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. CHOC RN Residency June 2017
    by krazy2xtreme Mar 5
    5
    Peds_new_grad
  2. Overwhelmed
    by finneyd31 Apr 25
  3. Taking a break after nursing school?
    by ciarageonanga Apr 22
    2
    Guy in Babyland
  4. Float pool as a new grad?
    by jessmurph May 21, '14
    9
    OR-RN2011
  5. CHLA September 2017
    by mamanurse426 Mar 28
    43
    nursebun
  6. TriStar Nurse Residency Program
    by shanneliz123 Mar 27
    67
    staylor09
  7. 2017 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program
    by emmiecb Dec 6, '16
    87
    dxb53
  8. UCSF Nurse Residency 10/2017
    by nmarley Apr 16
    10
    Peds_new_grad
  9. Irritable
    by Cricketta Apr 9
    4
    lorenzo895
  10. SHARP New Grad RN 2017
    by doglover444 Oct 24, '16
    46
    blahaie2013
  11. Texas Health July 2017 Residency
    by txp6081 Jan 16
    281
    May17RN
  12. First job for second career nurse planning on starting a family
    by Cate1987 Apr 22
  13. Vanderbilt Nurse Residency Program Summer 2017
    by shanneliz12 Jul 14, '16
    318
    shanneliz123
  14. When to start applying (1 yr experience)?
    by heyjewels Apr 20
  15. Scenario Topics Interview
    by jt47382 Apr 20
    1
    Ruby Vee
  16. UCLA New Grad Summer 2014
    by sarahruby Mar 31, '14
    489
    akakelsy
  17. Kaiser Externship
    by le_petite_nurse Apr 5
    3
    Lilytheyorkie
  18. Hospital for Special Surgery Nurse Residency Program
    by nmarley Apr 16
    1
    nmarley
  19. New Grad ICU Residency w/o ICU capstone?
    by baleen Apr 17
    6
    contramanda
  20. Who's Hiring New RNs in Texas?
    by WinnieR27 Apr 4
    1
    not.done.yet
  21. UCSF New Grad Program 10/2016
    by PinkRose34 Jul 9, '16
    65
    tfl2016
  22. Harris Health GN Program 2017
    by 1217RN Mar 27
    26
    BigA14
  23. I Love My First Job
    by PennNurse Mar 17
    15
    pmabraham
  24. Are doctor offices likely to hire new grad RNs?
    by emptyboxcars Jan 30, '12
    43
    lebelesprit_
  25. Northridge Dignity Health RN new grad September 2017
    by Dolce1993rn Apr 5
    4
    Dolce1993rn
  26. St Thomas New Grad Program
    by Camo-angel Feb 19, '15
    27
    rn_to_be07
  27. JPS Nurse Residency Program July 2017
    1
  28. New grad in a new state
    by lel08 Mar 6
    4
    lel08
  29. Palmetto Richland New Nurse Residency
    by Adrienne.Russell Feb 22
    15
    lel08
  30. Nicardipine via direct IV
    by papoy Mar 20
    6
    cocoa_puff

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