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PixieRN14

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    Esme Needs Your Prayers

    I am so happy to hear you are on the mend. You insight has been sorely missed here at AN. I will continue to keep you in my thoughts and can't wait to hear that you are finally home.
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    Sex, Porn & Roto-Prone Beds.....

    So glad to see you back Esme!!!
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    Esme Needs Your Prayers

    Sorry to hear about the setback. Get better Esme! We miss you hear at AN.
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    Prayers for Baltimore

    Thank you for your prayers. It is absolutely heartbreaking what is going on in our beloved city.
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    2015 Harford Comm College WEA program

    Contact Abingdon Volunteer Fire Dept. It is 10.00. They just want you to get a group together to do it.
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    2015 Harford Comm College WEA program

    Congrats to everyone who got it! Word of advice, don't use your real names on forums like this. You never know who could be reading it 😉
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    Feeling defeated

    Thank you for all your responses. I have talked to both my NM and Nurse educator. Both have assured me that I am doing well and they believe I will succeed. My biggest issue is my anxiety and the fact that I am very type A. I am very hard on myself a...
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    New Grad first job questions

    I started on a Sub acute rehab as my first job and completely understand your frustration. I saw so many things that were completely unsafe. Fortunately I was contacted by a hospital a little after a month of working there and interviewed for a posit...
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    Cost of Nurse Residency Program

    I am a new grad and work for a larger hospital that has a new grad residency program. It is free and I go to a meeting once a month. It allows us to talk about the issues we face as new grads and we have mentors that are there to learn from. We have ...
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    ADN Program Grads - What's your job situation?

    I graduated in May and did not find a job until Oct. it was on a sub acute rehab unit. Then in Dec I received a call to interview for a position at a city hospital. Got the job and left the sub acute care into for a Oncology position.
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    Where should a new grad apply???

    The market is rough for new grads, and especially for ADN new grads. I graduated with my ADN last May and didn't find a job until Oct. Then in Dec I was called to interview for my dream unit in a city hospital. I was offered the job with the conditio...
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    Areas of nursing you would NOT like?

    When I first started school I swore up and down that I didn't want anything in Peds, LTC and Oncology. L&D wasn't my top choice, but would be tolerable. I wanted ED, Psych or OR. Then during my second semester of NS my mom was diagnosed with Stag...
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    Why am I starting out making 19 an hour?

    It really depends on your area. I am in the Baltimore metro area and New grads make anywhere between 24.40 and 30.00 depending on the setting. There is no pay difference between ADNs and BSNs. It is just easier to get a job in a hospital setting if y...
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    **POLL** New 1st Year RN Salary

    Maryland New grad Was in sub acute rehab and not my cup of tea. 29.10 noc shift w/ no diffs Now in Inpatient Oncology ❤️ 27.03/ hr Diffs= 2.00 for evenings 4.00 for nights 4.00 for weekends
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    Current 2014 new grad pay for Maryland hospitals

    Mercy is 27.03 an hour for new grads. Shift diffs are 2.25 for evenings, 4.00 for nights and 4.00 for weekends.
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    **POLL** New 1st Year RN Salary

    Maryland Sub Acute Rehab New Grad ADN Noc shift 29.10