15 Nurse Discounts That Can Save You Money
Did you know your nursing license could double as a coupon with retailers and service providers across the nation?
Nurse discounts at stores are popular during events like National Nurse's Week, but you can also save on a range of services and goods throughout the year just by asking for your nurse discount at stores and other organizations. Check out our curated list for some of the top ways to save.
15 Ways to Save with Nurse Discounts
Wherever you find yourself working as a staff or travel nurse, consider these registered nurse discounts to stretch your pay and help you feel appreciated:
1. Nursing gear and clothing
Looking for style and comfort? Nurses and other healthcare workers qualify for discounts up to 30% on scrubs and lab coats from Medelita. This online retailer offers a wide variety of men's and women's styles in high performance fabrics.
And for your hardworking feet, don’t miss the 20% discount for nurses and other healthcare workers offered by Danform Shoes, featuring popular brands like Hoka, Dansko and Klogs.
2. Auto and home insurance
Liberty Mutual Insurance partners with the American Nurses Association (ANA) to give registered nurses discounts on auto and home insurance. If you're a member of the ANA, you can take advantage of a quick and convenient application process by logging in to your ANA account. Or mention your ANA membership to your local Liberty Mutual agent when dealing with them directly.
GEICO also offers nurse discounts to members of the Association of Women's Health, Obstetric, and Neonatal Nurses. Other insurance companies may offer registered nurse discounts, as well, so be sure to ask your insurance agent.
3. Life and AD&D insurance
Members of the American Nurses Association can also get a nurse discount on life insurance through Prudential Life Insurance, which provides exclusive plans for ANA Members. Their term life Insurance can protect your loved ones, and your coverage stays in place even if your health or employer changes. Discounted AD&D insurance is also available, to protect you and your family if an accident results in death or dismemberment.
4. Athletic shoes and clothing from top retailers
In need of some name brand athletic shoes and apparel? A number of retailers are currently offering discounts for nurses and other medical professionals including:
• 30% discount from Adidas online, or 20% in their outlet stores;
• 50% discount from Reebok online, including many popular shoes for nurses;
• 40% discount from ASICS in their online store;
• 10% discount from Nike on a wide selection of items;
Most online retailers require verification in order to receive your nurse discounts, using systems like ID.me and or SheerID.
5. Gear for your outdoor adventures
From camping equipment to the ultimate flannel shirt or hiking boots, L.L. Bean can outfit you for every outdoor adventure. This iconic retailer is proud to offer nurses and other medical professionals a 15% discount on hundreds of high-quality products.
Another favorite name for outdoor adventurers is Yeti, which offers a 20% discount for nurses and first responders on their top-of-the-line travel mugs, coolers, and more.
7. Cell phone service
Depending on your provider, you may be able to score savings on your mobile phone bill due to your nursing job.
AT&T currently has a 25% nurse discount on several of their cell phone plans, no matter who you work for, while other carriers may have a contract with your hospital employer to provide all employees with savings.
8. Smartphones, TVs, laptops & more
Want to save on products from one of the top names in electronics? Samsung has a special savings program for first responders that includes nurses. You can save up to 30% when you shop Samsung.com, and even combine your discount with most offers to increase your savings. No discount codes are required, but you may be required to provide verification during purchase.
9. Theme parks and attractions
As a way of saying thank you for all you do, a number of theme parks throughout the country offer special nurse discounts, ranging from 15% to 50% off their regular admission prices. These registered nurse discounts are a great way to take in the sights while you are on a travel nurse assignment.
From Disney and Universal to zoos, aquariums, water parks and escape rooms, you and your family can access nurse discounts on theme parks and attractions through the ID.me program. The discount is unique to each location, so call ahead or visit online if you're planning a trip or day out.
10. Car rental discounts
Need a rental car for your next vacation or travel nurse road trip? There’s a nurse discount for that! Members of National Nurses United (NNU) and their state affiliates can receive discounts on various insurance options and Hertz and Avis rental cars. Hotwire is also offering an extra 10% discount on their car rental rates to nurses and others in the medical community.
11. Movie theater discounts
Members of NursesUSA can save up to 40% when buying movie tickets at national cinema chains including AMC, Carmike, and Regal. You’ll have to order online via the NUSA site to score these nurse discounts on blockbuster entertainment.
The ID.me program for nurses also offers a variety of discounted movie tickets for theaters like AMC, Cinemark, Regal, Edwards and others. Or you can choose to save at home with discounts on Showtime, Dish TV service, NFL Game Pass, and more.
12. Restaurants and meal deliveries
Part of the fun of a travel nursing job is exploring the local restaurants and eateries, but you can also save on some national and regional chains that offer nurse discounts. Some examples include Outback Steakhouse and Texas de Brazil. Individual restaurants and franchise locations may offer discounts, as well, so be sure and ask, especially during Nurses Week.
The ID.me program also offers discounts for nurses on a variety of meal delivery programs, including Hello Fresh, Home Chef, Blue Apron and more.
13. School and office supplies
You can benefit from great savings even before you get your nursing license.
Members of the National Student Nurses Association (NSNA) can save up to 75% on school and office supplies via Office Depot and OfficeMax. NursesUSA also participates in the discount program, allowing significant savings for NUSA members.
14. Mattresses and bedding
Nurses know how important sleep can be for their overall health and energy, and a number of manufacturers offer nurses discounts to help you sleep comfortably and in style. Check out the discounts from Casper, Brooklyn Bedding, Tuft and Needle, Nectar, and more.
15. Hotel rooms
For nurses working in different locations during the COVID-19 crisis, a number have enjoyed special hotel rates from chains like Choice Hotels, which can help a housing stipend stretch even further.
But nurses can also find vacation packages or special nurse discounts through a variety of individual properties and hotel chains. For example, Hyatt has extended their Healthcare Friends and Family rate for stays through June 30, 2022, with 30% to 50% savings available. Hotwire also offers medical professionals an additional 10% off their hotel booking rates.