Posts by Marianna Marrocco

The Art of IV Testing

As the Practical Nursing semester is soon approaching an end, I have completed yet another lab exam to prepare for nursing in an acute unit. This time we were tested…
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Change Day 2017

During her practicum placement, Stenberg College’s Practical Nursing student, Marianna, joined the 2017 Change Day campaign and helped raise awareness about improving patient safety and quality care. Read her blog to find out how this experience defined her as a…
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Preceptorship: Working with Dementia Patients

Practical Nursing student, Marianna’s first preceptorship took place at a residential care home, and I was very fortunate to work with and learn about caring for patients who suffer from Alzheimer’s disease and dementia. Read about her experience…
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5 Tips for Studying Pharmacology

Pharmacology (pronounced: ˌfärməˈkäləjē/): the branch of medicine concerned with the uses, effects, and modes of action of drugs – as defined on the internet. Pharmacology: the toughest course offered in…
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My Journey to Term 3

“You have brains in your head, you have feet in your shoes. You can steer yourself in any direction you choose.” – Dr. Seuss Summer is finally here and so…

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