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Nick Collins, MS, RN, CNS

Critical Care & Cardiogenomic Clinical Nurse Specialist | UCSF Faculty
Educational Instruction and Library Occupations - Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations
San Francisco, California
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Savannah Jan 14, 2020 632 views

What's an important thing to remember throughout nursing school that helped you get through it?

#nursing #college #nurse #healthcare #hospital-and-health-care

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NICOLE Jan 16, 2018 808 views

What role will nurse practitioners likely have in the next 20 years?

Becoming a nurse practitioner is a field that seems to be growing, and there is more and more need. With medical school graduates continually choosing specialities rather than primary care routes, will that lead nurse practitioners to fulfill that gap? Or will nurse practitioners continue to...

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Kayla May 13, 2016 989 views

How to specialize in a certain area of Nursing such as Pediatrics, Mental Health, etc.?

I want to broaden my nursing degree and specialize in an interesting area, but I have no clue how to go about doing such a thing. #college #nursing #nurse #degree #mental-health #healthcare #hospital-and-health-care

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Hannah Oct 24, 2016 1934 views

How long does it take to become an RN and what are the steps?

I am going to become a nurse, but I'm unsure of how getting my basics, while studying nursing, works in college. #registered-nurses #nurse-midwife #nurse #nursing #healthcare #hospital-and-health-care #medicine

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Rachel May 05, 2016 1240 views

What is the difference in salary from ADN to RN to BSN? (Nursing)

I'm interested in becoming a nurse. #nurse #doctor #health #healthcare #hospital-and-health-care

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Maddy May 25, 2016 955 views

How does one begin to specialize in a medical area of study?

I have a few medical topics that I'm more interested in studying than others. These might just be questions that I will have answered when I learn more in medical school, but topics like brain activity have a lot to offer in terms of research. If a person wants to begin specializing in a...

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Hannah May 24, 2016 1026 views

What can I be doing now, while in high school, to prepare for a major in nursing?

I have taken all the health science courses my school offers, and I'm signed up for CNA next year. I'm also in HOSA. What else can I do? #registered-nurses #nurse-practitioner #hospital-and-health-care #medicine

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Noelle May 24, 2016 1059 views

To specialize in a particular field of nursing, what are the steps?

I want to specialize in neonatal nursing, and are wondering the steps to take to achieve my goal! #nurse #nursing #hospital-and-health-care #science #college

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Sarah May 04, 2016 1456 views

What is the most interesting type of nurse?

What type of nurse is always on their toes? Alway think of new stuff to do to keep the patient healthy and happy. #doctor #nurse #health

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Molly May 23, 2016 959 views

What are the best schools for Nurse Practioners?

After my 4 year degree, I'd like to know if I should continue at SIUE or get experience somewhere else. #doctor #nursing #nurse #healthcare #hospital-and-health-care

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Alexa May 24, 2016 955 views

Will pharmacists get prescribing rights?

The prescribing rights have increased for both physician assistants and for nurses in the hospital setting. Today, pharmacists are still mostly confined to the pharmacy, and there are less pharmacists that are going from room to room and checking on patients. I believe that this will most...

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justice May 07, 2016 954 views

when becoming a nurse practitioner, what is the best degree to get? Would it be better to go above a masters?

I am asking this question because i want to become a nurse and i want to know what would be the best degree to get. #doctor #nurse #healthcare #pediatrics #hospital #hospital-and-health-care #family