My Clinical Orientation Experience

I had my clinical orientation Tuesday, October 2nd. And, it feels so surreal now. I can't believe it's already October. Or, that we've reached the middle of the semester. My first semester of nursing school is really flying by. Orientation day started off as a very busy morning for me. I took a shower the night before, so when I woke up at 0600, all I had to do was brush my teeth, wash my face, and get dressed.I was required to wear the red clinical scrubs for orientation. It was honestly pretty fun being able to wear them for…

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First Day of Nursing School (and 5 tips for success!)

Well you guys, today was the big day! I had my first day of nursing school. I've actually had a really long day today. My day ran from 6:00AM to 8:40PM, and that was after getting out of my night class early. It's scheduled to end at 8:45PM normally. I'm fairly exhausted because I didn't get to eat much between class and finishing some last minute school errands like figuring out my parking tag, but I really wanted to do this write up tonight. I also know that if I don't do it now, I'll just end up forgetting and…

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BRCC Nursing Orientation 2018 (FALL)

It's August, and it's officially back to school season in my area! The universities and colleges start their first day of school this coming Monday, including my school! I originally intended to write this post last night after school and work, but I was entirely way to tired so here it in the morning. Yesterday, I had to attend my nursing program's mandatory orientation. It is mandatory in the sense that if you do not attend the orientation you cannot enroll in the nursing classes. So it's a big deal and not something you can just casually skip. They had…

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