Nurses Week 2016 is fast approaching and Travel Nursing Blogs is here to share our annual roundup of Nurses Week 2016 freebies and discounts! Let’s get right to it:
Over at WeLoveOurNurses.com, Medical Solutions is sharing its We Heart RNs World Record Video featuring Miss Colorado, Nurse Kelley Johnson. Additional festivities include the #NurseLaughLove Instagram Contest, Show ’em the Love Mentor Contest, and free, shareable Nurses Week eCards. Prizes include gift cards from Amazon, Ulta, and Tafford Uniforms ranging from $50-$250! Students will also want to enter the 5th Annual Nurses of Tomorrow Scholarship Contest, which awards three $2,000 scholarships to support the development of future nurses.
Cinnabon will once again “spread sweet cheer to nurses everywhere” in celebration of Nurses Week. From May 6-12, 2016, nurses who visit a participating Cinnabon and present their healthcare ID badge will receive a free Cinnabon Classic Roll or MiniBon! Cinnabon is extremely dedicated to nurses and also a proud supporter of The DAISY Foundation, an organization created to express gratitude to nurses.
The Gypsy Nurse is looking to honor a 2016 Gypsy Florence Nightingale with a total prize package of up to $600 in value, including free admission to the 2016 Travelers Conference in Las Vegas. Nominate a fellow Traveler who has inspired or helped you and who you think positively represents Travel Nursing and inspires you as a Traveler. Submissions will be accepted through May 10!
At DiscoverNursing.com, Johnson & Johnson continues to offer free “Nurses Save Lives” and Thanks a Nurse” magnets, coloring books, a “Nurses Heal” pin, and many other excellent complimentary resources including brochures, posters, videos, and software.
Lippincott Nursing Center is offering discounts on some CE activities and books, free games and articles, an opportunity to share your nursing story and win a FitBit Alta, and more!
Also, even though it’s not specifically for Nurses Week, but because the dates coincide and I know that nurses LOVE their coffee … Starbucks will host its Frappuccino Happy Hour May 3-15, 2016. Visit your local, participating Starbucks between 3-5 p.m. and receive half off any frapp!
Often, you can find even more local or regional Nurses Week freebies and discounts, depending on where you’re located. If you know of any great Nurses Week 2016 freebies and discounts we missed, please share them in the comments!