The TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills) is administered by the educational company ATI testing. It is an entrance exam required by certain schools to gain admission into their nursing or dental hygiene programs. Although you cannot technically pass or fail the test, you must demonstrate prof...
Want a quick way to “diagnose” a nursing student? Here are 9 symptoms they all have in common!
Friends and family begin pointing to random spots on their arms and demanding you give them a diagnosis.
You start checking out and admiring people’s veins.
You start findin...
Need to record or visualize something- but your brain doesn’t think in the metric they’re asking for? Never fear, our handy conversion chart is here!
15 drops (gtt)= 1 ml
1 oz= 30 ml
1 ml= 1 cc
1 tsp= 5 ml
1 tbs= 15 ml
1 cup= 8 oz= 240 ml
1 quart= 2 pints
1 L= 1000 ml
Passing the TEAS exam opens a whole new window of educational opportunity: goodbye gen-ed prerequisites, hello nursing school! And while your admittance to nursing school is something to celebrate (how many of your friends had to pass a test just so they could take more tests?), it’s not without ...
There are a lot of great nursing quotes out there, but here are a few of our favorites!
Be nice to your nurse, they’re the person who chooses your catheter size
Would you like to talk to your Doctor or the nurse who actually knows what’s going on?
Save one life, you’r...