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  1. :spin: Hallo, I am a new member, but have been a nurse fot 40 years and still going strong.
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  3. by   Thunderwolf
    to !!!

    and thanks for registering as a new member!

    in our forums, you will find all the nursing news, support and direction that you will need as a new or seasoned nurse in the field. we have about 150 forums in total.

    let this decision tree help you get started:
    if you are a pre-nursing student--->we have a pre-nursing student forum.
    if you are a current nursing student--->we have two forums for you.
    1) general nursing student discussion forum for support by your peers
    2) nursing student assistance forum to help with school projects
    if you are preparing for the nclex-->we have our nclex discussion forum
    if you are a current lpn--->we have the lpn/lvn corner forum and others of interest.
    if you are a lpn to rn student---> we have a lpn to rn forum.
    if you are a current rn--->we have many forums for you.
    if you are in nursing grad school--->we have a graduate student nurse forum
    if you are an advanced practice nurse--->we have your specialty forum.
    if you are a nurse in career transition--->we have a nursing career advice forum.
    and lastly, our list of nursing specialties is exhaustive...each has its own forum.

    our list of different forums is located here:---> allnurses list of forums

    have a topic to discuss or question to ask? go to the list of forums, pick the forum that best matches, and post in there (pg 13 language always). you will get feedback. so, check back often.

    to make a post in a forum, just go to that forum and post like you did here if someone has already created it...your post is a reply response.

    to create your own new thread (the first post to start off feedback), you do this:
    in any forum, go to the top yellow bar and towards the right, you will see something that reads--> forum tools. it is a pull down menu. click it. in that menu, you will see--> post a new thread. click that.

    and there you go.....just follows what it tells you.

    if your nursing related question does not fit any particular forum and is a general nursing related topic, post it in our general nursing discussion forum.

    check out this link: how allnurses bulletin board works
    to see all our features.

    check out this faqs link: allnurses faqs with answers
    to learn more about the board.

    just a few bulletin board reminders for new members:

    terms of service

    and, lastly

    well, that should get you started. and, we hope you enjoy and participate often. we are a community of nurses (and future nurses) who enjoy being at the service of each other!

    your supermoderators of the introductions & greetings forum,

    smilingblueyes & thunderwolf


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    user security precautions:
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    2. please do not use your full email address as your username or in a post---> it will be removed.
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    if this applies to you, click here to submit your 3 new usernames to brian.

    we not only value our members...we also value their anonymity as well.