Nov 7, 2016
Our 30 favorite nursing-related Instagram accounts to follow.
Instagram has quickly become one of the go-to social media apps for nurses across the globe. Thanks in large part to its simplicity and image-only format, it is perfectly designed to lend itself to all nurses, regardless of age, gender or location. It can be a quick relief during a short lunch break or provide a much-needed escape after a long shift. However it’s used, it’s easy to understand why so many nurses continue to turn to Instagram to get their social media fix.
While Facebook is still hailed as the king of social media, some might be surprised to see that Instagram – not twitter, Google+, or LinkedIn –boast the second largest number of monthly users out of the major social media platforms.
This growing member base naturally led to more valuable content being shared on a daily basis due simply to the increase in more reputable accounts. Unfortunately, the growing number of not-so-reputable accounts has made it difficult to sift through the crowd and determine which accounts are truly worth following.
Thankfully for nurses, we went ahead and did the sifting for you. After scouring through hundreds of nursing-specific Instagram accounts, we have narrowed it down to a list of 30 that we believe every nurse should be following. Some are meant for educational purposes, some offer inspiration, others specialize in comedic relief, and some might even provide all three – but ALL 30 of these nursing Instagram accounts are worth a follow: