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Celebrate National Nurses Week by sharing a video with us.

The best 3 videos will win a $50 Amazon gift card!


National Nurses Week is May 6-12, 2017. This year has been designated as the Year of the Healthy Nurse. Tell us how you maintain a healthy work/life balance by sending us a short video based on this year's theme: Nursing: The Balance of Mind, Body and Spirit. Or just tell us about your life as a nurse. We'd love to hear your stories! We'll share the best videos on our social media outlets and website during National Nurses Week.  

It's easy—use your smart phone.

  1. Use FaceTime (selfie/front-facing camera option) on your phone to take a video of yourself or use a camera.
  2. Rest your elbow on a hard surface or use a tripod.
  3. Hold your phone SIDEWAYS, so your movie isn't long and narrow.
  4. Start by using one of the lead-in sentences below. 
  5. Take a super short video (30 seconds max.)
  6. Upload your video using the form below. (
  7. Enter as many times as you wish.
  8. Video tips: Good lighting, genuine smile, talk naturally (no script). Laughter, heartfelt expressions, bloopers, realistic conversation a PLUS!

Start with one of these lead-Ins.

  1. I keep a good work-life balance by...
  2. I find the time for self care by...
  3. When I practice mindfulness, my patients benefit because...
  4. I knew I was a nurse when...
  5. I keep my passion for nursing alive by...
  6. Make up your own!

Contest Deadline: Monday, May 1, 2017 11:59 pm PT

Contest Rules: Contest Rules and Details

Winners announced: Wednesday, May 10, 2017



DID YOU REMEMBER TO TAKE A HORIZONTAL VIDEO? File formats: .mov and .mp4. Your video should not exceed 30 MB. (30 seconds). Please do not film a patient.
Files must be less than 29.3 MB.
Allowed file types: mov mp4.
Anything you want to say about your video?