Cost Effective Ways to Show Staff Appreciation
National Nurse’s Week begins each year on May 6th and ends on May 12th. During this week, we celebrate the incredible nurses across the country for the work they do every day to care for and protect our communities. Nurses deserve to be celebrated today and every day! Below, you will find some cost-effective ways to show appreciation to your staff. Feel free to download the images to use on your unit!
Small Gifts– ~$1-3 per person
|In a common area, put up a sign with the word NURSE and lists all of the nurses on your staff. Tape or sticky note up all the words used to describe the nurses on your staff.
|Show your team they are valued! Have physicians and support staff write a thank you note to nurses on your team, tape them up in a common area for all to appreciate.
|Feature nurses around the unit, and on social media. Showcase your staff for what they are good at on and off the unit.
Nurse’s Week Freebies from participating restaurants and retailers:
Check out these other ideas!
Nurse appreciation pens
Badge Reels 1
Badge Reels 2
L&D Nurse Buttons
L&D Nurse magnets
Nurse’s Week Decorations