Retired Nurses / Inactive Nurses

What happens when you retire or decide to no longer work as a nurse? Retired Nurses / Inactive Nurses is the place for you! Here is your forum where you can discuss your issues such as how to keep your license current, what to do with yourself now that you are retired, and how to re-enter the workforce.

  1. Changing to a non-nursing career?
    by dakotadenise Sep 5, '11
    146
    Kathy H
  2. Just Curious... Retirement
    by VivaLasViejas May 18, '16
    19
    Rntr
  3. returning to school/work after 2 years and looking for help refreshing my knowledge
    by jhaukenberry Mar 14
  4. My RN license have been expired since 2010
    by Margeb1 Feb 23
    3
    Tippyrn
  5. Will I find a job?
    by Ashley.edwards26 Jan 24
    6
    NurseLife88
  6. Keeping License Active?
    by VivaLasViejas Oct 5, '14
    27
    Esme12
  7. Possibly entering the work force after 9 years?
    by dsardone Jan 13
    10
    Happy Granny
  8. RN Refresher or Exam Prep Course
    by julieanne1980 Nov 7, '16
    7
    USAnurse85
  9. Help! Failed NCLEX five times, out of school for 9 years
    by cpmom May 16, '10
    78
    applesxoranges
  10. work from home?
    by asher511 Dec 12, '16
    2
  11. CT. nurses planning R.N. refresher?
    by oldnursewithnewtrick Nov 30, '16
    3
  12. FREE TUITION 60yo, RN toBSN?Where
    by johnnoes Jan 27, '16
    8
    CraigB-RN
  13. Do you need to maintain your malpractice insurance after your license is inactive?
    by Starwarsstars Sep 15, '16
    5
    beckster
  14. Who/what am I? Wordy, sorry.
    by dthfytr Jun 16, '15
    4
    WestCoastSunRN
  15. New Mom and New Nurse!
    by hillarythenerd May 14, '16
    2
    Kalohen89
  16. For those of you with HAND arthritis
    by nervousnurse Oct 26, '16
    2
    poppycat
  17. Anybody you know leave the field of nursing?
    by Infofreak411 Sep 3, '15
    20
    Faceinthecrowd
  18. Have you planned what your 'peri-Retirement' job will be?
    by zayrhia Sep 28, '16
    5
    Wheaties
  19. They should be force to retire
    by apnurserock Jul 30, '14
    47
    Mommavik
  20. new mexico license expired last 2011...is it possibles to re activate it now?
    by joyamihan Jul 3, '16
    3
    jobysuja
  21. Endorsement of inactive RN license to Texas
    by compiler Aug 28, '16
    1
    JustBeachyNurse
  22. Did you graduate in the 1960's?
    by icurn65 Mar 18, '16
    6
    Time2sew
  23. The Unemployed RN
    by diamondeye Nov 2, '11
    56
    sarajasmine3
  24. Retirement benefits, lack of
    by yakimandu Feb 19, '16
    7
    Mommavik
  25. Am I Crazy? Contract Nursing After 2 years Inactive.
    by meaganF May 26, '16
  26. Refresher course without clinical hours...is it worth it?!
    by Elizabeth1 Feb 8, '11
    22
    Nscorpiored
  27. retired nurseing jobs
    by gnor Mar 28, '16
    2
    gnor
  28. RN BSN former CDMS wants to return to case management
    by Deanayarnish Feb 25, '16
    1
    beckster
  29. Out of school and licensed since 2 009
    by Lechuza Jan 23, '16
    6
    Lechuza
  30. Graduated 2years ago but never worked as a RN.
    by Tesfanurse Sep 1, '14
    11
    krisr101

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