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

By Jon Haws RN: Nursing Podcast Host, Critical Care Nurse, Nursing School Mentor, & NCLEX Educator

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Mary
 Jun 21, 2019
I just explored this podcast. It's good to listen to the wonderful informative sessions in Nursing.

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

Episode Date
3 Stories from My Early Nursing Career
10:58

I want to share with you guys three stories of kind of my first few weeks, first few months, working as a nurse.

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Sep 11, 2020
Pain is a Sign to Keep Going (Nursing School During COVID)
7:59

There is a quote that I really, really love. I’m a guy who loves a lot of quotes, have him up around my office. I read them down often and I love to share them one quote that I found recently by a guy named Ray Dalio.

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Sep 09, 2020
Catching COVID, Childcare, Poor Communication in Nursing School
8:28

Today, I’m going to talk and respond to another email that we got from nursing students who are concerned about going through school right now with COVID going on.

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Sep 07, 2020
I’m Scared to Graduate Nursing School
9:51

today, we’re going to be talking about COVID and nursing school. I know you guys are probably tired of talking about COVID, but I want to talk a little bit about how it relates to your journey through nursing school.

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Sep 02, 2020
Stop Over Studying in Nursing School and for the NCLEX
7:22

Today I want to discuss how many practice questions are enough questions for the NCLEX, and does the Pearson trick work?

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Aug 31, 2020
I Can Not Imagine Nursing School During COVID
6:59

Over the last four or five months. I think what the world has seen…almost more than anything…is the resilience of nurses and healthcare professionals. And I want to talk to you nursing students who have demonstrated exactly how resilient, how strong, and how incredible you guys are.

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Aug 24, 2020
The 10 Step Note Taking Method for Nursing School
8:38

Today we’ll talk about the 10 step note-taking method for nursing students.

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Aug 17, 2020
How to Prep with NCLEX Questions (the right way)
10:09

Let’s talk about how to take questions during nursing school and how to prepare for the NCLEX.

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Aug 10, 2020
4 Tips For Studying Nursing at Home During COVID
7:13

I want to give you guys a couple of tips on selecting the appropriate study environment for you right now.

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Aug 03, 2020
How To Pass The CCRN Exam (What is the best ccrn review?)
12:16

I passed the CCRN exam way back in 2014.  I used three tools.  Today, I discuss those tools and how they can help.  To learn more about them, go to: https://nursing.com/ccrn-review/

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Jun 30, 2020
Transitioning from New Grad to “Nurse” (with @thenursejennifer)
17:37

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
Nursing Is All About The Journey (with NurseBass)
20:54

It is never too dark to keep moving forward.

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Apr 20, 2020
Finding Your Way In Nursing (with Mercedes, RN)
21:51

Did you choose nursing or did nursing choose you?  How to stay motivated and fill your cup in nursing.

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Apr 13, 2020
Introducing HappyNursing.com
9:56

happy nursing

Wanted to give you a quick into to a new side website to help keep your motivation up right now.  It’s HappyNursing.com

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Apr 08, 2020
Nursing School as an ESL (English as a Second Language) Student
7:06

esl students nursing school

Surviving nursing school is hard . . . doing so as an ESL student is that much harder.  In this episode we discuss tips from other ESL students for surviving nursing school.

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Apr 06, 2020
Dealing With Jerks
7:49

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Mar 30, 2020
BREAKING: Massive Updates to NCLEX due to COVID-19 (must listen)
21:34

nclex covid pearsonvue updates

NCSBN & PeasonVue just announced some significant changes to the NCLEX as a result of COVID-19. Here is what we are doing about it . . . MUST WATCH. Learn more about SIMCLEX at https://www.nursing.com Speaker 1: What’s up guys.…

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Mar 26, 2020
Next Generation NCLEX (What changes are coming to the NEW NCLEX?)
10:21

NGN nclex changes

What is Next Generation NCLEX (NGN)? Quick NGN Facts WHAT: 5 new question NCLEX question formats WHEN: 2022-2023 WHY: better measure new grad nurse clinical judgement Essentially, the NCSBN or the National Council State Boards of Nursing (who administers the…

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Mar 23, 2020
Answers to Your Fears About COVID-19 (and 3 ways we can help you today)
23:11

coronavirus nursing schools

(click above to listen to the podcast episode) You’re probably feeling a bit scared right now . . . Maybe you’re nursing school just canceled clinicals or moved classes 100% online.  Now, on top of everything that it is to…

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Mar 16, 2020
Remember Your “WHY”
6:22

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Mar 16, 2020
Options for Advancing Your Nursing Career
18:39
Mar 09, 2020
We just launched an NCLEX book . . .
3:31

Huge . . . we just released a comprehensive NCLEX review book.  Save 20% when you order today (3/2/2020).  Just go to NURSING.com/nclexbook

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Mar 02, 2020
5 Tips for Dealing with a Disorganized Nursing Program
8:27

disorganized nursing school

I was recently asked: How to address the disorganization of a program. Conflicting due dates and disorganized instructors seem to make everything harder than it has to be. You know, when I graduated nursing school, I thought mine was the…

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Feb 24, 2020
Finding Balance in Nursing School
11:43

girl on balance beam nursing school

Did you know that nearly 30% of nursing students never graduate?  Trying to balance family, school, job . . . it’s almost unbearable. Honestly how to balance family (being a parent to young kiddos) and school. It’s really hard only…

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Feb 17, 2020
How to Improve Your Grades in Nursing School
6:16

pass 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.

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Feb 11, 2020
How To Survive OB Clinical In Nursing School
14:08

ob clinical baby

Today we talk with an experienced OB nurse and educator about what nursing students can do to survive and thrive the OB clinical in nursing school.

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Feb 10, 2020
From Nursing School Grad to First Job (navigating the transition)
11:21
Feb 03, 2020
NRSNG is becoming NURSING.com in 2020
9:31

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. What is happening to your NRSNG Academy account? After January 14, 2020 … Continued

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Dec 04, 2019
NRSNG is becoming nursing.com in 2020
9:31

nrsng nursing.com

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…

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Dec 04, 2019
A couple nursing stories
11:34

I really just wanted to share a couple stories from my nursing journey.  As we approach a few breaks from school, I hope these stories help you remember your “WHY”.   Happy Nursing!

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Nov 21, 2019
A couple nursing stories
11:34

I really just wanted to share a couple stories from my nursing journey.  As we approach a few breaks from school, I hope these stories help you remember your “WHY”.   Happy Nursing!

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Nov 21, 2019
My secret tips for passing nursing school tests (11 test taking strategies for nursing school)
22:03

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 … Continued

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Sep 23, 2019
My secret tips for passing nursing school tests (11 test taking strategies for nursing school)
22:03

test taking for nurses

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…

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Sep 23, 2019
3 Things Every Nursing Student Needs to Know About Head To Toe Assessments
2:30

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 … Continued

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Sep 18, 2019
3 Things Every Nursing Student Needs to Know About Head To Toe Assessments
2:30

tips for head to toe assessment

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…

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Sep 18, 2019
Do you feel like this in nursing school? (4 tips for overcoming your doubts as a nursing student)
11:44

My first day of nursing school, I walked into a room full of my soon-to-be nursing cohort and was scared stiff. Our professors stood up and told us how we needed to devote all of our time to nursing school … Continued

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Sep 16, 2019
Do you feel like this in nursing school? (4 tips for overcoming your doubts as a nursing student)
11:44

nursing school doubt

My first day of nursing school, I walked into a room full of my soon-to-be nursing cohort and was scared stiff. Our professors stood up and told us how we needed to devote all of our time to nursing school…

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Sep 16, 2019
Walk Out of the NCLEX® Exam Feeling Like You Just Took a 1st Grade Spelling Test
14:13

5 Things You Need To Know About the NCLEX® You’ve just spent thousands and potentially 10’s of thousands of dollars on your nursing school, sacrificed a ton of time and worked harder than ever to get through nursing school but … Continued

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Jul 24, 2019
Walk Out of the NCLEX® Exam Feeling Like You Just Took a 1st Grade Spelling Test
14:13

person studying for nclex

5 Things You Need To Know About the NCLEX® You’ve just spent thousands and potentially 10’s of thousands of dollars on your nursing school, sacrificed a ton of time and worked harder than ever to get through nursing school but…

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Jul 24, 2019
Learn the Nursing Process and ADPIE
2:13

So much of being a great nurse is focused on knowing the nursing process and always following it. What is the nursing process? The nursing process is best remember by the use of the acronym ADPIE ADPIE stands for: Assess … Continued

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Jul 18, 2019
Learn the Nursing Process and ADPIE
2:13

the-nursing-process

So much of being a great nurse is focused on knowing the nursing process and always following it. What is the nursing process? The nursing process is best remember by the use of the acronym ADPIE ADPIE stands for: Assess…

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Jul 18, 2019
Achieve Anything In Nursing School In Just 90 Days
4:20

Seriously, you CAN DO IT. Do you ever wonder why it’s so hard to actually follow through on your New Year’s Resolutions? Typically it’s because we lose motivation and focus because it’s too much of a long term goal. Listen … Continued

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Jul 11, 2019
Achieve Anything In Nursing School In Just 90 Days
4:20

students'achieving-success-in-nursing-school

Seriously, you CAN DO IT. Do you ever wonder why it’s so hard to actually follow through on your New Year’s Resolutions? Typically it’s because we lose motivation and focus because it’s too much of a long term goal. Listen…

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Jul 11, 2019
4 Steps to Master Critical Thinking in Nursing School
5:48

What is critical thinking? 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 … Continued

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Jul 03, 2019
4 Steps to Master Critical Thinking in Nursing School
5:48

student-critically-thinking

What is critical thinking for nursing? 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…

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Jul 03, 2019
Understanding the Difference Between Hypotonic and Hypertonic
12:31

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. … Continued

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Jun 27, 2019
Understanding the Difference Between Hypotonic and Hypertonic
12:31

IV-Solutions-In-Hospital-Hypertonic-and-Hypotonic

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.…

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Jun 27, 2019
Cranial Nerves and Coffee (Plus Mnemonic)
5:24

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 … Continued

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Jun 20, 2019
Cranial Nerves and Coffee (Plus Mnemonic)
5:24

