You’ve seen colleagues wearing shirts under their scrubs. Perhaps you do as well. But, is wearing a base layer necessary? And are there certain times when it isn’t appropriate to wear one on the job?
Below we’ll discuss what a base layer is, the benefits of wearing them underneath your scrubs and when it’s best to do so.
For our first post in our new “A Day in a Life” series featuring real nurses just like you, we’d like to introduce you to Erika Shore. Erika is a labor and delivery nurse in Atlanta, Georgia but, for her, nursing isn’t just a job – it’s a calling. She believes she was born a […]
Whether you practice yoga or not, chances are you love wearing yoga pants around the house, to run errands or even to meet up with a friend for a lunch or coffee date. If that’s you and you’re a nurse or other healthcare practitioner who wears scrubs for work, we bet you’d be excited to […]
If you’re a nurse or other medical professional, there’s a pretty good chance that your work “uniform” is a set of scrubs. Since you wear scrubs day in and day out for several hours at a time, it’s really important to find ones that fit well, giving you the flexibility you need throughout your day, […]
As a healthcare worker, you come into contact with all kinds of germs over the course of a single day — and so does your uniform. We’re sharing how to keep your scrubs clean for your own safety as well as the well-being of your patients, coworkers and loved ones. General Care Techniques for Scrubs […]
For many people, the holiday season is the perfect time for some much-needed R&R… but healthcare workers are in demand year-round. If you’re stuck working while everyone else is celebrating, these tips can help you find a silver lining. How Nurses Can Make the Most of the Holidays 1. Make some plans. Holiday shifts […]