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. Accepted RN job offer but have interview with Dream Job
    by Vbutterfly2 Jun 21
    1
    Sour Lemon
  2. Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford RN Residency Program 2018
    by outsidegirl Dec 30, '17
    86
    jaqrose
  3. BSWH Residency Fall 2018
    by CEMMDRN Jun 14
    16
    Montse
  4. Palomar New Grad RN fall 2018
    by jentwirl May 22
    23
    upt0wntruths
  5. 2018 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program
    by mefifome Dec 22, '17
    99
    tiff3058
  6. Accepted a job offer, now offered the job of my dreams! Can I back out of the first job?
    by Jasminarely Jan 27, '16
    8
    Vbutterfly2
  7. Northwell Health 2018 Fellowship
    by aaj004 Feb 13
    122
    sicu604
  8. UCSF New Graduate RN Residency Program 2018
    by outsidegirl Dec 30, '17
    69
    BelaCosta
  9. CHOC RN Residency August 2018
    by BlueHearts53 May 16
    167
    nursing-friend
  10. Lucile Packard RN Residency September 2017
    by chocolatebuns Jul 18, '17
    183
    nurse_dianne
  11. California Providence Health TIP Program - Sept 2018
    Poll by nursecode May 25
    15
    nursecode
  12. Give LTC a chance, or get out now?
    by mc-escher Jun 13
    19
    jeannaj2012
  13. UC San Diego Health New Grad January 2018
    by blairboghos Dec 4, '17
    31
    harakeli
  14. UCSF RN Residency Oct 2018
    by baearea Apr 12
    10
    ivpiazza
  15. SHARP new grad Fall 2018
    by 2018newgrad Jun 18
    2
    2018newgrad
  16. Tristar Nurse Residency Summer 2018
    by HB96 Feb 23
    88
    NurStu2018
  17. new nurse advice.  screwed up?
    by introuble7 Jun 12
    41
    BurnedoutICURN
  18. Advice to the new grad
    by hppygr8ful Jun 14
    5
    llg
  19. Kaiser Permanente New Grad Group Interview
    by nursecode Jun 18
  20. Better opportunity?
    by Rkapfen Jun 12
    8
    Mavrick
  21. Please Help! I need career advice ASAP
    by OmgNurse11 Jun 9
    9
    kbrn2002
  22. StaRN internship program?
    by vettechgrl Feb 11, '16
    10
    yeyi1922
  23. Where are newer nurses still having difficulty finding a job?
    by klone May 22
    9
    Serhilda
  24. Palomar New Grad Aug/2018
    by SerbGrad,BSN,RN May 29
    8
    shuTTer99
  25. Wake Forest Baptist New Grad
    by cvf5206 Mar 15
    1
    cwreams75
  26. First RN job- LTC or Home Health?
    by loganno31 Jun 13
    4
    Libby1987
  27. Duke New Grad Nurse Residency Summer 2018
    by DurhamBound Dec 20, '17
    98
    savyj96
  28. Off Orientation Soon, Stressed Out
    by RNkarlaaaa Jun 13
  29. UCSD april/may 2018 new grad RN
    by jentwirl Mar 28
    27
    briswanson10
  30. Kaiser Permanente New Grad
    by nursecode Jun 6
    1
    nursecode

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