Cranial-nerves-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…

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Jun 20, 2019
You Can Do This!
7:44

Set a goal so big that you can’t achieve it until you become the person who can. What’s up guys? Jon Haws, RN, founder of interest and g, and that is one of my favorite new quotes. There’s a mountain … Continued

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Jun 17, 2019
You Can Do This!
7:44

Set a goal so big that you can’t achieve it until you become the person who can. What’s up guys? Jon Haws, RN, founder of interest and g, and that is one of my favorite new quotes. There’s a mountain…

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Jun 17, 2019
Is Concept Based Nursing Flawed? (Podcast)
20:39

Some hate it, some love it and others have no clue what it is. I interview our director of curriculum here at NRSNG Nicole who is a huge fan of concept based nursing so long as it’s taught properly. The … Continued

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Jun 13, 2019
Is Concept Based Nursing Flawed? (Podcast)
20:39

Is-Concept-based-nursing-flawed

Some hate it, some love it and others have no clue what it is. I interview our director of curriculum here at NURSING.com, Nicole who is a huge fan of concept based nursing so long as it’s taught properly. The…

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Jun 13, 2019
Linchpins for the WIN (Nursing School Secret Weapon)
8:45

Nursing school is tough and I tirelessly poured over all of my textbooks and notes thinking that if I could just memorize EVERYTHING I would do great! And you know what? I did! My first two semesters I received straight … Continued

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Jun 06, 2019
Linchpins for the WIN (Nursing School Secret Weapon)
8:45

linchpins-to-help-in-nursing-school

Nursing school is tough and I tirelessly poured over all of my textbooks and notes thinking that if I could just memorize EVERYTHING I would do great! And you know what? I did! My first two semesters I received straight…

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Jun 06, 2019
What Exactly IS the NCLEX and How Do You Pass?
19:15

Everyone in nursing school understands the gravity of the NCLEX. Nursing school is hard enough and then at the end of it you have to pass the NCLEX. It is the ONE test above all other tests that will determine … Continued

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May 30, 2019
What Exactly IS the NCLEX and How Do You Pass?
19:15

Student=studying

Everyone in nursing school understands the gravity of the NCLEX. Nursing school is hard enough and then at the end of it you have to pass the NCLEX. It is the ONE test above all other tests that will determine…

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May 30, 2019
5 Things You Need to Know When Picking a Nursing School
13:31

With so many nursing schools available these days it’s no wonder that picking the RIGHT one can feel nearly impossible. Don’t get overwhelmed choosing a nursing school. In this podcast episode I break down some of the key indicators of … Continued

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May 23, 2019
5 Things You Need to Know When Picking a Nursing School
13:31

Choosing-the-right-nursing-school

With so many  nursing schools available these days it’s no wonder that picking the RIGHT one can feel nearly impossible. Don’t get overwhelmed choosing a nursing school. In this podcast episode I break down some of the key indicators of…

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May 23, 2019
What Wildfires Taught Me About Becoming a Nurse
7:55

Back in 2018 I was invited to speak at an event in Ventura California. Little did I know but I was flying into a literal disaster zone and shortly after leaving the airport began to understand the destruction that California … Continued

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May 16, 2019
What Wildfires Taught Me About Becoming a Nurse
7:55

forest-fire

Back in 2018 I was invited to speak at an event in Ventura California. Little did I know but I was flying into a literal disaster zone and shortly after leaving the airport began to understand the destruction that California…

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May 16, 2019
Just 5 Minutes for an Accurate Head to Toe Nursing Assessment
8:48

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 … Continued

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May 09, 2019
Why I Give A Shit (or what is your mission statement)
15:11

I got a text from my sister, who was in the hospital for induction, at 1:30am that rocked my world. She text me and told me that her nurse – the nurse who will be receiving my new nephew into … Continued

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May 09, 2019
Why I Give A Shit (or what is your mission statement)
15:11

why use nrsng

I got a text from my sister, who was in the hospital for induction, at 1:30am that rocked my world. She text me and told me that her nurse – the nurse who will be receiving my new nephew into…

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May 09, 2019
Just 5 Minutes for an Accurate Head to Toe Nursing Assessment
8:48

stethescope-on-paper

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…

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May 09, 2019
How to Avoid Nursing Burnout
11:10

In my career as an ICU nurse it didn’t take long for me to experience nursing burnout. It can be called many things other than nursing burnout but despite what it’s called it is a real thing that many new … Continued

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May 02, 2019
How to Avoid Nursing Burnout
11:10

nurse-tired-in-bed

In my career as an ICU nurse it didn’t take long for me to experience nursing burnout. It can be called many things other than nursing burnout but despite what it’s called it is a real thing that many new…

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May 02, 2019
How to deal with being stressed, anxious and scared in nursing school
10:24

It’s no secret that nursing school is tough! We have talked about it more than a few times here on NRSNG but we’re always here for you. Jon Haws (Founder of NRSNG) and Chance Reaves (one of our nurse educators) … Continued

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Apr 25, 2019
How to deal with being stressed, anxious and scared in nursing school
10:24

stressed-at-nursing-school

It’s no secret that nursing school is tough! We have talked about it more than a few times here on NURSING.com but we’re always here for you. Jon Haws (Founder of NURSING.com) and Chance Reaves (one of our nurse educators)…

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Apr 25, 2019
What the Heck is a Flipped Classroom?
9:37

Duke University defines a flipped classroom as   “…rather than lecturing to students in class and then testing them, the instructor gives them the same information by way of online lecture or readings or some combination, prior to class time. … Continued

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Apr 18, 2019
What the Heck is a Flipped Classroom?
9:37

empty-classroom-photo

Duke University defines a flipped classroom as   “…rather than lecturing to students in class and then testing them, the instructor gives them the same information by way of online lecture or readings or some combination, prior to class time.…

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Apr 18, 2019
What is NRSNG’s Core Content Mastery Method™?
1:59

The Core Content Mastery Method™ is our evidence based pedagogy at the heart of our mission to end the nursing shortage. The nursing profession is facing an alarming future due to a significant labor shortage. The demand for nurses is expected to grow … Continued

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Apr 12, 2019
Nursing School Note Taking Strategy to Make Things Stick FOREVER
8:18

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 … Continued

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Apr 12, 2019
Ep36: A+ Student to Barely Passing . . . Help!
8:30

Today’s question comes from a nursing student who says she went from being an A+ Student to barely passing. . . here are my tips for getting her grades back up.  Check out our nursing practice questions! Hey guys, Jon … Continued

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Apr 12, 2019
Nursing School Note Taking Strategy to Make Things Stick FOREVER
8:18

Nursing-School-Note-Taking-Image

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…

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Apr 12, 2019
What is NRSNG’s Core Content Mastery Method™?
1:59

Core-Content-Mastery-Method-Library

The Core Content Mastery Method™ is our evidence based pedagogy at the heart of our mission to end the nursing shortage. The nursing profession is facing an alarming future due to a significant labor shortage. The demand for nurses is expected to grow…

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Apr 12, 2019
A+ Student to Barely Passing . . . Help!
8:30

a student to barely passing nursing school

Today’s question comes from a nursing student who says she went from being an A+ Student to barely passing. . . here are my tips for getting her grades back up.  Check out our nursing practice questions! Hey guys, Jon…

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Apr 12, 2019
Hierarchy of O2 Delivery (ventilation, nasal cannula, cpap, bipap and more)
11:17

PODCAST TRANSCRIPT: Hey everybody. This is Jon with Nrsng.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 … Continued

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Feb 11, 2019
Hierarchy of O2 Delivery (ventilation, nasal cannula, cpap, bipap and more)
11:17

oxygen delivery methods

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…

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Feb 11, 2019
Nursing School Doesn’t Have To Kill You . . . (but it almost killed me)
13:06
Feb 04, 2019
Nursing School Doesn’t Have To Kill You . . . (but it almost killed me)
13:06
Feb 04, 2019
6 Nursing School Hacks [MASTER POST] (Demolish Nursing School in 6 Easy to Implement Steps)
25:35

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 … Continued

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Jan 28, 2019
6 Nursing School Hacks (Demolish Nursing School in 6 Easy to Implement Steps)
25:35

tips for nursing school

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…

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Jan 28, 2019
5 Little Known Tools to Master Nursing Pharmacology (Pharm Doesn’t Have to be Your Enemy)
11:47

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 … Continued

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Jan 21, 2019
5 Little Known Tools for Mastering Pharmacology for Nurses
11:47

nursing pharmacology tips

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…

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Jan 21, 2019
The NRSNG Radio App Is Live . . . And It’s Free
6:02

I’m pumped to share the brand new NRSNG Podcast app with y’all.  I call it the NRSNG Radio app . . . we’ve taken all of our podcasts and put them into an easy to use app so you can … Continued

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Jan 14, 2019
The NRSNG Radio App Is Live . . . And It’s Free
6:02

nursing podcasts

I’m pumped to share the brand new NURSING.com Podcast app with y’all.  I call it the NURSING.com Radio app . . . we’ve taken all of our podcasts and put them into an easy to use app so you can…

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Jan 14, 2019
How Does It Feel To Be One Month Away From Graduation (with Jennifer Larson)
18:47

Over the last month or so I’ve been traveling around the country speaking at various conferences, schools, and nursing gatherings.  On November 15th, we stopped in Chicago to meetup with aspiring nurses. While here, I met up with Jennifer Larson … Continued

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Nov 19, 2018
How Does It Feel To Be One Month Away From Graduation (with Jennifer Larson)
18:47

Over the last month or so I’ve been traveling around the country speaking at various conferences, schools, and nursing gatherings.  On November 15th, we stopped in Chicago to meetup with aspiring nurses. While here, I met up with Jennifer Larson…

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Nov 19, 2018
How to Reduce Your Study Time with NRSNG + Picmonic (with Ron Robertson)
20:56

I had the great privilege to sit down with Ron Robertson (founder of Picmonic) to shoot the breeze about our journeys in health care and what lead us to start companies designed to make learning and retention easier for health … Continued

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Nov 12, 2018
How to Make and Keep a Study Schedule in Nursing School
11:20

Learning how to study for nursing school is one of the most critical skills you can learn as a student. Making and keeping study schedules will be one of the best skills you will learn. In this episode, I share … Continued

