So today I volunteered at the hospital, and it happened to be a busy shift with a bunch of babies coming in. I normally sit behind the triage desk and get to see the patients when they first come in, and also tune into how the nurse triage’s each patient. Read More
First off, I’ll explain how I found out about the NSNA. My school sent me a letter to join the school’s Nursing Student Association club. I missed the deadline, so I asked around how or when could we become members of the organization. At that time, that was when someone Read More
The idea for my blog came from a moment in my life when I lost about 20-25 pounds and felt the fittest and healthiest I have ever felt and realized my calling in life, nursing. I loved fitness and nursing, and there you have it; iFitNurse was born. Regarding fitness Read More
Today is Friday and it pretty much wraps up my spring break. ::sigh:: It has been nice to sleep in and to wake up later than 5:30 am for school. Unfortunately, my internal clock opens my eyes at 6:20 am, and forced sleep happens up until 8:30 am. ( Kind Read More
This past week I had my qualifying dosage exam. For those that don't know, each semester my program tests us on our ability to safely and accurately calculate dosage /medicine calculation orders. So since I previously took Phatmacology at another school which included dosage calculations I was really stressed on Read More
Stress in nursing school is REAL! I had my first cry of the semester.