Nursing and teaching others to become nurses is my mission in life! I was torn between my two passions but now they are combined together. I am a Health occupation teacher at the high school level. Years ago I taught but left teaching to pursue my nursing degree. When I left teaching elementary students, I was told by my former supervisor that I missed my calling and one day I would return to it. Needless to say after about eight years I returned, the only difference is that I became a Regis... [more]
Pharmacology was a required course in order to fulfill my requirements for my nursing degree. I passed this course along with the medication exam required for clinicals. Also I taught my elementary students mathematical concepts that set the foundation for medical Math. For 2.5 years I have given my patients medication on a full-time basis in a hospital setting carefully calculating the dosage when necessary. I am confident in the skills and learning experience I have employed when I was in school and in the healthcare field.