My travel agency tells me there is no study guide but yet I have done this with other travel companies and a guide was included for download. So, I start my assignment Monday and they just now emailed me the orientation info and it says I have to take a medication test at the facility. I too am a Critical Care trained Nurse since 1991. At no time, in any interview, have I ever been asked a multiple choice question about what I would do while working on the floor. However, if continuing healthcare coverage is important to you, perhaps private insurance is your best bet when traveling.
Some travel companies even own staffing agencies and make it a bit easier to transition back and forth from agency work to a travel assignment. He is a tax guru when it comes to traveling healthcare professionals and taxes. Which of the following drugs is associated with the reaction of Cinchonism? Which of the following is not a side effect of the Sympathoplegics Clonidine? Which of the following drugs is associated with the reaction of hepatitis? Which of the following is not related to a drug toxicity of Prednisone? Find out exactly what exam you will be required to take. Some hospitals use Prophecy as well, but in a forum like this the discussion will center around agency use. Which of the following are not treated with Lansoprazole? Which of the following is not a side effect of the cholinoreceptor blocker Atropine? Then, if you secure an assignment, but find that you will be required to take a Prophecy exam, turn down the assignment and ask your recruiter or contact the hospital directly yourself to inform them the specific reason why you will not accept a position with their hospital. Which of the following is the antidote for the toxin Lead? The first test I got 65%. Who calculates drip rates anymore? Which of the following is not an effect of the drug Midazolam? With all this said, nothing is going to change unless the travel nursing companies either refuse to work with these facilities or start putting monetary contingencies in their contracts for when nurses do fail the exam.
Which of the following is not a side effect of the Vasodilator Nifedipine? Additional years can be added if a substantial error is identified. I have had many interviews vying for a travel assignment. Hospitals are now going with this prophecy company and making us ta these tests. They didnt let me know either way as of yet. A company without common sense would certainly not be allowed to control my paychecks.
Which of the following are not treated with Hydrochlorothiazide? Which of the following drugs is associated with the reaction of Stevens-Johnson syndrome? As to what happens should you not pass the exam, this is something that may be addressed in your contract, so I would check there first. Too much personality and psych type questions, and really has no bearing on what kind of nurse you are. I agree with the poster that said study your wrong answers correct answer is provided after completion of test before you retake the test. Which of the following is the primary site of activity for the drug Warfarin? Want to hear other experiences. Which of the following is not an effect of the drug Isoflurane? You only get to answer the question once and can not, go back and change an answer. Which of the following drugs is associated with the reaction of Tendon dyfunction? The being timed thing freaked me out and some of their terms in 25 years of nursing I have never heard of.
So if you do not find a clear indication of what may happen spelled out in your travel contract, contact your recruiter immediately to see if taking the exam prior to leaving for your assignment is an option. Which of the following is the antidote for the toxin Benzodiazepines? And in case I am a complete imbecile they can prove they did everything they could. This kind of stuff gives me so much anxiety. Yes the competency tests can be tough. As you are aware, many companies these days do have a study guide that will at least give you an idea of what to expect. When you are doing competencies at the hospital, it is too late for discussion! Which of the following is not treated with Ephedrine? Only had 2 opportunities to pass with minimum 80%, so I would suggest to study based on Table of Contents, then take the test. All of the things about travel have to be managed in the fashion that meets your needs.
There were no details, just an outline. I don't want to assume that I fail it but what happens if I do?! The test was harder than I thought, even though I really studied for it. For travel nurses this means the beginning of orientation. Now this exam has delegation and prioritization throughout the entire exam click here for sample now includes the entire infection control seminar quiz click here for sample now includes chart exhibits hot spot fill in the blank and sata questions as described in my youtube video how to answer alternate format questions. Which of the following are not treated with Prednisone? As for housing, even after 18 years as a travel, I still elect to have the company provide my housing. David About the Author: Hello everyone.
For example, if you are someone who does not use their healthcare that much, perhaps you could manage any lapses in coverage. Second time I passed with 97%. You do have to join Delphi to use the forum believe this is still free , but that forum has over 40,000 travelers, so you might have some luck there. It will contain the questions and your incorrect answer. Which of the following is not related to a drug toxicity of Atenolol? These type of tests are common in the world of travel nursing, so if you are one who does like to review information before a test, please do not interrupt the process that works for you. Lansoprazole is not used in which of the following cases? Again, while I appreciate input, I do not want to mislead any other travel nurses out there.
If you fly low under the radar and do not deduct too much in the way of expenses, then you may not incur an audit. Maybe it's time we were all held to a higher standard. Which of the following are not treated with Dexamethasone? Which of the following is the antidote for the toxin Heparin? Which of the following drugs is associated with the reaction of extreme photosensitivity? Which of the following is not a side effect of the Ace Inhibitor Captopril? Which of the following is the antidote for the toxin Copper? How do you manage family being on the road so much? Which of the following are not treated with Nifedipine? I can hear the groans of everyone reading that last sentence. Studied like crazy; obviously didn't help much the first time! But as I understand it, the questions may be taken from a pool of questions, so they may not be the same ones you have seen before. I am the author of , in addition to my writings here and in the pages of Travel Nursing publications such as Healthcare Traveler Magazine and American Nurse Today.