Is this Normal? Need some perspective! - page 2
Hi there, This is my first time posting. I have read many posts on this site and have found the different responses very helpful. My dilemma is this: I am a PN student. I've passed all of my... Read More
Jun 30, '09Occupation: um..nurse?? Specialty: LTC ; From: US ; Joined: Jun '08; Posts: 713; Likes: 1,163Quote from GOMER42You didn't do med passes in clinicals?
Not all by myself..that's what I meant..I should have clarified. And I agree with 2nd to last poster..doesn't sound like they're doing what they're supposed to with nurse interns. My cousin works as one and they still have a nurse with her if you follow me.
Jun 30, '09Occupation: volunteer nurse From: US ; Joined: Feb '07; Posts: 533; Likes: 306in my area nurse interns aren't allowed to work as nurse interns if they're not currently taking nursing courses or on a summer break.
you're kicked of our school if you fail and have to reapply to retake the class, and you're not a nursing student by their definition until that semester you've been readmitted to starts.
unless you're a medtech with training, passing meds alone is risky at the very least. assessments are done by rn's, in my state cna's and lpn's can document what they see, and report it to the rn.
and yes they drill this stuff in our heads from day one.