First Year After Nursing Licensure - page 344

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. When does it get easier?
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    by Pachinko Jan 2, '07
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    amy0123
  2. New grad: what are my options other than Med/Surg?
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    by secondfiddle Dec 22, '06
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    NYCRN16
  3. New nurse scared to talk to doctors!!
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    by cparrish Sep 4, '05
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    MARIAN202
  4. Can they switch your unit after hire date?
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    by Medic2RN Jan 4, '07
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    incublissRN
  5. Very Upset about THIS!! (Vent)
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    by cretia5080 Jan 5, '07
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    Daytonite
  6. Old exams/ class notes for review
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    by RNStudentJJC Jan 1, '07
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    caliotter3
  7. My Experience...
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    by nurseyNJNYC Dec 30, '06
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    Indy
  8. .. First Night Floating... First Med Error
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    by Dempather Dec 19, '06
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    RYNOBLASTER30
  9. went to school in another state
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    by dee387 Jan 4, '07
  10. M/S 1st year--don't know if I can do this...........
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    by EDGRADNURSE Sep 2, '06
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    jrowmom
  11. First day as an LVN is tomorrow! Nervous/excited.....
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    by pink2blue1 Dec 30, '06
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    LanaBanana
  12. Flip Flop
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    by maryloufu Dec 31, '06
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    maryloufu
  13. Trouble reading/decipering orders & meds
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    by JoAnna McNurse Nov 18, '06
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    jimthorp
  14. Survived my first shift as an LVN!
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    by pink2blue1 Jan 1, '07
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    Tweety
  15. stupid question
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    by Babygirl13 Dec 19, '06
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    nursekatie22
  16. How long is your orientation??
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    by healer27 Oct 26, '06
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  17. How long does it take to get your IP?
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    by Jme2007 Dec 30, '06
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    Jme2007
  18. Has anyone felt like this soon after being off orientation?
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    by hica19 Dec 12, '06
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    AliRae
  19. New and looking for support
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    by nysnurse Dec 30, '06
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    Tweety
  20. NCLEX and GRE HELP ME!!!!!
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    by purpose driven Dec 29, '06
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    smile123
  21. Is this a med error?
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    by nessa77 Dec 24, '06
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    AdelaideChic
  22. Passed NCLEX.....now transitioning from student to NURSE...
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    by pink2blue1 Dec 26, '06
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    Imafloat
  23. Starting First Job..a few Qs?
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    by stuRN6 Dec 27, '06
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    Cardiac-RN
  24. GN Pay
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    by LilyFutureCRNA Dec 19, '06
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    LilyFutureCRNA
  25. Just want to vent - first code two days off orientation...merry christmas
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    by steu Dec 26, '06
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    steu
  26. to buy a new drug book or not??
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    by tx2007 Dec 23, '06
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    tx2007
  27. Tell my your worst experience in medicine administration.
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    by 20RN06 Dec 23, '06
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    Imafloat
  28. New grad - hanging blood
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    by jennykaye Dec 20, '06
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    PANurseRN1
  29. Having hard time finding job in southeast texas
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    by m070298 Dec 22, '06
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    S.T.A.C.E.Y
  30. Do potential employers review refrences before making hiring plans?
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    by Bala Shark Oct 23, '06
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    Daytonite

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