I Am a Student Nurse

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    8wks Away From Graduation

    I'm in my last semester of nursing school and im freaking out!!!! soooo much work crammed into one semester with a lecture test every other week....but im happy that this madness is finally comin to an end! im excited for graduation and scared all at the same time....im scared of...
    Daddigirl Daddigirl
    31-35, F
    Mar 6, 2013

    I had a great day at clinical,

    watched a cardiac catheterization and got to see how the icu works, was a nice day.
    submissivenurse submissivenurse
    31-35, F
    Sep 15, 2015

    Public speaking course ends this week I'm

    trying to do a final exam, submit a persuasive speech and complete all assignments by the end of the week. Four week courses are hard😝
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 15, 2014

    Feeling awesome I got a 94 on my third med

    surge test, finals next week.
    submissivenurse submissivenurse
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Sep 18, 2015

    Just starting the bridge program.

    I have been in the nursing profession 10 years. I have been a LPN for five of those years and I'm moving up the ladder by finally getting my RN. I start orientation tomorroe
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 18, 2014

    Today was first day of medical surgical nursing

    clinical orientation. I was up at 5 @m, nothing like being up *** early, taking two tests yuck.. I hate hate dosage calculations test, so frustrating. I can guarantee nurses on floors can't do the math!!!
    submissivenurse submissivenurse
    31-35, F
    1 Response Aug 31, 2015

    I'm Going to Take My First Case This Week :d

     so, my nursing course is a 2 yrs course , which compresses about 10 modules into 1 semester. Anyway this is my 3rd semester and i haven't taken 1 case yet, this makes me super stressed out since my classmates in other hospital have been taking one to two case already...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Sep 23, 2009

    Anyone else struggle with school?

    I am a full time CNA and part time in college. I decided to try and get my RN. I one day hopefully want to work in pediatrics. But anyway, I am struggle in Anatomy. This is the only class left I need before I can apply for the nursing program. I understood math and chemistry and...
    FordFan2008 FordFan2008
    26-30, M
    Feb 18, 2014

    Sitting here staring blankly at this

    pharmacology book...wish they'd publish these things in English :/
    StdntNurseJay StdntNurseJay
    22-25, F
    Jun 8, 2014
    ModifiedMamaofTwo ModifiedMamaofTwo
    18-21, F
    Aug 10, 2015

    Am I On The Wrong Path?

     Am I on the wrong path?            Well I am finally studying to get into nursing school, at long last, 3 years hence and after wasting nearly 2 forced years into becoming a teacher, I am at last doing what I want to do. Then how come I feel like crap, how come I am...
    hereweare99 hereweare99
    22-25, M
    3 Responses Feb 10, 2012

    So I am in public speaking

    and it's online I did my speech on nursing since I'm so passionate about it.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Dec 10, 2014

    getting buzzed, a much needed destressor,

    that's right **** you hesi you can't tell me ****#
    submissivenurse submissivenurse
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Sep 16, 2015

    I finished Adult Health with a B,

    went out got drunk with classmates to celecrate at chili's, a week off now ..uay
    submissivenurse submissivenurse
    31-35, F
    1 Response Aug 21, 2015

    I'm not a nursing student yet.

    I'm about half way done with my prereqs. I want to go into surgical/transplant nursing. I eventually want to do disaster relief or become a travel nurse.
    2infinityandbeyond 2infinityandbeyond
    26-30, F
    Nov 19, 2014

    YAY!

    I got accepted to a nursing school and will start in the end of August this year ^___^ For once I can really be proud of myself :) And I'm really looking forward to the stints in the psychiatric wards as I want to get into mental health field!
    Terrorita Terrorita
    26-30, F
    7 Responses Jul 18, 2007

    So i'm three classes in,

    my teacher is a bipolar psychotic biotch, I am always stressed out, my appetite is allover the place, a year of this and it will be worth it I just have to keep telling myself this...
    submissivenurse submissivenurse
    31-35, F
    Jul 30, 2015

    Hesi test I really really hate you!

    I'm so damn pissed off right now. A darn test doesn't make you a good nurse or not, I am already a damn good LPN but no I have to take these stupid *** tests which don't prove ****!!
    submissivenurse submissivenurse
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Sep 16, 2015

    rocked my test today,

    at the end of adult health, med surge next month. yay..
    submissivenurse submissivenurse
    31-35, F
    3 Responses Aug 17, 2015

    I can't do math in my head

    but I can on paper .Any ideal what to do or what nurses do that have the same issues ???
    kellner27 kellner27
    18-21, F
    Mar 26

    I Have A Year And A Half To Go To Be Fully Qualified!

    I should have worked harder at school, and then perhaps I would be having an easier time with my training here at the hospital!My student nurse status often means I work on processes which are purely functional. The difficulty can be working while wearing stockings rather than...
    Nurseynurse16 Nurseynurse16
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 9, 2011

    I am moving on to med surge 2,

    passed my.first hesi test and I'm so feeling great.
    submissivenurse submissivenurse
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Sep 24, 2015

    Not Sure About Nursing Course

     I studied nursing (RN) before in my country for about 3 years and now i'm doing another 3 years nursing away from home. I was so excited and eager to be a nurse before but now i feel like nursing is getting boring and i'm not interested anymore unlike before BIG ...
    jon87 jon87
    22-25, F
    1 Response Oct 2, 2009

    Enrolled in my school,

    it's s private college and for 21 months I will be working towards my RN degree. It's one class each month but it will be intense and I am definitely up for the challenge..
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 21, 2014

    Monday- weekly journal presentations Tuesday-

    hospital rotation Wednesday- lecture and exam Thursday - lecture and 2 exams Friday- hospital rotation Saturday&Sunday- get ready for Monday Saturday-Wednesday- graveyard shift at work 9 more months to go.
    StdntNurseJay StdntNurseJay
    22-25, F
    1 Response Aug 20, 2014

    It is really hard not having anytime

    for my kids. In between work and school, I feel like I never have anytime left. But I graduate on the 27th of this month!!
    amyh217 amyh217
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 7, 2014

    Started a Program But Decided to Move

    It is no suprise to me that I rarely finish something that I start from childhood with the only exceptions of becoming buddhist and getting a bachelor's degree. I have been trying to go to nursing school for three years now and I applied to a community college in...
    Bellezza Bellezza
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jul 3, 2008

    For the Love of People

    I am a first year student nurse and just yesterday I found out that my internship in March will be in hospice care. I didn't get to choose my field of work, but this would have been my first choice. I am very excited. I've always known I've wanted to do something in medicine and...
    AllysonH AllysonH
    18-21, F
    5 Responses Jan 27, 2009

    My Experience As a Last Year Student Nurse

    i'm in last year right now and i have a lot of experience..involving life..and it is really depressing me to think that mistake is all around us, this story happens in male surgical ward..i'm happen to be the student nurse incharge with my other friend,around 1 o'clock i...
    dejayana dejayana
    22-25, F
    1 Response May 11, 2008
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