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One of the pioneering works illustrating the challenges of a new nurse, THE NURSE is IN is about facing one's fears, embracing challenges, keeping the lessons learned and enjoying the fruits of hard work. It is about perseverance in one's pursuit of the American Dream. Filled with anecdotal accounts, it is easy to read and provides the essentials to a successful nursing career in the U.S.
- Tips in getting the local and U.S. licenses successfully
- The immigration process and the issues of retrogression and recession
- The start of a brand new life
- The nursing experience and ways to grow in your career
- Doctors as Nurses
- The rewards of a good job
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I have always been interested in writing. I got hooked with poetry in College and it was my form of escape when the pressure of having to know each important disease and its treatment modality became too overwhelming. Writing. And yes... partying. The typical escapist. More than two years after having voluntarily transplanted myself from the Islands, I found myself in a crossroad: leaving my nursing career behind in order to answer yet another calling: to become a healer once more. To wear the white coat again and earn back my MD initials. Being nurse in the ED and ICU was my inspiration for my latest work: The Nurse is IN. More bio about the author at www.akdapublishers.com Writing....Freud's disciples may call it sublimation. I call it the better alternative to Xanax.