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10 Favorite Nursing Jokes

After an intense shift we could all use a bit of comic relief. Here are 10 witty nursing jokes that will surely have you yucking it up with your nurse team.

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4 reasons you can’t get into nursing school

If rejection letters are rolling in, don’t despair. Here are some of the reasons this might be happening—and what you can do about it.

Nurses Need Happy Places, Too

Nurses Need Happy Places, Too

Whether it’s under the covers tucked-in, or on the hot sand in the Bahamas with a Mai Tai, every nurse has their own idea of what their happy place is. When we turned to our awesome Funny Nurses community to see […]

You Won’t Believe Some of the Things Nurses Do…

You Won’t Believe Some of the Things Nurses Do…

Part four to “You Know You’re a Nurse When…” article. We asked our Funny Nurses family to fill in the blank after “You know you’re a NURSE when…” (above photo) and we got some pretty great responses! We think you’ll relate – see below:   You […]

13 Things That Only A Nurse Would Do

13 Things That Only A Nurse Would Do

Part three to “You Know You’re a Nurse When…” article. ___ They say a picture is worth a thousand words, so during Nurses Week 2016, we asked our Funny Nurses family to fill in the blank after “You know you’re a NURSE when…” (above) and […]

Patients Can Say The Darnedest Things

Patients Can Say The Darnedest Things

As nurses, we get to work with and care for patients everyday. Some days we hear some VERY interesting things come out of their mouths! With some help from our fantastic Facebook community, we’ve compiled some anecdotes that are sure to […]

When Nurses Become Patients

When Nurses Become Patients

We asked our amazing Facebook community why it is that we keep hearing the phrase “Nurses make the worst patients,” and we received a lot of feedback! If you are as curious as we were, keep reading and see what some of our fellow […]

Nursing stats you’ve never heard of — until now!

Nursing stats you’ve never heard of — until now!

We were surprised and shocked by some of these interesting statistics and we’re left believing even more strongly than ever before about the importance of honoring and protecting nurses.

Would you wear animal print scrubs?

Would you wear animal print scrubs?

How open-minded is your place of work? And are you the kind of nurse who is ready to make a statement?!?!

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Our top five unisex nursing shoes

We had three criteria: Long-term comfort, conforming to hospital dress codes, and of course, looking good!

Quiz: Discover the best region for your next nursing job

Quiz: Discover the best region for your next nursing job

Take the quiz to find out the region of the country that best fits your style – both in and out of the hospital!

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‘You might be a nurse if…’

Whether you think she should have her license revoked or you’ve been doing a little dance around your TiVo, you’ll agree that this bitingly witty and sarcastic list could have been written by Nurse Jackie herself!

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5 more gorgeous hospital cafeterias

When most of us think of hospital food, we think more along the lines of green goop than 3-star Michelin restaurants. But these days, more and more hospitals are working to challenge our preconceived notions. Check out these 5 examples!

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Love and work – the dish about dating coworkers

An “office romance” in nursing can present a serious set of challenges in an already challenging environment. Here are some tips should you decide to dive in.

Nurse Confessions! Part II

Nurse Confessions! Part II

Some are wild. Some are heartbreaking. Click through, vote, and see how many nurses share your experiences!