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How To Succeed In Nursing School

Author : Caroline Porter Thomas
ISBN : 1467950254
Genre : Medical
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HOW TO BECOME A NURSE, FROM START TO FINISHGet this Amazon bestseller and start the journey! You're about to discover how to... Reach your dream of.... Becoming a nurse!Since you have decided to become a nurse, you may have a lot of questions concerning: How to choose a nursing school, How to Become a RN, How to become a LPN, What is the difference between RN & LPN & BSN. In addition to "How" to become a nurse: You may ask, How to be successful as a nursing student. My name is Caroline Porter Thomas and I am the author of this book. I wrote this book out of huge concern with how difficult & confusing the process of becoming a nurse was. I had a difficult time choosing a program that was right for me, gaining acceptance into a nursing program & then passing the extremely difficult nursing program and NCLEX examination. I was also very concerned, because I really wanted to become a nurse; however had a C average in high school and had taken a 5 year break since graduation. In addition to that, I was told in the 8th grade that I had a learning disability and was held back and entire year. So when I made the decision to find a way to become a nurse, I knew the odds were against me. However, I learned a few key study tips & techniques that I will share with you in this book which enabled me to start nursing school with a 3.7 gpa and also graduated nursing school with honors. Here Is A Preview Of What You'll Learn... The benefits of being a nurse Where do you start What you should know before you start how to transition to nursing courses how to use your nursing class time effectively Advice from 25 different nursing professors nationwide: Including Yale & Johns Hopkins How to stay focused & Energized How to Enjoy the Process Much, much more! Purchase your copy today! Take action today and purchase the book that can truly change your life. Check Out What Others Are Saying... "I purchased the book How To Succeed in Nursing School, from Amazon! I loved it!! I read it right before I started nursing classes a couple weeks ago! This book made me feel one step ahead before I even started classes; I felt like I was more prepared than many of the other students in my class. The book gives so much great advice for nursing students to help us succeed." Brooke Obermeier "Caroline's books and videos have helped me out so much. I feel so prepared for nursing school and am so glad that she took the time to instill in us readers all she knows." Brianna Sam- Texas Tech University "I had no idea how to study for anatomy and physiology let alone nursing classes before reading "How to Succeed in Nursing School." After reading this book multiple times I have enacted Caroline's techniques and I can say that they have truly changed my academics forever. I'm more confident than I ever have been and am confident I can pass with honors as well as pass the NCLEX the first time. I'm so grateful for this material that Caroline has published!" Evan Davison - The Ohio State University Tags: Nursing School, Nursing school supplies, Nursing school gifts, Nursing school books, Become a nurse, Become a registered nurse, Become a rn, Become a license practical nurse, Become a lpn, Nursing student gifts, Nursing student supplies, Nursing student accessories, Nursing stuff, Nursing student shirts, Student nurse accessories, Student nurse gifts, How to become a nurse, Becoming a nurse book, Becoming a nurse, How to become a registered nurse, Becoming a registered nurse, Steps to become a nurse, Nurse school, Top nursing schools, How many years to become a nurse, What education is needed to become a nurse
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How To Succeed In Nursing School

Author : Caroline Porter
ISBN : 0557281822
Genre : Nursing
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This book is targeted towards individuals interested in learning more about a career in nursing. It will serve as a practical guide in answering the common questions one may have when considering the profession. The first section of the book part one, examines the endless opportunities that a nursing license can provide. The second part of the book provides the reader with information that would be helpful when applying to a program. Finally, the last section of the book guides readers through graduation and passing the licensing board examination.Twenty five different nursing professors nationwide share their tips and advice on the characteristics of a successful nursing student. These professors are from community colleges, universities and even prestigious institutions such as Yale and Johns Hopkins. Also, testimonials from students, recent nursing school graduates and seasoned nurses are included to help motivate students during the rigorous nursing school education courses.
Category: Nursing

