About the FreshRN Podcast
Your first year as a registered nurse is challenging. This podcast is hosted by Kati Kleber, BSN RN CCRN, and Elizabeth Mills, BSN RN CCRN and features experienced nurses from FreshRN.com, who discuss the basics of that first year. From nursing orientation, code blues, tricks of the trade, and personal experiences, to time management, delegation, patient deaths, and more. Please note, while patient experiences are discussed, their identifying details have been changed to protect their privacy and uphold HIPAA.
Season 2, Episode 10: Tips for Working Night Shift
This episode discusses very practical tips for learning how to live the night shift life from the perspective of current and former night shift nurses. We discuss eating and sleeping tips, to how to manage your nursing care on the night shift, communicating with the healthcare team at night, and more.
Listen to this episode below!
More night shift resources
- When do night shift nurses sleep? NRNSG blog
- 5 Survival Tips for the Night Shift Nurse – The Nerdy Nurse blog
- Anatomy of a Super Nurse: The Ultimate Guide to Becoming Nursey, pages 184-189
- Becoming Nursey: From Code Blues to Code Browns, How to Care for Your Patients and Yourself, pages 87-90