Ipad for Nursing School? - page 8
I just got accepted to SFSU for Fall 2010 and I am reading all these threads on what I need to buy for school. Almost everyone points out a PDA/Iphone is needed. Anyone using an Ipad or plan to? ... Read More
Jul 26, '12Occupation: Registered Nurse Specialty: 2 year(s) of experience in ER, Med/Surg ; From: US ; Joined: Mar '11; Posts: 19; Likes: 23I was told yesterday at orientation that the reason for the Ipad is because all facilities will be electronic within the next few years if they are not already. So this allows us to be familiar with the electronic record keeping and such. Gotta stay with the times!!!
Jul 26, '12Occupation: RN Specialty: 1 year(s) of experience ; From: US ; Joined: Oct '10; Posts: 238; Likes: 83We were told when we started clinicals to buy an IPhone or IPod because we had the option to buy Davis Drug Guide, Tabers, and Diseases and Disorders electronic books as a package for our phones and use them during clinicals! It has been wonderful having these on hand and have used them every semester since Jan 2011! I also have some other nursing apps like BMI calculator, Medscape, Epocrates. I have an IPhone, IPod Touch and an IPad and I use them daily. There is an awesome Lab app too on the iPad/iPhone! Wonderful and don't have to carry
Y computer everywhere!!!! Everyone in my class has an IPHone!!!!
Jul 29, '12Joined: Jan '10; Posts: 2,358; Likes: 3,117Quote from soontobern2013you guys are so lucky make the best of it, as i wish you the very best always...aloha~we were told when we started clinicals to buy an iphone or ipod because we had the option to buy davis drug guide, tabers, and diseases and disorders electronic books as a package for our phones and use them during clinicals! it has been wonderful having these on hand and have used them every semester since jan 2011! i also have some other nursing apps like bmi calculator, medscape, epocrates. i have an iphone, ipod touch and an ipad and i use them daily. there is an awesome lab app too on the ipad/iphone! wonderful and don't have to carry
y computer everywhere!!!! everyone in my class has an iphone!!!!