Need to de-stress from a long shift?
How about some straight talk from another nurse who gets it? Podcasts are an increasingly popular way to enjoy a laugh, hear an inspiring story, or even take a mental health break.
Below, we've pulled together seven of the best podcasts for nurses from nursing influencers, healthcare experts, and even Hollywood--—check them out on your next commute, coffee run, or cozy evening in on iHeart or wherever you get your podcasts.
Dr. Joy Harden Bradford is a licensed psychologist, speaker, and podcast host focused on making mental health topics more relevant and accessible for Black women. Her pop culture savvy and sense of humor will resonate with audiences of all stripes.
The Nocturnists aims to humanize healthcare, support clinician well-being, and transform medical culture by sharing the stories and uplifting voices of healthcare workers. Host and physician Emily Silverman airs stories, intimate audio diaries, and insightful interviews that celebrate the humanity of healthcare workers.
Calling all students: Are you struggling, overwhelmed, or just really excited about nursing school? Nurse Mo and the Straight A Nursing podcast are here to help. Mo covers everything from the fundamentals, to clinicals, to pediatrics, pharmacology, and more to help students thrive through every challenge nursing school throws at them.
Need to escape with something spooky? Unexplained takes listeners on a strange and atmospheric journey with tales of haunting real-life events that continue to evade explanation. Just like your last overnight shift, you'll be asking yourself about the nature of reality, truth, and the human condition.
They may not be real doctors, but Zach Braff and Donald Faison's offscreen friendship is just as real as it was on the hit hospital sitcom Scrubs. Join them for an episode-by-episode look at the show with plenty of laughs and behind-the-scenes stories to go around.
Do you want to try meditation but are unsure where to start? Chel Hamilton's Meditation Minis provide bite-sized, unintimidating guided practices for anxiety, stress, sleep issues, and much more. All you need is 10 minutes to calm and refocus your mind with hypnotherapist Hamilton's soothing voice.
After rising to popularity on TikTok, Nurse John began podcasting in mid-2023 to offer his fans an unfiltered look at the highs and lows of his life and career. In his words, it's "your weekly therapy session"—come for John’s relatable nursing stories and stay for his infectious personality.