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Oct 16, 2018
How to Make and Keep a Study Schedule in Nursing School
11:20

how to study for nursing school

Learning how to study for nursing school is one of the most critical skills you can learn as a student. Making and keeping study schedules will be one of the best skills you will learn. In this episode, I share…

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Oct 16, 2018
5 Simple Tips for Confidence in Nursing Clinical
11:47

Here’s a little secret .  .  . every nurse feels a bit nervous, scared, and terrified from time to time.   That’s okay. But what I want to share with you today is how to gain confidence on the clinical … Continued

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Oct 08, 2018
5 Simple Tips for Confidence in Nursing Clinical
11:47

Here’s a little secret .  .  . every nurse feels a bit nervous, scared, and terrified from time to time.   That’s okay. But what I want to share with you today is how to gain confidence on the clinical…

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Oct 08, 2018
How One Nursing Student Overcame Trials to Become an Oncology ICU Nurse
19:17

I recently had the opportunity to visit the Kentucky Student Nurse Association annual conference.  I always enjoy meeting student nurses and hearing their stories and sharing mine . . . that pumps me up! Mercedes, RN is one of the…

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Oct 01, 2018
How One Nursing Student Overcame Trials to Become an Oncology ICU Nurse
19:17

I recently had the opportunity to visit the Kentucky Student Nurse Association annual conference.  I always enjoy meeting student nurses and hearing their stories and sharing mine . . . that pumps me up! Mercedes, RN is one of the … Continued

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Oct 01, 2018
Ep273: NRSNG 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. … Continued

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Jul 30, 2018
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.…

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Jul 30, 2018
Ep272: Three Study Hacks to Master Anything in Nursing School

Speaker 1: 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 Jon Haws, … Continued

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Jul 23, 2018
Ep271: 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 … Continued

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Jul 16, 2018
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…

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Jul 16, 2018
Ep270: 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- … Continued

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Jul 09, 2018
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-…

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Jul 09, 2018
Ep269: NRSNG Academy is LIVE

What’s going on? John Haws here, RN, founder of NRSNG. And today I’m incredibly excited because today, if you go to NRSNG.com/academy or NRSNGacademy.com, either one, your choice. Depends on how you wanna do it. Or if you just Google … Continued

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Jul 02, 2018
Ep269: NRSNG Academy is LIVE

What’s going on? John Haws here, RN, founder of NRSNG. And today I’m incredibly excited because today, if you go to NRSNG.com/academy or NRSNGacademy.com, either one, your choice. Depends on how you wanna do it. Or if you just Google…

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Jul 02, 2018
Ep268: It’s Coming Next Week

Next week on July first 2018 the new NRSNG Academy is going live. What does this mean? If you’re a current NRSNG Academy member you’re going to be automatically grandfathered in. No changes for you whatsoever. No changes to payment, … Continued

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Jun 25, 2018
Ep268: It’s Coming Next Week

Next week on July first 2018 the new NRSNG Academy is going live. What does this mean? If you’re a current NRSNG Academy member you’re going to be automatically grandfathered in. No changes for you whatsoever. No changes to payment,…

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Jun 25, 2018
Ep267: I Don’t Want to Sound Cliche

I want to tell you guys a short story today, and I don’t want to sound too cliché, and I don’t want to sound like I’m [minimalizing 00:00:10] anything, but I do want to share with you guys a little … Continued

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Jun 18, 2018
I Don’t Want to Sound Cliche

I want to tell you guys a short story today, and I don’t want to sound too cliché, and I don’t want to sound like I’m [minimalizing 00:00:10] anything, but I do want to share with you guys a little…

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Jun 18, 2018
Ep266: I Want to Teach You How You Want to be Taught

I was recently reading a research study about nursing school and stress in nursing school and what struck me as somewhat funny was that there was a space to do research on, do nursing students experience stress in nursing school? … Continued

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Jun 11, 2018
Ep265: How to Beat Overwhelm in Nursing School

I was recently reading a research study about nursing school and stress in nursing school and what struck me as somewhat funny was that there was a space to do research on, do nursing students experience stress in nursing school? … Continued

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Jun 04, 2018
Ep264: CM2

On July 1, 2018, we are launching the NRSNG Academy 2.0. Now, I call it 2.0 because it’s really the second time we’re launching it, but really, this is like version 4 billion point O because the update and the … Continued

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May 28, 2018
CM2

On July 1, 2018, we are launching the NRSNG Academy 2.0. Now, I call it 2.0 because it’s really the second time we’re launching it, but really, this is like version 4 billion point O because the update and the…

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May 28, 2018
Ep263: A Bit of Colored Ribbon

Ever since I can remember, I always wanted a Jeep Wrangler. For some reason, that was always the car that I wanted to drive. I felt like maybe it embodied some of what I feel about life, this free spirit … Continued

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May 21, 2018
A Bit of Colored Ribbon

Ever since I can remember, I always wanted a Jeep Wrangler. For some reason, that was always the car that I wanted to drive. I felt like maybe it embodied some of what I feel about life, this free spirit…

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May 21, 2018
Ep262: The Wonder of Nursing
7:47

About two weeks ago I took my son Taz to chess class. He was attending chess class every couple nights. I took him to chess class, and as we were sitting there waiting for the class to start, this was … Continued

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May 14, 2018
The Wonder of Nursing
7:47

About two weeks ago I took my son Taz to chess class. He was attending chess class every couple nights. I took him to chess class, and as we were sitting there waiting for the class to start, this was…

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May 14, 2018
Ep261: You ARE Going to be a GREAT Nurse (Introducing Nichole Weaver MSN, RN, CCRN)
22:56

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 … Continued

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May 07, 2018
You ARE Going to be a GREAT Nurse (Introducing Nichole Weaver MSN, RN, CCRN)
22:56

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…

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May 07, 2018
Ep260: What You Focus on Becomes Your Reality
6:02

Hey guys . . . Sorry it’s been so long since I’ve been on here.  I just wanted to record a short episode to share a personal experience I had this week.

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Apr 13, 2018
What You Focus on Becomes Your Reality
6:02

nursing school motivation

Hey guys . . . Sorry it’s been so long since I’ve been on here.  I just wanted to record a short episode to share a personal experience I had this week.

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Apr 13, 2018
Your Journey Through Nursing with Nurse Mo
23:31

We all have unique journeys into nursing.  Today I am excited to introduce you to Nurse Mo of StraightANursingStudent.com as she shares her journey and experiences in the field of nursing.

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Feb 12, 2018
Your Journey Through Nursing with Nurse Mo

We all have unique journeys into nursing.  Today I am excited to introduce you to Nurse Mo of StraightANursingStudent.com as she shares her journey and experiences in the field of nursing.

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Feb 12, 2018
Learning to “Get Back Up Again” as a Nursing Student
16:12

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 … Continued

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Feb 05, 2018
Learning to “Get Back Up Again” as a Nursing Student
16:12

new nurse taking report

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…

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Feb 05, 2018
Lions Don’t Give a ****
6:04

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 . . . … Continued

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Dec 18, 2017
Lions Don’t Give a ****
6:04

lion nursing school

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 . . .…

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Dec 18, 2017
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.

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Dec 13, 2017
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.

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Dec 13, 2017
Giving Meds Safely in Urgent Situations

When a situation becomes urgent you won’t have a lot of time to try to think through and process things.  We will help you know how to get through those urgent situations and give medications safely even when rushed.  

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Dec 05, 2017
Giving Meds Safely in Urgent Situations

nursing pharmacology tips

When a situation becomes urgent you won’t have a lot of time to try to think through and process things.  We will help you know how to get through those urgent situations and give medications safely even when rushed.  

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Dec 05, 2017
Tips to Avoid Med Errors
17:30

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 … Continued

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Nov 28, 2017
Tips to Avoid Med Errors
17:30

nursing pharmacology tips

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…

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Nov 28, 2017
Gratitude: Support
4:03

All this week I thought it would be fun to share one thing I am thankful for in my nursing career.  Sometimes, I can struggle with getting tunnel vision and lose site of all the good in my life.  When … Continued

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Nov 24, 2017
Gratitude: Support
4:03

All this week I thought it would be fun to share one thing I am thankful for in my nursing career.  Sometimes, I can struggle with getting tunnel vision and lose site of all the good in my life.  When…

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Nov 24, 2017
Gratitude: My Nursing School
5:41

All this week I thought it would be fun to share one thing I am thankful for in my nursing career.  Sometimes, I can struggle with getting tunnel vision and lose site of all the good in my life.  When … Continued

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Nov 23, 2017
Gratitude: My Nursing School
5:41

All this week I thought it would be fun to share one thing I am thankful for in my nursing career.  Sometimes, I can struggle with getting tunnel vision and lose site of all the good in my life.  When…

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Nov 23, 2017
Gratitude: ICU Job
4:24

All this week I thought it would be fun to share one thing I am thankful for in my nursing career.  Sometimes, I can struggle with getting tunnel vision and lose site of all the good in my life.  When … Continued

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Nov 22, 2017
Gratitude: ICU Job
4:24

All this week I thought it would be fun to share one thing I am thankful for in my nursing career.  Sometimes, I can struggle with getting tunnel vision and lose site of all the good in my life.  When…

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Nov 22, 2017
Gratitude: My Nursing Preceptor
5:15

All this week I thought it would be fun to share one thing I am thankful for in my nursing career.  Sometimes, I can struggle with getting tunnel vision and lose site of all the good in my life.  When … Continued

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Nov 21, 2017
Gratitude: My Nursing Preceptor
5:15

All this week I thought it would be fun to share one thing I am thankful for in my nursing career.  Sometimes, I can struggle with getting tunnel vision and lose site of all the good in my life.  When…

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Nov 21, 2017
Gratitude: The NRSNG Family
4:57

All this week I thought it would be fun to share one thing I am thankful for in my nursing career.  Sometimes, I can struggle with getting tunnel vision and lose site of all the good in my life.  When … Continued

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Nov 20, 2017
Gratitude: The NRSNG Family
4:57

All this week I thought it would be fun to share one thing I am thankful for in my nursing career.  Sometimes, I can struggle with getting tunnel vision and lose site of all the good in my life.  When…

