Nursing Humor / Share Jokes

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  1. Ridiculous medical mistakes on TV
    by adventure_rn Jul 4, '15
    289
    wannabecnl
  2. Funniest/strangest dementia patient stories
    by Angie O'Plasty Apr 1, '11
    125
    takem46
  3. Funniest/weirdest/most unusual baby names
    by nirvana1 Jun 22, '13
    577
    riblets63
  4. Wrongway Regional Medical Center
    by Davey Do Mar 7, '16
    94
    djh123
  5. I thought I had heard everything..
    by NurseCard Feb 16
    8
    MrChicagoRN
  6. How many residents does it take to start an IV?
    by JuliusSeizure Oct 1, '15
    12
    djh123
  7. AN.com's Soap Opera, "Generic Hospital"
    by Davey Do Jan 30
    23
    Farawyn
  8. SUIT: Something up in there
    Video by AliNajaCat Jan 17
    3
    sevensonnets
  9. What Is Your Most Gross, Yucky, Disgusting Nursing Horror Story?
    by yazisizit Aug 3, '02
    2,200
    Union-Jack
  10. Fun with Residents
    by adventure_rn Dec 30, '16
    6
    Davey Do
  11. You know you're a nurse if...
    by Joe V Apr 28, '12
    301
    djh123
  12. allnuisances
    Image by Davey Do Apr 1, '16
    687
    Davey Do
  13. Thread Images
    by Davey Do Dec 30, '16
    18
    Davey Do
  14. How to annoy irritating Drs.
    • Closed
    by Avid reader Jan 1
    105
    Esme12
  15. Grandma got run over
    by mtjoanna Dec 7, '16
    13
    Davey Do
  16. Murphy's Laws of Nursing
    Article by Roy Fokker Sep 8, '07
    38
    smartassmommy
  17. What awkward advice have your family members asked for?
    by NurseLauraM Dec 8, '16
    6
    vintagemother
  18. What are the pranks you played with your co-workers and how did you handle it?
    by NurseEnvision Dec 2, '16
    15
    Davey Do
  19. Unusual ICD-10 Codes
    by elkpark Dec 16, '16
    5
    Guy in Babyland
  20. What's the strangest phone conversation you've ever had at work?
    by Brekka Aug 18, '15
    35
    meanmaryjean
  21. The patient's "guests"
    Article by rnsheri Jun 18, '15
    90
    CrazierThanYou
  22. YOU know you are a nurse when.........
    by Esme12 Sep 8, '12
    2
  23. Bacon Grease!!!
    by Dyvinite Apr 20, '16
    1
    Davey Do
  24. Nurses are Awesome!!
    by levenstein Mar 30, '16
    1
    Davey Do
  25. Best MD note
    by beckster_01 Jun 20, '11
    97
    sevensonnets
  26. PTCLS
    by djh123 Apr 5, '16
    33
    sevensonnets
  27. Stupid things that nurses say
    by OnlybyHisgraceRN Jun 10, '12
    218
    manditg42
  28. True ER stories
    by Kel Cardaras Jul 31, '99
    77
    nrsang97
  29. You know you've been a nurse too long when...
    by wooh Jul 23, '13
    86
  30. Funniest thing you've ever seen happen to a doctor
    by Guttercat Feb 1, '12
    77

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