How To Pass Nursing School

Author : S. L. Page
ISBN : 9781493738724
Genre : Medical
File Size : 42.76 MB
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"How to Pass Nursing School" is a comprehensive book that covers all of the important aspects of nursing school. Unlike other books on this topic, this book will tell you all about nursing school--from A to Z! Nursing students often enter nursing school not knowing what to expect, and sometimes find themselves struggling to pass. Some students even become discouraged to the point of questioning whether or not they should quit or pursue a different degree. This guide was written to give students tips to pass, and to tell them exactly what to expect when attending nursing school. The author, S.L. Page, BSN, RN, currently works as a cardiac nurse, and graduated from nursing school with honors. She passed the NCLEX test on her first try, and later went on to start a popular website, where she's helped thousands of people learn more about nursing. In this book, Sarah guides the reader through what to expect in nursing school from beginning to end, covering all of the things students can expect to face, and sharing all the tips, tricks, and resources she used along the way. Whether you're a current nursing student looking for ways to boost your performance, a high school student interested in preparing for nursing school, an adult looking to return for a nursing degree, or a recent graduate looking for tips to transition into your first job--this book can equip you with the tools and resources to help you succeed. Aside from this nursing school guide, you'll also receive a bundle of professionally designed resume and cover letter templates for submitting resumes after graduation, a printable weekly planner template to help you stay organized, and a printable flashcard template for making flashcards. All templates are in .doc or .docx format, and must be downloaded separately following instructions in the book itself. All of these resources are included with your purchase of "How to Pass Nursing School." These resources alone are worth the purchase price, but you'll get them free as a special gift when you purchase this book. It doesn't matter whether you know nothing about nursing school, or whether you're already in nursing school--this book has something for everyone. To see all of the topics covered in this book, use the "Look Inside" feature on Amazon. Here's just a sample of some of the topics covered: How to prepare for nursing school Tips for international students and returning adults Different types of nurses and degrees (LPN, RN, etc.) Sample curriculum and classes Paying for nursing school (scholarships, financial aid, etc.) Saving money on textbooks Information on care plans, clinicals, and nursing skills Nursing entrance, mid-curricular, and exit exams Studying and test-taking strategies NCLEX Nursing career information Common nursing specialties Preparing for interviews Preparing resumes and cover letters (you'll receive cover letter and resume templates) Tips to get a job and advance in your career and more Who will benefit most from this book? "How to Pass Nursing School" will best benefit the following readers: Adults or international student interested in returning to nursing school, or becoming a nurse in the U.S.(this guide will tell you what to expect) High school students planning to enter nursing school (you'll learn what to expect and how to prepare) For current nursing students, this guide will offer study tips, NCLEX tips, how to save money on books, scholarship resources, and more. If you're about to graduate nursing school (or a recent graduate)--you'll benefit from the professionally designed resume templates and cover letters, and advice on finding jobs and performing well in interviews.
Category: Medical

Saunders Student Nurse Planner

Author : Susan C. DeWit
ISBN : UOM:39015060009795
Genre : Medical
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Versatile, flexible, and compact, the Saunders Student Nurse Planner, Version 3 is an unrivaled, quick-reference, organizational tool for busy nursing students. The Planner helps students to manage their time and perform to their fullest potential in the classroom, during clinical sessions, and in practice. Advice on study skills, entering the clinical area for the first time, stress reduction, and communication is offered, along with a variety of planning calendars and a self-contained, customizable telephone directory. AID TO SUCCESS: Survival Spanish Phrases provides the nurse caring for diverse patient populations with selected phrases commonly used in the clinical setting in nurse-patient communication. Unique! AID TO SUCCESS: Basic, essential information on medicine administration, diagnostic tests, preparation of the preoperative and postoperative patient, updated staging of pressure ulcers, dosages and calculations, monitoring IV fluids are all available at one's fingertips in a concise, accessible format. Time management strategies help students perform to their fullest potential in the classroom, during clinical sessions, and in practice. Advice on study skills gives students the edge they need to succeed. Stress reduction techniques work wonders to improve focus and increase efficiency. Planning calendars help to organize and prioritize. Self-contained, customizable telephone directory provides plenty of room for both academic and personal information. Unique! AID TO SUCCESS: Glasgow Coma Scale gives a quantitative neurological assessment of level of consciousness. Unique! AID TO SUCCESS: Pain Assessment Tools - pain is the 5th vital sign, as explained in the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) Pain Standards. Unique! AID TO SUCCESS: Body Mass Index formula is the current tool for measuring total body fat and predicting obesity. Unique! AID TO SUCCESS: Table of the characteristics of the most commonly used IV fluids in the section on IV use, placement, and care. Content on State Boards gives students a timely source for key information. Educational Opportunities for Nursing Careers provides a heads-up for students planning their careers. Unique! Space-saving design includes a cleaner, more efficient layout that will keep this handbook compact yet bursting with helpful information. Unique! Lined Day Planner allows for greater flexibility with more room for busy weekend schedules.
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Saunders 2018 2019 Strategies For Test Success E Book