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Nov 20, 2017
The S.O.C.K. Method for Mastering Nursing Pharmacology (our 4 step method)
16:39

Mastering Pharmacology is one of the most complicated, overlooked, yet ESSENTIAL components of being a well-rounded, safe nurse. One of our primary foci at NRSNG is teaching Pharmacology.  While many nursing programs around the country are cutting Nursing Pharmacology from … Continued

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Nov 16, 2017
The S.O.C.K. Method for Mastering Nursing Pharmacology (our 4 step method)
16:39

nursing pharmacology tips

Mastering Pharmacology is one of the most complicated, overlooked, yet ESSENTIAL components of being a well-rounded, safe nurse. One of our primary foci at NURSING.com is teaching Pharmacology.  While many nursing programs around the country are cutting Nursing Pharmacology from…

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Nov 16, 2017
Are You Focusing Too Much on the Trees?
6:52

Are you focusing too much on the “trees” that you are unable to see the “forest”?  Problems will undoubtedly arise on your journey to RN.  While it can be hard, you need to find a way to step back and … Continued

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Oct 16, 2017
Are You Focusing Too Much on the Trees?
6:52

nursing school motivation

Are you focusing too much on the “trees” that you are unable to see the “forest”?  Problems will undoubtedly arise on your journey to RN.  While it can be hard, you need to find a way to step back and…

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Oct 16, 2017
Truth Hurts (4 nursing school truths everyone is afraid to tell you)
6:12

I want to share 4 truths about nursing school that no one else is going to tell you, because they suck.  But I want you to succeed.  I want you to reach the goal of RN . . . so … Continued

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Oct 02, 2017
Truth Hurts (4 nursing school truths everyone is afraid to tell you)
6:12

podcast nrsng

I want to share 4 truths about nursing school that no one else is going to tell you, because they suck.  But I want you to succeed.  I want you to reach the goal of RN . . . so…

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Oct 02, 2017
10 Must Know Cardiac Diagnostic Studies (in 20 minutes)
18:58

Today we talk about 10 of the most important cardiac diagnostic studies you need to know as a nurse. Specifically, we talk about: Cardiac Biopsy Cardiac Cath Chest X-ray CT Echocardiography (TEE) ECG Holter Monitoring Pericardiocentesis Stress Test Venography

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Sep 25, 2017
Dopamine vs Dobutamine
5:37

Let’s face it: Dopamine and Dobutamine can be a bit confusing!  This podcast covers these two medications and helps to dispel the confusion around these two meds.  One is an inotrope while the other is an alpha agonist.  So if … Continued

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Sep 18, 2017
Dopamine vs Dobutamine
5:37

how to study for nursing school

Let’s face it: Dopamine and Dobutamine can be a bit confusing!  This podcast covers these two medications and helps to dispel the confusion around these two meds.  One is an inotrope while the other is an alpha agonist.  So if…

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Sep 18, 2017
What Was it Like to be a Nurse During Hurricane Harvey? Nurse Erika Share Her Story
19:18

pictures of patient positions

When a natural disaster strikes, patients don’t magically stop being sick.  I am honored to share the story of Erika RN BSN, who stayed in the hospital 108 hours during Hurricane Harvey providing care for her patients. I am honored…

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Sep 04, 2017
What Was it Like to be a Nurse During Hurricane Harvey? Nurse Erika Share Her Story
19:18

When a natural disaster strikes, patients don’t magically stop being sick.  I am honored to share the story of Erika RN BSN, who stayed in the hospital 108 hours during Hurricane Harvey providing care for her patients. I am honored … Continued

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Sep 04, 2017
7 Ways Nurses Can Help With Hurricane Harvey
7:30

It’s in our nature as nurses to want to help during time of disaster.  When asked, “Why do you want to be a nurse?”, most of us would respond with, “To help people.” In some ways, disaster is our call … Continued

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Aug 29, 2017
7 Ways Nurses Can Help With Hurricane Harvey
7:30

nursing school motivation

It’s in our nature as nurses to want to help during time of disaster.  When asked, “Why do you want to be a nurse?”, most of us would respond with, “To help people.” In some ways, disaster is our call…

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Aug 29, 2017
5 Steps to Writing a (kick ass) Nursing Care Plan (plus 5 examples)
14:17

How can I put this lightly?  The sooner you come to love nursing care plans, the easier your career as a nurse will be. The relationship that most nurses have with care plans goes something like this: What the hell … Continued

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Aug 22, 2017
5 Steps to Writing a (kick ass) Nursing Care Plan (plus 5 examples)
14:17

How can I put this lightly?  The sooner you come to love nursing care plans, the easier your career as a nurse will be. The relationship that most nurses have with care plans goes something like this: What the hell…

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Aug 22, 2017
Super Simple Heart Murmur Trick + Something Personal
14:49

Why do we do it? We love to overcomplicate things in nursing and health care.  I get it though . . . it’s a lot to learn, but I think we can make it a bit easier. One are we … Continued

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Aug 14, 2017
5 Nursing Students Share How to Succeed in Nursing School (Kick this Semesters Ass)
17:32

I talked to 5 current and previous nursing students and asked them what advice would they give to new nursing students . . . Here’s what they said. Listen to the episode here: 6 Tips to Succeed in Nursing School … Continued

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Aug 07, 2017
5 Nursing Students Share How to Succeed in Nursing School (Kick this Semesters Ass)
17:32

succeed in nursing school - 6 Tips

I talked to 5 current and previous nursing students and asked them what advice would they give to new nursing students . . . Here’s what they said. Listen to the episode here: 6 Tips to Succeed in Nursing School…

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Aug 07, 2017
10 Jobs for Nurses Outside the Hospital (can I have #6 please?!)
17:53

Are you a bedside nurse looking for a nursing job outside of the hospital, or maybe a new nurse that wants to look into all your options in the nursing field? Maybe you want to stay within the hospital and … Continued

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Jul 31, 2017
10 Jobs for Nurses Outside the Hospital (can I have #6 please?!)
17:53

Are you a bedside nurse looking for a nursing job outside of the hospital, or maybe a new nurse that wants to look into all your options in the nursing field? Maybe you want to stay within the hospital and…

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Jul 31, 2017
NCLEX in a Week? T – 7 Days (What To Do The Week Before The NCLEX)
10:56

The big day is almost here.  One. More. Week. So, how should you go about these last 7 days before taking the NCLEX?  Take the week off?  Cram?  Cancel all plans and become a practice question taking machine? If you’ve … Continued

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Jul 24, 2017
Got the NCLEX in a Week?
10:56

nursing school test anxiety

The big day is almost here.  One. More. Week. So, how should you go about these last 7 days before taking the NCLEX?  Take the week off?  Cram?  Cancel all plans and become a practice question taking machine? If you’ve…

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Jul 24, 2017
SATA Questions the Bane of Your Existence? (Learn How to Dominate Select all that apply Nclex Questions)

The SATA question is a struggle for a lot of nursing students.  You may have had very little or no exposure to them prior to nursing school.  It requires a thorough knowledge of the question being asked.  We can help … Continued

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Jul 10, 2017
SATA Questions the Bane of Your Existence? (Learn How to Dominate Select all that apply Nclex Questions)

The SATA question is a struggle for a lot of nursing students.  You may have had very little or no exposure to them prior to nursing school.  It requires a thorough knowledge of the question being asked.  We can help…

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Jul 10, 2017
Dealing With Anxiety During Nursing School Exams

Want to know how to deal with test anxiety in nursing school?  We can help you get past the stress and help you feel confident in your test taking abilities!  Listen in with Kati Kleber for dealing with that anxiety. … Continued

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Jul 03, 2017
Dealing With Anxiety During Nursing School Exams

nursing school test anxiety

Want to know how to deal with test anxiety in nursing school?  We can help you get past the stress and help you feel confident in your test taking abilities!  Listen in with Kati Kleber for dealing with that anxiety.…

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Jul 03, 2017
70+ Cheatsheets… in your scrubs pocket? (Scrubcheats App is Live)
5:48

Just wanted to let you know about a really cool resource that we just came out with to make quickly referencing just about any piece of nursing information MUCH easier. It’s called ScrubCheats, and it’s an iPhone app that packs … Continued

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Jun 29, 2017
70+ Cheatsheets… in your scrubs pocket? (Scrubcheats App is Live)
5:54

scrubcheats nursing reference cards app

Just wanted to let you know about a really cool resource that we just came out with to make quickly referencing just about any piece of nursing information MUCH easier. It’s called ScrubCheats, and it’s an iPhone app that packs…

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Jun 29, 2017
Feeling Like Time is Getting Away From You? (7 Nursing Time Management Principles)

Unable to find the time to get everything done during your 12 hour nursing shift?  Do you feel like you are always stressed and rushing around?  Have you ever had one of those co-workers that always seems to be calm … Continued

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Jun 26, 2017
Are You Proud to be a Nurse? (N is for Nurse Book)
1:18

Just a short episode today to let you know about a new book I am so excited to share with you N is for Nurse: 26 Reason I Love Being a Nurse from A-Z (Gift for Nurses, ABC Book for … Continued

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Jun 21, 2017
Killer Communication (Communication and Time Management for Nurses)

With all the demands and knowledge required for nursing it can be overwhelming to master all those skills!  Great time management will be required for you to become the best nurse you can be.  Our communication and time management tips … Continued

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Jun 19, 2017
Killer Communication (Communication and Time Management for Nurses)

With all the demands and knowledge required for nursing it can be overwhelming to master all those skills!  Great time management will be required for you to become the best nurse you can be.  Our communication and time management tips…

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Jun 19, 2017
When and How to Delegate as a Nurse

Delegation is critical to being excellent with time management.  In this podcast we discuss how to know when and how to delegate.  We have created a little mini series in the NRSNG podcast covering time management for nurses that I … Continued

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Jun 12, 2017
When and How to Delegate as a Nurse

Delegation is critical to being excellent with time management.  In this podcast we discuss how to know when and how to delegate.  We have created a little mini series in the NRSNG podcast covering time management for nurses that I…

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Jun 12, 2017
Get Your S*** Together (time management for nursing students)

Nursing school requires an intense amount of work.  To maintain the level of organization needed to stay on top of things you will need some planning.  Here are some great time management tips that will help you stay on top … Continued

