About JournalofNursingJocularity

The Journal of Nursing Jocularity’s quarterly publication for nurses (Spring 1991 - Spring 1998) was written, edited, illustrated and published by nurses and health professionals. Filled with satire, true stories, cartoons, and all around funny stuff related to nursing and health care – it established its place in nursing history as the only humor magazine for nurses. You can now find the JNJ online at

Top 10 phrases that nurses say most

Top 10 phrases that nurses say most

“Sorry, your insurance doesn’t cover the good Tylenol.” What did you say again? Find out which phrases cross your lips more frequently than any others.

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Dear Santa, I can explain…

Ignoring your hospital’s dress code and swiping cookies from the nurses’ station isn’t really enough to land you on the naughty list, is it?

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A nurse’s New Year’s resolutions

Did you make any work-related resolutions? Here are some hilarious doozies!

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Night nurses do it in the dark!

What do you get when you combine a busy shift with a patient who loves to strip? One really funny story that’ll make you nuts with laughter!