My Picks: 10 Best Nursing Blogs

In the past year, I have read a lot of nursing blogs, some very good, a few very bad, and covering all points between. As a way to mark the first anniversary of this blog, and something which I intend to become an annual event, I thought I might return a little of the recognition you, my nurse colleagues (and I hope, friends) have given me.

It was a pretty hard deciding who my favourites were. There are many superlative blogs, and undoubtedly I have only seen a fraction of them. The choices are purely subjective and idiosyncratic. I employed no elaborate scoring system to objectify my choices, but I did keep in mind factors of readability, interest/topicality/aptness/etc., and regularity of posting, only one of which, in any case could be realistically measured.

In no particular order, my choices for the best nursing blogs:

My personal blogmother.

Thoughtful and well-written; unfortunately on summer holiday, and waiting for his return.

Comics are art, and newly-graduated Will is an artist.

No verbal filter, she says, but hugely entertaining, thoughtful and readable nonetheless.

Where art meets healing, along (as a bonus) a sister blog, JParadisi RN’s Blog

Flat out, the best written.

Writing his way through nursing school; “Just me,” he says, and my Y chromosome afloat on the estrogen ocean. . .”

Our blogs should all look so good. Or be so informative and interesting.

Rob Fraser: “The goal of this website is to share ideas of research, innovation and leadership with nurses.”

Terrific, beautifully written stories: on a (hopefully) brief hiatus.

, , , , ,

  1. #1 by JParadisiRN on Friday 03 September 2010 - 1147

    J Doe, thanks! I know it’s bad form to list your own blog, but Those Emergency Blues is on my list.

  2. #2 by Wanderer on Friday 03 September 2010 - 1309

    Wow! I’m on a list (and it’s not a sh*t list!) Thanks for the nod. Oh yeah, I’m off hiatus now!

  3. #3 by shrtstormtrooper on Friday 03 September 2010 - 1315

    Thank you! It’s an honor to be on this list – and coming from an author whose blog I enjoy immensely, it means a lot!

  4. #4 by nurseXY on Friday 03 September 2010 - 1517

    Truly an honor to be selected. Heartfelt thanks!

  5. #5 by wilomis on Saturday 04 September 2010 - 0600

    “I feel a very unusual sensation – if it is not indigestion, I think it must be gratitude.”
    Benjamin Disraeli

  6. #6 by @rdjfraser on Saturday 04 September 2010 - 2254

    Clearly I’m the slow one of the bunch, but hopefully that is because I’ve been on dial up for the last two months. Thanks for the mention on the list, of all the awards or prizes to get, recognition from someone you respect is worth more than any cheque.


  7. #7 by Gracie Viola on Tuesday 21 September 2010 - 1334

    Great list! These are great resources for anyone interesting in the nursing field. Looking forward to checking out some of these. Thanks

  8. #9 by livingdeadnurse on Friday 24 September 2010 - 0016

    thanks i have added a few to my follow list. I needed some more to read…

  9. #10 by Vocational Nursing CA on Thursday 09 December 2010 - 0036

    Very good information thanks for the sharing of your this information because this is very helpful for someone who want the nursing blog because they can find 10 nursing blog easily from here.

  10. #11 by Ray on Monday 08 August 2011 - 1027

    Thanks!….Been looking for a good list to read….I go to alot of nurse humor/entertainment sites…Most of them are sadly pretty week except Have you ever been to that one? I know its not a blog but its Very funny…especially if your in critical care….Either way thank you for the list…

  11. #13 by nurseinterupted on Friday 08 June 2012 - 0127

    personally, ill be happy to just make one of his lists—-preferably not rigor mortis

  12. #14 by Dylan on Wednesday 11 July 2012 - 0538

    Wow, great post and blog. I know theres no way I will make this list with my blog right now :/, however I am working on it day by day and I hope to one day be there. It is so great to see the community of second career nurses on the internet. I have just recently graduated from an accelerated MSN program and am looking forward to starting my career in nursing. I think sites like this are so important to give both advice and support to aspiring nurses from all walks of life. During my time in school, I started a blog called The Second Degree Nurse in an effort to work towards this end: Please take a look at my site and tell me what you think and I will continue checking in to look for more updates from you!


  13. #15 by michaelwilkes on Saturday 29 September 2012 - 0617

    I was just looking for this details for a while. After six time of ongoing googleing, at last I got it in your web page. I wonder what is the google’s issue that does not position this kind of useful websites nearer to the top.

    Thank You So much for the Sharing your information. It is really helpful for nursing blogs..

  14. #16 by Nancy on Saturday 29 December 2012 - 1754

  15. #17 by Mel on Thursday 17 January 2013 - 2059

    Some really interesting reads! I’m not a nurse myself so the blogs provide a good insight into the working lives of nurses.

  16. #18 by Jackie on Wednesday 30 January 2013 - 1720

    We just started a new site on becoming a CNT and are looking to add to the community. Stop by if you can!

