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
    113
    NurseKAY2017
  2. 2017 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program
    by emmiecb Dec 6, '16
    454
    babeebeanie
  3. Rady Children's October 2017
    by nursecaity Jul 20
    62
    onajourney
  4. St. Peter's University Hospital Internship
    by Abrillant12 Oct 12, '14
    72
    lfranny
  5. New Grad & Scheduling Difficulties
    by 02468 Aug 20
    15
    DolceVita
  6. New grad suffering on CTICU requesting to transfer out...updating resume? Please help
    by newbieICUnurse Aug 22
  7. Why no one is hiring me? :(
    by littleangel28 Aug 2
    3
    littleangel28
  8. 1Rst LVN Job
    by Malenurse925 Aug 18
  9. Providence Portland, OR NEW GRAD Residency 2017
    by pogues60 Dec 24, '16
    12
    ktmRN22
  10. If you left floor nursing...
    by shonniemichelle Aug 7
    1
    Redhead,RN
  11. Methodist Willowbrook Nurse Residency October 2017
    by HolisticSN Aug 2
    3
    HolisticSN
  12. New Graduate Blues
    by BSN_to_ICU Aug 11
    6
    chacha82
  13. NG Feels Taken Advantage of in Clinic. Wants to be School Nurse
    by SnowDark38 Jul 26
    4
    shibaowner
  14. Jackson Memorial Hospital Nursing residency program
    by 2016New Jan 2, '16
    31
    Sea.
  15. Harris Health Residency October 2017
    by HolisticSN Aug 2
    2
    HolisticSN
  16. Vanderbilt 2018 Nurse Residency Program/Perioperative Internship
    by adw0033 Jun 25
    6
    adw0033
  17. Vanderbilt Nurse Residency Program Summer 2017
    by shanneliz12 Jul 14, '16
    323
    ALM315
  18. nutrition
    Poll by Aminata kamara Aug 9
  19. Finding clinical sites for FNP or WHNP
    by SMY17 Jul 23
    3
    SMY17
  20. How is everyone's first year going?
    by Purple_roses Jun 11
    20
    MSUOUgirl
  21. New grad
    by Sd131990 Aug 6
    2
    pmabraham
  22. First day of unit orientation
    by bluehealer Aug 5
    1
    Rose_Queen
  23. Why is it so slow to get hired as a new nurse?
    by storxusmc Jul 31
    2
    Nurse Beth
  24. New Grad Leaving Nursing!
    by harumi22 Jul 22
    8
  25. Hang in there new Grads and New Nurses it does get better..I PROMISE
    Article by Morettia2 Nov 22, '08
    90
    KTJ0408
  26. New grads & CNA experience
    by lalopop86 Jul 12, '12
    15
    chris21sn
  27. New Grad First Job- the other side
    by joseyjo Jul 25
    2
    Redhead,RN
  28. Planning to quit
    by rainyflowers Jul 23
    4
    Redhead,RN
  29. Graduate Nurse Residency Program Fall 2017
    by sdzermeno Jul 27
    1
    Pixie.RN
  30. List of California hospitals that offer new grad programs
    by Katya944 Jul 18
    5

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