Eighteen (18) Freebies & Discounts for Nurses During Nurses Week 2021

Freebies for National Nurses Week

National Nurses Week is celebrated from May 6th-12th each year. Nurses Day is celebrated on this Thursday, May 6th.

Known to many as the mother of nursing, Florence Nightingale’s birthday is on May 12th. This year is the 201st anniversary of her birthday.During the Crimean War, she led the fight to improve unsanitary conditions at an English hospital, reducing the death among patient by nearly by two-thirds. Physicians and other health care workers were astonished at her results. Her methods inspired worldwide healthcare reform and in the process saved many lives.

In the midst of this current world-wide pandemic, nurses are being acknowledged as essential warriors and heroes in this fight against COVID-19.

Many businesses are recognizing their efforts and offering freebies and discounts to acknowledge them.

Listed below are discounts and freebies offered to nurses during this week. StaffLink gathered this information from many different sources. Some of these offerings extend beyond this week. Some of these offerings are pretty nice, like free Crocs and free tax preparation. Visit the websites of the businesses listed below for more information or call a nearby store or location. Happy Nurses Day and Week from StaffLink!

  • Dave and Busters
  • IHOP
  • Hooters
  • Panda Express
  • McAlister’s Deli
  • Mrs. Fields
  • Chipotle
  • Cinnabon
  • Outback Steakhouse
  • Dunkin Donuts
  • Krispy Kreme
  • Crocs
  • HR Block
  • McDonalds
  • The Northface
  • Starbucks
  • Zaxby’s

We gathered this information from several sources. For most of the above purchases, you simply need to show at ID showing you are a nurse at the time of purchase.

Nurses Week 2021: Free Chipotle burritos, free Dunkin’ coffee Thursday (usatoday.com)

The 10 Best National Nurses Week Deals (delish.com)

Gretchen Curry, MSPH