In this blog series, we spoke with four nurses about what inspired them to join the healthcare community. From supportive families to personal experiences, we’re hoping their stories motivate you to chase the career of your dreams. And don’t miss each RN’s best tips for new nurses!
After eight years, Jade Simpauco understands how nursing can often be a 24-hour job. Luckily, she shares inspiring advice for new nurses that validates all the hard work so you can continue showing up every day!
Where are you from?
How long have you been a nurse?
Who inspired you to pursue this career?
- My mom inspired me to become a nurse. Growing up, she was a caregiver and her compassion towards the people she cared for made me want to offer the same to those in need.
What do you think new nurses should know as they enter the field?
- As a baby nurse, don’t be afraid to ask for help. Nursing is a 24 hour job, and it’s always important to remember that! Also, every single task you do as a nurse makes an impact on someone’s life. You do make a difference!
What are you wearing?
is a space for healthcare professionals to connect and share their stories. This blog is created by Barco Uniforms, the original scrub retailer. Founded in 1929, Barco is home to Grey’s Anatomy by Barco
, Skechers by Barco
, and Barco ONE
collections. Everything that healthcare professionals do matters, so our scrubs are made to matter.
Join our #MyScrubLife community! Instagram│Facebook│TikTok│Twitter