How long have you been in the NICU??? - page 2

I was just wondering how long you guys have been in the NICU. Do you plan on staying in the NICU throughout your nursing career or do you have different plans? I have been out of the NICU for the... Read More

  1. by   EXOTIC NURSE
    I have now been in the NICU for four months now and counting ......I started on my own with a resource person ....and I have had some terrible am going to hang in there, the last day I worked I had a decent assignment and I got a lot of parent teaching seat testing done and I was able to really organize and provide quality care for my lil patients I was in the room with the growers and feeders....I had three babies. I basically need to get myself more organized when I work in the ICU part of the nursery. I am looking forward to having a productive time in the NICU and my goal still remains as stated earlier in this post............
  2. by   Teshiee
    I have been in NICU for 3 years and love it too death. I do plan on staying in it for a long time. I plan on getting my advance degree for clinical nurse or practitioner. Now I am learning all I can in this rewarding field. I love this area :-)
  3. by   iceNICUnurse
    I have been in the NICu 3 years and I love it. Sometimes it is hard...but most of the time it is just wonderful. I think I will stay untill I get old and tired.

    I have been thinking about taking a break and going back to university to learn something more and see something else.