jennannwarren

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  1. I had no idea where to place this, but here it goes

    I completely agree with both @williams3929 and @elektrisk564. To be successful as a nurse and to be the best nurse possible for your patients you have to have a passion for nursing. It's a tough job and you work hard for the money you make. You wil...
  2. HRSA Nurse Corps Pros/Cons

    I received my award notification email last Wednesday and declined the award today. I live in Maine and there were no qualified facilities with in a 3 hour radius of me. I can not relocate as I have children in school and own my house. I am just g...
  3. Should I try to get a CNA job?

    YES! I got a CNA job and I have learned more about patient care than I ever thought I would. Clinical is great, but you are only there for a short amount of time. Only being a CNA for a three months, I have seen and learned more than I did in a ye...
  4. 2013-2014 HRSA Nursing Scholarship Program

    I'm not trying to discourage ANYONE from taking the scholarship. It is an incredible opportunity. I just want to make sure everyone does their research and is able to find a place to work after all is said and done. The money is great now, but def...
  5. 2013-2014 HRSA Nursing Scholarship Program

    I can't be that flexible as I have kids in school and I don't want to move them. I have been stressing over this for a week and am happy with my decision to decline the award. It is a lot of pressure to graduate, pass NCLEX and find a job in 6 mont...
  6. 2013-2014 HRSA Nursing Scholarship Program

    Find Shortage Areas: HPSA by State & County You can look by state and county or put in an address. The score has to be above 14 in order to qualify. I have a very large facility that is close to me that have a score of 12 but does not qualify. ...
  7. 2013-2014 HRSA Nursing Scholarship Program

    To all that received the scholarship and those that have not PLEASE do your research to see if there is a qualified facility near you. I have been researching for the past three days and I can not find a qualified facility with in 3 hours of where I...
  8. 2013-2014 HRSA Nursing Scholarship Program

    I live in Maine and my EFC is 680. I have two years left in my BSN program. 3.87 GPA and I attend a private school so the tuition is pretty steep. I applied for the scholarship last year and did not get it.
  9. 2013-2014 HRSA Nursing Scholarship Program

    It said: Congratulations! You have been selected for a 2013 NURSE Corps Scholarship Program award. You were selected out of a competitive pool of 2,547 applicants who applied. As a NURSE Corps Scholar, you are a member of a highly dedicated group o...
  10. 2013-2014 HRSA Nursing Scholarship Program

    It said Congratulations! You have been selected for a 2013 NURSE Corps Scholarship Program award. You were selected out of a competitive pool of 2,547 applicants who applied. As a NURSE Corps Scholar, you are a member of a highly dedicated group of...
  11. 2013-2014 HRSA Nursing Scholarship Program

    I just received the email today saying I was awarded the scholarship! I never had my credit checked, live in Maine, BSN student with last name that starts with W. I am so excited!
  12. Nursing school and working PT???

    It is possible! I work 30 hours a week and am taking 5 classes, which includes a lab and a clinical. Time management is key. Taking a little extra time in the beginning of the semester to organize your classes and assignments is a huge help. I als...
  13. Dannyjdr I was in the same boat as you. I went to nursing school right after high school and did not do well at all. I was much more interested in friends and parties than actually going to class. I left school after three semesters because I coul...
  14. Fall semester starts next week!

    Western Civilization, Concepts of Professional Nursing, Foundations of Clinical Nursing (Theory and Clinical), Health Assessment (Theory and Lab) and Pathophysiology. Very nervous and excited!
  15. Class Load

    I am starting my sophomore year (first clinical year) in a BSN program. I have 5 classes, which include a lab and a clinical. I have classes 3 days a week, 8:30 to 2:30 and clinical/lab on the 4th day. One day off. Most nursing programs I have lo...