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. El Camino New Grad 2018
    by chocolatebuns Oct 15
    1
    wrl3828
  2. 2017 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program
    by emmiecb Dec 6, '16
    748
    erisa048
  3. St. Peter's University Hospital Internship
    by Abrillant12 Oct 12, '14
    76
    helpers56
  4. California Providence TIP Program February 2018
    by esipbisn Sep 7
    20
    alr09
  5. Recently licensed RN not working
    by baumgardner229 Apr 20
    22
    baumgardner229
  6. Nursing Home: Tips on how to be faster in med pass?
    by itsdebraanne Jun 14, '13
    24
    baumgardner229
  7. Scripps New Grad Residency Jan/March 2018
    by NurseNat17 Sep 18
    201
    kat89
  8. Texas to California License
    by meganm1996 Oct 13
    4
    RebellescumRN
  9. Harris Health GN Program 2017
    by 1217RN Mar 27
    30
    Mojo jojo500
  10. UNC Rex 2017 New Graduate Nurse Residency Program
    by nicole1995 Jan 10
    30
    teedlepeep
  11. New RN looking to quit floor nursing?!
    by NewGradStruggles Oct 11
    2
    krfish1
  12. UNC Chapel Hill 2017 New Grad Program
    by Nurse0322 Sep 29
    8
    Nurse0322
  13. UCLA New Grad Residency Winter 2018
    by kmichellex Sep 9
    42
    NabaroKairu
  14. Vanderbilt 2018 Nurse Residency Program/Perioperative Internship
    by adw0033 Jun 25
    7
    memorylane
  15. Providence TIP Program 2017
    by arliniee Feb 25
    29
    bikebro
  16. RN New Grad Residency Completion Rate
    by HiFive Sep 23
    2
    babeinboots
  17. Unknown Delay in Pre-employment Drug Screen Results
    by acl4591 Sep 25
    2
    babeinboots
  18. Breathe in, breathe out
    by chris21sn Sep 25
    1
    icuCCRNurse
  19. Hitting the Salary Ceiling 1 year in....
    by Leno182 Oct 5
    5
    Leno182
  20. 1st year anxiety
    by KMRN17 Sep 26
    4
    BlueShoes12
  21. Student Loan Consultants?
    by RNrhythm Oct 9
  22. I don't think they trust me at work
    by Lame Sep 30
    9
    Medic/Nurse
  23. Scripps new grad program 2018
    by fpmsa14 Sep 1
    18
    fpmsa14
  24. Failure in Med surg
    Poll by Joy4RN Sep 14
    21
    kbrn2002
  25. Chest pain r/t work?
    by Lane1908 Oct 3
    2
  26. How to explain reason for being terminated
    by sunsmilles55 Sep 28
    5
    Seshat
  27. List of California hospitals that offer new grad programs
    by Katya944 Jul 18
    6
    NurseNHowell
  28. Duke RN Residency 2016
    by GolferBSN Nov 6, '15
    69
    Nurse0322
  29. Starting as a new nurse in 2 months - how should I prepare?
    by nurse528 Sep 30
  30. How is everyone's first year going?
    by Purple_roses Jun 11
    22
    Bubbly26

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