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    Nemours Orlando per diem salary

    I am thinking of applying at Nemours Orlando as a per diem RN. Does anyone know how much they offer per hour for a day shift position? How is the working environment at Nemours?
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    Surgical PCU help!

    I'm a GN and have multiple offers on various PCU positions but I am gearing more towards Florida Hospital GT14 Surgical PCU! Does anyone have actual experience on this unit? Any response or advice would greatly be appreciated!
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    Valencia College Spring 2015

    There is currenly no waitlist at Valencia so most students who apply usually start within a semester or two after applying. I am about to graduate from the program and I just want to warn anyone who wants to study Nursing at Valencia...... its easy ...
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    Scrubs and Stethoscope

    I have both Classic and Lightweight. I honestly dont hear much difference on the sounds I auscultate (they're both great)! I prefer using the Lightweight though coz its much lighter on my neck/chest area.
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    Valencia Fall 2015

    They allow students to use a simple calculator all the time (thank goodness)! You need to get 92% or higher per exam to get your points and students MUST pass the final exam to pass the course! Its not bad though! Good luck!
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    Interested in Nursing

    Dimensional Analysis is so much differerent from Algebra! I never did well on Algebra, but I always got A's in dosages! Don't let Math be one reason to stop you from becoming a nurse! Good luck!
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    Valencia Fall 2015

    You will definitely need Kozier & Erb's Fundamentals of Nursing as well as the Mental Health and Pharmacology books. I strongly suggest you also purchase Fundamentals Success since it will help you answer critical thinking nursing questions. Do...
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    Valencia Fall 2015

    I'm currently in the program and its very challenging but doable. Make sure to study/read assigned chapters everyday and brush up on your dosages! Make use of the lab tutors for help specially for check off skills (they're awesome)! Take Fundament...
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    Valencia College Nursing Fall 2015

    I'm currently in the program and its very challenging but doable. Make sure to study/read assigned chapters everyday and brush up on your dosages! Make use of the lab tutors for help specially for check off skills (they're awesome)! Take Fundament...
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    IV solution study tips!

    I need some help in studying for IV solutions! I dont know why I am getting confused on when to use Isotonic, Hypotonic and Hypertonic solutions. What do you use for high BP, low BP, swelling etc.?
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    Orlando Tech Practical Nursing LPN

    Does anyone have information on the LPN program Orlando Tech offers? How are the instructors, course content, schedule, job outlook, etc? Do most LPN graduates bridge to RN right after graduation or do they work as LPNs for a long time? Hope to he...
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    Valencia College Spring 2015

    I finally got my books today! The dosages book has been revised so I'm gonna have to sell the version I bought a few months ago.
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    Valencia College Spring 2015

    This is a silly financial aid question but I really have to ask! Its my first time using FA and I'm aware that the fee deadline is tomorrow.....why hasnt FA paid for my tuition yet? Will it be paid tomorrow before 5pm?
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    Valencia College Spring 2015

    As of now, Chemistry is not a prerequisite for ASN at Valencia. You're gonna need to take Micro and Nutrition for sure. Check out their website for more details. Good luck to you!
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    Valencia College Spring 2015

    These are not my words (I copied it from the Valencia website). Hope this helps! Minimum overall college GPA (including transfer coursework) will be 3.2. Minimum overall GPA in the science prerequisites (Anatomy & Physiology I and II and M...