tylerlvn

tylerlvn

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tylerlvn has 4 years experience and specializes in oncology.

married and mother of three

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  1. What do you love about working in oncology?

    I see people at their very best & I see people at their very worst. I am constantly amazed at the strength of the human spirit and the outcome it plays on a persons health. My patients and their famlies teach me so much. It is not a easy job by a...
  2. What do you do with your dogs during 3 7a-7p shifts???

    I had a doggy door put into my back door. It has made so easier. Now I do not have to worry when bad weather hits ect.
  3. Is this reputation true

    Great hospital - with great patients and employees
  4. I worked full time, with three kids and a crumbling marriage. That being said - If I can do it anyone can. It is hard work but, hey - nursing is hard work. Do not let other people define you. You can do it!:wink2:
  5. You know you have a great job when.....

    My unit manager and charge nurse let me arrange my schedule around taking my husband to his chemo appointments. My unit supports me so much emotionally we really are like a family.
  6. LPN Starting Salary

    I have two years experience and make 17.60 at a hospital in Houston, TX.
  7. Appearance at work

    I just switched from night shift to days. On nights I did not wear make-up. On day shift I have started wearing light make-up and small earrings. I have long hair so I usually wear it up in pony tail or clipped back out of the way. I just try to look...
  8. Night shift question!

    My hospital only has 12hr shifts 7 to 7.
  9. What age were you when you went to nursing school?

    32 - I wish I would have had the self confience to start earlier in life.
  10. Houston Memorial Hermann Hospital

    I work at Hermann Memorial Southest and I am very happy there. The benifits are great and they start from day one.
  11. What's your favorite pair of nursing shoes?

    I love my new balance!
  12. About Our Beloved Franmtnurse

    I am praying for you Fran. You are such a bright light.
  13. Are there any LPN/RN students/grads. who worked full time

    I worked full-time and have three kids. It can be done but, I would not recomended it. It was the hardest year of my life. If there is anyway possible - try to only work part-time. It is possible!! :balloons: Good Luck!
  14. LVN salaries - Do hospital jobs pay more?

    LTC offered me $4 an hour more than the hospital as a GVN. I graduated in Aug. and went up $1.00 when I passed boards in Sept. and I recieved $.50 at 6 months. I will be evaluated for a another raise in Aug. I am close to Houston so I do not know abo...
  15. We are having a breakfast served to us my DON and management. We have having some people come and set up at our facilty to give each of us a massage. They are having drawing for prizes and gift's thru out the week. My DON gave a cute pair of socks th...