The narratives indicate that the newly educated nurses had a strong feeling of being unprepared and being cast out into a different reality. This implies a need for new work place introductory programs (Morrow, 2009). From the evidence presented, an organized transition program to the graduate nurse role seemed to be missing.
Being Unprepared Because you have been sick, out of town, busy at work or working on other homework, you didn't have as much time to study for an important test as you needed. Everyone going to school has been in this situation. Think of a specific test that you took that you felt unprepared for and narrate the events. Tell your readers.