Nurse Tingz · Weighing In

Humor in Nursing.. What’s Too Far?

Yesterday on TikTok, which made it's way to twitter where I discovered it, a nurse posted a video captioned "We know when you're faking." The video then followed up with her acting as the patient, "pretending" to hyperventilate, & the nurse starting a song & dance & the patient abruptly ceasing hyperventilation. Initially, this made… Continue reading Humor in Nursing.. What’s Too Far?

Black Nurses Rock · Nurse Tingz

Do Ya’ll Really Wanna Be Nurses?

What is with the recent devaluing of nurses that I've seen lately on social media? More specifically on black twitter. Why is it a problem that black women want to be nurses? Why am I seeing tweets like the ones pictured? Has the black community tricked people into becoming nurses? Is something wrong with wanting… Continue reading Do Ya’ll Really Wanna Be Nurses?

Nursing School · Pre-Nursing Preparation

Getting Into Nursing School

So you want to be a registered nurse? That's the career path you've chosen & now you have to get into nursing school. How do you do that? Let's talk about it! The first step is choosing your program type: Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) or Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN). The nursing profession… Continue reading Getting Into Nursing School