There are very specific times when you look at yourself and think... I have become a nurse. Nursing is a way of life. The hours and hours of studying and long shifts really get to you, don't they?
1: There is a time and a place
2: First dates, amirite?
You know you are a nurse when you go on a 1st date and 1 of your questions is “do you have any allergies” 👩🏼⚕️— Sarah Nichole (@Sarrrita_Bonita) March 22, 2022
3: Always check the pants
You know you’re a nurses aide when you see your boyfriend passed out on the bed sideways and immediately think to check his pants.— One of Those People (@Oneofthosepeop3) March 20, 2022
4: This finger is well traveled
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5: Trauma nurses be like...
you know youre a trauma nurse when your husband goes snowboarding and before he leaves you remind him to not break his neck, back, or legs— mrs oats (@hayley_himes) January 31, 2022
6: Gotta get my nutrients too!
You know youre a nurse when your patient is throwing up and youre just sitting outside his room eating your dinner with no problems😅🤷🏽♀️— Jess DosSantos (@jessca1013) December 16, 2018
7: Who needs a doctor when you are married to a nurse?
You know youre a nurse when youre excited to accompany your significant other to his first doctor's appointment in a decade— Jensine (@itsjensineee) June 28, 2017
8: Latex gloves everywhere!
You know youre a nurse when you find latex gloves in your washing machine. pic.twitter.com/03PnT5dJPa— ★ Roxane (@RoxaneLilStar) September 27, 2016
9: Forever washing my hands
You know youre a nurse when you wash your hands, going INTO the bathroom even at your own house...— Jennifer Powell (@ThePowellJen) January 30, 2018
you know youre a nurse when you can appreciate a patient without bottom teeth so your temp probe is under the tongue properly— Nurse Extraordinaire (@NurseThoughts) April 3, 2011
11: I call it being resourceful
You know youre a nurse when you bring your salad dressing in a specimen cup #nursingschool— Nicole (@nacarr) June 21, 2012
12: I have acquired many skills
You know youre a nurse when you can clean up a massive explosion, wash your hands, n go eat lunch within the same 30min like nothin happened— âme rebelle (@_solangeivenia) November 10, 2013
13: Gotta intake that fluid
You know youre a nurse when you walk into a stall and see an unflushed toilet and your 1st thought is they need to an increased fluid intake— McFly (@Sleepyjoe5) October 19, 2012
You know youre a nurse when you have enough supplies in your house to start an IV from forgetting to empty your pockets #oops— Jensine (@itsjensineee) January 20, 2016
What have you done that makes you laugh to yourself saying, "you know you're a nurse when.."?