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. Houston Methodist Residency Fall 2018
    by Nurseforlyfe Jul 2
    34
    JMO24
  2. 2018 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program
    by mefifome Dec 22, '17
    181
    meep05
  3. Cedars-Sinai October 2018 Residency
    by beaRdowN2k18 Aug 16
    1
    beaRdowN2k18
  4. Where to work first year after licensure, when moving in a year?
    by LOTREowyn Aug 19
    1
    Sour Lemon
  5. Fountain Valley Hospital Residency
    by misscurls Jan 4
    30
    meganmixer
  6. California Providence Health TIP Program - Sept 2018
    Poll by nursecode May 25
    29
    davis8403
  7. BSWH Residency Fall 2018
    by CEMMDRN Jun 14
    80
    GigEm14
  8. SHARP new grad Fall 2018
    by 2018newgrad Jun 18
    73
    2018newgrad
  9. Pay for a new grad nurse working LTC?
    1
    Lemon Bars
  10. Feeling hopeless and depressed
    by chocolatebuns Jan 6
    2
    beaRdowN2k18
  11. Rady Children's New Grad RN Residency Fall 2018
    by SD_PedsRN_2018 Aug 12
    8
    beaRdowN2k18
  12. Quit while on orientation
    by Throwaway11 Aug 1
    36
    Throwaway11
  13. Scripps New Grad Residency October 2018
    by SerbGrad,BSN,RN Jul 5
    148
    rand14
  14. Sharp New Grad Residency 2018
    by NurseNat17 Oct 20, '17
    195
    acherney
  15. CNAs sleeping on the job... What can I do as a new nurse?
    by jessica0rae May 19
    49
    NurseBlaq
  16. UNC Nurse Residency / New Grad Summer 2018
    by jdeshle1 Feb 18
    10
    emily34812
  17. New grad sinking fast
    by Sheika34 Jul 31
    47
    Ashley_SF
  18. Benefits of a BSN?
    by Sheika34 Aug 7
    11
    Ashley_SF
  19. Northridge Hospital New Grad Sept 2018
    by NurseMadsWint Jul 25
    8
    joeaa
  20. Advice when applying for jobs
    by AxelNewRN86 Aug 11
    1
    Pixie.RN
  21. Parkland Dallas, TX Nurse Residency Spring 2018
    by Renzo13 Aug 11, '17
    188
    lauraa99
  22. Kaiser Permanente Panorama City new grad program September 2018
    by newgrad2580 Jul 2
    23
    nursecode
  23. TPN help
    Moved by C-anne123 Aug 10
  24. New to ICU
    by Nurse Malone Aug 11
  25. New grad in need of some more advice
    Moved by Sheika34 Aug 10
  26. New Grad Feeling Insecure
    by BearLuna Aug 1
    4
    newnurse Fresno
  27. Johns Hopkins Hospital Nurse Residency Program 2018
    by NurseKO93 Feb 19
    47
    alinaav
  28. StaRN program LV,NV
    by JujuG Aug 1
    1
    traumaRUs
  29. States w/ lots of acute care new grad openings?
    by ripsky4501 Aug 2
    6
    adventure_rn
  30. Northridge Hospital New Grad RN Residency 2018
    by Cali0102 Mar 13
    5
    pithuco7

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