Author : Linda Anne Silvestri
ISBN : 9780323479714
Genre : Medical
File Size : 64.98 MB
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Get more than just practice questions; get comprehensive test and nursing school preparation that’s proven to help you succeed! Written by the most trusted expert in NCLEX exam prep, Saunders 2018-2019 Strategies for Test Success: Passing Nursing School and the NCLEX Exam, 5th Edition is an invaluable guide that teaches you how to master the things that matter most on the NCLEX exam and your nursing school exams: critical thinking, problem solving, and time management. In this guide you’ll find not only 1,200 practice questions and rationales that reflect the latest NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN test plans, but you’ll also get a wealth of proven tips and real-world hints to help you overcome text anxiety, develop effective study habits, and confidently evaluate and identify the correct answer for a variety of test question types, including alternate item formats. It’s a must-have resource for any nursing student who needs not just practice, but well-rounded preparation! A Reducing Test Anxiety chapter offers simple strategies to control test-induced stress and gain the confidence needed to pass exams. A Developing Study Skills chapter provides helpful tips on improving time management for more efficient exam preparation. 1,200 review questions are included in the book and online, providing a 2-in-1 approach to learning strategies and test-taking skills UNIQUE! Student-to-Student Hints highlight real life strategies that have helped other students graduate from nursing school and pass the NCLEX exam. Helpful Tips for the Nursing Student highlight the most important concepts needed for exam success. Online practice questions let you apply the strategies learned from the text in a realistic electronic testing environment. Emphasis on comprehensive test preparation helps you develop, refine, and apply the reasoning skills you need to succeed throughout nursing school and on the NCLEX examination. Priority concepts for each question help you link your concept-based classes and NCLEX prep. Chapters on specific question content — such as prioritization, pharmacology, triage/disaster management, and delegation — offer numerous examples to prepare you for higher-level questions. A fun, 4-color design features cartoons and bold designs to help engage visual learners. NEW! Thoroughly updated content reflects the most current NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN test plans. NEW! Experience level coding for questions designates each question as beginning, intermediate, or experienced to help focus your learning throughout all points of your nursing school career. NEW! Increased focus on clinical judgement incorporates strategies for clinical judgement, question data, and question abnormalities into the NCLEX-style questions. NEW! Expanded client-centered options address the increasing import of the patient-centered care QSEN competency on the NCLEX Exam. NEW! Additional coverage of interprofessionalism is incorporated.
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The Ultimate Guide To Getting Into Nursing School

Author : Genevieve Chandler
ISBN : 9780071593830
Genre : Medical
File Size : 50.70 MB
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Get into the nursing school of your choice and succeed once you get there! If getting into the right nursing school-and making your mark-is your goal, following the strategies in The Ultimate Guide to Getting into Nursing School will definitely put you ahead of the pack. This fun, information-packed guide covers all the essentials of the nursing school experience, from picking the right school to what to expect and how to rise to the head of the class once you are accepted into a program. Features: Insider advice and anecdotes from professors, nurses, and students who tell you what it's really like to go through the application process and succeed in nursing school Sure-fire steps for turning a nursing application into a winning application Self-assessment chapter that helps you determine whether nursing is right for you A detailed overview of the application process Everything you need to know to do well in school, including exam preparation, papers, and presentations, and the basic clinical information with which you'll need to be familiar Advice from students, nurses, and professors on how to smoothly adjust to the culture and expectations of being a nurse Chapter on post-nursing-school options, including acquiring an advanced degree, obtaining certification, and becoming a manager
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Saunders Strategies For Test Success

