18 Brillant Gifts For Nurses

Becoming a nurse is more than just a job, it’s a lifestyle. We created a list of the best gifts for nurses we could find.

Monogrammed Stethoscope ID Tags

Perfect for anyone that uses a stethoscope! These stethoscope ID tags attach to the tubing of regular stethoscopes and have a writable area in the back. These come in four different designs! Three of the patterns are Lilly Pulitzer inspired patterns.

Anatomy Coasters

After a long hard day at work, they are going to need s stiff drink. Each set of Brain Specimen Coasters comes with ten glass coasters. If you stack your Brain Specimen Coasters in the proper order and look from the proper angle, you’ll see a full brain. This is a great gift for a nurse who enjoys their libations.

Heartbeat Necklace

This super cute high polish heartbeat necklace should be more than enough to pump up your look with its high polish wavelength-shaped pendant suspended from both ends of delicately dainty rolo chain.

First 100 Days Nurse Book

Your first 100 days at a new job could be daunting—unless you go in prepared. First Year Nurse places the wisdom and warnings of hundreds of experienced nurses right at your fingertips.

Learn how to start off on the right foot, plan and prioritize, communicate, cope with challenging patients and keep your energy up (and stress down).

Nurse Tote Bag

A wonderful bag for the amazing everyday heroes we call nurses. Available in various background colors with white lettering. Great for carrying around their files, lunch or gym clothes for after work.

Vintage Medical Photos

These vintage prints are a super unique gift for the nurse in your life? Set of 6 beautiful historical patent prints will make a memorable gift they can hang in their home or office.

Each 8×10 print are reproduction prints of the original patents which turn them into amazing conversational pieces! Prints do not come framed but you can get some frames for them here.

Syringe Highlighters

The set of items includes 6pcs highlighter fluorescent pens in 6 different colors. They have a pretty cool real like syringe shape and will get them some attention at work. Beware of pen stealers! Pair with a monogram notepad.

Human Organ Lunch Tote

This insulated tote will keep your precious ham sandwich and beer chilled, prepped, and ready to transplant right into your waiting stomach! Note- this bag is actually for keeping liverwurst, not livers!

Each bag has a foam-insulated water-proof lining, a mesh interior pouch, and an ‘organ donor’ ID tag. Great for keeping your snacks alive and fun on the go.

Morning Medicine Mug

Nurses work super long hours and crazy shifts so they need their caffeine fix in the morning (or night).  The Morning Medicine mug is a great gift idea for coffee and tea lovers.

ScrubCheats Nursing Reference Cards

The ultimate nursing gift just got better. The latest in Clinical, Practical, and study help guide, has more information right at their fingertips! Includes 50 laminated cards covering the essential information you need. Each cheatsheet is color coded by system to keep them organized. The entire packet is about 1 inch thick and will fit comfortably in their scrub pockets.

L’Occitane Shea Butter Hand Cream

Nurses have to wash their hands constantly to get rid of any germ or koodies leaving their skin dry. This creamy balm with 20 percent shea butter, honey, almond extracts and coconut oil are blended to create this extremely effective formula.

The rich texture leaves hands soft and can be applied as often as needed. From personal experience, this is hands down the best lotion out there. Pun intended.

Dansko Women’s Professional Mule

Ahhhhh, Dansko. There you go again. Doing your all-day comfort thing. These professional, a classic stapled clog, features firm foot and arch support, optimal shock absorption and an anti-fatigue rocker bottom. These bad boys are available in a TON of colors and materials. Don’t worry guys, we got you covered too.

Medical Pocket Organizer

No more digging through pockets with this handy pocket organizer. A white insert outfitted for style with color coordinated 5 1/2″ utility scissor, disposable penlight and 3-color chart pen.

Chill Pill Handmade Soaps

I am sure everyone knows someone who needs a stress pill this large. I know there are days when I need TWO! And that is exactly what you are getting when you purchase these. Made in a relaxing scent of orange, warm woods and soft floral tones. Great after long day at work.

Pandemic Board Game

When they aren’t fighting disease in the real world, they can race to find the cure for diseases threatening to wipe out humanity.  Players must work together playing to their characters’ strengths and planning their strategy of eradication before the diseases overwhelm the world with ever-increasing outbreaks.

Brain Freeze Ice Cube Tray

This is your brain on ice. We humans are well known for our highly-evolved sense of humor – as evidenced by the ice tray that makes four frosty brains. So let’s celebrate our higher powers by raising a glass. Because a brain (not to mention a cocktail) is a terrible thing to waste. 

Human Anatomy Shower Curtain

The Dr Human Body anatomy chart shower curtain is a fun gift for your favorite nurse. They can brush up on their anatomy every morning before going to work to stay sharp.

Bacteria Phagocytosis Travel Mug

Make your favorite nurse a very cultured individual with this bacteria travel mug. This insulated travel mug is constructed with durable double-wall stainless steel travel mug technology to keep 16 oz. of beverage hot or cold for hours. Spill-resistant lid features convenient carrying handle.


Becoming a nurse is more than just a job, it's a lifestyle. We created a list of 18 Brillant Gifts For Nurses.