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Preparing for the Upcoming Semester

It's official... summer is over! Time for back to school shopping, setting those early alarms, Starbucks study sessions, and 8 hour lectures. Everyone has their ways of preparing for the upcoming semester and school year. This is my *final semester of nursing school. It's crazy because this is my last semester of preparing for a… Continue reading Preparing for the Upcoming Semester

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Nursing Pet Peeves

Day 24 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! I love my job, don't get me wrong! There is something amazing about coming to work everyday knowing that I get to help people and make a difference. I was thrilled when I found out I got hired in the ER. I figured I would see critical patients every… Continue reading Nursing Pet Peeves

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5 Current Goals

Day 7 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! I am definitely a goal-oriented person. I set goals for myself all the time. At any given time I have "daily goals," "weekly goals," or long-term goals. Creating goals helps me to stay on track for getting myself where I want to be. What are 5 goals that I… Continue reading 5 Current Goals

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5 Must Haves for Clinical

Using this as my day 5 of the #NurseBlogger challenge. Clinical is the times during the semester when you get to play nurse. Many times clinical instructors are strict and expect a lot of you, just like in the workplace. You are expected to dress correctly, act professionally, and be prepared with all the required… Continue reading 5 Must Haves for Clinical

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Favorite Nursing Quote

Day 3 of the #NurseBlogger challenge! My favorite nursing quote is: "Sometimes I inspire my patients; more often they inspire me." Nursing tugs at your heart in so many ways. Patient stories and circumstances that seem unimaginable to you may have an effect on you emotionally and so often I am inspired by their stories.… Continue reading Favorite Nursing Quote