Why pass NCLEX® the first time? When student don’t pass NCLEX® the first time, there are many losses and risks that are involved. Students should be careful to develop habits during nursing school that allow them to be well-prepared for taking NCLEX® as soon as possible. Don’t wait to take NCLEX®. Take it right away and make sure you are practicing your quizzing/test-taking skills daily until you take the NCLEX®. Taking a vacation or working extra hours between graduation and taking NCLEX® can put you at risk of failure.
In this NCLEX® Nugget, Dr. Bristol helps you unpack the "So what?" of passing NCLEX® the first time.