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. 2018 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program
    by mefifome Dec 22, '17
    136
    nessa14
  2. Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford RN Residency Program 2018
    by outsidegirl Dec 30, '17
    103
    jjuan
  3. Seattle Children's New Grad RN Residency - October 2018 cohort
    by RNOC17 Jul 10
    6
    nurse98726
  4. BSWH Residency Fall 2018
    by CEMMDRN Jun 14
    38
    DFWBSN
  5. LVN need2vent: patient complaint & unfair assignments
    by liznrs30 Jul 19
    1
    dianah
  6. SHARP new grad Fall 2018
    by 2018newgrad Jun 18
    45
    joeblack951
  7. Scripps New Grad Residency October 2018
    by SerbGrad,BSN,RN Jul 5
    28
    calinur
  8. Northwell Health 2018 Fellowship
    by aaj004 Feb 13
    125
  9. Johns Hopkins Hospital Nurse Residency Program 2018
    by NurseKO93 Feb 19
    43
    tiff_RN18
  10. USC RN Residency Program for Sept. 2018
    by BlueHearts53 Jun 6
    2
    BlueHearts53
  11. Why were you denied HRSA loan repayment? (Nurse Corps, etc)
    by katprit80 Jul 12
    2
    katprit80
  12. UCSD New Grad RN Program
    by jstar90 Jul 16
    1
    NRSKarenRN
  13. Don't like nursing at all, what can I do with my BSN?
    by lostrnugh Nov 2, '15
    128
  14. Waiting for Illinois RN license!!
    by MurseCode Jul 6
    2
    bme_rn
  15. VA Palo Alto New Grad Oct. 2018
    by LvLI-ICU28 Jul 17
  16. UCSD april/may 2018 new grad RN
    by jentwirl Mar 28
    31
    nasafo
  17. Sharp New Grad Residency 2018
    by NurseNat17 Oct 20, '17
    194
    MurseEmjay
  18. Peds New Grad
    by Gracieboo Jul 16
    2
    TruvyNurse
  19. I am a new grad
    by Waterunderbridge Jul 16
    1
    Davey Do
  20. New grad nurse med surg
    by Caramellatte Jul 12
    5
    Newgradnurse17
  21. Sharp New Grad Residency Program Spring/Summer 2018
    by BoBayla Jan 15
    133
    MurseEmjay
  22. Vanderbilt NRP Fall 2018
    by alliec928 Jun 26
    9
    snp29
  23. El Camino New Grad 2018
    by chocolatebuns Oct 15, '17
    26
    Haarlem
  24. got fired/terminated
    by YesYesRN Jul 31, '16
    92
    Gem13
  25. problems.....at work
    23
    TriciaJ
  26. Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital Residency
    by dgutte1 May 26
    1
    Mellybobelly
  27. New Job Already?
    by NoodleRN Jul 11
    3
    caliotter3
  28. UCSF New Graduate RN Residency Program 2018
    by outsidegirl Dec 30, '17
    104
    BelaCosta
  29. Fountain Valley Hospital Residency
    by misscurls Jan 4
    28
    nursee92
  30. New nurse here, tips?

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