  17. #19 by Rudolf Klimes on Tuesday 26 March 2013 - 1913

    A accredited site with online courses for nurses is available at:

  18. #20 by marina on Sunday 02 June 2013 - 0725

  19. #21 by Jackie on Wednesday 19 June 2013 - 1633

    Excellent list!

  20. #22 by gericeu on Wednesday 24 July 2013 - 2322

    There are some great blogs in here especially Lost on the Floor.

  21. #23 by Dipti on Friday 26 July 2013 - 0913

    Hi, thanks for sharing this post. Really a good collection of nursing blogs. Awaiting for more posts like this.

  22. #24 by NCLEX Preceptor on Monday 25 November 2013 - 1150

    Great list for useful and good reads from these nurse blogs. Gives nurses a dose of the real nursing world which is far more than what we learn from nursing school. I hope one day my site gets included in the top ones too.

    I am a nurse educator and I make NCLEX question trainers designed to help nursing students master their test taking skills. I have helped many nurses pass the NCLEX examination at their first attempt. Visit http://www.nclexpreceptor,com and discover how you can strengthen your knowledge base with the use of our free NCLEX reviewer mobile application.

  23. #25 by Woolrich Inverno 2013 on Friday 06 December 2013 - 0210

    These with child style Tips At direct A knead should return you with your get, you may presently get your darling retailers are frequently oversubscribed at a let down value at a first
    exemplar. singularity is a success way to show a round
    or a unshapely jewelry emit Nep UGGs Hvor Kan Man Kj?pe UGGs I Oslo Moncler Jassen Heren Online Stj?let Canada Goose Jakke Drake
    Canada Goose Jacket Own Moncler Jacket that you verbalise direct several
    reviews. You should evince whenever you go through true you buy clothes that are accomplishment out of the period.
    With material locations, you take care to be pleasing to perception your best is to impairment to house of God?
    exhibit consider in denote. keep off mom jeans!

  24. #26 by john on Friday 06 December 2013 - 0633

  25. #27 by Physiotherapy Drogheda on Thursday 09 January 2014 - 0349

    Thanks for this list of fitness blogs.
    It always helps when someone organizes the vast information that’s available online.
    Great post. – See more at:

  26. #28 by Lisa on Wednesday 12 March 2014 - 1350

    Thanks for compiling this useful information OP. :)

  27. #29 by KatieEvans on Tuesday 01 April 2014 - 1352

  28. #30 by B.Hernandez - PHE Oahu on Wednesday 02 April 2014 - 1414

    Thanks for sharing this list. I need these blogs because I’m studying nursing right now. I am looking forward to follow these blogs.

  29. #31 by guanabana batido on Sunday 13 April 2014 - 2023

    I’m gone to tell my little brother, that he should also pay a visit this website on regular basis to get updated from latest reports.

  30. #32 by Grace on Wednesday 23 April 2014 - 1202

    Thanks for sharing this list, always good to get some recommended reading! I read the Nursing Blog: – it’s affiliated with Nursing Standard magazine but slightly edgier than they allow in the print! Worth a flick through from time to time.

  31. #33 by Dharmaraj Karthikesan on Sunday 04 May 2014 - 0216

    My tribute to the great job nurses are doing.

  32. #34 by sunbeds on Thursday 08 May 2014 - 0057

    Hello, Neat post. There’s a problem together with your website in internet explorer, may test this?

    IE nonetheless is the marketplace leader and a big component to other folks will leave out your wonderful
    writing because of this problem.

  33. #35 by Jonathan on Sunday 11 May 2014 - 2113

    NCLEX Preceptor is not a blog but has good articles, ebook, and mobile app on how to pass NCLEX RN exam. It has good practice nclex questions. This is a good source for student nurses to pass NCLEX. Here is a video review of the ebook:

  34. #36 by successful weight loss on Tuesday 20 May 2014 - 1635

    If you want to increase your know-how only keep visiting this
    website and be updated with the most up-to-date news update posted here.

  35. #37 by hcg diet on Monday 26 May 2014 - 1037

    What a information of un-ambiguity and preserveness of precious familiarity regarding unexpected emotions.

  36. #38 by castle rental on Tuesday 03 June 2014 - 2314

    Hello, the whole thing is going fine here
    and ofcourse every one is sharing facts, that’s truly excellent, keep
    up writing.

  37. #39 by Aida on Wednesday 16 July 2014 - 1642

    This post is truly a pleasant one it helps new net visitors, who are wishing for blogging.

  38. #40 by nursesvacancy on Sunday 20 July 2014 - 1027

    Dear Friends job vacancies for nurses in uk ,us,canada,Australia ,Ireland,kuwait,qatar,
    saudi,dubai,singapore, maldives,india,nepal and all over the world
    And information about IELTS, CGFNS, RN, MOH, HAAD , DHA, Prometric and all nursing exams.
    vist the blog

  39. #41 by quality personal injury lawyer albany on Sunday 17 August 2014 - 1230

    They contacted a lawyer is a personal injury lawyer very serious offence.
    Sometimes that’s difficult to stop drunk personal injury
    lawyer driving laws of the killesd person can file.
    The battle for a few seconds, somewhere in between.
    Of course, when you use social media efforts to eventually bring people to your case.

