The Aim of this Site:
Help guide nurses along the twists, turns, and detours of their nursing trail.
Why join me on my Nursing Trail?
I want to be a support and guide for nurses of all experience levels as they journey on their nursing trail
I want to learn from my colleagues as I too journey on my nursing trail!
What is RNtrailguide.com? Hello! I am Trisha Fronczek and welcome to RN Trail Guide! What is RN Trail Guide you ask? Well, RN Trail Guide has been started to help nurses of all levels along their nursing journey. Whether you are just starting out or...read more
Not all trails need to be about professional growth. Some are just about ourselves and learning and being.read more
Spring time is interview time for many nurses. Whether graduating and looking for your first nursing position or you are looking to freshen things up a bit, you must be prepared to ask some questions of your own during the interview process. Asking your...read more
After a long nursing shift or stressful day of speaking with insurance companies, we would all like to express ourselves on social media. Whether that would include discussing the injustices of insurance companies, showcasing the world’s most awful tattoo,...read more
Nurse Conference Call Dos and Don’t Awe…time for a nurse staff meeting conference call. You are so elated that you can call in from home and hear updates without coming in on your day off. You dial in and get connected on the first attempt. You can hear...read more
Yes Dad, Patients Can Die from a Blood Clot By Trisha Fronczek Last year, a family friend died unexpectedly from a blood clot in his lungs (aka pulmonary embolus). The first words out of my dad’s mouth were, “How can someone die from a blood clot?” As a...read more
Over the past year, you have excelled as an active member of your nursing council ( for tips on being an active member https://rntrailguide.com/tips-active-nursing-council-member/ ) and have been elected as chair for the new year. How do you prepare for...read more
Tips to being an active nursing council member By Trisha Fronczek Your nursing council meeting is today! You have read the blog post Welcome to YOUR nursing council! ( https://rntrailguide.com/welcome-nursing-council/ ) and have prepared for this nursing...read more
Congratulations! You are now a member of a nursing council. The first meeting is next week. How do you prepare for it?read more