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. Scripps New Grad Residency October 2018
    by SerbGrad,BSN,RN Jul 5
    145
    beaRdowN2k18
  2. 2018 Nurse Corps Loan Repayment Program
    by mefifome Dec 22, '17
    172
    RN4KU
  3. CNAs sleeping on the job... What can I do as a new nurse?
    by jessica0rae May 19
    49
    NurseBlaq
  4. UNC Nurse Residency / New Grad Summer 2018
    by jdeshle1 Feb 18
    10
    emily34812
  5. Rady Children's New Grad RN Residency Fall 2018
    by SD_PedsRN_2018 Aug 12
    3
    SD_PedsRN_2018
  6. Houston Methodist Residency Fall 2018
    by Nurseforlyfe Jul 2
    29
    ElenaP14
  7. SHARP new grad Fall 2018
    by 2018newgrad Jun 18
    66
    Nursewin
  8. New grad sinking fast
    by Sheika34 Jul 31
    47
    Ashley_SF
  9. Benefits of a BSN?
    by Sheika34 Aug 7
    11
    Ashley_SF
  10. Northridge Hospital New Grad Sept 2018
    by NurseMadsWint Jul 25
    8
    joeaa
  11. Advice when applying for jobs
    by AxelNewRN86 Aug 11
    1
    Pixie.RN
  12. Parkland Dallas, TX Nurse Residency Spring 2018
    by Renzo13 Aug 11, '17
    188
    lauraa99
  13. Kaiser Permanente Panorama City new grad program September 2018
    by newgrad2580 Jul 2
    23
    nursecode
  14. BSWH Residency Fall 2018
    by CEMMDRN Jun 14
    75
    mommarnbsn
  15. TPN help
    Moved by C-anne123 Aug 10
  16. New to ICU
    by Nurse Malone Aug 11
  17. New grad in need of some more advice
    Moved by Sheika34 Aug 10
  18. New Grad Feeling Insecure
    by BearLuna Aug 1
    4
    newnurse Fresno
  19. Johns Hopkins Hospital Nurse Residency Program 2018
    by NurseKO93 Feb 19
    47
    alinaav
  20. Quit while on orientation
    by Throwaway11 Aug 1
    35
    Throwaway11
  21. StaRN program LV,NV
    by JujuG Aug 1
    1
    traumaRUs
  22. States w/ lots of acute care new grad openings?
    by ripsky4501 Aug 2
    6
    adventure_rn
  23. Northridge Hospital New Grad RN Residency 2018
    by Cali0102 Mar 13
    5
    pithuco7
  24. Duke New Grad Nurse Residency Summer 2018
    by DurhamBound Dec 20, '17
    103
    tjaw
  25. Swedish RN Residency--Nov 2018
    by motiger Aug 6
  26. Successful Orientees Vs Unsuccessful Orientees
    by purplegal Feb 19, '16
    53
    Sheika34
  27. Cook Children's RN Residency July 2018
    by Ashleykae Feb 19
    34
    nsyoung1
  28. Is it hard finding a job after graduating?
    by MGK2018 Aug 1
    9
    tonyl1234
  29. job offer but not until December
    by direw0lf Aug 1
    15
    kbrn2002
  30. Absolutely terrified
    by OnTheWay_ Jul 3
    4
    OnTheWay_

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