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. StaRN payback
    by JLPRN15 Aug 21
    4
    miss.april2016
  2. Genesis Healthcare Nurse Residency Program
    by Bariq Apr 24, '10
    22
    kmend11
  3. Left Nursing After 3 Months and Couldn't Be Happier!
    by sweetgeorgia Dec 19, '12
    99
    amystl26
  4. UCSF New Grad Program 10/2016
    by PinkRose34 Jul 9
    49
    MJ73
  5. Is LTC a good option if I can't find a job?
    by 07courtney1993 Jul 2
    12
    tamelacrntobe
  6. ICU nurse not liking my job
    by NurseMariaJimena May 17
    13
    katherine100
  7. Should I wait?
    by Vmdenn8524 Aug 22
    3
    Vmdenn8524
  8. **POLL** New 1st Year RN Salary
    by Bell13 Mar 1, '14
    302
    melixxa88
  9. Feeling like I'll never be a good nurse...is there any hope for me?
    by nurseazy Aug 14
    4
    nurseazy
  10. I'm a new nurse and I feel like quitting :'(
    by miss.april2016 Aug 19
    24
    tallnurseguy
  11. Jealous of my residency
    by Sinkorswim Aug 16
    17
    Pca_85revived
  12. Med Surg vs. Outpatient Surgery??
    by passthedonuts Aug 15
    2
    HeySis
  13. Wound Care- Good choice for a new nurse?
    by SarahisanRN Aug 13
    4
    Ruby Vee
  14. From med surg to labor and delivery career advice
    by KMHCO04 Aug 17
    11
    Shanua
  15. got fired/terminated
    by YesYesRN Jul 31
    91
    BeenThere2012
  16. Dumb ? from a new nurse.  What does "floating pool" mean?
    by Irock Oct 17, '10
    13
    ecapuyan
  17. New nurses - what is it like to be a new nurse?
    by Sallyturcios Aug 8
    2
    DTWriter
  18. Resigning for another job.  Advice please.
    by nccna Aug 4
    5
    llg
  19. 50 Things New Nurses Need to Know About Calling Doctors and Other Providers
    Article by Lynda Lampert, RN Apr 7, '15
    43
    BostonFNP
  20. Got an offer in sub-acute, how to politely decline the offer?
    by EP10 Aug 2
    26
    Buyer beware
  21. Pre-employment personality test
    by jy17 Aug 8
    1
    HouTx
  22. New grad RN and mad at myself
    by poopylala Aug 2
    4
    Ruby Vee
  23. Is this job for me?!
    by smash222 Jul 31
    2
    NurseMichellee
  24. Am I supposed to hate my first nursing job??
    by StevietheRN May 30
    51
    BeenThere2012
  25. StaRN September 2016, Florida westcoast cohort
    by Janna K. Aug 4
  26. New grads Need Not Apply
    by elisiah Oct 31, '12
    46
    kuch3
  27. Career Advice for a New Grad
    by burk0282 Jul 27
    12
    burk0282
  28. Old nurses eating young
    by YesYesRN Jul 26
    3
    sevensonnets
  29. First nurse job 1.5hour commute
    Nurse by Gri4585 Jul 7
    36
    Ruby Vee
  30. UCSF new grad- NICU interview?
    by xd94 Aug 1
  31. First job
    by 2015Kayla Jul 29
    1
    HouTx
  32. I started my nursing career and I am so unhappy!!!!! :(
    by alaber Jan 24, '15
    20
    amarav
  33. St Thomas New Grad Program
    by Camo-angel Feb 19, '15
    7
    Cadeli03
  34. New Jersey CDS & DEA Licensure
    by KevinP Jul 30
  35. Help!!! Did I Make A Mistake in Becoming a Nurse!!!
    by SaggieRN87 Jul 22
    8
    SaggieRN87

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