Welcome to your fundamentals class! Here is where you finally feel like a nursing student. You will get more hands-on and lots of material to learn and review. Let's start with lecture class. The first week of the class seemed intense, it seemed like we were already behind a week. Here you will have many… Continue reading What To Expect In Fundamental’s!
To All The New Cohorts At National University!!
First of all, let me start by telling you how amazing you are!! Yes, you! Why you ask? Because you just got into nursing school!! Be proud of yourself! You were chosen out of probably 500 applicants and you made it!! I still remember the day I received my letter! It's the best feeling! Now… Continue reading To All The New Cohorts At National University!!
5 Must haves for Health Assesment
Now that I have completed my lab class on Health Assesment, I wanted to share with you the supplies I used in class that were helpful to me. The first thing I would recommend is a Badge Reel to go with yourschool ID. This is a must-have for me, to have our school ID on… Continue reading 5 Must haves for Health Assesment
What The First Month of Nursing School Is Like!
Alright, guys its officially been a month since I started nursing school! I can not believe how quickly it went by. I have already completed my first nursing class which was Nursing Theory. Now lets quickly run through this class, again this is an accelerated course so its only four weeks long. It started with… Continue reading What The First Month of Nursing School Is Like!
First Week Of Nursing School!
It's officially been a little over two weeks since I started the BSN program at National University! I'm was actually excited to hit the books! I know? Who wants to study? But, when you have been working your entire life to get to this point, not to mention the many times I failed and was… Continue reading First Week Of Nursing School!
How I Passed The TEAS Test!
If you're following my blog you would have read my last entry on the steps and events I went through that got me into nursing school! Here is part II, I'll explain how I passed the TEAS. At National University, after you take the classes that are required you are then able to apply for… Continue reading How I Passed The TEAS Test!
The Steps and Process I Took To Get Into Nursing School!
This is my long journey and process into how I got into nursing school! It was around the year 2010 that I had finally decided on a career, of being a registered nurse. I was working as a medical assistant for a surgeon and was constantly surrounded by nurses fresh out of school. I was… Continue reading The Steps and Process I Took To Get Into Nursing School!
How I Prepared for Nursing School Financially, Physically, and Mentally!
It was early April of this year when I officially received my letter of acceptance into National University's Accelerated BSN Program. I had waited three months before I would find out if I got into the program. Man were those three months the longest days of my life! I started to think ahead about… Continue reading How I Prepared for Nursing School Financially, Physically, and Mentally!
My Journey Begins
Thanks for joining me! Good company in a journey makes the way seem shorter. — Izaak Walton Welcome to my very first blog! Let me start by saying the reason I decided to start blogging was to help other Latinas that may be in the same predicament as me. What is that you ask? A… Continue reading My Journey Begins