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A Day in the Life of Nurse!

Jamie Abbott

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A day in the life of a nurse is always eventful. No two days are the same, especially with a rotating schedule and the many wards nurses can work in. From pediatrics to the emergency ward or the intensive care unit to the psychiatric unit, nurses are needed at every level of the recovery in a hospital.   According to this infographic below presented by the Jacksonville University School of Nursing, nurses partake in a lot of dazzling stats, from how long their shifts are to the average miles they can walk in a day (Hint: It’s 4 miles!). Nurses transfuse...


Video Tips for New Nurses

Jamie Abbott

Tags nurse uniforms, nurse watches, style tips

Making the transition from student nurse to full-fledged nurse can come with a few challenges. As a nurse, customer service is a big factor that can help make your day flow smoothly but it can be hard to stay positive through a 12-hour shift. A lot of people depend on you on a daily basis. In order to make sure you adhere to the rules of your workplace as well as your nurse uniform, you can check out some great tips on our previous blog posts. If you need a few helpful tips on how to keep yourself motivated, be...


3 Reasons Why Nurse Watches Make Great Gifts

Jamie Abbott

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Each and every year a brand new class of nursing students graduates and soldiers on into the fast-paced, sometimes manic medical world. Those brave, valiant souls no doubt need support from friends and family, and there's no better way to do that than with a gift. Whether it's for graduation, holidays, birthday, or an unexpected act of kindness, nurse watches make the perfect gift for those in any kind of medical profession. They even make great gifts for those outside the medical profession with a quirky sense of style or who need better conversation starters.   1. Nurse Watches are...


What to Look for When Buying a Nurse Watch

Jamie Abbott

A major advancement in the medical world, the Bare Below Elbows (BBE) policy of both the United Kingdom and Australia requires medical practitioners to do as the policy's name says, keep the area below their elbows bare. By forbidding jewelry, watches, or other accessories below the elbow, doctors and nurses are washing their hands more efficiently and more often.Positive feedback from this policy has led to the increasing adoption of BBE in hospitals all across North America. The policy has, however, raised some concerns regarding a practitioner's ability to time pulse and breathing rates.Fortunately, the fob and pin watches at NurseWatches.com comply...


How Nurse Watches Help Add Color to Your Nurse Uniform

Jamie Abbott

Tags nurse uniforms, nurse watches, style tips

As a nurse, your scrubs help identify who you are in a hospital or medical setting. These days, there are a variety of patterned scrubs you can wear depending on which ward you are assigned to. Although your scrubs are important, wearing comfortable shoes, and limiting your jewelry and accessories are also essential to ensure your work day goes as smoothly as possible. With the introduction of the recent Bare Below the Elbows policy, the elimination of wearing a nurse watch on your wrist has changed the way nurses can help their patients in a more efficient manner. Nurse watches...