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. Scripps New Grad Residency Jan/March 2018
    by NurseNat17 Sep 18
    451
    sarahcharlie
  2. Parkland Dallas, TX Nurse Residency Spring 2018
    by Renzo13 Aug 11
    136
    Shelby_M_P
  3. February 2018 Texas Children's Nurse Residency Program
    by Astros221 Oct 18
    18
    SPH.RN17
  4. Fired from my first RN job after only 2 weeks.
    by Mountainrnbsn Nov 2
    119
    jodispamodi
  5. Seasoned nurses - a brief survey...
    by Rocketskates Nov 17
    1
    Ruby Vee
  6. New Grad Uncomfortable With Confrontation
    by YankeeRose11 Nov 16
    2
    meanmaryjean
  7. Fired New-grad, Jumps Into FNP Program?
    Poll by Breathing16 Nov 5
    8
    Fleurtyluxe11
  8. UCLA New Grad Residency Winter 2018
    by kmichellex Sep 9
    77
    jmpgp
  9. Is it acceptable to cancel a job shadow opportunity?
    by BamaOSU Nov 15
    2
    Fleurtyluxe11
  10. Sharp New Grad Residency 2018
    by NurseNat17 Oct 20
    61
    anflores23
  11. 2018 Texas Health Resources GN
    by Renzo13 Oct 7
    37
    Renzo13
  12. Texas Children's Nurse Residency Spring 2018
    by brookeashley1533 Oct 23
    33
    arbbsn17
  13. California Providence TIP Program February 2018
    by esipbisn Sep 7
    43
    esipbisn
  14. Staying calm before starting 1st RN job
    by macang44 Nov 9
    4
    macang44
  15. I just made my first mistake out of orientation! Freaking out!
    by CalicoBay Nov 9
    3
  16. Looking to be ready to start work. Need some advice ...
    by Karma80 Nov 6
    7
  17. Starting pay for ED nurses in Rochester NY
    by draft9chem Nov 14
  18. Hospitals in New York with long Orientation
    by Hadassah16 Nov 13
  19. Advice for Working 4 Hour Shifts?
    by jenlpn(i) Jun 14
    1
    jenlpn(i)
  20. What kind of non-clinical jobs RN new grads are getting?
    by mybabies2000 Mar 26, '12
    10
    hramach
  21. New Grad Wants to Move to New State ASAP
    by jmtm19 Nov 12
  22. New Grad Tele Nurse First Week
    by akkelly8 Nov 4
    1
    matrixinian
  23. UNC Chapel Hill 2017 New Grad Program
    by Nurse0322 Sep 29
    11
    Nurse0322
  24. Nursing beyond the bedside-for new grads?  Help!
    by LillyFish Apr 22, '13
    32
    LittleLibra
  25. How do I find specific salary/benefit info?
    by LotusPetals82 Oct 26
    5
    MinneNurse
  26. New Grad Interview Regional Medical Center San Jose
    by jayshrey Feb 26, '16
    2
    osunav
  27. Scripps new grad program 2018
    by fpmsa14 Sep 1
    19
    hailey0908
  28. 2017 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program
    by emmiecb Dec 6, '16
    754
    joelamartin
  29. Old New Grad w/ 4 weeks orientation
    by shakeela1027 Oct 17
    8
    shakeela1027
  30. El Camino New Grad 2018
    by chocolatebuns Oct 15
    19
    hwesterly

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