Tattoos/Piercings in the workplace? - page 6

I haven't seen a thread like this so I thought it would be interesting to see everybody's opinion. What do you guys think about tattoos and/or piercings in the work place? I know it's deemed... Read More

  1. by   badgerRN
    I am not against tattoos, I don't have any, but have dated some people with them.

    I understand that there are more and more people with tattoos, but the understanding of anyone getting a tattoo should be that healthcare is a conservative industry. While some facilities will allow tattoos, a visible tattoo can keep you from getting a job.

    My nursing program had a strict policy on visible tattoos and a girl I knew was trying to get into the program had tattoos along her hairline and she had to delay nursing school a year to have tattoos lasered off.
    Last edit by badgerRN on Aug 18, '13