Rank #1: Transitioning from New Grad to “Nurse” (with @thenursejennifer)
Making the change from a new grad to a “real nurse” is extremely hard. Jennifer helps guide us through the process. Come see her in person at NURSING Live (https://www.nursing.com/live)
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Apr 27 2020
Rank #3: My secret tips for passing nursing school tests (11 test taking strategies for nursing school)
Did you know that 87,000+ nursing students FAILED the NCLEX last year alone?!?!? We’ve got to change that . . . one way to decrease that number is to develop some strategies for nursing tests. Download Our Test Taking Cheatsheet Nursing school tests can leave you feeling like you are reading a foreign language. When […]
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Sep 23 2019
Rank #4: Hierarchy of O2 Delivery (ventilation, nasal cannula, cpap, bipap and more)
PODCAST TRANSCRIPT: Hey everybody. This is Jon with NURSING.com. Today I just want to talk about a couple of the different methods of oxygen delivery systems that we have available for our patients. There will be a chart available for this at Nrsng.com/1. So basically when a patient comes in and is in need […]
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Feb 11 2019
Rank #5: Lions Don’t Give a ****
One of my favorite quotes is: Lions don’t concern themselves with the opinion of sheep. We want you to be a LION. Be humble, work your hardest, do everything that you can . . . and then . . . rest easy at night and don’t concern yourself with the opinion of sheep.
Dec 18 2017
Rank #7: Learning to “Get Back Up Again” as a Nursing Student
Perfection is an impossible goal as a nurse. You will make mistakes, you will fall down, you will fail . . . The important thing is learning to get back up after the failure hits. Today, I am talking with a NURSING.com member, Jenna, about her journey in nursing school and her future as a […]
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Feb 05 2018
Rank #8: Just 5 Minutes for an Accurate Head to Toe Nursing Assessment
Nursing assessments are a vital part of learning how to be a great nurse. It’s a skill that can be very difficult to learn because as you learn all these different assessments you realize that as you start to put them all together an assessment could take 40 or more minutes! There’s no time in […]
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May 09 2019
Rank #9: How to Improve Your Grades in Nursing School
Feb 11 2020
Rank #10: You ARE Going to be a GREAT Nurse (Introducing Nichole Weaver MSN, RN, CCRN)
I am so excited to introduce the new Director of Content at NRSNG: Nichole Weaver MSN, RN, CCRN. I wanted to bring Nichole on to introduce herself and say “HI” as well as discuss how you can believe in yourself. Enjoy!
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May 07 2018
Rank #11: Tips to Avoid Med Errors
Medication math requires great attention to detail, and the math can be challenging. Pharmacology is already very difficult to master with interesting medication names and lists of side effects and contraindications. But, we are here to help with some tips that will help you avoid any med math errors.
Nov 28 2017
Rank #12: 5 Little Known Tools for Mastering Pharmacology for Nurses
Pharmacology Doesn’t Have to be Your Enemy I’ve asked 40,000 nursing students what their biggest struggle is in nursing school. Can you guess the most common answer? NURSING PHARMACOLOGY Look . . . I was no exception to this while in nursing school. In fact, Nursing Pharm was possibly the most complicated subject for me during school. […]
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Jan 21 2019
Rank #13: How to Handle Med Errors
Dec 13 2017
Rank #14: 4 Steps to Master Critical Thinking in Nursing School
What is critical thinking for nursing? [button url=”https://www.nursing.com/lesson/test-02-01-critical-thinking/?utm_medium=website&utm_source=blog&utm_campaign=critical%20thinking%20steps”]View NURSING.com Critical Thinking Lesson[/button] Chances are you’ve heard about critical thinking over and over from your nursing instructors, read about it in text books and seen it on tests. Has anyone actually shown you how to use critical thinking in a nursing setting? I break it down […]
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Jul 03 2019
Rank #15: 6 Nursing School Hacks (Demolish Nursing School in 6 Easy to Implement Steps)
Do you ever get the feeling that you are drowning in nursing school? Like there is too much to do, not enough time? So did I . . . Prior to attending nursing school I had a degree in Business and a total of 120 college credits. I had already attended 3 universities and sampled […]
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Jan 28 2019
Rank #16: Nursing School Note Taking Strategy to Make Things Stick FOREVER
Let’s face it nursing school is difficult and time consuming on it’s own already but this note taking strategy can really help that information stick for a life time. I still remember things from nursing school that I took notes on because of this method. It’s no magic fix and does still require a lot […]
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Apr 12 2019
Rank #17: NRSNG is becoming nursing.com in 2020
On January 14, 2020, NRSNG is becoming nursing.com Let me try to answer some of the questions you might have and then I’ll explain a bit more. I made a quick video to explain it all here: CLICK HERE What is happening to your NRSNG Academy account? After January 14, 2020 you will be able […]
Dec 04 2019
Rank #18: Patients We Will Never Forget
Audio: Welcome to the NRSNG podcast, providing those who care for the world with the tools and confidence they need. And here’s your host, Jon Haws. Jon Haws: What’s up guys? Welcome to the NRSNG podcast. I’m here with Nicole- Nicole: Hey guys. Jon Haws: … and we just wanted to kind of talk to […]
Jul 09 2018
Rank #19: NURSING.com Academy FAQs
Speaker 1: Welcome to the NRSNG podcast. Providing those who care for the world with the tools and confidence they need. Here’s your host, Jon Haws. Jon Haws: What’s up, guys? Welcome to the NRSNG podcast. I’m Jon Haws, RN. Nichole Weaver: I’m Nichole Weaver, MSN, RN, CCRN. Jon Haws: Today we wanted to address […]
Jul 30 2018
Rank #20: 3 Things Every Nursing Student Needs to Know About Head To Toe Assessments
There’s so much information to collect during a head to toe assessment how do you make sure to get it all while also not taking 45 minutes to an hour to complete? The head to toe assessment is an important task that you will need to master as a nurse. Often times the way it’s […]
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Sep 18 2019