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Jun 05, 2017
Get Your S*** Together (time management for nursing students)

failed nclex 3 times

Nursing school requires an intense amount of work.  To maintain the level of organization needed to stay on top of things you will need some planning.  Here are some great time management tips that will help you stay on top…

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Jun 05, 2017
Is NRSNG Academy Worth it? (candid reviews from NRSNG members)
9:07

Do you have questions about NRSNG Academy?  Wondering if it is right for you?  Want to read some honest reviews from NRSNG Academy members? Great! In this episode I invited two members to share their unique experiences and review for … Continued

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May 30, 2017
Is NRSNG Academy Worth it? (candid reviews from NRSNG members)
9:07

Do you have questions about NRSNG Academy?  Wondering if it is right for you?  Want to read some honest reviews from NRSNG Academy members? Great! In this episode I invited two members to share their unique experiences and review for…

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May 30, 2017
Work Smarter, Not Harder

Nursing school can be a bumpy ride, and to help you get through your journey we decided to cover time management on the podcast.  If you can get yourself organized from the start you will be able to get the … Continued

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May 29, 2017
I’m a Little Bit Scared to Share This #vulnerable
10:52

Can I be honest? I had an amazing experience last month.   It was one of those moments when you are filled with thousands of emotions ranging from happiness to sadness all at the same time.  Have you ever felt … Continued

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May 26, 2017
I’m a Little Bit Scared to Share This #vulnerable
10:52

Can I be honest? I had an amazing experience last month.   It was one of those moments when you are filled with thousands of emotions ranging from happiness to sadness all at the same time.  Have you ever felt…

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May 26, 2017
Time Management Matters (how to manage your time as a nursing student)
9:36

Do you need a little bit of help with time management and organization during nursing school?  This podcast episode will help.  We will be releasing a series of episodes regarding time management in the coming weeks.

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May 22, 2017
Ep050: Review Necessary Modifications with Patient to Reduce Stress on Specific Muscle or Skeletal Groups
9:36

nclex prep nursing podcasts

Change positions Pillow support Active and passive range of motion Routine stretching of the shoulders, neck, arms, hands, fingers

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May 22, 2017
How to Answer Any SATA Question (the SATA Success Pyramid)
4:22

Learning how to answer SATA (select all that apply) questions is one of the most crucial skills to nursing school success. Nursing students ask us all the time for tips and strategies on how to successfully prepare for and answer … Continued

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May 08, 2017
How to Answer Any SATA Question
4:22

answer sata question

Learning how to answer SATA (select all that apply) questions is one of the most crucial skills to nursing school success. Nursing students ask us all the time for tips and strategies on how to successfully prepare for and answer…

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May 08, 2017
Reddit Nurses Have Spoken . . .22 WORST Nurses Week Gifts EVER! (#5 has to be a joke)
11:58

Can You Top These Nurses Week Gifts…. We asked some of our nursing friends on Reddit for examples of the absolute worst nurses week gifts they ever received (we got over 120 responses. . . all terrible).  The results shocked … Continued

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May 01, 2017
Ep235: Why I Slept on a Dumpster Mattress in Nursing School (the evolution of NRSNG)
29:51

NRSNG started innocent enough in 2014 . . . with a desire to share a message that nursing education has to change. I wanted to share a message of intellectual humility and the need to create an environment of inclusion … Continued

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Apr 24, 2017
Why I Slept on a Dumpster Mattress in Nursing School (the evolution of NRSNG)
29:51

the need for humility in nursing education

NURSING.com started innocent enough in 2014 . . . with a desire to share a message that nursing education has to change. I wanted to share a message of intellectual humility and the need to create an environment of inclusion…

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Apr 24, 2017
Ep234: Nursing Education Has To Change (stop getting your feelings hurt)
21:04

Nursing Education Needs to Change! There is a major flaw with humans . . . we are wholly susceptible to cognitive biases. What are cognitive biases? Tendencies to think in certain ways that can lead to systematic deviations from a standard … Continued

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Mar 29, 2017
Nursing Education Has To Change (stop getting your feelings hurt)
21:04

ekg podcast by nrsng

Nursing Education Needs to Change! There is a major flaw with humans . . . we are wholly susceptible to cognitive biases. What are cognitive biases? Tendencies to think in certain ways that can lead to systematic deviations from a standard…

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Mar 29, 2017
FF009 – Common Anti-hypertensive Medications (Friday Freebies)
5:03

Let’s talk about antihypertensives . . . these are meds that you are going to be giving a LOT of, so it’s important to be familiar with them. Resources Mentioned: Friday Freebies MedMaster Course

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Mar 17, 2017
FF009 – Common Anti-hypertensive Medications (Friday Freebies)
5:03

Let’s talk about antihypertensives . . . these are meds that you are going to be giving a LOT of, so it’s important to be familiar with them. Resources Mentioned: Friday Freebies MedMaster Course

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Mar 17, 2017
FF008: Neurological NCLEX Points (Increased Intracranial Pressure)
7:49

In this episode, I share a little bit about Increased ICP (intracranial pressure).  The Friday Freebie for today is a 17 page PDF outline of the most important Neurological NCLEX points you need to know. Resources Mentioned: Friday Freebies NRSNG … Continued

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Mar 10, 2017
FF008: Neurological NCLEX Points (Increased Intracranial Pressure)
7:49

In this episode, I share a little bit about Increased ICP (intracranial pressure).  The Friday Freebie for today is a 17 page PDF outline of the most important Neurological NCLEX points you need to know. Resources Mentioned: Friday Freebies NRSNG…

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Mar 10, 2017
Ep232: How to Talk to Nursing Professors (even when they don’t want to talk to you)
14:07

   Did you know Nursing is considered one of the most difficult undergraduate degrees (up there with Engineering and Physics)?   Add to this the stress of communicating with faculty and professors, it can seem unbearable.  In today’s episode, I share with … Continued

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Mar 06, 2017
Ep232: How to Talk to Nursing Professors (even when they don’t want to talk to you)
14:07

Choose the best nursing school

   Did you know Nursing is considered one of the most difficult undergraduate degrees (up there with Engineering and Physics)?   Add to this the stress of communicating with faculty and professors, it can seem unbearable.  In today’s episode, I share with…

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Mar 06, 2017
Feel Like You Don’t Belong in Nursing School? (neither did I . . . how I overcome impostor syndrome)
23:22

   I want to share with you four significant moments in my nursing career.  These are moments that were “pivotal” to my career, yet I felt unworthy of the success and accomplishment. My goal with this isn’t to provide myself … Continued

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Feb 27, 2017
Feel Like You Don’t Belong in Nursing School? (neither did I . . . how I overcome impostor syndrome)
23:22

first day of nursing school

I want to share with you four significant moments in my nursing career.  These are moments that were “pivotal” to my career, yet I felt unworthy of the success and accomplishment. My goal with this isn’t to provide myself with…

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Feb 27, 2017
FF007 – EKG Interpretation Cheat Sheet
5:53

Today we cover EKG Interpretation for nurses.  We’ve got a 4 page chart that helps going out in the Friday Freebies today. If you aren’t aware, we email out a brand new cheatsheet, reference sheet, clinical tool, what-ever-you-wanna-call-it, every single … Continued

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Feb 24, 2017
FF007 – EKG Interpretation Cheat Sheet
5:53

hesi teas faq

Today we cover EKG Interpretation for nurses.  We’ve got a 4 page chart that helps going out in the Friday Freebies today. If you aren’t aware, we email out a brand new cheatsheet, reference sheet, clinical tool, what-ever-you-wanna-call-it, every single…

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Feb 24, 2017
Ep230: How to Work From Home as a Nurse (interview with Carrie Madormo RN MPH)
26:40

You don’t HAVE to work in a hospital as a nurse . . . did you know that?!? There comes a time in many (most) nurses careers that they start to think, “maybe I don’t want to work at the … Continued

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Feb 20, 2017
FF006 – 50 Motivational Nursing Quotes
4:20

Today we cover 50 of my favorite nursing quotes. If you aren’t aware, we email out a brand new cheatsheet, reference sheet, clinical tool, what-ever-you-wanna-call-it, every single Friday.  To take advantage of this series it will help if you are … Continued

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Feb 17, 2017
FF006 – 50 Motivational Nursing Quotes
4:20

hesi teas faq

Today we cover 50 of my favorite nursing quotes. If you aren’t aware, we email out a brand new cheatsheet, reference sheet, clinical tool, what-ever-you-wanna-call-it, every single Friday.  To take advantage of this series it will help if you are…

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Feb 17, 2017
Ep229: Falling BACK in Love With Nursing (with Ashley Pofit RN)
11:07

I’ve spoken in the past about compassion fatigue and burnout as nurses. These are two topics that are very important to me because I feel that all of us, regardless of where we are in our careers are susceptible to … Continued

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Feb 13, 2017
FF005 – Endrocrine System Chart
8:30

Today we cover the endocrine system with a fancy chart. If you aren’t aware, we email out a brand new cheatsheet, reference sheet, clinical tool, what-ever-you-wanna-call-it, every single Friday.  To take advantage of this series it will help if you … Continued

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Feb 10, 2017
How to Answer NCLEX® Priority Questions (it’s easier than you think)
16:13

Nothing sends pure fear down the spine of a nursing student quit like NCLEX priority questions . . . you know what I’m talking about: Which patient would you see first? What is the nurses first priority? What is the … Continued

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Feb 06, 2017
How to Answer NCLEX® Priority Questions (it’s easier than you think)
16:13

answering nclex questions

Nothing sends pure fear down the spine of a nursing student quit like NCLEX priority questions . . . you know what I’m talking about: Which patient would you see first? What is the nurses first priority? What is the…

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Feb 06, 2017
FF004 – Musculoskeletal System NCLEX Points
6:15

Today we talk Musculoskeletal System . . . yea! If you aren’t aware, we email out a brand new cheatsheet, reference sheet, clinical tool, what-ever-you-wanna-call-it, every single Friday.  To take advantage of this series it will help if you are … Continued

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Feb 03, 2017
FF004 – Musculoskeletal System NCLEX Points
6:15

Today we talk Musculoskeletal System . . . yea! If you aren’t aware, we email out a brand new cheatsheet, reference sheet, clinical tool, what-ever-you-wanna-call-it, every single Friday.  To take advantage of this series it will help if you are…

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Feb 03, 2017
Ep227: You’re Not the Only One Struggling (2 tips for overcoming doubts in nursing school)
12:24

  psssst . . . I’ve got a little secret: You’re not the only one struggling through nursing school. We get hundreds of emails everyday from nursing students around the world who are struggling with one thing or another in … Continued

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Jan 30, 2017
You’re Not the Only One Struggling (2 tips for overcoming doubts in nursing school)
12:24

nursing school stress

psssst . . . I’ve got a little secret . . . You’re not the only one struggling through nursing school. We get hundreds of emails everyday from nursing students around the world who are struggling with one thing or…

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Jan 30, 2017
FF003 – Newborn Assessment
7:30

Today we talk about the Newborn Assessment. We do have an OB/Peds course as part of the NRSNG Academy Membership If you aren’t aware, we email out a brand new cheatsheet, reference sheet, clinical tool, what-ever-you-wanna-call-it, every single Friday.  To … Continued

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Jan 27, 2017
FF003 – Newborn Assessment
7:30

Today we talk about the Newborn Assessment. We do have an OB/Peds course as part of the NRSNG Academy Membership If you aren’t aware, we email out a brand new cheatsheet, reference sheet, clinical tool, what-ever-you-wanna-call-it, every single Friday.  To…

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Jan 27, 2017
Ep226: Game
4:46

Let’s play a game.

