago, we had to sign up for me

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    Nurses

    Did I do the right thing in this code situation?

    Having some anxiety over how I handled a situation and would really appreciate some thoughtful feedback. Some background - Ive been an RN for a little over 2 years, worked inpatient for 1.5 yrs &

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  2. Nurses

    Terminated in probation - no reason given

    Hi all, I worked at a hospital for around 9 months and accumulated approximately 1500 hours. I was 12 hours away from probation, when I was handed a letter that said I was being terminated, without an

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    Nurses

    Co-worker issue

    Sorry guys, this is a boring co-worker issue but I’m conflicted on what to do. I recently started a new job as a Case Manager at a community health center. This facility has a walk-in clinic and on th

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    NCLEX

    NCLEX-RN 2019 Experience - PASSED in 75Q

    After spending hours reading countless posts about the NCLEX-RN, I promised myself I would make a post of my own to hopefully help out future students preparing for NCLEX! I passed yesterday in 75 que

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    Nurses

    I could just cry i really wanted this job

    Hi, Im am currently stuck in a rut with my dream job and i am looking for advice on what to do. I recently for my dream job which is a major company in my area. The day of my interview i was told that

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    NCLEX

    RETAKING NCLEX- HOW TO BETTER PREPARE THE SECOND TIME

    hi, just got my quick results..failed at 265---feeling defeated. i studied daily and used UWORLD- i felt confident within the first 100 questions then as the time went on...it got harder and i didnt k

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    Nurses

    Maybe the best $2 I ever spent

    I had an old curmudgeon for a patient over the weekend, theyre my favorite kind. I learned a while back that theyre not the do this because I say so and the doctor ordered it type patients, because no

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    School

    cell phones in clinic

    This is my first full year as a school nurse so I might be posting a lot like this. I appreciate any feedback. How do you manage cell phones in your clinic? I work at a high school. Students often use

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    Virginia

    Tidewater Community College Spring 2020

    Hi all! I was wondering who will be applying to TCC in Portsmouth for Spring 2020 admit. Wondering what you got on the HESI as well as if you finished any pre reqs/co reqs and GPA with those. Thanks a

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