10 Awesome Nurses to Follow on Twitter
Due to the potential power and reach of social media, nurses are getting involved on Twitter in a big way. Here’s a list of ten best nurse-run Twitter accounts to follow, offering information and insight from fun to education and everything in between.
Tiffany Kelley is the founder of Nightingale Apps, which aims to help nurses serve their patients in on-the-go situations and improve the quality of information needed to care for patients in hospital settings. She is a Ph.D. nurse, writer, and educator, and her feed is a combination of nursing and business information.
@theyoganurse – Annette Tersigni is an RN and the founder of YogaNurse. She’s an author and motivational speaker who seeks to empower nurses to become experts on stress and pain relief. Naturally, her Twitter feed is all things yoga and nursing. She encourages others to start their own yoga nursing programs.
@AmJNurs – The American Journal of Nursing’s Twitter feed keeps the nursing community informed about current nursing research. With peer-reviewed articles, this is one of the most trusted sources for nursing news. It also shares third-party articles, which helps keep it balanced and comprehensive for nurses in training.
If you’re wanting to network with even more nurses, a quick and simple strategy is to follow the nurses that these Twitter accounts are following. This is an easy way to stay up-to-date on nursing news, trends, and industry developments.