Past history and the Nurse

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  • Specializes in CCU, Geriatrics, Critical Care, Tele. Has 29 years experience.

As we prepare for a Nursing career, we have to consider our past. As care givers, we are held to some of the highest standards in order to earn the privilege of being licensed as a Nurse. Many times mistakes and poor choices are made that can blemish our backgrounds making it difficult to enter into a Nursing program, attend clinicals, graduate, and/or become licensed. Can a less than stellar background be overcome?