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Jan 23, 2017
Ep226: Game
4:46

first day of nursing school

Let’s play a game.

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Jan 23, 2017
FF002 – Pharmacology Database
5:30

Today we talk about our Pharmacology Database. If you aren’t aware, we email out a brand new cheatsheet, reference sheet, clinical tool, what-ever-you-wanna-call-it, every single Friday.  To take advantage of this series it will help if you are getting (and … Continued

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Jan 20, 2017
That Time I Dropped Out of Nursing School (7 tips to stay mentally sane during nursing school)
25:40

  Click here to save this to Pinterest to refer back to later: https://www.pinterest.com/pin/395050198546317928/   Caveat: some people (nurses) might not agree AT ALL with what I say here . . . oh well!  I want to share how it really … Continued

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Jan 16, 2017
That Time I Dropped Out of Nursing School
25:40

quit nursing school

Caveat: some people (nurses) might not agree AT ALL with what I say here . . . oh well!  I want to share how it really is to give confidence to those struggling. We literally get hundreds of emails a…

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Jan 16, 2017
FF001 – Lab Value Database
5:29

Today we talk about our Lab Value Database. If you aren’t aware, we email out a brand new cheatsheet, reference sheet, clinical tool, what-ever-you-wanna-call-it, every single Friday.  To take advantage of this series it will help if you are getting … Continued

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Jan 13, 2017
How I Made Over $70,000 My First Year as a Nurse (how I learned to game the system)
18:00

  One question I remember Googling all the time while I was in nursing school was: “what nurses make the most money?” . . . or “how much do nurses make?” I never went into nursing FOR the money, but, … Continued

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Jan 09, 2017
How Much Do Nurses Make?
18:00

hesi teas faq

  One question I remember Googling all the time while I was in nursing school was: “what nurses make the most money? ” . . . or “how much do nurses make?” I never went into nursing FOR the money,…

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Jan 09, 2017
FF000 – Friday Freebie Podcast Series
3:50

Soooo . . . . starting next Friday we will be introducing the Friday Freebie Series of the NRSNG Podcast.   In this series, I will be providing an overview, outline, etc, of the FridayFreebie that was mailed out that … Continued

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Jan 06, 2017
FF000 – Friday Freebie Podcast Series
3:50

Soooo . . . . starting next Friday we will be introducing the Friday Freebie Series of the NRSNG Podcast.   In this series, I will be providing an overview, outline, etc, of the FridayFreebie that was mailed out that…

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Jan 06, 2017
Ep223: Let’s Change This Thing Called Nursing with Ben and Greg from Real Talk Nursing
47:00

Wow . . . what a fun show today.  I was honored to sit down with Ben and Greg from the Real Talk Nursing Podcast. We found through this discussion that we had a lot in common regarding our views … Continued

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Jan 02, 2017
Let’s Change This Thing Called Nursing with Ben and Greg from Real Talk Nursing
47:00

Wow . . . what a fun show today.  I was honored to sit down with Ben and Greg from the Real Talk Nursing Podcast. We found through this discussion that we had a lot in common regarding our views…

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Jan 02, 2017
Ep222: What I Learned My First Year as a Nurse with Ashley Adkins RN
30:40

One of my favorite nurses in the world is Ashley Adkins RN.  We’ve worked a lot together over the last two years via podcast episodes and more. Ashley is a truly positive force in nursing and is doing so much … Continued

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Dec 26, 2016
Ep221: One Simple Tip to Avoid Burnout as a Nurse
26:29

We need more nurses that care. The problem is that nursing is a very hard profession.  We care, we want to care, we want the best for our patients. What I’ve seen happen with nurses is 1 of 3 outcomes. … Continued

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Dec 19, 2016
Ep220: Why You Should Join the SNA with Cassarah
38:29

It’s hard to be a nurse if you aren’t involved. As a practicing nurse you will have opportunities to participate in nursing councils, unit boards, and so much more.  I also often say that nursing is a small world.  It’s … Continued

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Dec 12, 2016
Ep219: How to Stay Organized in Nursing School
11:13

I will admit it. I started every semester with the best intentions: super organized, everything labeled, and calendar ready to be filled out with all my appointments. Week one would involve mass amounts of anxiety due to getting explanation of … Continued

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Dec 07, 2016
How to Stay Organized in Nursing School
11:13

I will admit it. I started every semester with the best intentions: super organized, everything labeled, and calendar ready to be filled out with all my appointments. Week one would involve mass amounts of anxiety due to getting explanation of…

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Dec 07, 2016
Ep218: How to Look Awesome in Nursing Clinicals (4 simple tricks to look like you know what you’re doing)
9:57

While there is a lot of information to know for nursing clinicals, there are a few basic tasks to master to look like a rock star… let’s discuss… 1. How to apply a 5-lead ECG Many hospitalized patients will be … Continued

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Dec 06, 2016
How to Look Awesome in Nursing Clinicals (4 simple tricks to look like you know what you’re doing)
9:57

vent settings for nurses

While there is a lot of information to know for nursing clinicals, there are a few basic tasks to master to look like a rock star… let’s discuss… 1. How to apply a 5-lead ECG Many hospitalized patients will be…

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Dec 06, 2016
Ep217: How to Survive Nursing School: 15 Must Have Tools for Nursing Clinicals
37:31

It is no question that nursing school can be a little nerve racking. But what can be most unnerving part about it is going into the clinical environment. Nursing clinicals are scary at first, but it gets easier and easier … Continued

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Oct 31, 2016
How to Survive Nursing School: 15 Must Have Tools for Nursing Clinicals
37:31

gifts for nurses

It is no question that nursing school can be a little nerve racking. But what can be most unnerving part about it is going into the clinical environment. Nursing clinicals are scary at first, but it gets easier and easier…

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Oct 31, 2016
Ep216: Critical Thinking in the ED (real life examples from the emergency room)
25:54

Positive troponins (NRSNG=0.035… check your institutions ranges) What is a troponin? Troponins are proteins that initiate contraction of muscle fibers. Troponin I is specific to heart muscle. Get an EKG Do we need a third? Use your judgement. Is there … Continued

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Oct 24, 2016
Critical Thinking in the ED (real life examples from the emergency room)
25:54

critical thinking nursing floor

Positive troponins (NRSNG=0.035… check your institutions ranges) What is a troponin? Troponins are proteins that initiate contraction of muscle fibers. Troponin I is specific to heart muscle. Get an EKG Do we need a third? Use your judgement. Is there…

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Oct 24, 2016
Ep215: ICU Nurse? You Sure as Hell Better be Critically Thinking
26:23

Here’s the deal . . . you’re patients deserve a nurse who knows how to critcally think. Here’s the OTHER deal . . . nursing schools aren’t teaching “Critical Thinking” like the should.  SOOOOO, once again it is on the … Continued

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Oct 17, 2016
Ep214: Critical Thinking on the Nursing Floor (real life examples)
26:23

We are back with another in our series of episodes about critical thinking in nursing and how it applies to nursing care plans. In today’s episode Kati tells of two real life examples of using critical thinking on the nursing … Continued

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Oct 10, 2016
Critical Thinking on the Nursing Floor (real life examples)
26:23

critical thinking nursing floor

We are back with another in our series of episodes about critical thinking in nursing and how it applies to nursing care plans. In today’s episode Kati tells of two real life examples of using critical thinking on the nursing…

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Oct 10, 2016
Ep213: What the HELL is Critical Thinking . . . and Why Should I Care?
35:53

Why all the fuss about critical thinking?  How does critical thinking actually work on the floor? This episodes uses real life examples to show you how critical thinking works on the floor and how it kicks in with nursing care … Continued

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Oct 03, 2016
What the HELL is Critical Thinking . . . and Why Should I Care?
35:53

critical thinking nursing

Why all the fuss about critical thinking?  How does critical thinking actually work on the floor? This episodes uses real life examples to show you how critical thinking works on the floor and how it kicks in with nursing care…

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Oct 03, 2016
Ep212: The (Unofficial) NCLEX® Prep Podcast
6:46

What is up guys?  Just a quick show this morning to let you know about our new podcast show: The Unofficial NCLEX® Prep Podcast. I am so excited about this podcast.  This is something I have been wanting to create … Continued

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Sep 26, 2016
Ep211: Critical Thinking and Nursing Care Plans Go Together Like Chicken and Waffles
36:05

Ahhhh.. chicken and waffles. They don’t sound like they should go together, but they do. They so do.   Apart they are delicious, but together.. they just make sense.     It’s the same with critical thinking and care plans. … Continued

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Sep 19, 2016
Critical Thinking and Nursing Care Plans Go Together Like Chicken and Waffles
36:05

nursing care plans critical thinking

Ahhhh.. chicken and waffles. They don’t sound like they should go together, but they do. They so do. Apart they are delicious, but together.. they just make sense.     It’s the same with critical thinking and care plans.  …

