First Year After Nursing Licensure - page 8

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. **POLL** New 1st Year RN Salary
    by Bell13 Mar 1, '14
    307
    johsonmichelle
  2. My job is melting my brain.
    by chwcbesteph Sep 9, '16
    1
    ClaraRedheart
  3. Time management, prioritization and delegation Tips
    by vintagemother Sep 9, '16
  4. preceptor problems?
    by peachypurple Aug 31, '16
    3
    Buyer beware
  5. Left Nursing After 3 Months and Couldn't Be Happier!
    by sweetgeorgia Dec 19, '12
    100
    CherylGTG
  6. Jealous of my residency
    by Sinkorswim Aug 16, '16
    18
    Proverbs16:24
  7. New grad, do not feel challenged at all. Help?
    by RNinCali15 Aug 25, '16
    94
    ProfRN4
  8. 2 year contract question
    by NewOrthoNurse Aug 30, '16
    1
    elkpark
  9. Is LTC a good option if I can't find a job?
    by 07courtney1993 Jul 2, '16
    13
    AvaRose
  10. StaRN payback
    by JLPRN15 Aug 21, '16
    4
    NurseGee2016
  11. Genesis Healthcare Nurse Residency Program
    by Bariq Apr 24, '10
    22
    kmend11
  12. Should I wait?
    by Vmdenn8524 Aug 22, '16
    3
    Vmdenn8524
  13. Feeling like I'll never be a good nurse...is there any hope for me?
    by nurseazy Aug 14, '16
    4
    nurseazy
  14. I'm a new nurse and I feel like quitting :'(
    by NurseGee2016 Aug 19, '16
    24
    tallnurseguy
  15. Med Surg vs. Outpatient Surgery??
    by passthedonuts Aug 15, '16
    2
    HeySis
  16. Wound Care- Good choice for a new nurse?
    by SarahisanRN Aug 13, '16
    4
    Ruby Vee
  17. From med surg to labor and delivery career advice
    by KMHCO04 Aug 17, '16
    11
    Shanua
  18. got fired/terminated
    by YesYesRN Jul 31, '16
    91
    BeenThere2012
  19. Dumb ? from a new nurse.  What does "floating pool" mean?
    by Irock Oct 17, '10
    13
    ecapuyan
  20. New nurses - what is it like to be a new nurse?
    by Sallyturcios Aug 8, '16
    2
    DTWriter
  21. Resigning for another job.  Advice please.
    by nccna Aug 4, '16
    5
    llg
  22. 50 Things New Nurses Need to Know About Calling Doctors and Other Providers
    Article by Lynda Lampert, RN Apr 7, '15
    43
    BostonFNP
  23. Pre-employment personality test
    by jy17 Aug 8, '16
    1
    HouTx
  24. New grad RN and mad at myself
    by poopylala Aug 2, '16
    4
    Ruby Vee
  25. Is this job for me?!
    by smash222 Jul 31, '16
    2
    NurseMichellee
  26. Am I supposed to hate my first nursing job??
    by StevietheRN May 30, '16
    51
    BeenThere2012
  27. StaRN September 2016, Florida westcoast cohort
    by Janna K. Aug 4, '16
  28. Career Advice for a New Grad
    by burk0282 Jul 27, '16
    12
    burk0282
  29. Old nurses eating young
    by YesYesRN Jul 26, '16
    3
    sevensonnets
  30. First nurse job 1.5hour commute
    by Gri4585 Jul 7, '16
    36
    Ruby Vee

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