  40. #42 by on Friday 29 August 2014 - 1146

    This paragraph will assist the internet people for building up new blog or even a weblog from start to end.

  41. #43 by cheap toronto motels downtown on Monday 01 September 2014 - 2356

    This post will help the internet viewers for creating new webpage or even a blog from
    start to end.

  42. #44 by on Tuesday 02 September 2014 - 1225

    This iss my first time go to see at here and i
    am actually happy to read all at one place.

  43. #45 by anal , on Wednesday 10 September 2014 - 0158

    I feel this is one of the most vital info for me. And i am
    happy studying your article. However wanna observation on few common issues, The website taste is wonderful, the
    articles is actually excellent : D. Just right task, cheers

  44. #46 by mfc tokens for free on Thursday 11 September 2014 - 1026

    Hello! Would you mind if I share your blog with my facebook group?
    There’s a lot of folks that I think would really enjoy your content.
    Please let me know. Many thanks

  45. #47 by donesty on Sunday 14 September 2014 - 1703

    Prepare us with knowledge to build on to become successful nurses

  46. #48 by Hack Instagram Followers on Saturday 27 September 2014 - 1840

    Hello friends, its great post on the topic of cultureand completely explained,
    keep it up all the time.

  47. #49 by latest coupon code on Saturday 04 October 2014 - 1527

    We’re a bunch of volunteers and opening a new
    scheme in our community. Your web site offered us with useful information to
    work on. You’ve performed a formidable process and our entire community
    will likely be grateful to you.

  48. #50 by dermawand on Monday 06 October 2014 - 1730

    Good information. Lucky me I recently found your site
    by accident (stumbleupon). I’ve saved as a favorite for later!

  49. #51 by Nursing Home in Raniganj on Monday 27 October 2014 - 0838

    This is truly unique and excellent information. I sense you think a lot like me, or vice versa. Thank you for sharing this great article.

  50. #52 by Amrena on Tuesday 09 December 2014 - 0130

    RNgossip | Community
    RN Gossip is an online healthcare forum dedicated to offering valuable health care information. Our aim is to provide easy-to- read, in depth medical information related to all aspects of healthcare at a single platform. This forum serves as an online medical guide for those who seek solutions related to health issues, practices, equipments, resources, schooling and trending topics.

  51. #53 by boscuiboscui on Friday 16 January 2015 - 0609

    Now the time to give rate point about your Nursing colleges and make it Best Nursing Colleges in india that it deserve

  52. #54 by on Sunday 12 July 2015 - 2009

    However Ryan’s gambit is failing to win over the proper-wing groups, equivalent to Individuals for Restricted Authorities , whose president, Rick Manning, slammed Ryan for cynical deal-making that did not do enough to guard the United States from addressing local weather change. Manning additionally hammered other affords Ryan supplied, akin to a measure to curb Chinese language steel dumping that aims to enchantment to Democrats, and a provision to forestall immigration regulation modifications that’s meant to appease Republicans.

  53. #55 by sffoodtourdot on Monday 25 January 2016 - 0642

    Nice Information you have written here. Really Great Stuff. This really great post thanks for sharing….looking for more

  54. #56 by medicalsupplyexpert on Monday 25 January 2016 - 1639

    I would also check out too. Nice list :)

  55. #57 by Vagdevi Nursing College on Wednesday 22 June 2016 - 0724

    Thanks for the best Nursing blogs

  56. #58 by on Tuesday 28 June 2016 - 2054

    Best news for iPhone and Ipad owner! Do u need to have Kamen rider in your palm?. You have often seen heroes a few times on TV, today It’s an opportunity to think&guessing them
    kamen rider ghost eyecon wikitravel

  57. #59 by Arztschuhe Herren on Tuesday 04 June 2019 - 0356

    Interessanter Artikel.

  58. #60 by Anonymous on Tuesday 22 October 2019 - 0648

    They contacted a lawyer is a personal injury lawyer very serious offence.

  59. #61 by shawn barai on Tuesday 22 October 2019 - 0650

    NCLEX Preceptor is not a blog but has good articles, ebook, and mobile app on how to pass NCLEX RN exam.

  60. #62 by Shawn Barai on Tuesday 22 October 2019 - 0651

    NCLEX Preceptor is not a blog but has good articles, ebook, and mobile app on how to pass NCLEX RN exam.

  61. #63 by Yanikus on Wednesday 06 May 2020 - 1246

    Very useful article.
    I enjoyed reading your article.

  62. #64 by ncpnanda on Wednesday 06 May 2020 - 1248

    Your article is very good.
    Keep working with new articles.

  1. ADH Enterprise - Small Business Solutions
  2. Joanna's Technology Blog » #3 Blogging and professional nursing standards
  3. best adjustable dumbbells for home gym
  4. top 10 places to go in singapore

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: