Hello all! This post is directed towards my fellow Emergency nurses who have certifications. Passing a BCEN certification exam is a process that takes a great deal of preparation. In order to maintain this certification you must obtain a specified number of hours of Continuing Education Credit/Units (CEUs) or you can retest. Let’s be honest, I don’t know many people who want to take these exams again. I recommend renewal by CEU completion. In order to do so you have to obtain 100 credit hours, 50 of which relating to the content of your certification. I love to save money, … Continue reading HOW TO FIND FREE CEUS │ EMERGENCY NURSES

been busy.

Hello all! This is a update, no frills. I have been gone for the blog for a very long time. To make a long story short, I experienced a bit of burnout from precepting at work, in addition to many other events… So…Here is a quick list of the past few months. I have really struggled with blogging consistently, but my life has calmed down a bit and I feel inspired to share as much educational/nurse lifestyle content as possible. I also plan on setting realistic blog post expectations for myself, because I have a lot on my plate. Anna Continue reading been busy.


Hello everyone! For this post, I will be sharing how I passed the Trauma Nursing Core Coure (TNCC) by the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA). The purpose of this course is to essentially provide you with some basic knowledge on the thought process and interventions necessary to care for trauma patients. Keep reading if you are interested! WHY DID YOU TAKE THIS COURSE? I took this course as it is a requirement for all nurses working in the Emergency Department at my hospital at the one year mark. Following this, you may “officially” be assigned to work in the trauma bay. … Continue reading HOW I PASSED TNCC