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Sep 19, 2016
NRSNG Isn’t Mine . . . It’s OURS!
8:13

So . . . I guess this episode is just about 8 minutes of a few thoughts on my mind.  Mostly though, I just want you all to know how much you really mean to us! NRSNG.com isn’t mine . … Continued

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Aug 22, 2016
NRSNG Isn’t Mine . . . It’s OURS!
8:13

So . . . I guess this episode is just about 8 minutes of a few thoughts on my mind.  Mostly though, I just want you all to know how much you really mean to us! NRSNG.com isn’t mine .…

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Aug 22, 2016
Ep209: Why Does ED Report Suck So Bad? or Why Do Floor Nurses Ask So Many Damn Questions?
19:18

So all my floor and ICU nurses . . . Ever get a report from ED that sounded something like this: “Older female, came in with acute ischemic stroke, started tPA at 20:30, NIH 18, L side weakness, vented, VSS”? … Continued

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Aug 15, 2016
Why Does ED Report Suck So Bad? or Why Do Floor Nurses Ask So Many Damn Questions?
19:18

differences in nursing report

So all my floor and ICU nurses . . . Ever get a report from ED that sounded something like this: “Older female, came in with acute ischemic stroke, started tPA at 20:30, NIH 18, L side weakness, vented, VSS”?…

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Aug 15, 2016
Ep208: You’re Not Lucky . . . You Belong Here (confidence in nursing school and as a new nurse)
16:41

In this episode Kati, Susan, and I talk about the role of confidence and self doubt in nursing.  This is a career field FULL of talented individuals and that can make us question ourselves.  In this episode we talk about … Continued

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Aug 08, 2016
You’re Not Lucky . . . You Belong Here (confidence in nursing school and as a new nurse)
16:41

In this episode Kati, Susan, and I talk about the role of confidence and self doubt in nursing.  This is a career field FULL of talented individuals and that can make us question ourselves.  In this episode we talk about…

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Aug 08, 2016
So You Want to Be a Nurse? (How Hard is Nursing School . . . Really) [plus free download]
37:47

Are you cut out to be a nurse?  Wondering how hard is nursing school? What are the nursing school prerequisites and do they matter? If you are asking yourself these questions, we can help!  NRSNG is a team of nurses … Continued

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Aug 01, 2016
How Hard is Nursing School . . . Really?
37:47

hypoglycemia tpa exclusion

Are you cut out to be a nurse?  Wondering how hard is nursing school? What are the nursing school prerequisites and do they matter? If you are asking yourself these questions, we can help!  NRSNG is a team of nurses…

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Aug 01, 2016
Ep206: What Medications Do I Need To Know As a Nurse?
12:22

We hear from students all the time that their nursing program is cutting the pharmacology course . . . This drives me CRAZY! Pharmacology is one of the biggest components of our job as nurses and it is vital that … Continued

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Jul 25, 2016
What Medications Do I Need To Know As a Nurse?
12:22

colloid vs crystalloid

We hear from students all the time that their nursing program is cutting the pharmacology course . . . This drives me CRAZY! Pharmacology is one of the biggest components of our job as nurses and it is vital that…

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Jul 25, 2016
Ep205: IV Solutions, Osmolality, Crystalloids vs Colloids . . . and all that JAZZ
10:15

What IV fluid is best for your patient? Not sure. . .? In this episode we discuss the difference between a crystalloid and and colloid. I also go into a few of the most common crystalloid IV solutions that you … Continued

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Jul 18, 2016
The Ultimate Nursing Brain Sheet Database (33 nursing report sheet templates)
13:57

Our Nursing Brain Sheet Database is here! I get it . . . I was there once too. Notes on my hands, on alcohol swabs, on scraps of paper, a few scribbled on the gloves I was wearing. Staying organized … Continued

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Jul 11, 2016
The Ultimate Nursing Report Sheet Database
13:57

Nursing Brain Sheet Template

Our Nursing Brain Sheet Database is here! I get it . . . I was there once too. Notes on my hands, on alcohol swabs, on scraps of paper, a few scribbled on the gloves I was wearing. Staying organized…

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Jul 11, 2016
Ep203: Reduce Your Study Time in Nursing School with “Deep Work”
10:50

I get it . . . you are stressed to the max trying to figure out how you are going to get everything done for nursing school this week . . . 5 chapters to read 6 care plans Clinicals … Continued

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Jun 27, 2016
Ep202: The Joy of Nursing with Juliana Adams RN, MSN, MA
43:09

When Robert Frost penned the words “the road not taken”, he must have had Juliana Adams BSN MSN MA in mind. To say that Juliana has done a lot with her nursing career would be a serious understatement.  In her 50 … Continued

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Jun 13, 2016
The Joy of Nursing with Juliana Adams RN, MSN, MA
43:09

When Robert Frost penned the words “the road not taken”, he must have had Juliana Adams BSN MSN MA in mind. To say that Juliana has done a lot with her nursing career would be a serious understatement.  In her 50…

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Jun 13, 2016
Ep200: Nursing Practice Questions by NRSNG (NPQ) is Live
3:58

The day has arrived.  Nursing Practice Questions is live and ready to go!  What is NPQ? It’s our bank of NCLEX® style questions along with advanced statistics to help you focus your studies and feel confident as you prepare to…

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May 31, 2016
Ep200: Nursing Practice Questions by NRSNG (NPQ) is Live
3:58

The day has arrived.  Nursing Practice Questions is live and ready to go!  What is NPQ? It’s our bank of NCLEX® style questions along with advanced statistics to help you focus your studies and feel confident as you prepare to … Continued

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May 31, 2016
OMG! Please Don’t Make Me Take Report from Him . . . (plus Nursing Report Sheet Download)
7:03

nursing report sheet download

Wait!!! Don’t take or give another handoff report until you use this nursing report sheet template. Handoff report is one of those areas that I tend to spend a LOT of time with new grads.  My preceptor did the same…

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May 30, 2016
Ep199: OMG! Please Don’t Make Me Take Report from Him . . . (plus Nursing Report Sheet Download)
7:03

Wait!!! Don’t take or give another handoff report until you use this nursing report sheet template. Handoff report is one of those areas that I tend to spend a LOT of time with new grads.  My preceptor did the same … Continued

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May 30, 2016
Ep198: You Were Like an Angel (the deadly culture of silence in nursing)
10:47

There exists within health care a culture of fear and silence. Nurses, students, doctors . . . everyone is afraid to speak up and voice concerns. In this episode I share a personal story and discuss the importance of raising … Continued

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May 23, 2016
Conquering Anxiety as a Nurse, Building the Nursing Community, and New Nursing Podcasts
13:41

NRSNG.com We're All in This Together

Hey there y’all . . . This is kinda an in-between-a-sode . . . I’ve had a few things on my mind that I wanted to share with you. I talk briefly about dealing with anxiety in nursing school, our…

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May 12, 2016
Ep196: Conquering Anxiety as a Nurse, Building the Nursing Community, and New Nursing Podcasts
13:41

Hey there y’all . . . This is kinda an in-between-a-sode . . . I’ve had a few things on my mind that I wanted to share with you. I talk briefly about dealing with anxiety in nursing school, our … Continued

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May 12, 2016
Patient’s Lives and Dollar Signs . . .
44:12

safe staffing ratios

My concern is . . . as with everything else . . . we have allowed antiquated systems and process and fear keep us from pushing for the change that is required in nursing. Today, Kati and I talk, off…

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May 09, 2016
Ep195: Patient’s Lives and Dollar Signs . . .
44:12

My concern is . . . as with everything else . . . we have allowed antiquated systems and process and fear keep us from pushing for the change that is required in nursing. Today, Kati and I talk, off … Continued

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May 09, 2016
Ep194: Jump Into Nursing School and How to Create Change in Nursing
41:12

After serving six years as a Senator, Angie O’Donnell decided it was time to explore her passion of nursing. This meant giving up her career in politics and going back to college as a second degree Nursing student at the … Continued

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May 02, 2016
Jump Into Nursing School and How to Create Change in Nursing
41:12

When is too old for nursing school

After serving six years as a Senator, Angie O’Donnell decided it was time to explore her passion of nursing. This meant giving up her career in politics and going back to college as a second degree Nursing student at the…

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May 02, 2016
Ep193: Be That Nurse . . . (your patients may forget your name)
1:30

I Love You . . . My first shift in the Neuro ICU all by myself as a new nurse I was assigned a patient who was scheduled to withdraw life support during my shift. The family gathered. The ventilator … Continued

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Apr 26, 2016
Be That Nurse . . . (your patients may forget your name)
1:30

too late for nursing school?

I Love You . . . My first shift in the Neuro ICU all by myself as a new nurse I was assigned a patient who was scheduled to withdraw life support during my shift. The family gathered. The ventilator…

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Apr 26, 2016
Ep192: Why You Should Feel Scared for Your First Nursing Job (and how to deal with it)
27:37

I can still remember my first shift. . . I arrived to the Neuro ICU about 5 minutes late, sweating, out of breath, and flustered . . . not to mention nervous, scared out of my mind, and excited! What … Continued

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Apr 25, 2016
Why You Should Feel Scared for Your First Nursing Job (and how to deal with it)
27:37

nurse humor

I can still remember my first shift. . . I arrived to the Neuro ICU about 5 minutes late, sweating, out of breath, and flustered . . . not to mention nervous, scared out of my mind, and excited! What…

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Apr 25, 2016
You Have a Nation of Nurses Behind You (fixing nurse to patient ratio)
45:55

critical thinking nursing

What are the Bills? HR 1602 – view the bill HERE S. 864 – view the bill HERE How Can You Get “Involved”? Listen to this podcast episode here with Senator O’Donnell It’s really as simple as: Google “who is…

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Apr 21, 2016
Ep191: You Have a Nation of Nurses Behind You (fixing nurse to patient ratio)
45:55

What are the Bills? HR 1602 – view the bill HERE S. 864 – view the bill HERE How Can You Get “Involved”? Listen to this podcast episode here with Senator O’Donnell It’s really as simple as: Google “who is … Continued