Author : Linda Anne Silvestri
ISBN : PSU:000067150922
Genre : Medical
File Size : 65.25 MB
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This book and companion CD offer 500 questions to help readers practice the skills they are learning and gain realistic test-taking experience for the NCLEX examination. Key topics are covered including tips to help readers tackle any nursing test.
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Mcgraw Hill S Nursing School Entrance Exams

Author : Thomas Evangelist
ISBN : 9780071599382
Genre : Study Aids
File Size : 80.28 MB
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We want to help you succeed on your Nursing School Entrance Exam We've put all of our proven expertise into McGraw-Hill's Nursing School Entrance Exams to make sure you're ready for this crucial test. Whether you're taking the NLN PAX-RN, NET, TEAS, PSB-RN, or C-NET-RN, this book gives you essential skill-building techniques and strategies developed by a team of renowned test-prep tutors. You'll get eight practice tests, skill-building drills, test-taking strategies, and all the facts about the current exams. With McGraw-Hill's Nursing School Entrance Exams, we'll guide you step by step through your preparation program-and give you the tools you need to succeed. Inside you'll find: 8 practice tests Skill-building drills with hundreds of practice questions Strategies to help you master every question type Scientific illustrations to clarify important concepts Review of all subjects featured on the exams Career and educational guidance from a nursing professional
Category: Study Aids

Saunders 2016 2017 Strategies For Test Success E Book

Author : Linda Anne Silvestri
ISBN : 9780323296625
Genre : Medical
File Size : 60.20 MB
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Take the anxiety out of taking any nursing test with Saunders 2016-2017 Strategies for Test Success: Passing Nursing School and the NCLEX Exam, 4th Edition. Written by the most trusted expert in NCLEX prep, Linda Silvestri, and updated to reflect the most current NCLEX test plans, this invaluable guide covers key topics like time management, critical thinking, and problem solving, with tips to help you overcome test anxiety and develop effective study habits. Learn how to confidently evaluate and identify the correct answer for a variety of test question types, including alternate item formats, with chapters on preparing for nursing exams, prioritization methods, and pharmacology questions, and practice your skills and gain realistic test-taking experience with the book and Evolve site’s 1,200 practice questions. A Reducing Test Anxiety chapter offers simple strategies to control test-induced stress and gain the confidence needed to pass exams. A Developing Study Skills chapter provides helpful tips on improving time management for more efficient exam preparation. An emphasis on comprehensive test preparation helps you develop, refine, and apply the reasoning skills you need to succeed throughout nursing school and on the NCLEX examination. Coverage of detailed critical thinking methods offers valuable clues to help you analyze and uncover the correct answer option for all question types, including multiple-choice and alternate item-format questions. Helpful Tips for the Beginning Nursing Student highlight the most important concepts needed for exam success. Chapters on specific question content — such as prioritization, pharmacology, triage/disaster management, and delegation — provide numerous examples to prepare you for higher-level questions. UNIQUE! Student-to-Student Hints highlight real life strategies that have helped other students graduate from nursing school and pass the NCLEX exam. Online practice questions let you apply the strategies learned from the text in a realistic electronic testing environment. A fun, 4-color design features cartoons and bold designs to help engage visual learners. NEW! Thoroughly updated content reflects the most current NCLEX test plans. Summary information on the latest test plans is highlighted in chapter 4. NEW! Addition of SI units and removal of trade drug names reflect the upcoming changes to the NCLEX-RN test plan. NEW! 200 new practice questions bring the overall total to 1,200 questions on the Evolve site. NEW! Two-year revision cycle ensures that the content is current and covers all of the question types found on the NCLEX exam. NEW! Priority Concepts added to each question help readers link their concept-based classes and NCLEX prep.
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How To Prepare For Nursing School

