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Nursing Podcast by NURSING.com (NRSNG) (NCLEX® Prep for Nurses and Nursing Students)

Nursing podcast for nursing students and nurses or new nurse. NCLEX® prep, pharmacology, ICU, critical care, and CCRN.

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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 […] The post My secret tips for passing nursing school tests (11 test taking strategies for nursing school) appeared first on NURSING.com.

22mins

23 Sep 2019

Rank #1

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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 […] The post Hierarchy of O2 Delivery (ventilation, nasal cannula, cpap, bipap and more) appeared first on NURSING.com.

11mins

11 Feb 2019

Rank #2

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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.   The post Lions Don’t Give a **** appeared first on NURSING.com.

6mins

18 Dec 2017

Rank #3

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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 […] The post Learning to “Get Back Up Again” as a Nursing Student appeared first on NURSING.com.

16mins

5 Feb 2018

Rank #4

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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 […] The post Just 5 Minutes for an Accurate Head to Toe Nursing Assessment appeared first on NURSING.com.

8mins

9 May 2019

Rank #5

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How to Improve Your Grades in Nursing School

All nursing students struggle with their grades at some point . . . you’re not alone . . . but after talking with thousands of nursing students, I’ve found that NURSING.com can help you pass. The post How to Improve Your Grades in Nursing School appeared first on NURSING.com.

6mins

11 Feb 2020

Rank #6

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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! The post You ARE Going to be a GREAT Nurse (Introducing Nichole Weaver MSN, RN, CCRN) appeared first on NURSING.com.

22mins

7 May 2018

Rank #7

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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.   The post Tips to Avoid Med Errors appeared first on NURSING.com.

17mins

28 Nov 2017

Rank #8

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4 Little Known Tools for Mastering Pharmacology for Nurses

Pharmacology Doesn’t Have to be Your Enemy I’ve asked 40,000 nursing students: What is your 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 […] The post 4 Little Known Tools for Mastering Pharmacology for Nurses appeared first on NURSING.com.

11mins

21 Jan 2019

Rank #9

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How to Handle Med Errors

It is always important to respond appropriately in the face of a mistake.  If you handle it appropriately you can minimize problems and learn from your mistake.  Learn from an experienced nurse how to handle a med error. The post How to Handle Med Errors appeared first on NURSING.com.

13 Dec 2017

Rank #10

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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 […] The post 4 Steps to Master Critical Thinking in Nursing School appeared first on NURSING.com.

5mins

3 Jul 2019

Rank #11

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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 […] The post 6 Nursing School Hacks (Demolish Nursing School in 6 Easy to Implement Steps) appeared first on NURSING.com.

25mins

28 Jan 2019

Rank #12

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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 […] The post Nursing School Note Taking Strategy to Make Things Stick FOREVER appeared first on NURSING.com.

8mins

12 Apr 2019

Rank #13

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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 […] The post NRSNG is becoming nursing.com in 2020 appeared first on NURSING.com.

9mins

4 Dec 2019

Rank #14

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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 […] The post Patients We Will Never Forget appeared first on NURSING.com.

9 Jul 2018

Rank #15

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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 […] The post NURSING.com Academy FAQs appeared first on NURSING.com.

30 Jul 2018

Rank #16

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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 […] The post 3 Things Every Nursing Student Needs to Know About Head To Toe Assessments appeared first on NURSING.com.

2mins

18 Sep 2019

Rank #17

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Nursing School Doesn’t Have to be a School of Hard Knocks

Nichole Weaver: Welcome to the NRSNG podcast, providing those who care for the world with the tools and confidence they need. And here’s your host, John Haws. John Haws: What’s up, guys? John Haws here with … Nichole Weaver: Nichole Weaver. John Haws: And today, we wanted to talk about something that we think about […] The post Nursing School Doesn’t Have to be a School of Hard Knocks appeared first on NURSING.com.

16 Jul 2018

Rank #18

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Understanding the Difference Between Hypotonic and Hypertonic

Today we have Nicole Weaver our Director of Curriculum breaking down IV Solutions and more specifically the difference between Hypotonic Solutions and Hypertonic Solutions. This is sometimes a difficult topic to grasp and even practicing nurses struggle with this concept. After listening to this podcast episode we’re confident that you will fully grasp the basic […] The post Understanding the Difference Between Hypotonic and Hypertonic appeared first on NURSING.com.

12mins

27 Jun 2019

Rank #19

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Cranial Nerves and Coffee (Plus Mnemonic)

I’m going to break down all twelve cranial nerves in relation to something we all understand, ordering coffee at Starbucks! I. When you first walk in and smell the coffee aroma you’re using the Olfactory nerve. II. You walk inside and begin to read the menu from about 20 feet away you’re now using the […] The post Cranial Nerves and Coffee (Plus Mnemonic) appeared first on NURSING.com.

5mins

20 Jun 2019

Rank #20