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We are always looking for role models. But society is erroneously putting the wrong types of people on the top of that pedestal. We tend to focus on those who "make it big" and are constantly in the n…
Congratulations on finishing nursing school and completing the NCLEX. Below are the answers to some common questions that students have after taking the NCLEX. These answers are based on the informati…
I know it is cynical, uncaring, and abrasive to say these things.... and I would never actually say them. I really do love my job, I just had a day where everything was wrong... I guess I'm just venti…
Frequently asked questions, info, and resources regarding nursing licensure with a criminal history.
Can you experienced nurses shed some light on this assessment parameter so that I might better understand lethargic vs obtunded?
Helpful information in the Critical Care Units (CCU) including information for Nurses who want to update their skills as well as for Nursing Students who need more information to help digest the vast …
Faith-based nursing = parish nursing = congregational nursing pra
Failed the NCLEX? These strategies will help you succeed!
This is a critique I did for my nursing research class (not a formal paper, but posted on our class bulletin board).
I currently am on the waiting list for my local community college's ADN program. I am taking my pre-required classes in the meantime. Nursing is a second career for me, and I still don't know "exactly…
From the earliest days of nursing school, when we were taught never to become "too involved" with our patients, we nurses find ourselves balancing precariously on the gossamer thread that separates ca…
Below you will find many nursing and medical acronyms for degrees and certification. This is not a complete list, so if you have suggestions or revisions, please post a reply and we will try to update…
The world's first nursing school founded in India about 250 B.C. Only men were considered "pure" enough to become nurses.
For those of you about to go thru the nursing interview process. Here is the list of questions and suggestions I have accumulated. I hope this helps everyone.
I've been reviewing resumes for open positions in my department and can't believe the resumes I've received: misspelling, words crossed off, no cover letter, including personal information about famil…
ALL STUDENTS PLEASE READ. I teach a semester long course to prep our grads for NCLEX. Please read this entire post carefully.