rubysasha BSN

NICU, neonates, newborns

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rubysasha has 14 years experience as a BSN and specializes in NICU, neonates, newborns.

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  1. 2021 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program

    Mine was co-signed by the HRSA person on august 9th (one week ago today) and I’m still waiting ?
  2. 2021 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program

    RN and obgyn certified, DTI 90%, and I am unsure of the HPSA score but I think it’s a 10 for primary care. this is what I get when I looked up my hospitals address
  3. 2021 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program

    I got my 2nd signature today for the nurse corps LRP! ??? I signed it on the 16th so it took a little over 3 weeks.
  4. 2021 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program

    I applied for nurse corps. Thank you for this info! I just checked on experian and they actually did run my credit in June ?
  5. 2021 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program

    Hi, I received the finalist email and signed/accepted the award on July 16 (my deadline was the 19th). I am still waiting on the co signature ? I am obgyn certified, my DTI is 90%, and honestly I have no idea what my HPSA score is or how to fin...
  6. Nursemates alternative

    I’m trying to buy a new pair of shoes for work. I’ve worn danskos, sketchers, crocs, cherokee, asics, new balances among many others over the years, and the only brand that I really like is nursemates (dove and align). My feet are wide and have high ...
  7. RNC-NIC results

    I’m glad to find this post, I am so frustrated waiting for my results! I took the low risk neonate test on 8/20, so it’s been over 2 weeks and I still don’t have my results. I reached out to NCC to check in about it yesterday, and they told me since ...
  8. Nurse corps loan repayment

    Does anyone know what criteria makes an applicant more likely to be selected for the nurse corps loan repayment program? I applied today, just a few hours before the deadline. What kind of candidates do they look for? Previous posts mention HPSA scor...
  9. GIP physician regs

    Can anyone tell me if there is a mandatory requirement for the frequency of physician visits for GIP patients in a free standing inpatient unit? Trying to google how often physicians must physically see the pts while GIP, but I can't find anything. I...
  10. DOH survey frequency

    i have been working for a hospice agency for the last two years, and our last visit from the DOH was in august 2011. ever since august 2014, many of my supervisors have been warning us that we are due 'any day' for a survey. they still have not shown...
  11. alternatives to morphine

    does anyone know what the alternative to morphine/roxanol for SOB would be for actively dying hospice pts (unable to swallow)? recently i had a pt who became very nauseous and was vomiting after morphine.. had lorazepam & compazine which helped w...
  12. for nurses w/ CHPN certification

    I took the CHPN exam on Dec. 5th. I got my results right after I completed the test and I passed! I got the temporary print out with my score at the testing center that said I would receive my official certificate in the mail within 90 days. I know i...
  13. Changing requirements and a couple other questions

    I get 56 whopping cents per mile, only do FAST scores for dementia pts, and definitely NO on the nutritional shakes. I think administration would laugh me out of the office for suggestion that one lol.
  14. Heartland Hospice

    I am an RN, I live in NY and work in a hospital's hospice program, so I split my days between seeing inpatient hospice pts, and pts in their homes. I plan on moving to Virginia Beach sometime next year after my husband graduates from his Master's deg...
  15. morphine pumps

    I'm posting this question here and to several other specialty boards in hopes to find a good answer. I'm working on a hospice unit for the last 6 months (which I love). In the past I worked in ortho for 4 years. Anytime I experienced a pt on a mor...