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  1. AANP FNP (Failed -> Passed!)

    On Friday 9/8, I took the FNP AANP exam for the first time. Unfortunately, I received the Preliminary "Not Passed," notification. I Didn't know how to feel. I felt I was ready and was already burnt out from studying, and could not believe all the tim...
  2. Riburn3

    ANCC AGACNP Exam Tips

    I wrote a similar article when I passed my FNP exam back in 2014, and still receive feedback from people thanking me, so I thought a similar review would be helpful for the AGACNP exam since I recently passed that as well. 1) Start planning NOW!If it...
  3. ChristineAdrianaRN

    So I got rejected from NP school...

    It's pretty disappointing (I'm not a girl that gets rejected often!), but I figure it will give me time to really prepare to apply again next year. Applying for this fall was a last minute decision, that left me feeling rushed and only able to apply ...
  4. ANCC and AANP Certification

    Now I would like to share my experience in hopes it will help someone. I have taken both ANCC and AANP. The ANCC was taken on 10/30/16 and I failed, my score was 340 and I needed at least 350. I was very disappointed to say the least. On 12/17/16- I ...
  5. As my first semester in FNP school comes to an end I find out that due to a mistake on my part, I'm now in danger of repeating a course. In this weeks vlog, I share part 2 of what transpired during my semester 1 finals week in FNP school. Some highli...
  6. The day has finally arrived! I am done with my first semester of FNP school! It seems like it was just yesterday that I was excited to start on this journey, and in a blink of an eye my first semester is over! In this weeks vlog I give quick overview...
  7. Today, I successfully passed the AANP ANP Certification Exam! I wanted to share my strategy for passing as I found the exam quite easy after my preparation using only about 100 study hours following two years of lackluster performance in NP school. S...
  8. Passed FNP ANCC July, 2016!

    Here's what I didI graduated May, 2016. I took two days off per week from my job to study for boards. I signed up for the ANCC which was a relatively smooth and easy process. I blocked out a calendar to study for approximately 6 weeks. Each day, I re...
  9. Is Becoming A NP Worth It?

    My reasons why I question going for a Nurse Practitioner license.Working with some seasoned nurses in the ER over the last couple of years, they make more than starting NP's do.Two doctors and a nurse who did recruit and hiring for a couple of years ...
  10. One of the major symptoms of a midsemster crisis is FNP school induced delirium. Unfortunately, when it strikes there's no quick fix! If you're in the midst of a midsemester crisis, I highly recommend that you: Take a deep breathRemind yourself why y...
  11. Background on me - I am an Med Surg turned Emergency Department nurse of 10-years (6 years med surg, 4 ED). I never spent time in an ICU except during clinical experience. I attended a prestigious college for my master's degree (because they were the...
  12. The difference between your dreams and reality is action. One of the hardest parts of FNP school is finding the balance between schoolwork and life. On one hand you want to be present for friends and family, but on another hand you're committed to re...
  13. I knew that SOAP notes were a standard method of documentation utilized by healthcare professions and that I, as an FNP student, would have to present my patients in this format. But I didn't fully understand the concept of a SOAP video. Was I suppos...
  14. Today I passed my AANP FNP exam, two days after graduation. I used this website constantly to read tips and stories about people that both failed and passed, and can't be more thankful a forum like this exists. This is going to be long, but I would l...
  15. Deciding to go to Grad School is a big decision with lots of planning and choices involved in preparation and organization along the way. In this Vlog I will share with your my journey through Grad School as I strive to achieve my goal of becoming an...
  16. Did he think I endured all those all-nighters, anxiety attacks, clinical hours, and amassed a mountain of tuition debt just for fun? Was I living a lie this whole time? The truth is, it's not the location (online versus off-line) where you take your ...
  17. Today's post is a two for one special! This week I decided to take a weekend getaway to Charlottesville, VA. But there's one major problem. I'm still in grad school! One great thing about being in an online FNP program is that I can attend class anyw...
  18. 9 Tips For Surviving Nurse Practitioner School

    1. My go-to appsUpToDate- I live in UpToDate. Any question I have, UpToDate is my go-to resource for the most current information and guidelines. Everything can be found there, in one, easy to use place. Also, if you are researching a possible diagno...
  19. When I first decided to attend grad school I was ecstatic about the opportunity to increase my nursing knowledge and grow into my future role as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP). However as my program progressed, I noticed feelings of fear and self-...