If you’re getting ready to graduate nursing school this year and curious about about how to manage your time as you prepare for the NCLEX, this post is for you! We will go through the ideal NCLEX study timeline. (Side note: There is a massive NCLEX change that will be implemented on April 1, 2023. […]
Nursing School and NCLEX®
Passing nursing school and the NCLEX is the first step in your nursing career. No one said the nursing school was going to be easy, but we’ve got you covered with tips and resources to improve your experience as a student nurse and pass the NCLEX with flying colors.
Best NCLEX Reviews for 2023
You’re finishing nursing school and gearing up to take the your NCLEX to become a registered nurse. You’re scared to fail and just want to do whatever you need to do. You’ve heard of some NCLEX reviews, with varying success, and don’t have a ton of money to spend to try them all. Every year there seems to be another option and it’s quite confusing. So, what are the best NCLEX reviews for 2023?
NCLEX Next Generation: What You Need to Know
Alert! Alert! A massive update to the NCLEX is COMING PEOPLE! It is called NCLEX Next Generation, often referred to as NCLEX Next Gen. This will go into effect on April 1, 2023. Let’s chat about everything you’ll need to know about it. Estimated Read Time: 11 minutes I recorded a podcast episode version of […]
NCLEX Questionnaires – Free and Paid
So, you’re getting ready to graduate nursing school and are looking around for some free and paid NCLEX® questionnaires. Let’s be real, everyone would like to try to get access to as many practice test questions as possible. This means you may want to check out not one, but multiple, free and paid NCLEX® question […]
How to Study for Nursing School
Now that the fall nursing school semester is underway, let’s look at some practical tips that will help you know how to study for nursing school.
How to Pass Nursing School Exams
It’s time for nursing students to gear up and start their new school semester. Let’s dig into some practical tips for how to pass nursing school exams.
Primary Nursing vs Team Nursing
Let’s look at primary nursing vs team nursing, models of care delivery. How nurses are deployed within a hospital or any other type of health care facility.
Reasons Why Nurses Are So Mean to Nursing Students
Has an instructor or nurse been really mean to you as a nursing student? Let’s go over a few reasons why nurses are so mean to nursing students.
What Are the Leadership Theories in Nursing?
A leadership theory is a framework that explains how individuals they can best lead others. These are imperative for the advancement of nursing. Let’s discuss different theories of leadership in nursing.
What’s the Difference Between CNA and an RN?
What’s the difference between a CNA and RN? While there is some overlap with responsibilities, these roles are very different. Let’s go over the specifics!
Medical Model vs Nursing Model
In this article, we discuss define the medical model and the nursing model and outline key differences.
What is the Difference Between Nursing Externships and Internships?
Externship Vs Internship Nursing are valuable learning experiences for college students. They can be applied towards practicing nursing jobs.
What is the Difference Between an LPN vs RN vs BSN?
What is the difference between Lpn Vs Rn Vs Bsn? If you’re currently employed in a hospital or healthcare facility, consider getting your BSN.
Different Ways Nurses Draw Blood for Labs
New to phlebotomy? In this blog post, a nurse discusses the different ways we can draw blood for labs in the hospital, equipment, steps, and more.
Types of Nursing Assessments Every Nurse Needs To Know
A common responsibility of nurses. Let’s discuss the different kinds of assessments nurses perform, and when when are necessary.
Head-to-Toe Nursing Assessments versus Focused Assessments
What’s the difference between a head-to-toe nursing assessment and a focused assessment? An RN explains.
How Do I Become a Nurse?
How do I become a nurse? Do you want to become a nurse? This is everything you need to know about school and the job – from an experienced nurse who’s been there.
Why Become A Nurse? A Nurse’s Personal Story Unveiled
Are trying to decide whether to go to nursing school? If you’ve ever wondered “why become a nurse” then read on – I share my story!
Understanding Nursing Leadership
Ever wonder about how the bedside nurses work with nursing leadership? We interview Megan Brunson, a current practicing nursing supervisor, and discuss how the bedside nurse can leverage leadership in various patient situations.
Preparing for the NCLEX – 4 Tips from a Nurse
Preparing for the NCLEX is a daunting task. I took the NCLEX back in 2010 and passed in 75 questions in 1 hr and 20 minutes. I’m not a great test-taker and wasn’t a 4.0 student. I did, however, do what I outline in this post. I wanted to share my thoughts with you in […]