Does anyone know?

  1. If it's a law in NY that an RN needs a year of med/surg experience before working in an ER/ED? I've searched the subject and seen the question asked before but no solid answers....
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  3. by   GOMER42
    I doubt it
  4. by   noni06
    nope, my friend got a job in the ER at a hospital in brooklyn right after graduation.
  5. by   ohmeowzer RN
    no.. no such animal... i think it is recommended, but i know lots of new grads in the ER
  6. by   nessajune21
    I don't believe it is a law, but I've seen stranger laws...
    http://www.dumblaws.com/laws/united-states/new-york
  7. by   NightNurseRN
    I doubt its a law. It may be a requirement at some hospitals
  8. by   rnffemtguy
    Thanks everybody, I kinda figured I'm being fed a line of B.S., now I know....

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