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Apr 21, 2016
You Are Stronger Than Your Struggles (having a baby in nursing school, passing the NCLEX® in Canada, accelerated BSN, and brand new program)
35:13

nursing school struggles

As nurses and nursing students, we only fail when we stop trying. My guest today reached out via email about a month ago and shared her journey to RN.  Her name is JoAnn . . . well, JoAnn RN In…

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Apr 17, 2016
Ep190: You Are Stronger Than Your Struggles (having a baby in nursing school, passing the NCLEX® in Canada, accelerated BSN, and brand new program)
35:13

As nurses and nursing students, we only fail when we stop trying. My guest today reached out via email about a month ago and shared her journey to RN.  Her name is JoAnn . . . well, JoAnn RN In … Continued

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Apr 17, 2016
Ep189: The WORST Shift of My Life (it’s time to fix patient ratios)
11:00

What: Rally for National Nurse-to-Patient Ratios When: May 12, 2016 8am-4pm (rally 11am-2pm) Where: Washington D.C. (Corner of First St NE and Constitution Ave Permit area 9 information HERE) More Information The Registered Nurse Safe Staffing Act will hold hospitals accountable … Continued

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Apr 16, 2016
The WORST Shift of My Life (it’s time to fix patient ratios)
11:00

national patient safety goal

What: Rally for National Nurse-to-Patient Ratios When: May 12, 2016 8am-4pm (rally 11am-2pm) Where: Washington D.C. (Corner of First St NE and Constitution Ave Permit area 9 information HERE) More Information The Registered Nurse Safe Staffing Act will hold hospitals accountable…

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Apr 16, 2016
Ep188: Coping with the Death of a Patient and Post Mortem Care
20:56

Any tips on coping with your first time doing postmortem care? mine was in the NICU. Death is a difficult reality of nursing care.  This episode discusses post mortem care and coping strategies for nurses when a patient passes away.

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Apr 11, 2016
Coping with the Death of a Patient and Post Mortem Care
20:56

Post mortem care nursing

Any tips on coping with your first time doing postmortem care? mine was in the NICU. Death is a difficult reality of nursing care.  This episode discusses post mortem care and coping strategies for nurses when a patient passes away.

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Apr 11, 2016
Creating a Culture of Humility in Nursing Education
39:57

Nursing education can be challenging to navigate for any student.  One of the most common emails we get from students concerns the frustrations and doubts that surround nursing school. Today I interview Susan DuPont RN BSN who will be joining…

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Mar 30, 2016
Ep 187: Creating a Culture of Humility in Nursing Education
39:57

Nursing education can be challenging to navigate for any student.  One of the most common emails we get from students concerns the frustrations and doubts that surround nursing school. Today I interview Susan DuPont RN BSN who will be joining … Continued

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Mar 30, 2016
Vulnerability and Confidence as a New Nurse with Kati Kleber
37:11

Kati Kleber with NurseEyeRoll.com  is one of my favorite nurses. In fact . . . this is the second time I have had her on the show.  You can listen to the first interview here. In this episode Kati and…

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Mar 29, 2016
Ep 186: Vulnerability and Confidence as a New Nurse with Kati Kleber
37:11

Kati Kleber with NurseEyeRoll.com  is one of my favorite nurses. In fact . . . this is the second time I have had her on the show.  You can listen to the first interview here. In this episode Kati and … Continued

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Mar 29, 2016
3500 Free NCLEX Questions (start practicing today)
4:17

You can never take enough practice NCLEX questions. The problem most students find is that you quickly run out of good questions. . . . after taking all the review questions in the book it can be hard to find … Continued

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Mar 24, 2016
Ep183: ANNOUNCEMENT – – –
24:11

I am so excited to introduce someone incredibly important. Take a minute and listen to this episode . . . we share a lot of personal stories. After you listen take a minute and say hi: Facebook: nrsng Snapchat: nrsngcom…

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Mar 03, 2016
Ep183: ANNOUNCEMENT – – –
24:11

I am so excited to introduce someone incredibly important. Take a minute and listen to this episode . . . we share a lot of personal stories. After you listen take a minute and say hi: Facebook: nrsng Snapchat: nrsngcom … Continued

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Mar 03, 2016
Ep 182: Making it as a Nurse with Regina from ReMarReview.com
38:12

Making it as a new nurse is hard. Regina, with ReMarReview.com knows that all too well.  She was fired from her first nursing job just 3 months after starting because her manager told her she wasn’t cut out to be … Continued

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Feb 29, 2016
Ep181: A&P: 9 Common Cardiac Medication Classes
10:34

You need to know your cardiac meds . . . in this episode we cover the 9 most common cardiac drug classes and a few meds in each class.

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Feb 23, 2016
9 Common Cardiac Medication Classes
10:34

cardiac medications by class

Today I want to talk about nine common classes of cardiac meds, that you’re going to need to understand, and you’re going to need to know at a very high level. We’re going to talk about these meds at a…

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Feb 23, 2016
Ep180: Fall in LOVE With the NCLEX® and How to Survive Nursing School with a Smile (Caroline Porter Thomas | EmpoweRN)
53:43

So . . . unless you’ve never heard of this cool thing called YouTube . . . you’ve probably heard of Caroline Porter Thomas with EmpoweRN. She is the bright, happy, brilliant, beautiful, and inspiring nurse behind the wildly successful … Continued

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Feb 22, 2016
Ep179: Why Are Experienced Nurses so Mean and Humor in Nursing with Ann from @RN_MFKRS_
41:02

So . . . a couple things here . . . One of the most common concerns that we get from nursing students is . . . Why are experienced nurses so mean to students? AND Have you heard of … Continued

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Feb 15, 2016
Ep179: Why Are Experienced Nurses so Mean and Humor in Nursing with Ann from @RN_MFKRS_
41:02

nursing school catty nurses

So . . . a couple things here . . . One of the most common concerns that we get from nursing students is . . . Why are experienced nurses so mean to students? AND Have you heard of…

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Feb 15, 2016
Ep178: 2 Tips to Stay Organized in Clinical
16:09

One of the biggest struggles I see new nurses and nursing students . . . and even experienced nurses at times have is . . . Time Management on the clinical floor. I wanted to share with you two major … Continued

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Feb 11, 2016
2 Tips to Stay Organized in Clinical
16:09

One of the biggest struggles I see new nurses and nursing students . . . and even experienced nurses at times have is . . . Time Management on the clinical floor. I wanted to share with you two major…

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Feb 11, 2016
Ep177: The Best Nursing Clipboard . . .
2:09

nursing clipboard nurses

Excuse the slight detour from our normal episodes . . . but I wanted to let you know that we just released a clipboard designed specifically for nurses and nursing students. You can view the clipboard at: NurseClipboards.com Here is…

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Feb 09, 2016
Ep177: The Best Nursing Clipboard . . .
2:09

Excuse the slight detour from our normal episodes . . . but I wanted to let you know that we just released a clipboard designed specifically for nurses and nursing students. You can view the clipboard at: NurseClipboards.com Here is … Continued

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Feb 09, 2016
Ep176: How to Enjoy Nursing Research and Know Your Patient with Dr. Tiffany Kelley PhD MBA RN (nursing informatics, nurse research, and entrepreneurship)
50:10

Just the phrase “nursing research” can send chills down even the most dedicated nursing students back and make their skin crawl. My guest today is a master of research and has used her research to build a company that focuses … Continued

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Feb 08, 2016
Ep175: Did You Know About These Nursing Podcasts
5:37

Sorry to interrupt your regular programming ; ) But I just wanted to make you aware of our other Nursing School/Nursing Podcast Shows: NRSNG Show: Interviews, motivation, A&P MedMaster Show: Nursing Pharmacology NCLEX® Question of the Day: Show NCLEX Question … Continued

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Feb 03, 2016
Ep175: Did You Know About These Nursing Podcasts
5:37

Sorry to interrupt your regular programming ; ) But I just wanted to make you aware of our other Nursing School/Nursing Podcast Shows: NRSNG Show: Interviews, motivation, A&P MedMaster Show: Nursing Pharmacology NCLEX® Question of the Day: Show NCLEX Question…

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Feb 03, 2016
Ep174: Becoming a Healthy Nurse with Masen Mills (@nurse_muscles)
47:44

Masen Mills (@nurse_muscles) journey into nursing was very nontraditional.  In fact it reminded me a lot of my own (job he hated, new baby, contemplated nursing for years). Masen is the mastermind behind  @nurse_muscles on Instagram and NurseMuscles.com where he provides … Continued

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Feb 01, 2016
Becoming a Healthy Nurse with Masen Mills (@nurse_muscles)
47:44

nurse muscles masen mills

Masen Mills (@nurse_muscles) journey into nursing was very nontraditional.  In fact it reminded me a lot of my own (job he hated, new baby, contemplated nursing for years). Masen is the mastermind behind  @nurse_muscles on Instagram and NurseMuscles.com where he provides…

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Feb 01, 2016
BiPAP vs CPAP (an overview of non invasive respiratory support for nursing students): settings, uses, difference
15:23

Let’s be honest . . . Ventilation can be a tough subject.  I have said before, but the RT (respiratory therapist) should be your best friend on the clinical floor.  Understanding the various modes of ventilation and which is best … Continued

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Jan 29, 2016
BiPAP vs CPAP
15:23

What are the differences between CPAP and BiPAP?

Let’s be honest . . . Ventilation can be a tough subject.  I have said before, but the RT (respiratory therapist) should be your best friend on the clinical floor.  Understanding the various modes of ventilation and which is best…

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Jan 29, 2016
Ep172: Nursing School Shouldn’t be so DAMN Hard!
24:58

Listen to the episode before leaving a comment or sending hate mail 😉 Get the Friday Freebies by going to NRSNG.com/freebies Okay . . . we reach literally hundreds of thousands of nursing students a month here at NRSNG . … Continued

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Jan 27, 2016
Nursing School Shouldn’t be so DAMN Hard!
24:58

nursing school is too hard

Listen to the episode before leaving a comment or sending hate mail 😉 Get the Friday Freebies by going to NURSING.com/freebies Okay . . . we reach literally hundreds of thousands of nursing students a month here at NURSING.com .…

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Jan 27, 2016
Ep171: A&P: Never Trust SpO2 and Oxygen Delivery DO2 Video (cardiac SaO2, SpO2, PaO2))
14:08