14 Best Medical Bags for Nursing Students

medicals bags for nurses

It’s fun to shop around for medical bags for nurses. For one, it’s a challenge finding the perfect medical bag for our needs. Nice and roomy with different compartments for the usual nurse paraphernalia is good. Durability and design are other additional considerations.

We’ve put together the best medical bags for nursing students. Find out which you like best!

1. Ultimate Nursing Bag

We start off with the ultimate nursing bag. Does it deserve its name?

The ultimate nursing bag boasts of pockets and compartments designed specifically for the nursing profession in mind. It has a total of 9 compartments. It has two side pockets with Velcro closures, a syringe holder and a key ring.

The ultimate nursing bag comes in different designs including a gray bag printed with the tools of the trade – a nursing cap, stethoscope and a syringe. Apart from the cute design, the ultimate nursing bag is water resistant to boot.

It measures 13″ X 9″ X 14″.

Price: $41.99

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2. Avenue Tote Bag

If you are looking for medical bags for nurses that can specifically fit a tablet, then you might want to check out the Avenue Tote Bag.

This bag has a front pocket designed to fit a tablet with a sleeve. It also has different pockets for smart phones, catalogs, pens, and water bottle. The main zippered compartment is supposed to provide ample storage space but do take into consideration just how much stuff you actually have.

This bag comes in black, apple green, and purple. We’re partial to the purple!

It measures 18.25″ x 14″ x 4.5″.

Price: $13.99

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3. ADC Nylon Medical Bag

The ADC Nylon bag is a medical bag highly rated by nurses, EMT’s, and parents of children with special medical needs.

This nylon bag has a large main compartment and multiple pockets. Users especially love the 11 gusseted and 2 zippered interior pockets. It also has an exterior file folder pocket and an additional exterior compartment. The padding is just right for your sensitive medical equipment.

This bag measures 13 x 9 x 5 1/2″ and comes in black, dark green, and blue.

Price: $29.25

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 4. Nurse’s Choice Multi-Pocket Medical Bag

If you like a more feminine-looking bag, check out the Nurse’s Choice Multi-Pocket Medical bag. This bag is very durable with its ergonomic padded shoulder strap with metal hardware and double-lock stitching and taped seams.

It also has surround foam padding to protect your valuable equipment and multiple pockets.

Price: $40.00

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5. Prestige Medical Nurse’s Car-GO Bag

The Prestige Medical Nurse bag is another popular bag for people in the medical profession. However, this is not a complete carry-all like the previously listed medical bags for nurses. Rather, it’s a bag for when you’re on the go visiting patients or need to have your equipment on hand. Users have reported fitting in their tools like a bp kit, ophthalmascope, otoscope, stethescope, reflex hammer, etc. in the multiple compartments.

It also has a bottom Velcro to hold the bag in place on cloth seats or floor.

Size is 13 x 4 x 6.5 inches.

Price: $19.61

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6. RA Bock Deluxe Nylon Nurse Bag

More medical bags for nurses with great reviews! This bag boasts of highest quality construction with the best zippers, velcro and nylon used.

This nurse bag has 14 open pocket interior compartments, an exterior file folder pocket, and a padded bottom.

Measures 14 x 9 x 5″.

Price: $44.92

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7. Rothco Vintage Medic Bag w/ Cross

Nursing students who use the Rothco vintage medic bag report getting compliments for its looks and general satisfaction for its durability. There are some complaints about the flaps but the overall qualities of this bag appear to override this minor detail.

This book bag is made of cotton and has one large compartment.

Price: $13.20

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 8. Prestige Medical Betty Boop Red Heart Tote Bag

Do you like fun cartoon characters? If yes, you might like Betty Boop sporting hearts and a nurse outfit.

This medical bag from Prestige is very well made. It is made of durable canvass and has a water resistant lining that will keep your stuff from getting wet. It also has an attached keyfob and the top closes with velcro.

Price: $9.51

betty boop nurse bag

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9. Medical Pack Tablet Computer / Netbook / iPad Shoulder Bag

The Medical Pack Shoulder Bag is another bag for nurses on the go. It is a lightweight and durable shoulder bag with room and pockets for carrying your gear. It also has a separate padded pocket to protect your iPad, tablet computer or netbook.

This shoulder bag has a surprise feature that other medical bags for nurses don’t have. When the bag is zipped closed, a small travel-size padlock can be placed through the zipper and left side accessory loop to avoid theft of your valuables.

Measures 8.5 x 2.5 x 10.8 inches

Price: $49.99

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10. “Nurse” Zebra Print Tote Bag

Need a tote bag to carry your extra stuff? This tote is a winner on three counts – pink zebra, nurse label, and affordable price tag.

We’re so sold. We want one now. Pronto.

Measures 18″W x 15″H with a 5″ gusset.

Price: $8.99

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11. Nurse Mates Expandable Zip Tote

This Nurse Mates Expandable Tote works great as an overnight bag. It is ideal for the traveling nurse.

Its middle section unzips and expands an additional 5 inches. The silvery blue is a great accent.

Size is 17″ x 9″ x14″ when zipped.

Price: $29.37

expandable tote bag

12. Luv a Nurse Fashion Tote Bag

The Luv a Nurse Fashion Tote Bag is fun and humorous. Have a hunky nurse colleague? Just flash this bag in his face for a hypnotic subconscious message. Whether it works or not, spread the love with this tote bag for nurses.

This bag has a zippered top and one side pocket. Measures 16.5″W x 13.5″H x 4″D.

Price: $18.00

luv a nurse tote bag

13. Nurses Have Heart Stripe Tote Bag

Another fun tote for nurses! This bag comes in bright pink, sedate charcoal, and cool blue.

This bag has an interior pocket with zipper closure for valuables while the top closes with a magnet. This stripe tote bag measures 13″W x 12H x 7″D.

Price: $23.97

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14. Nurse/Medical Peace, Love & Care Tote Bag

We love the design on this nursing tote bag. The heart, peace sign, and shades of blue all make for a very cool-looking bag.

Like the heart stripe bag, this tote has an interior pocket with zipper closure for valuables while the top closes with a magnet. Measures 13″W x 12H x 7″D.

Price: $21.97

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15. Canvas Crossover Messenger Bag

This Messenger Bag is on the pricey side but guarantees durability and comfort. The UKBK SuperStrong Messenger Bag for nurses is made from reinforced Material: 1680D Polyester +16An Canvas.

Design-wise, it can be used as a business travel bag or a nursing school bag. It has internal and external compartments for gadgets, books, files, and so on.

Measures 11.8 x 15.8 x 2.8 inches.

Price: $69.99

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 16. Nurses Care Pink Ribbon Tote Bag

If you need a simple tote with a stylish design, you might like this Nurses Care Pink Ribbon Bag. It has an embroidered Nurses Care Pink Ribbon logo that makes this bag for nurses extra special.

It also features mesh pockets, a zippered top, and a large back open pocket.

Price: $13.99

nurses pink tote bag

Whether you need a complete carry-all medical bag, a sturdy schoolbag, or a cute tote, we hope that you enjoyed our list of the best medical bags for nurses.

And if you think we missed any of your particular favorites, do shoot us a message on our FB page. We’d love to hear from you!