Are Crocs good for Nursing - page 4

by leinad 11,096 Views | 57 Comments

Some people say that these disrupt Nurse equipment but I've worn them at work and nothing has happened. Has anyone else had any experiences with them because I don't want to ruin anything at work and I'm worried.... Read More


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    Quote from leinad
    Some people say that these disrupt Nurse equipment but I've worn them at work and nothing has happened.

    http://www.jellyegg.com/croc_shoes/307-1/index.asp

    Has anyone else had any experiences with them because I don't want to ruin anything at work and I'm worried.
    Crocs are the only shoes I can wear to work, they're the only ones I've found comfortable, and I have generic ones!
    They're also easy to clean.
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    Quote from Kylee45
    Crocs Whore here! I have 8 pairs which range from the functional Pearl to my favorite Pirates of the Caribbean ones... I don't wear regular shoes anymore and my feet stopped hurting after the first night I wore them.
    :spin: LOL, how funny. I didn't know they had Pirates ones!!
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    Quote from Kimbalou
    and I have generic ones!

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    We call those 'frocs' (fake crocs)
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    are the frocs any good?

    leslie
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    Oh lordie-not in my opinion! Crocs are Waaaaaaaaaaaay better than frocs!

    Have you seen all the new crocs on their website?! There's like, a hundred! I just put a few on my christmas list (even though I have 8 pairs already) But hey-a true croc lover needs to have the ones that are fuzzy inside!

    http://www.crocs.com/
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    What do you call it when you're not wearing crocs??!!
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    Quote from NurseDawgJess
    A coworker recommended placing a piece of tape (plastic tape) towards the toe on the bottom of each of my crocs to prevent Croc Stop. It actually works well but my Crocs are Pearl colored and the tape quickly turns a nasty black which looks cruddy if you look at the bottom of your shoe. I usually only notice it when I'm on the phone waiting to give report but it still bothers me seeing it. :uhoh21: I just change the tape frequently between washings but I'm curious to try the new Crocs for Professionals since another poster remarked that they don't give you the dreaded sudden stop. I noticed the even newest version of Crocs for nurses have closed heels in addition to the closed toes and they conform to your foot similar to how Danskos do. I also notice they have extra tread gripping toward the toe. I would think that would make Croc Stop even worse. Has anyone tried any of the new designs listed on this website below? I don't remember the Professional Crocs having the toe tread. They aren't listed in this link:

    http://www.uniformadvantage.com/pages/dpt/crocs.asp


    Croc Stop. ROFL. That is too funny.

    One time I was walking down a hallway by myself and had the dreaded "croc stop" which immediately propelled me face first to the floor. The problem was by the time I landed on the floor I was laughing so hard I couldn't get up. I was thinking, "I've fallen and I can't get up!"
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    Quote from Suesquatch
    I hate when that happens!

    Strollin' along, feeling all confident that I have this walking thing down after 54 years, then WHAM! Croc stop!

    :trout:
    lol.....yes, I too have experienced "Croc stop"! I like my danskos best for my feet but they are getting hard to keep clean
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    This is kind of on the same topic...yesterday I went to a Sprint store to purchase a new cell phone and couldn't believe what I saw: They now sell Crocs(the holey ones) as cell phone cases!!

    Has anyone else seen these or own one?
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    OMG I would love to see that!


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