Time for some reality check

Time for some reality check

The NCLEX provides Pass Rate sheets every quarter on the data of the performance on the NCLEX-RN and NCLEX-PN examinations for multiple categories of candidates. The NCLEX-RN pass rate of all the candidates for the last quarter is 75.34%. A significant drop is seen in...
Accept Changes and Uncertainties

Accept Changes and Uncertainties

I have been mentioning in numerous blogs that measuring clinical judgment has been one of the major undertakings of the NCLEX. Many studies have been conducted on the clinical judgment area, defining the term. For a simpler understanding, it is a combination of...
To Err is Human

To Err is Human

Twenty years ago, the Institute of Medicine published a report focusing on safety of patients and errors that can be prevented in hospitals. Several new initiatives were adopted in the health care system after the report was published. The Leapfrog Group’s Hospital...