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Life update – nursing

So what has been happening since the last update Job So I left uni with a job on a private unit with the local NHS hospital. This unit had been closed since January 2020 and wasn’t open, at least as a private unit, by the time I was due to start. Due to this, I was set to start on…

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Waiting – how things have changed

Things haven’t gone to plan for my extended placement! 7th April I got the ‘thank you’ email for joining the trust for the extended placement, then a followup email on 9th April with a start date of 16th April for online induction and either 20th or 27th April to start on the wards. I had been given a ward but…

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End of 2nd year

So I have officially finished 2nd year of my nursing degree. Two weeks ago I got my final set of grades. A pass on drugs exam (only pass/fail), Long Term Conditions exam 60%, Evidence exam 66%, Evidence Lit review 57%, Evidence Project plan 88%, OSCE pass (only pass/fail). The nursing department appears to use all 120 credits to workout the…

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What is going on…

So how are my grades looking so far? Not good actually. The group presentation came back as 52 and all but one person in our group thought that was a crap grade. My acute care grade came back as 40!! That same person above went and failed! I’m barely going to get a 2:2 this year at this rate. I’ve…

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Assignments

This post was originally going to be about just the one unit and how I’ve finally done with the essay but I can now happily announce that I have completed ALL my assignments for ALL units!!! Engaging with Service Improvement – 10% similarityEvidence Based Project Plan – 2% similarityEvidence Based Lit Review – 8% similarity The marks back on other…

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Degree update

The mad rush of essays and exams have started. Engaging Service Improvement poster presentation: 16th October 2019Engaging Service Improvement essay: 21st October 2019Evidence Based Practice project plan: 4th November 2019Evidence Based Practice lit review: 4th November 2019Evidence Based Practice exam: 7th November 2019Long Term Conditions exam: 14th November 2019 Drugs exam: 14th November 2019 I am not even thinking about…

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