Specific tips... Well you have to know all the critical elements for all the AOC's and that includes Wound Management, Drainage Speci Collection & Irrigation. These 3 AOC's have been increasingly appearing in PCS's at all sites. If you are going in the next 4 months you will see a lot of Resp. Patients with flu and pneumonia. But I guess the most important tips I can give you are: Do not take the lab stations lightly practice them so you can do them mechanically, if not already doing this...start sending EC complete PCS's 3-5 times/ week of documentation for the planning phase and eval phase for theri critique...and they do it for free, and to gain the knowledge you need so you can be in control of your own CPNE Destiny.