Nurses Week 2016

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Florence Nightingale

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Florence Nightingale

Today, the 12th of May, is Florence Nightingale’s birthday. As you may know, today is also the final day of National Nurses Week. As 2016’s National Nurses Week comes to a close, we thought it would be fitting to create […]

The Life Saving Magic of Compression Socks for Nurses

The Life Saving Magic of Compression Socks for Nurses

Feet may be meant for walking, but there is a limit to how much your legs can take. Nurses spend a good part of their day moving around, and not nearly enough time in a chair. This leads to leg […]

Scrubs Mags Top Ten HAWT Male Nurses

Scrubs Mags Top Ten HAWT Male Nurses

It’s Fall, which means we’re serving up some extra special dishes. And with that we present, these extra special dishes. Ladies and Gentleman we present to you, Scrubs Magazine’s Top Ten (HOT) Male Nurses. Lord Ha’Mercy. The prostate exam is […]

A Shoutout To School Nurses This Nurses Week

A Shoutout To School Nurses This Nurses Week

As you probably already know, we’re currently celebrating National Nurses Week. What you may not know, however, is that today is School Nurse Day! Since 2003, the Wednesday within National Nurses Week has been celebrated nationwide in honor of the […]

After Losing My Husband to Cancer, Nursing Saved My Life

After Losing My Husband to Cancer, Nursing Saved My Life

I always knew I was meant to help people, but it wasn’t until I met a very special person that I was able to recognize how I was supposed to achieve that goal. As a new undergrad, fresh out of […]

Scrubs Mag’s Favorite Things Of 2016

Scrubs Mag’s Favorite Things Of 2016

Twas the night before the night before the end of Nurses Week, and Scrubs Magazine was excited to announce it’s favorite 5 things list.  From scheduling your life, to needing coffee to even get up to do that.  We tested, […]

Nurse Satisfaction and Burnout: It’s Not Just Nurses’ Problem Anymore

Nurse Satisfaction and Burnout: It’s Not Just Nurses’ Problem Anymore

Recently, at the Synova Associates NICU Leadership Forum in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, almost 200 nurse managers and leaders from NICU departments came together, from across the country.  From conference-organized yoga to guided breathing exercises before sessions to coloring books handed out […]

Katie Duke’s Favorite Patient Story For Nurses Week

Katie Duke’s Favorite Patient Story For Nurses Week

TRANSCRIPT: Hey, guys! It’s Katie Duke, and in honor of Nurses Week I wanted to share one of my most favorite patient stories ever of all time. A patient was pulled out of a cab with chest pain assisted into triage, […]

Top 7 Reasons Why I Love Being a Nurse

Top 7 Reasons Why I Love Being a Nurse

We all have good and bad days when it comes to working as a nurse. On my best days, I can’t imagine working in any other field. On my worst days, however, there are certainly times when I consider leaving […]

How Nurses Save Lives With Preventative Services (Infographic)

How Nurses Save Lives With Preventative Services (Infographic)

Adopting simple, proven preventative practices could save Americans billions in health care costs per year and allow most to live longer lives. Nurses trained in basic screenings and counseling can have profound impacts.   A new idea: Believe it or […]

Nurse Mo’s Patient Story For Nurses Week

Nurse Mo’s Patient Story For Nurses Week

Nurses Week is all about recognizing the hard work that nurses put in every single day and the patients that we love! Check out this video from Nurse Mo about a favorite memory:

Those Head Nurses Know A Thing Or Two About Cleaning

Those Head Nurses Know A Thing Or Two About Cleaning

Colds, flus, mysterious stomach ailments. Hundreds of viral and bacterial infections are passing through hospitals every day, and yet nurses and other medical personnel are able to rise above these sick storms. This is no accident. It takes careful planning […]

To Save Costs, Hire More Nurses (Infographic)

To Save Costs, Hire More Nurses (Infographic)

To Save Costs, Hire More Nurses Ultimately, hospitals are businesses that need to streamline operational expenses like any other. They may have the noble task of saving lives, but they have to be profitable to stay afloat. Most medical establishments […]

Nurses Week Giveaway! $1,000 Care Package

Nurses Week Giveaway! $1,000 Care Package

  One lucky winner is taking home a complete nursing package! Clarisonic from Rapaport Dermatology Hair care package from Fox & Jane Sapphire Scrubs ZigZag clogs from Anywear Splendid shoes from Cherokee Stethoscope from Cherokee Compression socks from Cherokee Terms […]