The 5 Must-Have Nursing Gifts For The Holidays


Nurses do a lot of work for their patients. Sometimes, they even miss their meals and bathroom breaks just to make sure that their patients are well and safe. They handle bodily fluids that even beloved relatives might hesitate to go near to. As a patient, you’re probably looking for ways to show your appreciation to your dear nurses.

If you still can’t decide what to buy, check out these 5 best holiday nursing gifts you can give them this year.

1. Nurse Tote Bag

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Weighing only 1 pound, this cute but sturdy nursing tote bag from Prestige Medical is designed to carry everything you need for work. It comes with a shoulder strap that is long enough for more convenient carrying, especially if you have more than one bag to drag to work. The bag is well-sealed with a paper sheet to ensure that the cute little nurse image won’t get scratch.

2. Singing Nurse Teddy Bear

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Make your special nurse blush with this adorable teddy bear dressed in bright pink scrubs. Complete with a miniature stethoscope and an ID badge where you can fit the gift card, this toy is an ideal companion for nurses and nursing students alike. Simply press her paw and her body will sway as she sings “I’ll Be There”, a song that captures every nurse’s mission in life.

3. Water-Resistant Scrub Watch

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Another great product from Prestige Medical, this purple scrub watch has all the features that nurses will find indispensable. It has a 24-hour dial with a second hand that is perfectly-designed to help students accurately count respiration and pulse. Charting is now also easier, thanks to the military time configured for busy nurses.

Stylish yet waterproof, this watch is a perfect gift for medical workers who constantly wash their hands and lower arms.

4. Syringe Pens

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Make your charting and note-taking tasks more exciting using these multi-colored pens in a unique syringe design. It has a black ink tightly enclosed in a cylinder which is then surrounded by a colored liquid. It’s a great gift idea if you are giving to more than one giftee.

5. Chicken Soup for the Nurse’s Soul

From the best-selling Chicken Soup book series comes this heart-warming book written by nurses for nurses. It is a compilation short stories and anecdotes, making it a perfect companion for busy nurses. Laugh, cry and shake your heads as this book brings you an emotional roller coaster.

Do you have other nursing gift ideas in mind? Feel free to share your thoughts with us on the comment section below.