1. M

    NC Sterilization /Infection Control Board Exam

    Has anyone recently taken the North Carolina sterilization exam online and passed? I'll be taking it soon for licensure by credentialing and was wondering If you have any tips/info that would be helpful. The Board itself doesn't seem to be very helpful. Thanks!
  2. P

    Health and Safety in Clinicals

    My school tells me that if I am injured during clinicals (like a needle stick, eye splash, etc.) that I should NOT go to the occupational health department at the hospital (because I'm not a true employee). Instead, they say I just have to rely on my regular health insurance. Is this common...
  3. Lexington2012

    Long hours are a danger to our patients

    I've seen a lot of comments here about how the max hours varies per state. OSHA is a national regulating body and the regulations say: "No one shall knowingly be permitted or required to work while the employee's ability or alertness is so impaired by fatigue, illness, or other causes that it...