The Following information and websites have been commonly used by current and previous PLU School Of Nursing Students.
1. Research Resources
2. Medication Dosage Links
3. Techniques for Relieving Stress
4. Uedit/Google Links
5. CNA Information
6. Nurse Tech Information
7. NCLEX Prepartion
These first few websites are websites commonly used to find Nursing Research Articles and Evidence Based Care Research Articles.
1.) Joint Commission
The Following links are commonly used links to help out with preparation of the required medication dosage exams.
1.) General Dosing: http://www.dosagehelp.com/
2.)Basic Drug Calculations review, and other links:http://classes.kumc.edu/son/nurs420/clinical/basic_review.htm
4.) Pediatric Dosage:http://manuelsweb.com/ped_dose.htm
1.) Negative effects of stress:
2.)Research regarding health manifestations of stress on the body and its effects on quality of life:
Perricone, N. (2007). Stress reduction equals life extension... reprinted with permission. Life Extension, 13(3), 30-42. Retrieved from
CINAHL with Full Text database.
3.)Use of exercise to relieve stress:http://stress.about.com/od/programsandpractices/f/exercise.htm
1.) Website link: http://www.plu.edu/~webmast/uedit/home.html
1.)Call Aging and Disabilities Services at (800) 422-3263 and ask to speak to the speak to the person responsible for
certifying nursing assistant.
(One requirement will be an official transcript documenting successful completion of N220)
You may obtain the application for the nurse tech certification from the Department of Health:
http://www.doh.wa.gov/LicensesPermitsandCertificates/ProfessionsNewReneworUpdate/NurseTechnician/ApplicationsandForms.aspxDepending on the Institution you apply to, the role of Nurse Technician is described on the websites.
The following information is resources and companies to help with NCLEX preparation, There are many companies that provide preparation and many different ones are used, here are the common ones. 1) Kaplan Website: http://www.kaptest.com/NCLEX/Home/index.html
2) Hurst Review Services: www.hurstreview.com
3) Use of ATI books from PLU Nursing Courses