Dear Spring Nursing Graduates, as of April 1, 2020, the NCLEX-PN has changed its passing standard from -0.18 to -0.21 logits. This is a difficulty increase of 0.03 logits. The test will be more difficult, but it is a much...
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Knowing your reliable resources is the single most important nursing skill.
You may get roughly the equivalent of 4 work weeks each semester.
I grew up conscious of all the sacrifices my parents made for my sister and I
Each year, the ACIP provides U.S. flu vaccine recommendations based on available vaccine formulations and updated research findings.
I finished my test in 98 questions, and so many of the questions felt like they covered topics I could not remember from school.
By Carolyn Hoy RN BSN CCRN An elderly patient entered our unit disheveled, dirty, unshaven, and unkempt. The patient looked sad, did not make much eye contact, and did not speak much. I could smell an odor from the hallway...
"I was motivated by helping people in a concrete and meaningful way and was drawn to issues of health and wellness."
Our profession needs great nurses. If it takes you an extra semester or two to join us, we'll be here, waiting to greet you!