Author : S.L. Page
ISBN : 9781494436902
Genre : Medical
File Size : 67.25 MB
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"How to Prepare for Nursing School" is a book that covers all of the important aspects of preparing for nursing school. In this book, you'll learn about the different types of nursing programs, how to select a good nursing school, how to finance your nursing education, and much more. Nursing students often enter nursing school not knowing what to expect, and sometimes find themselves struggling during the admissions process. Some students even become discouraged to the point of questioning whether they should quit, or pursue a different degree. This guide was written to give students tips insight into how to approach nursing school. The author, S.L. Page, BSN, RN, currently works as a cardiac nurse and graduated from nursing school with honors. She later went on to start a popular nursing website, where she's helped thousands of people learn more about nursing. In this book, Sarah guides the reader through what to expect when applying to nursing school. She warns students of what they can expect to face, and she shares all the tips, tricks, and resources she used along the way. Whether you're a high school student who is considering attending nursing school, or a returning adult looking to get a first (or second) degree in nursing, this book will tell you how to prepare. This book is a part of the comprehensive book written by S.L. Page titled, "How to Pass Nursing School." Here's just a sample of some of the topics covered: How to prepare for nursing school in high school Tips for international students and returning adults Different types of nurses and degrees (LPN, RN, etc.) Sample curriculum and classes Paying for nursing school (scholarships, financial aid, etc.) When to apply to nursing school FAQ about nursing school and more Who will benefit most from this eBook? "How to Prepare for Nursing School" will best benefit the following readers: Adults or international student interested in returning to nursing school, or becoming a nurse in the U.S.(this guide will tell you what to expect) High school students planning to enter nursing school (you'll learn what to expect and how to prepare) Anyone interested in the field of nursing
Category: Medical

Nursing School Success Tools For Constructing Your Future

Author : Donamarie Wilfong
ISBN : 9780763768263
Genre : Medical
File Size : 55.89 MB
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Nursing School Success: Skills for Constructing Your Future is designed to meet the unique and diverse educational needs of today s nursing student. This resource helps students develop study and critical thinking skills required in today s intense nursing programs. Nursing School Success includes exercises that promote active learning, chapter objectives, self-correcting tools to assess one s learning style, study habits, and time management skills."
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Saunders 2016 2017 Strategies For Test Success

Author : Linda Anne Silvestri
ISBN : 0323296610
Genre : Nursing
File Size : 80.91 MB
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Preceded by: Saunders 2014-2015 strategies for test success / Linda Anne Silvestri, Angela Silvestri. 3rd ed. c2014.
Category: Nursing

Nursing School Insider

Author : Amy McDonald
ISBN : 1478187700
Genre : Education
File Size : 51.2 MB
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You're about to begin your nursing education. Why struggle through it alone when you can get advice from someone who has not only been through the same challenges as you are about to face, but knows what it looks like from the other side? 10 Secrets to Nursing School Admission will guide you through the confusing admission process and dramatically improve your chances of getting accepted into nursing school. Don't waste precious time and effort trying to get into nursing school without this critical information! Read about the “behind the scenes” facts that can make the difference in your admission efforts. Learn from someone who knows the tricks of the trade, The Nursing School Insider! In 10 Secrets to Nursing School Admission you will learn: How to choose between Online and Classroom education Who you really need to know to increase your chances for admission How to improve your entrance exam score and why it's critical Key interview skills you must possess to get noticed ...And much, much more!
Category: Education

Saunders Strategies For Test Success Passcode

Author : Linda Anne Silvestri
ISBN : 1455736244
Genre : Medical
File Size : 39.28 MB
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This is a Pageburst digital textbook; the product description may vary from the print textbook. An essential resource for any nursing student, this invaluable guide gives you the tools you need to overcome text anxiety and develop effective study habits. Key topics include time management, critical thinking, and problem solving, with tips to help you tackle any nursing test - from a routine quiz to the NCLEX® examination. You'll learn how to confidently evaluate and identify the correct answer for a variety of test question types, including alternate item formats, with chapters on the nursing process, prioritization methods, and safety strategies. The book and companion CD offer 500 practice questions to help you practice the skills you are learning and gain realistic test-taking experience. Coverage of detailed critical thinking methods offer valuable clues to help you analyze and uncover the correct answer option for all question types, including multiple-choice, true-or-false, and alternate item-format questions Chapters on specific question content, such as prioritization, pharmacology, management, and delegation, provide numerous examples to prepare you for higher cognitive level questions A fun, two-color design features cartoons and bold designs to help visual learners become better overall test-takers. Linda Silvestri's hallmark Pyramid Points in the margins highlight the most important concepts you need to learn for exam success. A companion CD includes 500 practice questions that allow you to apply the strategies learned from the text in a realistic electronic testing environment. Refocused content emphasizes comprehensive test preparation to help you develop, refine, and apply the reasoning skills you need to succeed throughout nursing school and on the NCLEX® examination. A new chapter on reducing test anxiety offers simple strategies you can use to control test-induced stress and gain the confidence you need to pass exams. A new chapter on developing a structured study plan provides helpful tips for improving time management for more efficient exam preparation.
Category: Medical

