Blogging with brittany

You have passed boards… Now what?!

So, you did it. You have graduated and passed boards. Now you are wondering what is next. First, let me say CONGRATULATIONS!!! I was once in your shoes, finally here and but so confused on what to do next. Apply for jobs, license, NPI, etc. Congratulations!!! So,...

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How to prepare for boards after being unsuccessful!

Okay, this is a hard one. Have you ever received that dreaded response of, we regret to inform you that you were unsuccessful???!! How do I know about this? Because I was once there. I always did well in school, graduated and continued to excell. I prepared for boards...

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Let’s talk Hypertension!

We have seen a few changes in hypertension guidelines as many adaptations and research has been conducted. Hypertension guidelines The ANCC and AANP are using the ACC/AHA guidelines for board certifications. So, we will discuss those guidelines to assist you with your...

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Motivational Monday: Keep fighting!

This Monday's quote is, "you may have to fight a battle more than once to win it." Margaret Thatcher This is so true on multiple levels. Often times we want to try once and if it doesn't work, then we feel as though we failed. When truthfully, sometimes you have to...

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Balancing it all: work smarter not harder!

I have found juggling it all work, school, family, etc can be hectic sometimes. I have learned to find ways to make all areas a bit easier. This isn't our usual NP talk, but yall understand a busy lifestyle; so I wanted to share things that I have found helpful....

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What is Non- Clinical Content?

While preparing for nurse practitioner boards, you hear so many things. One of which is the amount of non clinical content on certain exams. So, I receive the question frequently as to what non-clinical content truly is and how to study that material. Non-Clinical...

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