Archive for October, 2008

Sandra Smith’s NCLEX-PN Assessment Test

Thursday, October 23rd, 2008

This “paper and pencil” test consists of a test booklet, a Scantron answer sheet and an answer booklet for each student. A Performance Report and a Group Summary are returned to the school/program. Recommends that the students retain the test and answer booklets as aids for additional study.

The simulated NCLEX-PN test, consisting of 240 items, is designed to identify each student’s areas of strength and weakness in terms of the current NCLEX Test Plan. The challenging questions focus on the most important material that candidates must master in order to pass NCLEX. (more…)

NCLEX Preparation

Tuesday, October 21st, 2008

Preparing for NCLEX is usually a stressful experience. After investing your time, money and energy completing nursing school, you face the challenge of taking a national licensure exam whose outcome determines if you are issued your Registered Nursing License. There are no special secrets, hidden clues or quick fixes when it comes to NCLEX. The National Council does not make past NCLEX questions available, so no one has an advantage over you. Preparing for NCLEX requires hard work, but it can be less stressful if you develop and follow a specific plan. After conducting review courses and writing review books for more than 20 years, recommendation is for you to:
Organize You should understand how the NCLEX is structured and what the test is asking of you. To obtain current NCLEX information, log onto www.ncsbn.org, the National Council of State Boards of Nursing web site.This site contains helpful information regarding the test plan, application procedures, locations of Pearson Professional Centers (testing sites), and more. Log onto ncsbn.org, go to Testing Services, and click on NCLEX Examination Candidate Bulletin. (more…)

Sandra Smith’s Review for NCLEX-PN

Monday, October 20th, 2008

Sandra Smith brings more than 25 years of teaching experience as a university professor and founder of the original nation-wide NCLEX review course to these popular and highly recommended review aids. An experienced team of clinical nursing faculty has added their expertise to each edition. When formulating the clinical questions and the simulated NCLEX-PN tests, the author and contributors focused on the most recent Job Analysis of Newly Licensed PN/VNs on which much of the NCLEX is based.

Sandra Smith's NCLEX-PN Review Book

Key Features

  • Compatible with the New 2005 NCLEX-PN Test Plan
  • Comprehensive PN/VN Content Review
  • Easy-to-read, Clear & Concise Outline Format
  • Practice Questions with Answers and Rationale for Each Chapter
  • Challenging Simulated NCLEX-PN Tests with Performance Summary
  • New Alternate NCLEX Question Formats
  • Questions Based on Critical Thinking Principles
  • Quick-reference Tables, Appendices and Illustrations
  • NCLEX Procedures, Study Guidelines and Test-taking Tips
  • CD-ROM with More Than 2350 Questions with Answers and Rationale

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Sandra Smith’s Review for NCLEX-RN

Saturday, October 18th, 2008

Sandra Smith brings more than 25 years of teaching experience as a university professor and founder of the original nation-wide NCLEX review course to these popular and highly recommended review aids. An experienced team of clinical nursing faculty has added their expertise to each edition. When formulating the clinical questions and the simulated NCLEX-RN CAT tests, the author and contributors focused on the most important information that candidates must master to pass NCLEX.

Sandra Smith's NCLEX-RN Review Book

Key Features

  1. Designed for the Current NCLEX-RN Test Plan
  2. Comprehensive RN Content Review
  3. Easy-to-read, Clear & Concise Outline Format
  4. Practice Questions with Answers and Rationale for Each Chapter
  5. Challenging Simulated NCLEX-RN Tests with Performance Summary
  6. New Alternate NCLEX Question Formats
  7. Questions Based on Critical Thinking Principles
  8. Quick-reference Tables, Appendices and Illustrations
  9. NCLEX Procedures, Study Guidelines and Test-taking Tips
  10. CD-ROM with More Than 2500 Questions with Answers and Rationale

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