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. Lucile Packard RN Residency September 2017
    by chocolatebuns Jul 18
    12
    LDNurseOB1
  2. Rady Children's October 2017
    by nursecaity Jul 20
    9
    Oakdene44
  3. Planning to quit
    by rainyflowers Jul 23
    2
    Nature_walker
  4. Holy Moly I'm a nurse! Orientation wk.1 ep. 109
    Article Video by Nova12 Jul 20
    4
    worthy33
  5. 2017 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program
    by emmiecb Dec 6, '16
    296
    CrnaTX
  6. Finding clinical sites for FNP or WHNP
    by SMY17 Jul 23
    1
    kakamegamama
  7. First nursing job
    by Exhuasted Jul 9
    4
    Daisy4RN
  8. Not loving nursing....yet.
    by MrsJt Jul 12
    12
    CCRN2BE
  9. New Grad BSN from med/surg LPN
    by KSjo88 Jul 22
    1
    Sour Lemon
  10. Feels weird to be done with school
    by StocktonNurse May 24
    3
    thankyounurse
  11. List of California hospitals that offer new grad programs
    by Katya944 Jul 18
    4
    shibaowner
  12. New Grad Leaving Nursing!
    by harumi22 Jul 22
    2
    caliotter3
  13. Johns Hopkins Hospital Nurse Residency 2017
    by RNGrad16 Nov 14, '16
    99
    Erinicoleb08
  14. IS ACLS SCARY?!
    15
    Ruby Vee
  15. Advice for new RNs, from a new RN
    8
    canadawali
  16. Sharp New Grad Fall 2017
    by sarahcharlie Jul 11
    1
    onajourney
  17. Psst...New Nurses
    Article by smatacale Jul 5
    5
    geloy
  18. Underemployed or Unemployed New Grads:  What are you doing to make it?
    by mandragora12 Feb 4, '11
    5
    Big_Mike
  19. Future plans versus the unexpected future
    by BlueHearts53 Apr 14
    10
    Katbug
  20. Leaving job after only 6 months?
    by Lane1908 Jul 16
    3
    Nurse Beth
  21. You're Fired!
    by pmabraham Jul 12
    2
    pmabraham
  22. CHOC RN Residency June 2017
    by krazy2xtreme Mar 5
    86
    nursegirl4life
  23. MY FIRST RN JOB OFFER!! ep. 105
    Article Video by Nova12 Jun 26
    6
    Shelldepeas
  24. Fresh LPN just starting job, advice?
    by JackdLPN Jul 13
  25. Jackson memorial hospital in Miami new RN salary?
    by MamaRNof5 Jul 11
  26. Vanderbilt 2018 Nurse Residency Program/Perioperative Internship
    by adw0033 Jun 25
    4
    adw0033
  27. Full Circle, my First Year of Nursing
    Article by Imafloat Jan 5, '08
    139
    Nursetaylor3
  28. Working overtime at job vs 2nd PRN job elsewhere
    by ArrowRN Jun 4, '15
    5
    ArrowRN
  29. Medstar WHC Nurse Residency Questions
    by jbrnurse Jul 8
    1
    Pixie.RN
  30. UCSF Nurse Residency 10/2017
    by nmarley Apr 16
    101
    chocolatebuns

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