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. Vanderbilt Nurse Residency Program Summer 2017
    by shanneliz12 Jul 14, '16
    56
    mermaids_nurse
  2. Johns Hopkins ACH RN Residency March 2017
    by nurserani Jan 17
    3
    nurserani
  3. Torrance Memorial March '17 New Grad Residency
    by f4y3mund0 Jan 15
    4
    mikolover
  4. Johns Hopkins Hospital Nurse Residency 2017
    by RNGrad16 Nov 14, '16
    16
    JmhATL
  5. Baptist Hospital Miami Versant 2017
    by newnurse310 Dec 19, '16
    23
    JS01
  6. Coming back to work after mistake
    by LittleRN5678 Jan 23
    2
  7. UNC Rex 2017 New Graduate Nurse Residency Program
    by nicole1995 Jan 10
    3
    stategrl
  8. Help a new grad understand?!
    by riRN16 Jan 20
    10
    TheCommuter
  9. Choc rn residency / fellowship february 2017
    by ner214 Nov 22, '16
    39
    NurseSamie123
  10. CHOC RN Residency June 2016
    by KBSNRN Apr 10, '16
    71
    daisyeileen
  11. St Thomas New Grad Program
    by Camo-angel Feb 19, '15
    22
    rn_to_be07
  12. Sharp Mary Birch RN New Grad Residency March 2017
    by AT0427 Jan 13
    1
    paigekl94
  13. SHARP New Grad RN 2017
    by doglover444 Oct 24, '16
    41
    ani808
  14. What's wrong here?
    by WonderousIvy Feb 11, '16
    3
    WonderousIvy
  15. Texas Health July 2017 Residency
    by txp6081 Jan 16
    11
    lbroberts265
  16. How long did it take....
    by Nurse3242 Jul 4, '16
    24
    Thumballena7
  17. LPNs turned RNs: New Grad?
    by Scottishtape Dec 30, '16
    7
    NurseSpeedy
  18. New grad, hate nursing! Feel like quitting!
    by harumi22 Jan 6
    8
    Union-Jack
  19. Night shift advice needed...
    by Nursebface Dec 28, '16
    1
    barcode120x
  20. Critical thinking
    by coconut3431 Jan 9
    2
    traumaRUs
  21. Doctors Hospital of Manteca
    by cnisanrnnow Jan 7
    2
    anarosen
  22. New nurse...not sure about nursing anymore
    by Hope,RN Dec 27, '16
    8
    RNPA93
  23. Got my first ever RN job, need advice afraid I forgot all my clinical skills.
    by carebear1980 Feb 13, '16
    17
    carebear1980
  24. New grad-How to learn med dosing when you have tons to give?!
    by Summers3 Dec 29, '16
    6
    ArmaniX
  25. Providence Portland, OR NEW GRAD Residency 2017
    by pogues60 Dec 24, '16
    11
    Roseblossom
  26. Regional One Health (Memphis) nurse residency
    by Paloma_Traviesa Feb 19, '15
    2
    djhnsn56
  27. Jackson Memorial Hospital Nursing residency program
    by 2016New Jan 2, '16
    29
    traumaRUs
  28. New grad in ICU.. Need your input!
    by practicallyRN Dec 19, '16
    6
    bubbles410
  29. Hang in there new Grads and New Nurses it does get better..I PROMISE
    Article by Morettia2 Nov 22, '08
    89
    bubbles410
  30. Legacy RN Residency Program Feb 2017 Cohort
    by Ludie Oct 31, '16
    19
    Ludie

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