It’s Monday. The least funny day of the week. Need a laugh? You know what they say “laughter is the best medicine,” and that goes for nurses as well as patients! We thought you might benefit from some travel nurse humor to kick off your week, so we rounded up five funny links related to nursing that we think will give you a giggle:
In Carl Elbing’s “Nurstoons” series, it’s a case of Zombie vs. Nurse vs. Pressure Ulcer — or some combination thereof! Click here for this cartoon, and be sure to peruse some of Elbing’s other great RN-related work while you are at it.
Scrubs Magazine not only offers a lot of great tidbits and advice for nurses, they also have a good sense of humor. Visit their page of nurse cartoons here, including my favorite: When the staff of Gastroenterology is pooped!
Meg Soper wears many hats as a motivational speaker, comedian and … Registered Nurse in the Operating Room! Her humor is applicable to all, but she has a special following among healthcare professionals. Meg knows the challenges, joys, and all the joke fodder that comes from working as a nurse, and she knows them firsthand. Check out her routine here on YouTube.
If you’re a fan of Ryan Gosling memes and the notions that nurses deserve more respect than they get, you’ll love this one.
This Tumblr page tagged for nurse humor is a great collection of nurse-centric laughs. From gifs illustrating the terror an alarm clock can cause to someecards to old-school long-form jokes.
Do you have a good nursing joke to share? What are some of your favorite sites for travel nurse humor?