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. Absolutely terrified
    by OnTheWay_ Jul 3
    1
    NICUorbust
  2. BSWH Residency Fall 2018
    by CEMMDRN Jun 14
    39
    Montse
  3. Scripps New Grad Residency October 2018
    by SerbGrad,BSN,RN Jul 5
    32
  4. SHARP new grad Fall 2018
    by 2018newgrad Jun 18
    46
    ALL123
  5. BSWH Residency Summer 2018
    by tina102 Feb 1
    194
    Alye
  6. 2018 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program
    by mefifome Dec 22, '17
    136
    nessa14
  7. Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford RN Residency Program 2018
    by outsidegirl Dec 30, '17
    103
    jjuan
  8. Seattle Children's New Grad RN Residency - October 2018 cohort
    by RNOC17 Jul 10
    6
    nurse98726
  9. LVN need2vent: patient complaint & unfair assignments
    by liznrs30 Jul 19
    1
    dianah
  10. Northwell Health 2018 Fellowship
    by aaj004 Feb 13
    125
  11. Johns Hopkins Hospital Nurse Residency Program 2018
    by NurseKO93 Feb 19
    43
    tiff_RN18
  12. USC RN Residency Program for Sept. 2018
    by BlueHearts53 Jun 6
    2
    BlueHearts53
  13. Why were you denied HRSA loan repayment? (Nurse Corps, etc)
    by katprit80 Jul 12
    2
    katprit80
  14. UCSD New Grad RN Program
    by jstar90 Jul 16
    1
    NRSKarenRN
  15. Don't like nursing at all, what can I do with my BSN?
    by lostrnugh Nov 2, '15
    128
  16. Waiting for Illinois RN license!!
    by MurseCode Jul 6
    2
    bme_rn
  17. VA Palo Alto New Grad Oct. 2018
    by LvLI-ICU28 Jul 17
  18. UCSD april/may 2018 new grad RN
    by jentwirl Mar 28
    31
    nasafo
  19. Sharp New Grad Residency 2018
    by NurseNat17 Oct 20, '17
    194
    MurseEmjay
  20. Peds New Grad
    by Gracieboo Jul 16
    2
    TruvyNurse
  21. I am a new grad
    by Waterunderbridge Jul 16
    1
    Davey Do
  22. New grad nurse med surg
    by Caramellatte Jul 12
    5
    Newgradnurse17
  23. Sharp New Grad Residency Program Spring/Summer 2018
    by BoBayla Jan 15
    133
    MurseEmjay
  24. Vanderbilt NRP Fall 2018
    by alliec928 Jun 26
    9
    snp29
  25. El Camino New Grad 2018
    by chocolatebuns Oct 15, '17
    26
    Haarlem
  26. got fired/terminated
    by YesYesRN Jul 31, '16
    92
    Gem13
  27. problems.....at work
    23
    TriciaJ
  28. Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital Residency
    by dgutte1 May 26
    1
    Mellybobelly
  29. New Job Already?
    by NoodleRN Jul 11
    3
    caliotter3
  30. UCSF New Graduate RN Residency Program 2018
    by outsidegirl Dec 30, '17
    104
    BelaCosta

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