Think nothing comes free these days? Think again.
Here are some tips and resources for those rare freebies for the well-deserved nurse — you!
Nurse.com offers a variety of CEUs to make reaching your quota and renewing your nursing license a breeze. But did you know that some of them are free? Yes, free! Pop by every now again to see what interests you and before you know it you’ll have more continuing education credits than you know what to do with. And you won’t have spent a dime.
Free book downloads
Have a computer, a kindle, or an iPad? Then you can read books for free. Who knew this was even a thing? Check out FreeEbooksDaily and KindleEbooks for a wide variety of choice reads, from cookbooks to Stephen King to the classics of Charlotte Bronte and Charles Dickens. You can also follow them on Twitter to get updates and alerts on the new titles being offered!
Free nursing apps
Do you use smartphone technology for work-related duties? Then these apps are for you. Check out Taylors Fundamentals of Nursing App for practice NCLEX questions or download Lippincott’s Nursing Drug Guide for the latest drug info in the palm of your hand.
Have you ever watched any of the Johnson & Johnson’s Campaign for Nursing’s Future videos? The videos are free (and the goosebumps are complementary as well!) You can also check out their free posters and other materials that can inspire others to make an important career choice: becoming a nurse.
Free student nurse resources
Sigma Theta Tau International has some great resources for nurses who are completing their education. Whether you’re looking for career support or access to cutting edge nursing research, there’s something here for you. The American Nurses Association offers free membership benefits for nursing students.
What are you waiting for? Take advantage of these freebies for nurses!