Saunders 2014 2015 Strategies For Test Success E Book

Author : Linda Anne Silvestri
ISBN : 9781455737512
Genre : Medical
File Size : 80.46 MB
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An essential resource for any nursing student, this invaluable guide gives you the tools you need to overcome text anxiety and develop effective study habits. Key topics include time management, critical thinking, and problem solving, with tips to help you tackle any nursing test — from a routine quiz to the NCLEX® examination. You’ll learn how to confidently evaluate and identify the correct answer for a variety of test question types, including alternate item formats, with chapters on the nursing process, prioritization methods, and safety strategies. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content may not be included. Coverage of detailed critical thinking methods offer valuable clues to help you analyze and uncover the correct answer option for all question types, including multiple-choice, true-or-false, and alternate item-format questions Chapters on specific question content, such as prioritization, pharmacology, management, and delegation, provide numerous examples to prepare you for higher cognitive level questions A fun, two-color design features cartoons and bold designs to help visual learners become better overall test-takers. Linda Silvestri’s hallmark Pyramid Points in the margins highlight the most important concepts you need to learn for exam success. Refocused content emphasizes comprehensive test preparation to help you develop, refine, and apply the reasoning skills you need to succeed throughout nursing school and on the NCLEX® examination. A new chapter on reducing test anxiety offers simple strategies you can use to control test-induced stress and gain the confidence you need to pass exams. A new chapter on developing a structured study plan provides helpful tips for improving time management for more efficient exam preparation.
Category: Medical

Mosby S Tour Guide To Nursing School

Author : Melodie Chenevert
ISBN : UOM:39015063359379
Genre : Medical
File Size : 32.99 MB
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Endorsed by the National Student Nurses' Association (NSNA), this practical guide provides nursing students with down-to-earth advice on how to succeed academically, deal with failure, improve on test-taking and report writing skills, and how to build relationships with other students and faculty as they travel through nursing school. In addition, this resource offers statistics on the cost of nursing school, how long it will take to obtain a degree, survival tips from other nursing students, time management strategies, and more. A must-have for every nursing student. Provides a light-hearted and practical approach to getting through nursing school. Uses an easy to follow "road trip" theme throughout. Endorsed by the National Student Nurses' Association (NSNA). Offers down-to-earth advice and suggestions for improving time management and test taking skills, forming support and/or study groups and improving oral and written reports. Describes effective strategies for dealing with stressful situations such as failure, procrastination, and depression. Addresses the challenges faced by returning students such as how to balance school, work, and family obligations. Includes appendixes that provide useful information on Resources for NCLEX® Review, Sources of Scholarships and Loans, and U.S., Canadian, and Specialty Nursing Organizations. Completely new and improved cartoon illustrations add to the light-hearted personality of the book. Now in color to be more visually appealing to the reader. Updated content throughout, including: statistics on college tuition, valuable facts about tuition reimbursements, employment rates, and salaries and benefits, including the latest statistics. Alternate Routes chapter has been updated to include the various degree paths a student can take within nursing school. Discusses the changes on the NCLEX® examination along with tips for individual and group study. Includes information on the technological advances in nursing schools including online courses.
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Basics

Author : Kaplan
ISBN : 9781506209029
Genre : Medical
File Size : 72.40 MB
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Ace your nursing school assignments and exams with Kaplan's The Basics content guide. Up-to-date. Updated annually by Kaplan’s expert nursing faculty. Complete. Contains easy-to-understand outlines of basic content to prepare for all your nursing school assignments and tests. Learner-efficient. Organized in outline format with information presented in easy-access tables. Trusted. Used by thousands of students each year to succeed in nursing school and beyond. Chapters mirror the content covered in your nursing school curriculum so you know you have complete content coverage.
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Mosby S Tour Guide To Nursing School E Book

Author : Melodie Chenevert
ISBN : 9780323067393
Genre : Medical
File Size : 20.66 MB
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Encouraging, user-friendly, and altogether unique, Mosby’s Tour Guide to Nursing School encourages you to not only survive nursing school, but excel in whichever program you select. Throughout the book, Dr. Chenevert compares your journey through nursing school to a road trip, and she offers advice to increase your understanding, help you successfully navigate obstacles, and make your journey more enjoyable. You’ll learn how to prepare for the NCLEX® and your nursing career, how to get good grades, how to deal with failure, how to improve oral and written reports, and much more. A must-have for every nursing student! Endorsed by the National Student Nurses Association (NSNA). Written by a nationally known motivational speaker and nurse, the book’s down-to-earth approach uses humor and clever analogies to clearly teach the information you need to know. Uses the analogy of a cross-country road trip to help you see the relationships between different aspects of nursing school, as well as give you a finite view of its duration and end result. Inspirational quotes throughout offer wisdom and encouragement from fellow nursing students and graduates. The appendix lists numerous diverse resources you’ll find useful before, during, and after nursing school. Electronic Age Information covers distance learning, online courses, and podcasts, facilitating your success both in today’s electronic classroom and with the advancing technology in nursing. A special NCLEX® chapter (Chapter 29: Are We There Yet? Almost.) provides you with the tools you need to prepare for and pass the NCLEX®. Updated statistics and information on the emerging trends of the workforce keep you current with what’s happening in the world outside nursing and help you make educated choices during nursing school. Three chapters are devoted to diversity in today’s workforce and the non-traditional student. Thorough coverage of ADN, BSN, and RN-BSN programs (program prerequisites, differences, and more) helps you make informed decisions about your choice of nursing programs. An appendix of Online Resources provides quick and easy access to web sites that will assist both students and graduates with continued study and real-world advice.
Category: Medical

Success In Practical Vocational Nursing E Book

Author : Patricia Knecht
ISBN : 9780323396035
Genre : Medical
File Size : 54.75 MB
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A market-leading must-have and part of the LPN Threads series, Success in Practical/Vocational Nursing, From Student to Leader, 8th Edition provides you with everything you need to succeed in both nursing school and in a career in LPN/LVN nursing. With a strong emphasis on leadership, this clear, comprehensive new edition discusses the higher-level roles and responsibilities of an LPN/LVN leader, the skills necessary to become a successful LPN/LVN, and the future of the field. It is filled with opportunities for you to test your understanding as you read, as well as practice NCLEX review questions at the end of each chapter to prepare you for the NCLEX-PN® Examination. Collaborative Care boxes highlight challenges that occur in emerging community and continuing care workforce settings, and give you examples of leadership and management opportunities for LPN/LVNs in any health care setting you may find yourself. Critical Thinking boxes include activities that could be used in a flipped classroom experience, and provide you with critical thinking and problem solving opportunities throughout the chapter to enhance your understanding. Try This boxes provide students and instructors with clinical simulations or activities related to topics discussed in the text that can be utilized in simulation or role-play scenarios in class. Professional Pointers boxes give advice on nursing best practices in the professional arena during and after nursing school. Get Ready for the NCLEX® Examination! section at the end of the text contains key points, additional learning activities, and review questions for the NCLEX® Examination (including alternate format items in every chapter). Presents tips on taking the NCLEX-PN examination and information on applications, interviews, and the job search, including electronic resumes. Full-color design, cover, photos, and illustrations make this text visually appealing, pedagogically useful and easy to read. Numbered objectives open each chapter and provide a framework for content. Key points at the end of each chapter summarize chapter highlights and serve as an excellent review tool. Key terms with phonetic pronunciations are at the beginning of each chapter and in full color at first mention in the text, and assist you in improving and supplementing your terminology and language skills before you enter clinical practice. References and Suggested Readings lists are arranged by chapter at the end of the book to provide you with resources for further understanding of text concepts. NEW! Community Resources chapter covers tools and resources that you can find within your community to help you with learning, personal, and family needs that could interfere with success in school. NEW! Work Force Trends chapter discusses the most current issues, challenges, and concerns with the LPN/LVN workforce. NEW! Storytelling narratives at the beginning of each chapter use true stories to enhance learning and demonstrate the relevancy of key topics.
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