I have been a nurse for almost ten years and currently work as a nurse educator at a small private nursing school in New Jersey. I have just completed requirements for my MSN and have never been more excited. I am certified in medical surgical nursing. It has always been a passion of mine and I still love it til this day. My experiences have taken me from medical surgical nursing to telemetry, trauma, orthopedics, renal, cardiac, interventional cardiology and progressive care. I have abro... [more]
I currently teach medical surgical nursing where the students have to already have a base of knowledge that includes body systems. In cases where there is a knowledge deficit, I must reiterate the information so students may thoroughly understand pathophysiology.
I am an avid reader who seriously enjoyed the classics of world literature. Novels like Kafka's "Metamorphosis" and Ibsen's "The Dollhouse" were favorites at a time when I was merely instructed to read graphic urban novels. Having an interpretation of lives written out in prose takes me to a place that I can only visit when reading.
I graduated with a class of nursing in which all 27 of us passed the NCLEX on the first try. I currently work in an organization in which the practical nursing pass rate is 97%. We have an excellent review for NCLEX and also if students are having difficulty with the exit exam, we are able to get them to a passing score. I love NCLEX prep because it help the students bring everything together to prepare them for professional practice.