First Year After Nursing Licensure

First Year After Nursing Licensure

You completed nursing school, passed the NCLEX, and are lucky enough to have secured your first job as a nurse. Now what!? Nursing school gave you a good foundation, but now comes the task of applying your skills and knowledge to the real world. Take this time to discuss the challenges you are facing in your first year as a nurse. You will find many experienced nurses sharing wisdom, knowledge and encouragement.

  1. How did first job/orientation work for you?
    by Summers3 Sep 25
    3
    Nature_walker
  2. Eek! Almost done with orientation
    by Listeningbee Sep 25
    1
    Ruby Vee
  3. What just happened?
    by Nurse3000 Sep 21
    8
    Ruby Vee
  4. CHOC RN Residency June 2016
    by KBSNRN Apr 10
    68
    griffi55
  5. Shy New grad- and I suck
    by NewNurseJules Sep 23
    4
    cleback
  6. new grad RN with 2 job offers, what would you do??
    by zumbaRN4 Sep 21
    33
    J Friday
  7. Working Two Jobs - New Grad RN
    Poll by TheGrittyNurse Sep 17
    8
    TheGrittyNurse
  8. Advice- Newer RN Thinking About Changing Jobs
    by Rn052015 Sep 22
    3
    Rn052015
  9. New Nurse,  AHHH!!!
    by nurseburst Sep 22
    3
    Ruby Vee
  10. Duke RN Residency 2016
    by GolferBSN Nov 6, '15
    64
    Gale99
  11. Malpractice insurance??
    by TheGrittyNurse Sep 17
    4
    AngelKissed857
  12. Off orientation, feeling lost
    6
    barcode120x
  13. The Journey after Nursing school.
  14. Yuma Regional Medical Center new grad novice nurse program
    by aspiringrn1987 Jun 6
    13
    Maivy0720
  15. Should I stay in this non-clinical job as a new grad RN?
    by kutadefroc Sep 18
    1
    peihan
  16. How long should answers be?
    Poll by Jupiterxo Sep 15
    1
    barcode120x
  17. When someone asks your salary... how to answer?
    by Summers3 Sep 10
    6
    canigraduate
  18. UCSF New Grad Program 10/2016
    by PinkRose34 Jul 9
    62
    vee_24
  19. Got an offer in sub-acute, how to politely decline the offer?
    by EP10 Aug 2
    27
    EP10
  20. feeling like a failure
    by porkdumpling Sep 10
    11
    Qing
  21. Starting job in phy. rehab/therapy. Afraid of injuring myself?
    by Summers3 Sep 10
    1
    HouTx
  22. **POLL** New 1st Year RN Salary
    by Bell13 Mar 1, '14
    307
    johsonmichelle
  23. My job is melting my brain.
    by chwcbesteph Sep 9
    1
    ClaraRedheart
  24. Time management, prioritization and delegation Tips
    by vintagemother Sep 9
  25. preceptor problems?
    by peachypurple Aug 31
    3
    Buyer beware
  26. Left Nursing After 3 Months and Couldn't Be Happier!
    by sweetgeorgia Dec 19, '12
    100
    CherylGTG
  27. Jealous of my residency
    by Sinkorswim Aug 16
    18
    Eat_Pray_Love
  28. New grad, do not feel challenged at all. Help?
    by RNinCali15 Aug 25
    94
    ProfRN4
  29. 2 year contract question
    by NewOrthoNurse Aug 30
    1
    elkpark
  30. Is LTC a good option if I can't find a job?
    by 07courtney1993 Jul 2
    13
    AvaRose
  31. Your Starting Salary?
    by x_factor Dec 14, '11
    142
    PMFB-RN
  32. StaRN payback
    by JLPRN15 Aug 21
    4
    NurseGee2016
  33. Genesis Healthcare Nurse Residency Program
    by Bariq Apr 24, '10
    22
    kmend11
  34. ICU nurse not liking my job
    by NurseMariaJimena May 17
    13
    katherine100
  35. Should I wait?
    by Vmdenn8524 Aug 22
    3
    Vmdenn8524

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