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by jonk916
Fri Aug 24, 2012 4:21 pm
Forum: Nurse & Nursing Forum
Topic: Nursing School How long will it take?
Replies: 40
Views: 153037

Re: Nursing School How long will it take?

Ya I am actually hearing that BSN might be the requirement for the RN license in the next few years. I am not sure if that is completely true but it is something a nursing director told me. I have a few friends that work in hospitals, and I myself am a paramedic and RN student. Pretty much the advic...
by jonk916
Fri Aug 24, 2012 4:14 pm
Forum: Nurse & Nursing Forum
Topic: studies nurse
Replies: 4
Views: 6825

Re: studies nurse

Hey Talta, So if you start now from the start you have 1.5-2 years of pre reqs to get into nursing school. Chem, microbilogy, anatomy and phys. And then you have to get accepted into a program, which is a pain. That is another maybe 1-2 years depending on your luck, and then the program itself which...
by jonk916
Fri Aug 24, 2012 4:10 pm
Forum: Nurse & Nursing Forum
Topic: Being a Nurse from scratch
Replies: 4
Views: 9663

Re: Being a Nurse from scratch

Hey Luffy, That is quite an ambitious plan! So I vote to only get the CNA license if you are in need of a job while you go to school. It doesnt matter a great deal if you have CNA experience going into RN school or med school. (especially not med school) All of the skills you will need as a RN will ...
by jonk916
Fri Aug 24, 2012 4:04 pm
Forum: Nurse & Nursing Forum
Topic: CNA->LPN->RN->MD? (Info inside)
Replies: 6
Views: 21859

Re: CNA->LPN->RN->MD? (Info inside)

I am with CNA dude on this... become a NP. A bit less responsibility, but you still get great patient interaction and more autonomy. My girlfriend is a vet... We have all talked to various MD's... Dr.s rarely like their lives and careers.. Not to say they don't all of the time. But when I was a medi...
by jonk916
Fri Aug 24, 2012 3:58 pm
Forum: Nurse & Nursing Forum
Topic: Online Nursing Programs
Replies: 14
Views: 27782

Re: Online Nursing Programs

There is really no such thing as online nursing schools. Trust me I looked... Well I take that back, there is one I forget the name, but it was low quality from what I hear. I am going to nursing school right now, and just from experience thus far online would be a very poor choice. You can find onl...