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Are you reading to take your NCLEX-RN (National Council Licensure Examination-Registered Nurse)? I want to help you. Read on for study tips, how to register and prepare for the Pearson VUE NCLEX. How To Prep For Pearson VUE NCLEX There are a few things you will want to do before you take the test. First, review the … [Read more...] about How to Prepare and Register for Pearson VUE NCLEX
Like most nursing students, there came a point in my education where I literally slammed my textbook shut late one evening and yelled, “Why is nursing school so hard!?!”. The more people I talked to about my nursing school headaches, the more I find that so many people struggled during their nursing school years! I couldn’t … [Read more...] about Why is Nursing School So Hard?
Every nursing student has come to this point of their senior semester where they begin to think beyond the cap and gown of graduation to sitting for their NCLEX. Finding out how to pass the NCLEX is a huge priority. Considering the NCLEX is such a daunting test and requires a lot of preparation, I can imagine what many people’s … [Read more...] about Is NRSNG Academy the Best NCLEX Review?
When it comes to NCLEX, some things need to be memorized. And the laboratory values for nurses are certainly among them. Dreading memorizing lab values? Maybe you’re wondering why you should bother learning them in the first place. Either way, you’re not alone. Stop stressing over how to pass the NCLEX, and let's look at this … [Read more...] about Must Know Laboratory Values for Nurses
Gearing up for the NCLEX(R) exam can be frustrating at times, but our list of resources for practice NCLEX questions and study aids may make it easier. There’s no doubt about it- the NCLEX is a pivotal exam. With a lot riding on your result- admittance, potential job opportunities, etc. – you’ll want to make sure you are … [Read more...] about 60+ Resources for NCLEX Questions, Prep, and Review Practice
So you’ve worked pretty hard to complete your basic nursing program successfully. Now the only thing standing between you and your all-important nursing license is the NCLEX-RN examination. Choosing the best NCLEX-RN study materials wisely is critical for maximizing your chances of passing the examination with a top score, and … [Read more...] about 5 Best NCLEX Review Books
UPDATE: They are currently not cruising, but you can access some great NCLEX study resources from NRSNG including their NCLEX Practice Questions, MedMaster Course, Loads of Free NCLEX Cheat Sheets, and excellent books. You can also check out our guide on How to Pass the NCLEX with 75 Question in 1 attempt and our mega resources … [Read more...] about NCLEX Cruise & CEU Cruises for Nurses
I just wanted to share about my NCLEX experience. I graduated June 21 and took my NCLEX shortly after. I put a lot of time and effort into studying, but still struggled with recognizing many of the medication names/classes along with their actions/side effects and with several other big areas. I could have postponed, but I … [Read more...] about An NCLEX Experience with Tips and Advice
Are you using an NCLEX prep apps to get ready to take your nursing boards? Are sure you know how to pass the NCLEX on the first attempt? Do you have a reliable resources for NCLEX questions? I remember walking out of the testing center after taking my NCLEX-RN®. It was a warm September morning. I had stayed in a hotel in … [Read more...] about 3 Best NCLEX Prep Apps
One of the most difficult courses in nursing school is Pharmacology. There are hundreds of medications that must be learned, along with their indications, contraindications, side effects, dosing, and much more. Learning all the medications you need to know to pass the NCLEX is difficult. While I would never call learning … [Read more...] about 3 Pharmacology Tips to Help You Pass the NCLEX
The NCLEX is the terrifying barrier between a trained nursing student becoming a registered and practicing nurse. It’s a difficult exam that is designed to elicit critical thinking skills and determine with a 95% confidence interval whether a candidate meets the requirements to pass. To add to the frustration, a nursing … [Read more...] about Make the NCLEX Feel like Deja Vu with UWORLD NCLEX QBANK
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There is no single act or event that potential nurses fear more than taking the NCLEX. There’s just something absolutely terrifying about a test that is the final barrier to nursing licensure. I mean, it can make or break your career and life plans. It’s bad enough you’ve got to struggle through 2 years of nursing school with … [Read more...] about Nursing App Review: NCLEX Mastery
The best NCLEX guide is subjective, but I firmly feel that you need to know the strategy of taking the NCLEX before you spend hours reviewing example questions. When I think back on all the test strategy guides and NCLEX questions that I reviewed for the nursing boards, I can think of no single piece of literature … [Read more...] about Best NCLEX Guide: Saunders Strategies for Test Success: Passing Nursing School and the NCLEX Exam